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Who's afraid of North Korea?

Who's afraid of North Korea?

Allied Defenses Against North Korean Nuclear Weapons Are Poor – North Korea just put on another military parade, asserting once again a belligerent posture on the use of its nuclear weapons

Pyongyang ready to "deter maneuvers of US imperialists"

Pyongyang ready to "deter maneuvers of US imperialists"

North Korea's latest launch was a big, new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), state media reported on Friday, in a test leader Kim Jong Un said was designed to demonstrate the might of its nuclear force and deter any U.S. military moves

North Korea tests hypersonic missile

North Korea tests hypersonic missile

North Korea test-fired a newly developed hypersonic missile this week, state news media KCNA reported on Wednesday, joining a race headed by major military powers to deploy the advanced weapons system

Kim believes in dry cargo COVID transmission

Kim believes in dry cargo COVID transmission

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un appears to have adopted a scientifically unsupported theory that Covid-19 is likely to be transmitted by contact with imported dry goods, such as a cargo of grain or a shipment of fertilizer or farm machinery

Kim Yo Jong pours cold water on hopes for re-engagement with US

Kim Yo Jong pours cold water on hopes for re-engagement with US

Pyongyang and Washington have shown different interpretations of Kim Jong Un’s latest remarks about possible talks with the Biden administration. Since Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader, urged his country to be prepared for both “dialogue and confrontation” with the new U.S. administration

Kim Jong Un vows to bolster North Korea's nuclear power

Kim Jong Un vows to bolster North Korea's nuclear power

 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed all-out efforts to bolster his country’s nuclear deterrent during a major ruling party meeting where he earlier laid out plans to work toward salvaging the broken economy. "We must …

North Korea buys Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine - report

North Korea buys Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine - report

North Korea has purchased Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine and Chinese diagnostic equipment, including thermographs, Japan’s Asahi newspaper reported on Tuesday. The price tag of the contract and the volume of the …