North Korean ballistic missile crosses the South’s maritime boundary

A North Korean ballistic missile landed less than 60 kilometres off South Korea's coast on Wednesday, the first time an apparent test had landed near the South's waters, and South Korea responded with missile launches of its own.

South Korean PM Han Duck-soo promises a thorough investigation

South Korean PM Han Duck-soo promises a thorough investigation on Monday into the Halloween crush over the weekend that killed more than 150 people in the capital and plunged the country into a week of mourning.

North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles into sea

North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles (SRBMs) off its east coast on Friday, South Korea's military said, while South Korean forces were wrapping up nearly two weeks of exercises aimed at deterring their northern neighbour.

North Korean Nuclear test face unprecedented response, warn USA, Japan and South Korea

The United States, Japan and South Korea warned on Wednesday that an "unparalleled" scale of response would be warranted if North Korea conducts a seventh nuclear bomb test.

North Korea fires missiles, flies fighter jets near South’s border

North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast on Friday, South Korea's military said, the latest in a...

Kim Jong-un praises president Putin for challenging US threats

The North Korean leader has pledged to strengthen ties with Moscow in order to promote regional peace and stability.

NKorea tells missile tests are in response of US, SKorea drills

North Korea said this was what was "escalating the military tensions on the Korean peninsula".

North Korea launches ballistic missile over Japan

North Korea appears to have launched a missile. Please evacuate into buildings or underground

US VP Harris lands in S. Korea to enhance security ties

Harris's trip is "an opportunity to strengthen the high-level cooperative and friendly relationship between South Korea and the United States."

Naval exercises held by US, S Korea as tension soar

North Korea is under multiple sets of international sanctions over its programmes to develop nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.

President Yoon & PM Fumio agree to resolve issues

South Korean President Yoon, Japanese Prime Minister Kishida meet after nearly 3 years in New York

North Korea declares its nuclear programme lawfully irreversible

The move effectively eliminates the possibility of denuclearisation talks, with leader Kim Jong Un saying the country's status as a nuclear state was now "irreversible".