Defense Secretary Gates, off to Singapore for a regional security summit, says US sees no 'crisis' in Pyongyang's 'very provocative' display of force this week.
Q&A: Kim Jong Il's drive to make his nation a nuclear power and how that threatens Asian neighbors.
Pyongyang attacked South Korea’s decision to join a partnership meant to block shipments of nuclear materiel.
Consensus is rising in the international community: Enough cajoling, it's time to get tough.
South Korea joined a US-led program to block shipments of nuclear material. In Japan, a lawmaker urged first-strike capability.
President Lee has reversed the softer approach of his predecessor, Roh Moo Hyun, who committed suicide over the weekend
Washington’s response to the rogue nation’s nuclear test Monday is complicated by Pyongyang’s custody of two American journalists.