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Failing N Korea Policies Being Criticised in Both the US, China

Failing N Korea Policies Being Criticised in Both the US, China

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Voanews | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s relentless pursuit of nuclear weapons is forcing both its allies and adversaries to rethink their strategies for maintaining regional peace and security. [...]
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Is Korea a ‘nation in trouble’?

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

The headlines in South Korea’s newspapers have been largely negative in recent months, dominated by scandal, political impasse and social unrest. But some say it shows [...]
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Aid agencies in call for N Korea funding after devastating floods

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Theguardian | 6:00 AM

International aid agencies have called for millions of dollars of funding for an urgent relief effort in North Korea after floods in the country’s remote north-east in [...]
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Report: Japan, N Korea secretly met to discuss abduction issue

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

Japan and North Korea met confidentially in China to discuss the issue of abducted Japanese nationals, according to a Japanese press report. Government officials from Tokyo [...]
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N Korea facing pre-emptive strike says former US military chief

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Dailystar | 6:00 AM

Admiral Mike Mullen, ex-chair of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, suggested it at a meeting in Washington. This year North Korea has tested two nuclear weapons as well as [...]
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Japan Boosts Patrol Against Possible N. Korea Provocation

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | KBS | 6:00 AM

A senior Japanese official said his country is closely cooperating with South Korea and the US in gathering intelligence and maintaining defense readiness over speculations [...]
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How Korea displays the value of FDR’s famous and ever-relevant 4 freedoms

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Dallasnews | 6:00 AM

Seventy-five years after Franklin D. Roosevelt delivered the State of the Union address that came to be known as the Four Freedoms speech, the freedoms he enumerated, and the [...]
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Typhoon Chaba batters Korea leaving hundreds homeless and seven dead

Typhoon Chaba batters Korea leaving hundreds homeless and seven dead

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | IBtimes | 6:00 AM

The storm hit the island of Jeju overnight on 4 October, resulting in hundreds of houses, shops and factories being inundated in surrounding areas, according to the Ministry [...]
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Korea: Deadly Typhoon Chaba flips cars, floods homes

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Typhoon Chaba left a trail of destruction in South Korea Wednesday, flipping cars, flooding homes and killing at least six people. A huge wave washed away six ship crew and [...]
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Activity at N Korea nuclear site fuels test fears

Activity at N Korea nuclear site fuels test fears

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Analysis of recent satellite images of North Korea’s nuclear test site shows activity at all three of its tunnel complexes, fuelling speculation of another test ahead [...]
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Agencies warn of fresh disaster as winter looms in flood-hit N. Korea

Agencies warn of fresh disaster as winter looms in flood-hit N. Korea

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Humanitarian agencies are warning of a “second disaster” in flood-hit North Korea with tens of thousands – many of them children – still homeless as [...]
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Satellite images show activity at N Korea nuclear test site – report

Satellite images show activity at N Korea nuclear test site – report

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An increase in activity at North Korea’s nuclear test site could signal preparations for a new test or a collection of data from its last one, a US-based monitoring [...]
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N Korean Defectors to Create government in Exile, Paper Says

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Boomberg | 6:00 AM

A group of high-profile defectors are planning to establish a North Korean government in exile in the US early next year, a South Korean newspaper reported Friday, citing one [...]
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S. Korea on high alert for N. Korea’s possible provocation ahead of key anniversary

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s military is on high alert as North Korea might stage another provocation to celebrate its key anniversary early next week, government officials said [...]
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Typhoon Chaba leaves 7 dead, 3 missing in southern S. Korea

Typhoon Chaba leaves 7 dead, 3 missing in southern S. Korea

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

At least seven people were killed in South Korea as Typhoon Chaba struck the country’s southern region with strong winds and heavy rains during the week, the safety [...]
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