WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea’s new leader is using the threat of a nuclear strike to get concessions on foreign aid rather than trying to trigger military conflict, top U.S. intelligence officials told Congress Thursday.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea issued its latest belligerent threat Saturday, saying it has entered “a state of war” with South Korea a day after its young leader threatened the United States because two American B-2 bombers flew a training mission in South Korea.
(AP) — Across North Korea, soldiers are gearing up for battle and shrouding their jeeps and vans with camouflage netting. Newly painted signboards and posters call for “death to the U.S. imperialists” and urge the people to fight with “arms, not words.”
WASHINGTON (AP) — “He loves basketball. … I said Obama loves basketball. Let’s start there” as a way to warm up relations between U.S. and North Korea, Rodman told ABC’s “This Week.”
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Former NBA star Dennis Rodman brought his basketball skills and flamboyant style — tattoos, nose studs and all — on Tuesday to a country with possibly the world’s strictest dress code: North Korea.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — New satellite images indicate that snow may have slowed North Korea’s rocketlaunch preparations, but that Pyongyang could still be ready for liftoff starting Monday.
BEIJING (AP) – The online version of China’s Communist Party newspaper has treated seriously a satirical report by The Onion‘s naming North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un as the “Sexiest Man Alive,” running a 55-page photo […]