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Intelligence Agencies Say North Korean Missile Could Reach U.S. in a Year

| July 26, 2017 | 0 Comments




The estimate significantly shortens the time that analysts believed it would take the regime to develop a weapon capable of reaching the continental United States.

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South Korea Proposes Military Talks With North at Their Border

| July 17, 2017 | 0 Comments




Such talks would be the first in years, and the North’s reaction will be the first test of the new South Korean president’s pro-dialogue policy.

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South Korea Proposes Military Talks With North at Their Border

Live Briefing: Hundreds Protest in Hamburg as G-20 Begins

| July 7, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Tiny Satellites From Silicon Valley May Help Track North Korea Missiles

| July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments




Civilian satellites developed to count cars in Target parking lots and monitor crops are being reconfigured to help the American military detect North Korea’s missile launches.

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U.S. Confirms that North Korea Fired Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

| July 4, 2017 | 0 Comments




The North claimed a milestone in its efforts to build nuclear weapons capable of hitting the mainland United States.

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North Korea Fires Another Missile Amid Rising Tensions With U.S.

| July 4, 2017 | 0 Comments




The missile took off from the northwestern town of Kusong and landed in the sea between North Korea and Japan, the South Korean military said in a statement.

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Trump Presses Xi for Help in Addressing ‘Growing Threat’ of North Korea

| July 3, 2017 | 0 Comments




President Xi Jinping said the United States-China relationship had shown progress but was also affected by “negative factors,” according to Chinese news reports.

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Trump Presses Xi for Help in Addressing ‘Growing Threat’ of North Korea

5 North Koreans Found in South’s Waters Appear to Be Defectors

| July 1, 2017 | 0 Comments




The four men and one woman, who indicated that they wanted to defect when their boat was stopped by the South Korean Coast Guard, are being interviewed.

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Trump Takes More Aggressive Stance With U.S. Friends and Foes in Asia

| July 1, 2017 | 0 Comments




The president pressed South Korea on trade and made moves that angered China, posing a test of whether he can keep campaign promises while also cooperating on security.

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South Korea Leader Hopes for Unified Olympic Team With the North

| June 24, 2017 | 0 Comments




If the North and the South form a team for the Winter Games next year, it would be a major milestone in inter-Korean relations.

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Trump’s Washington News of the Week: Health Care Bill, Karen Handel and James Comey

| June 24, 2017 | 0 Comments




Worried that you missed an important political story this week? You’re not alone. Catch up on a busy week of news.

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U.S. Pressed to Pursue Deal to Freeze North Korea Missile Tests

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments





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China Falls Short on Curbing North Korea, Trump Says

| June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments




The president’s statement was an extraordinary admission of failure of his strategy for dealing with the North, leaving him with unpalatable options.

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North Korea Accuses U.S. of ‘Mugging’ Its Diplomats in New York

| June 18, 2017 | 0 Comments




Officials returning from a United Nations conference were about to board a plane when federal agents seized a package they were carrying.

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Otto Warmbier Came Home in a Coma. Travel Company Says North Korea Is ‘Extremely Safe!’

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments




The case of Mr. Warmbier, who was detained in North Korea for 17 months, has prompted fresh scrutiny of the agencies that take tourists to the country.

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As Trump Bets on China’s Help on North Korea, Aides Ask: Is It Worth It?

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments




China’s failure to tighten pressure on its neighbor has left the Trump administration with few good options in dealing with the North Korea crisis.

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As Trump Bets on China’s Help on North Korea, Aides Ask: Is It Worth It?

Otto Warmbier Was ‘Brutalized and Terrorized’ in North Korea, Father Says

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments




Mr. Warmbier returned Tuesday night after being in North Korean custody for 17 months. He had reportedly been comatose for more than a year.

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Otto Warmbier, American Held by North Korea, Is Evacuated in a Coma

| June 13, 2017 | 0 Comments




Held for over a year, Mr. Warmbier, a student at the University of Virginia, was serving a 15-year sentence for trying to steal a propaganda poster.

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Otto Warmbier, American Held by North Korea, Is Evacuated in a Coma

Mattis Beseeches Officials at Singapore Conference to ‘Bear With Us’

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Researchers in North Korea Claim Their Single Miracle Drug Development Cures HIV/Aids, Ebola and…

| November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments



In 2015, rumors emerged from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) that the country has invented a miraculous drug that is capable of curing many deadly diseases, including HIV/Aids, Ebola, cancer and others. The rumor was mainly spread by news outlets in Korea. […]

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Obama Administration Plans to Open Center to Fight Cyberattacks

| February 11, 2015




A goal would be fewer conflicts among agencies, essentially putting greater control of assessments into the hands of the director of national intelligence.




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Obama Administration Plans to Open Center to Fight Cyberattacks

NSA Acknowledges What We All Feared: Iran Learns From US Cyberattacks

| February 10, 2015





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North Korea Launches 5 Short-Range Missiles

| February 8, 2015




The launchings, reported by South Korea, came a day after the North said that its leader had witnessed the test-firing of a new antiship missile.




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North Korea Launches 5 Short-Range Missiles

North Korea Says It Has Tested New Antiship Missile

| February 7, 2015




A state media report Saturday quoted Kim Jong-un, the North’s leader, as calling for “more tactical guided weapons of high precision and intelligence.”




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Prominent North Korean Defector Recants Parts of His Story

| January 18, 2015




Shin Dong-hyuk became famous after speaking about his childhood in a prison camp. On Sunday, he said that elements of his harrowing tale were untrue.




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South Korean Leader Urges North to ‘Stop Hesitating’ on Talks

| January 12, 2015




President Park Geun-hye’s appeal followed a New Year’s Day speech by Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, in which he said he was ready to meet Ms. Park.




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North Korea Offers U.S. Deal to Halt Nuclear Test

| January 10, 2015




North Korea said it had told the United States that it would impose a temporary moratorium on nuclear tests if Washington canceled its joint annual military exercises with South Korea.

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The Feds Got the Sony Hack Right, But the Way They’re Framing It Is Dangerous

| January 10, 2015



The FBI’s statement that North Korea is responsible for the cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment has been met with various levels of support and criticism, which has polarized the information security community. At its core, the debate comes down to this: Should we trust the government and its evidence or not? But I believe there is another view that has not been widely represented. Those who trust the government, but disagree with the dangerous precedent being set.

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A Ring Sparks Speculation That North Korean Leader’s Sister Has Married

| January 3, 2015




A photograph in a North Korean newspaper of Kim Jong-un’s younger sister wearing what may be a wedding ring has prompted suggestions that she recently married the son of one of Mr. Kim’s close aides.




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More Sanctions on North Korea After Sony Case

| January 3, 2015




The Obama administration doubled down on its allegation that North Korea’s leadership was behind the hacking of Sony Pictures.




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