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US VP Pence warns N. Korea ‘all options are on the table’ in DMZ visit

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US vice President Mike Pence used a visit to the heavily militarised border between the two Koreas Monday to declare “all options are on the table” in dealing [...]
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Pence stresses ‘era of strategic patience’ over as he visits Korean DMZ

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US vice President Mike Pence stared across the demilitarised border between North and South Korea on Monday, a day after North Korea’s failed missile launch, [...]
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Mike Pence warns N Korea: ‘Era of strategic patience is over’

Mike Pence warns N Korea: ‘Era of strategic patience is over’

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Mike Pence has warned that the “era of strategic patience is over” with North Korea and urged China to use its “extraordinary levers” to pressure the [...]
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Tension spikes over N. Korea, but Pyongyang barely notices

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The clouds of war, it might seem, are gathering around the Korean Peninsula. The North Korean government flaunts an increasingly sophisticated arsenal of intercontinental [...]
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FACTBOX: Despite tough talk on N Korea, Trump’s options limited

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump has employed tough rhetoric in response to North Korea’s recent missile tests, but the new president’s options appear limited in dealing [...]
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US VP Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N Korea missile: AFP

US VP Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N Korea missile: AFP

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Mike Pence arrived at the gateway to the Demilitarised Zone dividing the two Koreas on Monday, an AFP correspondent reported, in a show of US resolve hours after North Korea [...]
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N Korea behavior ‘can’t continue’, Trump advisor warns after missile test

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States slammed North Korea’s latest missile test as a provocation and insisted Sunday it is working closely with China to resolve a crisis that Washington [...]
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Korea pension fund accepts Daewoo Shipbuilding bailout proposal

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co Ltd on Monday won near unanimous approval for a debt-to-equity swap plan in the first two of five [...]
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Pence Visits N Korea Border, `Heartened’ by China Moves

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

US vice President Mike Pence encouraged China to take action against North Korea while he met with troops a day after Kim Jong Un’s regime defied the Trump [...]
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The cost of unifying North and Korea

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Yahoo Finance | 6:00 AM

North Korea has become the epicenter of geopolitical tensions. Escalation into a military conflict could mean extreme problems in the near-term, as the North has nuclear [...]
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Peace along the border despite N. Korean threats

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

One soldier enjoys a cigarette, another sits reading quietly on the riverbank: seen from the Chinese side of the border, North Korea’s army does not appear to be on a [...]
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VP Pence jets into Seoul with Korea tensions high

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Vice President Mike Pence will arrive in Seoul Sunday, flying into a geopolitical maelstrom amid a possible North Korean nuclear test and harsh US warnings about a military [...]
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Britain urges N. Korea to stop nuclear weapons drive

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Saturday urged North Korea to abide by UN resolutions and stop its pursuit of nuclear weapons, as the reclusive state brandished [...]
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N Korea puts ‘new ICBM’ on show, say analysts

N Korea puts ‘new ICBM’ on show, say analysts

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea unveiled what could be a new intercontinental ballistic missile at a giant military parade in Pyongyang on Saturday, analysts said. Nearly 60 missiles rolled [...]
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N Korea’s Kim stages giant show of military strength

N Korea’s Kim stages giant show of military strength

18-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s weapons of war rolled through Pyongyang streets Saturday and it promised “nuclear justice” in response to any atomic attack as leader Kim [...]
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