North Korea Warns U.S. Over Biden’s ‘Big Blunder

North Korea warned on Sunday that the United States will face a grave situation if it continues to pursue its “hostile policy” toward Pyongyang’s nuclear program. The statement, attributed to Kwon Jong Gun, head of the Foreign Ministry’s department of U.S. affairs, comes as the Biden administration is set to unveil a new strategy to… Continue reading North Korea Warns U.S. Over Biden’s ‘Big Blunder

Intelligence Chiefs Say China, Russia Are Biggest Threats To U.S.

The top U.S. intelligence officials on Wednesday provided their assessment of worldwide threats affecting U.S. interests, focusing on cybersecurity and military concerns posed by Beijing and Moscow, but also the threat of both domestic and international terrorism. It was the first such assessment formally presented at a hearing to Congress in two years due to… Continue reading Intelligence Chiefs Say China, Russia Are Biggest Threats To U.S.

Citing Pandemic Fears, North Korea Says It Won’t Attend Tokyo Olympics

North Korea says it will skip the upcoming Summer Olympics in Tokyo, citing coronavirus concerns – a move that frustrates South Korea’s hopes that the games might revive stalled peace talks between the bitter rivals. The decision to sit out the already delayed Tokyo Games means the North’s athletes will be a no-show at the… Continue reading Citing Pandemic Fears, North Korea Says It Won’t Attend Tokyo Olympics

North Korea announces it won’t participate in Tokyo Olympics

The Secretive State of North Korea has reportedly decided to drop out of the forthcoming Tokyo Olympics due to concerns its athletes could contract coronavirus. North Korea decided to sever ties with the outside world in 2020 to prevent an influx of coronavirus cases in the country. The country has not reported a single case… Continue reading North Korea announces it won’t participate in Tokyo Olympics

Ballistic Missile Launch Near Japan Pushes Tensions With North Korea

A man wearing a face mask stands near TV screens showing a news program reporting about North Korea's missiles with file images at an electronic shop in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, March 24, 2021. North Korea fired short-range missiles this past weekend, just days after the sister of Kim Jong Un threatened the United States and South Korea for holding joint military exercises. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

North Korea launched two ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan Thursday, in its first provocation of the Biden White House. The missiles fell into the waters that lie between North Korea and Japan, and avoided the latter’s economic zone, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said in a statement. Suga condemned Pyongyang’s actions and said… Continue reading Ballistic Missile Launch Near Japan Pushes Tensions With North Korea

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan

For the first time since Joe Biden became US president, the secretive state of North Korea has fired two ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan on Thursday March 25, the US and Japan have announced. Under UN Security Council resolutions, North Korea is banned from testing ballistic missiles, considered threatening weapons. Japanese officials said… Continue reading North Korea fires two ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan

North Korea Tests Short-Range Missile But White House Keeps Door Open To Talks

A file footage of North Korean flag is seen at a TV screen during a news program reporting about the North Korea at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. North Korea is celebrating the 75th anniversary of its ruling party with outside observers expecting leader Kim Jong Un to take center stage in a massive military parade in capital Pyongyang. It wasn’t immediately clear whether any events were proceeding or had already taken place. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

North Korea tested short-range missile systems over the weekend, but the Biden administration is keeping its door open to talks, a diplomatic effort that officials said won’t be easy. The Biden team has been studying how best to approach Pyongyang after former President Donald Trump’s unusual diplomatic push, which included three historic in-person talks between… Continue reading North Korea Tests Short-Range Missile But White House Keeps Door Open To Talks

North Korea accused of trying to hack Pfizer for Covid-19 vaccine info

North Korean hackers tried to break into the computer systems of pharmaceutical giant Pfizer in a search for information on a coronavirus vaccine and treatment technology, South Korea’s spy agency said Tuesday, Feb 16 North Korea has been under self-imposed isolation since closing its borders in January last year to try to protect itself from… Continue reading North Korea accused of trying to hack Pfizer for Covid-19 vaccine info

US is North Korea’s biggest enemy -Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the United States is his nuclear-armed nation’s “biggest enemy”, state media reported Saturday. The declaration comes less than two weeks before the inauguration of Joe Biden as US president, and after a tumultuous relationship between Kim and the outgoing Donald Trump. Kim and Trump first engaged in a… Continue reading US is North Korea’s biggest enemy -Kim Jong Un

North Korea ‘executes’ man by firing squad for violating COVID-19 quarantine rules

North Korea has reportedly executed a citizen in public for violating “emergency quarantine measures” in the country.  According to Radio Free Asia (RFA), a citizen in North Korea was executed by firing squad shooting, after the man was accused of smuggling with his Chinese business partners. The report said the public execution was ordered in an effort… Continue reading North Korea ‘executes’ man by firing squad for violating COVID-19 quarantine rules