North Korean official to @willripleyCNN just now: "This is the most tense I've ever seen. The situation could escalate at any moment"
North Korea denounces U.S. report accusing the government of religious persecution
Singaporean government investigating two companies Velmur and TransAtlantic linked to North Korea
1 year ago
PACOM revises its assessment of the latest North Korea missile launches; missiles 1 and 3 did *NOT* fail in flight.
KCNA: "They should not try to deceive…with the sugar-coated 'peace' rhetoric but find a way-out in getting themselves rid of the U.S. yoke."
KCNA: "The south Korean authorities should clearly understand that their deceptive 'peace' rhetoric is a foolish act of…self-destruction."
KCNA: "The 'peace' rhetoric touted by the south Korean authorities is no more than a smokescreen to cover up the U.S. war hysteria."
KCNA: "The present south Korean chief executive is…as if he is an 'apostle of peace' but in fact he is aboard the nuclear war chariot."
KCNA: "He noted that KPA should…think of mercilessly wiping out the enemy…and occupying Seoul at one go and the southern half of Korea."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un expressed great satisfaction over the…target-striking contest…he highly appreciated the realistic organization of battle"
KCNA: "Shouts of hurrahs rocked heaven and earth."
KCNA: "Such enemy targets as…the headquarters of the unit for defending Yonphyong Island…were enveloped in flames in a moment."
KCNA: "Combatants wiped out the desperate enemy with various combat methods."
KCNA: "Combatants, who…infiltrated by stealth into the islands…rained fire at the enemy before they did not come to their senses."
KCNA: "A combat of the special operation forces to occupy the islands of the enemy started."
KCNA: "Shells hit the islands simulating Paekryong and Big Yonphyong islands."
KCNA: "Multiple-missile launchers of different calibers and self-propelled gun howitzers fired in salvo."
KCNA: "Airplanes which received an order for sortie ceaselessly hit hard the enemy targets."
KCNA: "Supreme Commander of the Korean People's Army Kim Jong Un…guided the target-strike contest."
KCNA: "A target-striking contest of the special operation forces of the Korean People's Army to occupy islands took place on" Friday.
Per @PacificCommand, "ballistic missile launches from North Korea did not pose a threat to Guam"; @NoradNorthcom: no threat to US mainland
2nd DPRK missile "appears to have blown up almost immediately" per @PacificCommand's Cmdr Benham
@PacificCommand "Initial assessment indicates three short-range ballistic missile launches" per Cmdr Dave Benham "The 1st and 3rd missilesfailed in flight"
NORAD "determined the three ballistic missile launches from North Korea did not pose a threat to North America." -PACOM
1 year ago [email protected]
puts out its statement on today's North Korea launch. "multiple North Korean ballistic missile launches"
North Korea appears to have fired several short-range missiles, South Korea's military says
U.S. official confirms that North Korea has fired a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan
The ROK JCS says Son'gun Korea has conducted a missile flight-test this morning from Kittaeryong into the East Sea(Sea of Japan)
North Korea's missile flies around 250kms: South Korean military
North Korea fires 'projectile' into East Sea
SK Joint Chiefs of staff: "North Korea fired a projectile from the East Coast in Gangwon-do"
South Korea's military confirms that North Korea has fired a missile
South Korea is reporting about missile launch from North Korea
Japan is investigating a possible missile launch by North Korea, Japanese government says
1 year ago
On Egypt-DPRK ties, @statedeptspox says, "a big concern."
1 year ago
JASDF to deploy PAC-3 batteries at US installations in Japan to train for the DPRK missile threat
KCNA: "The media comment Trump's mouth is a greater threat to the U.S. than the nuclear weapons of the DPRK…This is a proper comment."
KCNA: "Rhetoric about the military option spelled by the Trump group is nothing but an expression of a rash act inviting self-destruction."
KCNA: "Even some big neighboring countries which used to maintain principle at the UN arena…now lie down flat before the U.S."
KCNA: "If…DPRK staged huge military exercises…at the doorstep of the U.S. with…nuclear…means, would the U.S. remain with its arms folded."
KCNA: "Despite the touch-and-go situation…the U.S. began Ulji Freedom Guardian joint military exercises…with the puppet military warmongers"
KCNA: "It was ultimately the U.S. which forced the DPRK to take a resolute step of examining the proposal for enveloping strike on Guam."
IAEA checks safety of nuke reactors in quake-hit city
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.