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Despite tensions, NKorea readies for festivities

Elaborate floral displays featured mini replicas of red-tipped missiles and long-range rockets at an exhibition that opened Friday in Pyongyang, underlining North... Read more »

April 12, 2013


Pentagon: NKorea could launch nuclear missile

A U.S. intelligence report concludes that North Korea has advanced its nuclear knowhow to the point that it could arm a ballistic missile with a nuclear warhead, a... Read more »

April 11, 2013


North Korea delivers new round of war rhetoric (+video)

North Korea — North Korea delivered a fresh round of rhetoric Thursday with claims it had "powerful striking means" on standby, hinting at a missile launch,... Read more »

April 11, 2013


No panic in North Korea despite talk of missile launch

The prospect of a North Korean missile launch is "considerably high," South Korea's foreign minister told lawmakers Wednesday as Pyongyang calmly prepared to mark the... Read more »

April 10, 2013

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N. Korean capital shows no signs of panic

Scores of North Koreans of all ages planted trees as part of a forestation campaign — armed with shovels, not guns. In the evening, women in traditional dress... Read more »

April 9, 2013


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