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Kissinger calls N Korea’s nukes ‘most immediate challenge to international peace’

29-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Allowing North Korea to keep nuclear weapons would send a terrible message to other countries seeking to gain leverage in global politics, former US national security adviser [...]
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N Korea’s Olympic unity efforts won’t ease tensions, former defense secretary Ash Carter says

N Korea’s Olympic unity efforts won’t ease tensions, former defense secretary Ash Carter says

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The North-South Korean team unification at next month’s Olympics won’t defuse tensions over Pyongyang’s missile programme, former Defense Secretary Ash [...]
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US warns HK over N Korea smuggling, money laundering

US warns HK over N Korea smuggling, money laundering

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong needs to do more to combat North Korean smuggling and money laundering in the city, a top US official has warned. The Asian financial hub has been linked to [...]
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N. Korea planning military event on eve of Pyeongchang Games

N. Korea planning military event on eve of Pyeongchang Games

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea is preparing to stage a major event to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of its military on February 8 just one day before the opening ceremony of the [...]
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Blaze in Korean hospital kills 41, more than 70 injured

Blaze in Korean hospital kills 41, more than 70 injured

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Once famous for an award-winning film of the same name, the South Korean city of Miryang became a scene of horror on Friday as flames and toxic smoke swept through a [...]
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33 dead in Korea hospital blaze: firefighters

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

At least 33 people were killed in a blaze at a hospital in South Korea on Friday, firefighters said, with more than 70 injured. It is the second devastating blaze in just a [...]
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It’s ‘complicated:’ China’s NKorea envoy on lack of visit

It’s ‘complicated:’ China’s NKorea envoy on lack of visit

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China’s chief envoy for North Korean affairs said Friday the reasons he hasn’t visited Pyongyang are “complicated” but that China remains committed to [...]
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Hospital fire kills dozens, injures more than 100 in Korea

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

A fire spread flames and smoke through much of a South Korean hospital Friday morning, killing 37 people, mainly from suffocation, and injuring more than 100 others in one of [...]
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Trump accused Russia of helping N Korea. Putin would have his reasons

Trump accused Russia of helping N Korea. Putin would have his reasons

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump made major news last week when he accused Russia of helping North Korea evade international sanctions. Reports that Russian tankers helped deliver fuel [...]
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Kissinger calls N Korea’s nukes ‘most immediate challenge to international peace’

Kissinger calls N Korea’s nukes ‘most immediate challenge to international peace’

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Allowing North Korea to keep nuclear weapons would send a terrible message to other countries seeking to gain leverage in global politics, former US national security adviser [...]
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Korea’s Internet Infrastructure Shows How Net Neutrality Should Be Done

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

The last several months have been a lonely time for FCC Chair and anti-net neutrality campaigner Ajit Pai. His one-man charm offensive has seen him emerge as the most [...]
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Korea and Japan ‘accepted N Korean coal’ despite sanctions, intelligence officials say

Korea and Japan ‘accepted N Korean coal’ despite sanctions, intelligence officials say

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

North Korea supplied coal to its neighbour to the south and Japan in the latest evidence of sanctions on the isolated state being thwarted, according to a report. Western [...]
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Nuclear N Korea ‘immediate challenge’ of our time: Kissinger

Nuclear N Korea ‘immediate challenge’ of our time: Kissinger

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea poses the most immediate threat to global security, former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger told Congress Thursday, stressing that denuclearisation of the [...]
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N Korea sanctions are strangling this Chinese city

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Empty shops. Failing businesses. And bored North Korean officials drinking their days away. These are the stories being told on the streets of Dandong — a gritty, [...]
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Korea hospital hit by deadly fire

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

At least 41 people have been killed and dozens injured in a fire at a hospital in Miryang, South Korea, said the Yonhap news agency. The fire is thought to have started in [...]
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