Men accused of being involved in a drug and murder-for-hire ring are being flown by the DEA from Thailand to the U.S.
Unclear why it went down or how many died
Report showing increased activity comes a day after North Korea’s Foreign Ministry said the country would continue expanding its nuclear arsenal
Ship and crew had been detained after weapons smuggling scandal
There are few countries in the world stranger to look at than North Korea. The pariah state is known for its brand of militarist totalitarianism, the creepiness of the cult of Kim and the misery of a starving, oppressed …
Luxury imports to North Korea are booming as leader snaps up gifts for cronies
The mother of an American imprisoned in North Korea for nearly a year will visit her ailing son Friday, his sister said, according to the BBC.
Myunghee Bae, the mother of Kenneth Bae, was allowed five days in North Korea.
Kenneth Bae, a Korean-American who is said to be a tour operator and missionary, was arrested in Nov. 2012 and …
Joint South Korean, U.S. and Japanese naval exercises provoke bellicose threats from Pyongyang
Opening Thursday in poverty-stricken nation
At full speed, the nuclear complex could produce at least one fission bomb per year
North Korea tested a long-range rocket engine in August, possibly for a large new rocket under development, according to a think tank at Johns Hopkins University.
Johns Hopkins University’s US-Korea Institute posted on its 38 North website an analysis of satellite imagery from August 20 – 25 that suggested rocket launching …
Foreign minister urges countries to return to negotiations “without preconditions”
A satellite image shows what appears to be a curl of steam rising out of the long defunct reactor