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N. Korea fires ballistic missile into sea: Seoul

N. Korea fires ballistic missile into sea: Seoul

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea fired what appeared to be a medium-range ballistic missile into the sea Friday, just days after leader Kim Jong-Un ordered further nuclear warhead and missile [...]
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Obama moves to carry out US sanctions on N Korea

Obama moves to carry out US sanctions on N Korea

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Barack Obama signed an order Wednesday implementing UN-backed sanctions on North Korea after a nuclear test and missile launch this year, as Pyongyang promised [...]
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N Korea fires ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan, US confirms

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

North Korea fired two ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan Friday, a US defense official told Fox News. Both missiles are believed to be Nodong medium-range ballistic [...]
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S. Korean, Chinese nuke envoys to meet over N. Korea

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

Kim Hong-kyun, South Korea’s special representative for Korean Peninsula peace and security affairs, left for Beijing earlier in the day to hold talks with his Chinese [...]
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Korea says suspects second projectile launched by N Korea

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | JPost | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s military said it suspects North Korea fired a second missile on Friday morning, after the North earlier launched a ballistic missile that flew about 800 [...]
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US Student Runs Afoul of N Korea’s Devotion to Slogans

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Punishing a foreign tourist with 15 years of prison and hard labour for trying to steal a poster inscribed with a political slogan might seem preposterous in most of the [...]
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N Korea has a ridiculously luxe ski resort

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | NY Post | 6:00 AM

To view the humbling limits of round after round of international sanctions against North Korea, come to Masik Pass. It isn’t a secret military facility where Kim Jong [...]
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US Military Readiness Questioned Amid Korea Tensions

19-Mar-2016 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

US military leaders voiced concern Wednesday about their ability to fight a conventional war against the armed forces of countries like China, Russia, Iran and North Korea. [...]
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N Korea requests meeting with UN Security Council

N Korea requests meeting with UN Security Council

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The North Korean ambassador to the UN has filed a request for the body’s Security Council to meet over the ongoing US-South Korean joint military exercises. The letter, [...]
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Obama moves to carry out US sanctions on N Korea

Obama moves to carry out US sanctions on N Korea

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Barack Obama signed an order Wednesday implementing UN-backed sanctions on North Korea, amid a series of reprisals from Pyongyang. The White House said Obama had [...]
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US student pleads with N Korea to ‘save his life’

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | 9news | 6:00 AM

A US student begged North Korea to ‘think of his family’ as the communist nation sentenced him to 15 years hard labour for stealing a poster. Twenty-one year old [...]
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N Korea Calls Korean President Park Geun-Hye A ‘Bloodthirsty Dictator’ As Seoul Lauds US Sanctions

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

As South Korea lauded the fresh US sanctions signed Wednesday against North Korea, the Kim Jong Un regime released a new statement slamming South Korean president Park [...]
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The US Has Called on N Korea to Release a Detained American Student

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Otto Warmbier, 21, has been sentenced to 15 years of hard labour The White House demanded on Wednesday that North Korea pardon and release Otto Warmbier, the 21-year-old [...]
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US calls on N. Korea to release student jailed for ‘subversion’

US calls on N. Korea to release student jailed for ‘subversion’

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The US Wednesday accused North Korea of jailing an American student for political reasons and called for his immediate release after Pyongyang sentenced him to 15 [...]
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N Korea’s Kim Jong Un tops list of most powerful millennials

18-Mar-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

In a new ranking of the world’s most powerful millennials that include US celebrities Kim Kardashian and Beyonce, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un occupies the top spot. [...]
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