The defense chiefs of South Korea, the US, and Japan commit to "closely cooperate" against North Korean missile threats and hold an in-person ministerial meeting during a trilateral phone call. The phone call intends to "send a coordinated message"
North Korean hackers are distributing a popular software tool to spy on users and steal information, a cybersecurity firm alleges. The AhnLabs report states that the DPRK-linked group Kimsuky has begun using a new variant of Gold Dragon malware
India summons Ambassador of South Korea after Hyundai Pakistan uses propaganda posters against India on Kashmir backing terrorism. Indian mission in Seoul also took it up with South Korean Govt. Tough message conveyed to South Korean Govt
Defense officials from the US, Japan, and ROK "conducted a call today to discuss regional security affairs," according to @DeptofDefense
Kim Jong Un to Xi Jinping, via KCNA: "The successful opening of the Beijing Winter Olympics despite the worldwide health crisis and unprecedented severe circumstances is another great victory won by socialist China
UK, France, Germany 'strongly condemn' North Korea's missile tests
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First pictures of North Korea's Hwasong-12 IRBM launch from Jan 30
Something water pipe test on-going for the fire station here at Han River park in Seoul
NSC characterizes North Korea projectile as 'medium-range ballistic missile'
North Korea's ballistic missile just flew over 1,000 miles into space - more than 5x higher than orbit of the international space station
President Moon to convene NSC meeting after North Korea projectile launch
North Korea fires unidentified projectile towards East Sea: South Korean military
North Korea says it test-fired long-range cruise missile, surface-to-surface tactical guided missile this week
NSC expresses strong regret over North Korea's latest projectile launch
North Korea's projectile flew about 190 km at altitude of 20 km: South Korea's military
North Korea fires unidentified projectile toward East Sea: South Korean military
Reuters: "N.Korean internet downed by suspected cyber attacks -researchers"
North Korea test-fired cruise missiles Tuesday, 5th missile test already this year. They conducted 6 missile tests last year
North Korea believed to have fired two cruise missiles from land: Seoul official
"We don't want to see the North Korean military program to continue to pose a threat" to South Korea or other US allies in region, per @PentagonPresSec
UNSC members have failed to agree on imposing UN sanctions on N.Koreans responsible for weapons development, while the US denounced opponents for giving Pyongyang a "blank check." "We have to hold them accountable for their aggression," @USAmbUN says
China blocks US push for UN sanctions on five N.Koreans: diplomats
Improved Kilo submarine "Volkhov" in the Sea of Japan(East Sea) launched a missile "Caliber" from an underwater position on a ground target, - according to the Russian Defense Ministry
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North Korea, at meeting attended by Kim Jong Un, hints at a resumption of nuclear and ICBM tests. Full text via KCNA
N.Korea says Politburo meeting calls for reconsidering trust-building measures due to U.S. hostile policy
North Korea says Politburo orders examining restart of all temporarily suspended activities
N.Korea to develop power to fight against U.S.: KCNA
North Korea denounces U.S. 'hostile policy' against Pyongyang, vows preparations for long-term confrontation during politburo session
North Korea's recent series of ballistic missile launches "dangerous to the region & certainly dangerous to our allies & partners" per @PentagonPresSec "We continue to take this threat & this improving program of Pyongyang's very, very seriously"
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North Korea confirms that it launched "tactical guided missiles for evaluation" on January 17. Missiles were the KN24-type SRBMs. One image released