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North Korea fires five short-range missiles into sea

North Korea fires five short-range missiles into sea

North Korea on Monday fired five short-range missiles into the sea off its east coast - the latest in a series of missile launches ordered by leader Kim Jong-Un amid rising military tensions.

North Korea orders South Koreans to leave Kaesong immediately

North Korea orders South Koreans to leave Kaesong immediately

North Korea ordered all South Koreans to leave the jointly-run Kaesong industrial zone immediately and announced it was seizing all materials left in the complex.

North Korea triggers fresh fury with space rocket launch

North Korea triggers fresh fury with space rocket launch

North Korea said it had successfully put a satellite into orbit, with a rocket launch widely condemned as a disguised ballistic missile test for a weapons delivery system to strike the US mainland.

US bomber flies over S. Korea as show of force against North

US bomber flies over S. Korea as show of force against North

The US sent a heavy bomber over South Korea on Sunday in a show of force as North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un insisted his country's latest nuclear test was carried out in self-defence.

South Korea resumes propaganda broadcasts hated by North

South Korea resumes propaganda broadcasts hated by North

South Korea resumed high-decibel propaganda broadcasts into North Korea as the US ramped up pressure on China to bring Pyongyang to heel after its latest nuclear test.

UN Security Council to consider new North Korea sanctions

UN Security Council to consider new North Korea sanctions

The UN Security Council is considering imposing further sanctions on North Korea after it carried out a nuclear test, the British ambassador said Wednesday.

North Korea ‘successfully’ conducts nuclear test

North Korea ‘successfully’ conducts nuclear test

North Korea said it had successfully conducted a test of a miniaturised hydrogen nuclear device, marking a significant advance in the isolated state's strike capabilities and raising alarm bells in Japan and South Korea.