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US aircraft carrier arrives in Korea to join drill

15-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

The nuclear-powered US aircraft carrier USS John C Stennis arrives in South Korea to take part in ongoing joint military exercises conducted by Seoul and Washington The US [...]
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3.1 quake in N Korea, South says not nuclear test

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

The minor 3.1 magnitude earthquake was not believed to be the result of a nuclear test as the affected area was far from the North’s Punggye-ri underground test site in [...]
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Watch Korean And American Troops Simulate A Beach Landing On N Korea

15-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Foxtrotalpha | 6:00 AM

South Korean and American forces are undergoing rigorous combined arms training while North Korea continues to issue threats of nuclear war. Just yesterday, US Marines and [...]
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US-N Korea Relations: Hydrogen Bomb Threatens Manhattan, State-Owned News Report Warns

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

North Korea threatened on Sunday that it could send a hydrogen bomb to wipe out the Manhattan borough of New York by securing it on the back of a ballistic missile. The [...]
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US, Korea conduct major military exercise in face of North’s threats

US, Korea conduct major military exercise in face of North’s threats

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

The US and South Korea conducted a big military exercise Saturday, storming a simulated North Korean beach defense as tensions on the Korean Peninsula continue to rise and [...]
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Korea scores partial win in washer trade dispute with US

14-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea won a partial victory against the United States in a World Trade Organisation ruling on Friday that found fault with the method used to calculate US duties [...]
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London conference puts spotlight on N. Korea rights abuses

London conference puts spotlight on N. Korea rights abuses

14-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

The UN commissioner who investigated human rights in North Korea on Friday recommended establishing a panel of experts to study how crimes against humanity in the reclusive [...]
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US general in Korea named NATO’s supreme commander

14-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

NATO said Friday it was naming general Curtis Scaparrotti, commander of US forces in South Korea, to become its top commander in Europe. Scaparrotti, who replaces US general [...]
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Kim Jong-il Feared For His Libido and Health: Defector

14-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

As North Korea grappled with a massive famine in the 1990s, scientists were working at an elite institute to find ways to boost then leader Kim Jong-il’s longevity [...]
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First on CNN: US says N Korean submarine missing

First on CNN: US says N Korean submarine missing

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

The North Korean regime lost contact with one of its submarines earlier this week, three US officials familiar with the latest information told CNN. The US military had been [...]
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N Korea Is Frantically Searching For One Of Its Submarines: Report

14-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Jalopnik | 6:00 AM

Details remain scarce, but reports state that North Korea has lost one of its submarines. It is not clear what exactly the suspected state of the submarine is but North Korea [...]
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Why Korean Businesses Can Legally Refuse to Serve Foreigners

14-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Citylab | 6:00 AM

Reactions were decidedly mixed when Megan Stuckey, a 24-year-old US citizen living in South Korea, told a local newspaper that she was denied entry to a bar simply because [...]
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Commander of US forces in Korea tapped to lead European Command

14-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Washingtonpost | 6:00 AM

US Army Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, the current commander of US forces in Korea, will be nominated to helm US European Command and act as the Supreme Allied Commander for NATO, [...]
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Korea considers approval of N Korea tuberculosis aid despite sanctions

Korea considers approval of N Korea tuberculosis aid despite sanctions

12-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea is considering allowing a shipment tuberculosis medication to North Korea, a government official said on Thursday, despite newly imposed sanctions against the [...]
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Former Intelligence Chief: N. Korea Could Sell Nuclear Materials

12-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China will not go back to its era of pursuing economic growth at the expense of the environment despite its slowing economy, the country’s environment minister said [...]
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