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Trump’s ‘Risky Game’ With N Korea Could Lead to Unintentional War, Experts Warn

07-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

The Trump administration’s increasingly belligerent rhetoric toward North Korea after the isolated nation’s latest long-range missile test has started a [...]
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Jet Pilots Say They Saw N Korean Missile in Flight

07-Dec-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Pilots of three commercial jets reported seeing what appeared to be the missile that North Korea launched last week, raising questions about the possible risk to civilian [...]
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US Military’s Microwave Weapon Can Fry N Korean Missile Electronics and Foil Attack

07-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

The US has a microwave weapon that could fry the electronics of North Korea’s missiles and prevent them from launching, according to a weapons development official. The [...]
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Senior UN official arrives in North Korea

Senior UN official arrives in North Korea

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 10:02 AM

A senior United Nations official arrived in North Korea Tuesday for the first visit of its kind in six years, as US and South Korean military drills inflame tensions in the [...]
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UN political affairs chief to visit N Korea this week

UN political affairs chief to visit N Korea this week

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United Nations’ political affairs chief will visit North Korea this week, making the highest-level visit by a UN official in more than six years as tensions grip [...]
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Has the Google of Korea Found a Way to Save Struggling News Outlets?

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | The Atlantic | 6:00 AM

The nation’s dominant search engine has a model for benefiting local publications — but many are worried about its implications. Walk into the headquarters of [...]
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US military base in Korea mired in corruption scandal

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Dw.com | 6:00 AM

During the construction of Camp Humphreys, the largest US military base on foreign soil, a South Korean conglomerate is reported to have paid nearly $3 million in bribes in [...]
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Russia Sends Marines Near N Korea Border for Live-Fire, Armored-Vehicle Drills

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | News Week | 6:00 AM

After practicing landing on the beachhead of Russia’s only region that borders North Korea last week, the country’s marines will now go on a live-fire drill [...]
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N Korea missile: Inconsistencies spotted in Hwasong-15 images

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The photographs North Korean state media released of last week’s Hwasong-15 nighttime missile test appear to have been tampered with, an analyst told CNN. Marco [...]
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Goldman Sees Korea Passing $30000 Income Milestone in 2018

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

South Korea is poised to achieve its long-held goal of surpassing annual per capita income of $30,000, a level regarded as marking the ascension to a developed economy. [...]
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AP word cloud reveals the patterns in N. Korean propaganda

AP word cloud reveals the patterns in N. Korean propaganda

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Kim. Nuclear. War. The message embedded in North Korea’s propaganda is summed up best in those three words. That’s what the world hears and what’s revealed [...]
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UN envoy bound for NKorea as tensions soar

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United Nations has dispatched an envoy to North Korea for a rare visit aimed at defusing tensions over Pyongyang’s intercontinental ballistic missile launch, as the [...]
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Senior UN official to make rare visit to N Korea: official

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A top UN official will travel to North Korea this week for talks with officials there, a UN spokesman said Monday, amid heightened tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear and [...]
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The past 72 hours in US-N Korea tensions, explained

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | VOX | 6:00 AM

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster on Saturday said there was an “increasing” likelihood of war with North Korea. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said it was time [...]
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Microwave weapon could fry N Korean missile controls, say experts

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | NBC News | 6:00 AM

The US has microwave weapons that proponents believe could stop North Korea from launching missiles by frying their electronics. The weapons were discussed at an August White [...]
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