Topic: The Korea Herald
The threat of such a test, coming amid plans to test a controversial rocket this week, is seen as an effort by North Korea to extort more aid from the international community.
As North Korea faces ongoing food shortages, the US appears closer to providing food aid amid hopes for movement on six-party nuclear talks.
09/19/2011 01:27 pm
Will one bestselling novel – "Please Look After Mom" – help Korean literature find its way in the global marketplace?
07/12/2011 10:27 am
Critics say that the garlic field cash stash is further proof that the 50,000 won note could aids those operating on the black market because it is easily hidden from the prying eyes of authorities.
04/13/2011 12:58 pm
Terrorism & Security North Korea says on 'brink of war' as US, South Korea prepare for military exercises
North Korea kept up its harsh rhetoric Friday, indicating that it saw upcoming military exercises as fresh provocation. US Gen. Walter Sharp toured the island area attacked by the North on Tuesday.
11/26/2010 09:35 am
Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, says he is worried by Beijing's 'heavy investments' in the sea and air capabilities of the China military and its rejection of military contacts with the US.
06/10/2010 09:12 am
North Korea has requested a formal peace treaty with the US, with which it has technically been in a state of war for over half a century.
01/11/2010 07:52 am
The South says it is tired of an approach that lets North get perks for small concessions.
09/22/2009 01:00 am
Seoul rejected Pyongyang's explanation that water levels had risen dangerously, pointing out that no recent downpours could have caused that. The water row is escalating just as tensions between the two had begun to ease.
09/09/2009 01:00 am
The North offered to engage in dialogue, and said sanctions would be met by an acceleration of its nuclear program.
09/04/2009 01:00 am
The move is a response to the UN Security Council statement condemning North Korea's missile launch last week.
04/14/2009 01:00 am
The delegation will discuss buying fuel rods from a North Korean reactor, a step in the North's disarmament process.
01/13/2009 12:00 am