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North Korea details plans to dismantle nuclear test site

North Korea details plans to dismantle nuclear test site

North Korea has scheduled the dismantlement of its nuclear test site for sometime between May 23 and 25 depending on weather conditions in order to uphold its previous pledge to discontinue nuclear tests, state media reported.

200 dead in tunnel accident at N.Korea nuclear test site

200 dead in tunnel accident at N.Korea nuclear test site

More than 200 people are feared to have died when a tunnel caved in at North Korea's nuclear test site after its latest detonation, a Japanese news report said Tuesday.

N Korea 'bolsters defences' after flight by US bombers

N Korea 'bolsters defences' after flight by US bombers

North Korea appears to have boosted defences on its east coast, Yonhap news agency said, after the North said US President Donald Trump had declared war and that it would shoot down US bombers flying near the peninsula.

North Korea preparing missile launch, says South Korea

North Korea preparing missile launch, says South Korea

The defence ministry said signs that North Korea was "preparing for another ballistic missile launch have consistently been detected since Sunday's test", referring to Pyongyang's sixth nuclear test.

Trump says nuclear test shows North Korea remains dangerous to US

Trump says nuclear test shows North Korea remains dangerous to US

North Korea’s ‘words and actions continue to be very hostile and dangerous to the United States,’ US President Donald Trump said on Twitter in his first reaction ...

US bombers fly over S.Korea after North nuclear test

US bombers fly over S.Korea after North nuclear test

Two US supersonic bombers flew over South Korea on Wednesday, with one of them landing at an air base 40 km (25 miles) south of the capital, according to a Reuters witness, the second such flight since North Korea's Sept. 9 nuclear test.

US bombers fly over South Korea in show of force

US bombers fly over South Korea in show of force

Two US B-1 bombers flew over South Korea in a show of force and solidarity with its ally after North Korea's nuclear test last week, while a US envoy called for a swift and strong response to Pyongyang from the United Nations.

North Korea 'ready for another nuclear test any time'

North Korea 'ready for another nuclear test any time'

North Korea is ready to conduct an additional nuclear test at any time, South Korea's Defence Ministry said on Monday, three days after the reclusive North's fifth test drew widespread condemnation.

US envoy says North Korea could face unilateral sanctions

US envoy says North Korea could face unilateral sanctions

The US may launch unilateral sanctions against North Korea, a US special envoy for the isolated state said on Sunday, two days after it carried out its fifth and biggest nuclear test in defiance of UN sanctions.

North Korea's fifth nuclear test prompts US calls for more sanctions

North Korea's fifth nuclear test prompts US calls for more sanctions

North Korea conducted its fifth and biggest nuclear test on Friday and said it had mastered the ability to mount a warhead on a ballistic missile, ratcheting up a threat that rivals ...

UN Security Council holds urgent talks on North Korea

UN Security Council holds urgent talks on North Korea

The UN Security Council hastily met for closed-door talks on North Korea's failed test-firing of ballistic missiles, the latest defiance from Pyongyang of UN resolutions.

North Korea fires submarine-launched missile, says South

North Korea fires submarine-launched missile, says South

North Korea fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile off its east coast, South Korea said, amid concerns that the isolated state might conduct a nuclear test or a missile launch.