Senior UN official Jeffrey Feltman will visit North Korea from Tuesday through Friday to discuss "issues of mutual interest and concern," the UN says
Cathay Pacific crew saw North Korean missile from plane, airline says
Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD), U.S. Naval Base Guam (NBG), and Andersen Air Force Base (AAFB) will conduct routine testing of the vital communication and advance warning system sirens, respectively, on Tuesday, December 5 starting at 3 p.m
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A war in that region would be catastrophic" for the entire world, says NATO's @jensstoltenberg of the rising tension on the Korean Peninsula. "We have to put maximum pressure" on Pyongyang, he says, urging Russia and China to pressure Pyongyang
NATO is "strong, united and able to respond to any attack, including from ballistic missiles," says Secretary General @jensstoltenberg, but says those capabilities are designed to deter to threats like that from North Korea
The world needs to apply maximum pressure on North Korea in order to achieve a peaceful solution - NATO Secretary general @jensstoltenberg
North Korea missile tests are 'imminent threat' - Japan
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North Korea's latest intercontinental ballistic missile launch showed that all NATO Allies could be within range - @jensstoltenberg
KCNA: "U.S. media such as Fox News, New York Post, Wall Street Journal and other western media said that placing north Korea back on the list of 'state sponsors of terrorism' is illogical."
KCNA: "It is none other than the United States and the south Korean puppet forces that bring dark clouds of a nuclear war to the Korean peninsula and Northeast Asia."
North Korean missile tests pose an 'imminent threat', says Japanese Abe vows to put pressure on Pyongyang
KCNA: "Many Experts and fans think that the April 25 team will be the hopeful as it has made a good show in different domestic and international games and has many aces."
KCNA: "The 2017-2018 DPRK Premier Football League began with thirteen teams (April 25, Kigwancha, Amnokgang, Pyongyang, Sobaeksu, Rimyongsu, Hwaebul, Ryomyong, Sonbong, Wolmido, Kalmaegi and Jebi teams and the team of the Ministry of Light Industry) attended."
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US and South Korea begin 5-day largest ever aerial military drills "Vigilant ACE": 230 aircraft and 12,000 personnel. A Senior South Korean Air Force official tells @CNN: drills will include attacks against a mock North Korean missile launch site and nuclear facilities
U.S. and South Korea begin largest-ever joint air force drill involving 230 aircraft and more than 12,000 U.S. personnel; North Korea has condemned the drill
South Korea, U.S. begin massive air combat drills
Germany looks to reopen channels with North Korea to halt a potential slide to war
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Air Koryo Tu204 P633 KOR271 Airborne from Pyongyang, North Korea - Heading to Vladivostok, Russia
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The Pentagon should start moving U.S. military dependents out of South Korea, @LindseyGrahamSC says, because conflict with North Korea is getting close.
War breaking out on Korean Peninsula is one of scenarios considered by Russia, it's been preparing for it – Security Council head
Trump will 'take care of' North Korea by unilateral action if necessary: McMaster
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McMaster details why North Korea can't be deterred. Says DPRK nuke ICBM acquisition "would be the most destabilizing development, I think, in the post-World War II period"
Graham on North Korea: We're getting close to military conflict. We're running out of time. Time to start sending American dependents out of South Korea.
H.R. McMaster on a nuclear NoKo: It's a government who's said what its intentions are. If you want to know what life looks like under a North Korea government, we just have to look north of the 38th parallel.
H.R. McMaster on NoKo: I don't think you or anybody else is willing to bet the farm, or a U.S. city on the rational decision-making of Kim Jong Un. As you know, this is a government that's never met a weapon that it hasn't proliferated.
H.R. McMaster on how @POTUS will "take care of" NoKo: What @POTUS is saying is we need to take care of it. If necessary, the president and the U.S. will have to take care of it, because he has said he's not going to allow this murderous, rogue government to threaten the U.S.
At least 13 dead, 2 missing after a South Korean fishing boat collided with a 336-ton refuelling vessel and capsized; Korea Coast Guard says 7 others were rescued
KCNA: "The DPRK would seriously consider the taking of a highest-level hard-line countermeasure in history to cope with the U.S. and its vassal forces' reckless moves against the state and people of the DPRK."
KCNA: "The drill simulating an actual war is to be staged at a time when insane President Trump is running wild, terming the DPRK's ICBM test-fire 'action never to be pardonable' and bluffing as if he would do 'anything in response.'"
KCNA: "The projected war rehearsal is just a grave military provocation which will push the already acute situation on the Korean peninsula to the brink of nuclear war."