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North Korea threatens tough response against US missile defence deployment

North Korea’s military has threatened to take what its called “ a physical response” to a move by the US and South Korea to deploy an advanced missile defence…

North Korea’s military has threatened to take what its called “ a physical response” to a move by the US and South Korea to deploy an advanced missile defence…

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Seoul responds to North Korea threats

As Pyongyang carries out military exercises simulating an attack on the presidential palace, South Korea warns the North to ends its provocations.

As Pyongyang carries out military exercises simulating an attack on the presidential palace, South Korea warns the North to ends its provocations.

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North Korea fires five 'projectiles' into the sea

North Korea said it has fired five short-range projectiles amid heightened tension over the country’s nuclear and rocket programmes. South Korea

North Korea said it has fired five short-range projectiles amid heightened tension over the country’s nuclear and rocket programmes. South Korea

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US flies B-52 bomber near Korean border after Pyongyang nuclear test

As tensions heighten further on the Korean peninsula, the United States has put on a show of strength. Following North Korea’s nuclear test, the

As tensions heighten further on the Korean peninsula, the United States has put on a show of strength. Following North Korea’s nuclear test, the

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Apologise, or propaganda continues, South Korea tells Pyongyang

Apologise, or anti-North Korea propaganda will continue, South Korea tells Pyongyang as the situation remains tense despite talks between the two sides.

Apologise, or anti-North Korea propaganda will continue, South Korea tells Pyongyang as the situation remains tense despite talks between the two sides.

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North Korea says it is ready for all-out war

Tensions on the Korean peninsula have escalated with the North saying it is ready for an all-out war, according to the country’s Foreign Ministry

Tensions on the Korean peninsula have escalated with the North saying it is ready for an all-out war, according to the country’s Foreign Ministry

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Korea military tension: Pyongyang and Seoul exchange fire

South Korea fired towards North Korea after Pyongyang allegedly launched shells to protest against giant propaganda loudspeakers pumping out Seoul’s

South Korea fired towards North Korea after Pyongyang allegedly launched shells to protest against giant propaganda loudspeakers pumping out Seoul’s

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North and South Korea troops 'exchange fire' along border

Soldiers from North and South Korea are said to have exchanged gunfire along the military border. It’s the latest in a series of confrontations

Soldiers from North and South Korea are said to have exchanged gunfire along the military border. It’s the latest in a series of confrontations

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North and South Korea seek better ties at rare high-level talks

North and South Korea held their first high-level talks in seven years on their armed border on Wednesday, exploring ways to improve ties while the

North and South Korea held their first high-level talks in seven years on their armed border on Wednesday, exploring ways to improve ties while the

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UN slams "unspeakable atrocities" among North Korean inmates

Conditions in North Korea’s prison camps have been compared to those discovered in Nazi jails after the Second World War in a new UN report. The

Conditions in North Korea’s prison camps have been compared to those discovered in Nazi jails after the Second World War in a new UN report. The

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North Korean vets mark Korean War 60th anniversary

Veterans of the 1950-53 Korean War met in Pyongyang on Tuesday to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the conflict.

Veterans of the 1950-53 Korean War met in Pyongyang on Tuesday to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of the conflict.

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Seoul calls for talks with North to reopen key Kaesong plant

South Korea has requested working-level talks with the North on reopening the jointly-run Kaesong industrial zone. Manufacturing at the complex was

South Korea has requested working-level talks with the North on reopening the jointly-run Kaesong industrial zone. Manufacturing at the complex was

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US considers talks with North Korea

The United States has responded to North Korea’s offer of high level talks to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula. A senior US administration

The United States has responded to North Korea’s offer of high level talks to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula. A senior US administration

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North Korea offers chance for talks with United States

North Korea has said it wants to have high-level talks with the United States in a bid to ease tension in the region. The move comes just days

North Korea has said it wants to have high-level talks with the United States in a bid to ease tension in the region. The move comes just days

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Koreas to hold talks over Kaesong

South Korea has accepted an offer to hold talks on joint commercial projects from the North, pointing to a restoration of communication channels

South Korea has accepted an offer to hold talks on joint commercial projects from the North, pointing to a restoration of communication channels

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South Korea suspends operations at two more nuclear reactors

South Korea has suspended operations at two more nuclear power reactors and extended the closure of a third after it was found that cables had been

South Korea has suspended operations at two more nuclear power reactors and extended the closure of a third after it was found that cables had been

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North Korea fires three short-range missiles

North Korea fired three short-range missiles from its east coast on Saturday, South Korea’s Defence Ministry said, but the purpose of the launches

North Korea fired three short-range missiles from its east coast on Saturday, South Korea’s Defence Ministry said, but the purpose of the launches

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Koreas: Kaesong industrial complex silenced

The last seven South Korean workers left the Kaesong industrial complex in North Korea on May 3 — and with them went the final channel of

The last seven South Korean workers left the Kaesong industrial complex in North Korea on May 3 — and with them went the final channel of

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South Korea pulls all workers from industrial zone in North

South Korea has said it will pull out its remaining workers in the Kaesong industrial zone. It announced that the withdrawal follows North Korea’s

South Korea has said it will pull out its remaining workers in the Kaesong industrial zone. It announced that the withdrawal follows North Korea’s

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North Korea moves more missile launchers to its east coast

North Korea has moved two more short-range missile launchers to its east coast, according to a South Korean news agency. An unidentified military

North Korea has moved two more short-range missile launchers to its east coast, according to a South Korean news agency. An unidentified military

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John Kerry in Seoul as North continues war talk

A US intelligence report concludes North Korea has enough knowledge to arm a ballistic missile with a nuclear warhead. This new assessment by the

A US intelligence report concludes North Korea has enough knowledge to arm a ballistic missile with a nuclear warhead. This new assessment by the

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South Korea remains on high alert over missile threat from North

Japan has joined South Korea in raising its alert levels in prospect of North Korea launching an attack. Both countries say there are increasing

Japan has joined South Korea in raising its alert levels in prospect of North Korea launching an attack. Both countries say there are increasing

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G8 foreign ministers talk Syria and the Korean peninsula in London

Syria and the crisis on the Korean peninsula are set to dominate the G8 meeting of foreign ministers in London. British Foreign Minister William

Syria and the crisis on the Korean peninsula are set to dominate the G8 meeting of foreign ministers in London. British Foreign Minister William

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Foreigners remain in Pyongyang as residents are prepared for war

Foreigners in Pyongyang still showed no signs of leaving North Korea a week after the Foreign Ministry warned that it could not guarantee their

Foreigners in Pyongyang still showed no signs of leaving North Korea a week after the Foreign Ministry warned that it could not guarantee their