If confirmed, it's a major test for the Trump administration, just as it faces a crisis over its ties to Moscow.
North Korea has fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast. It is the first such launch since Donald Trump became US president.
North Korea’s fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast, according to South Korea’s military.
The new US Defence Secretary has warned North Korea there will be an "effective and overwhelming" response if it chooses to use a nuclear weapon. Speaking at the start of a two-day visit to South Kore
North Korea faces ''overwhelming'' response if it uses nuclear weapons, warns US defence chief MattisDonald Trump’s defence secretary has warned North Korea that it will face an “effective and overwhelming” response if it choses to use a nuclear weapon.
Donald Trump’s defence secretary has warned North Korea that it will face an “effective and overwhelming” response if it choses to use a nuclear weapon.
The North Korean leader said on Sunday that his nation was close to testing an intercontinental ballistic missile
South Korea has described claims by its North Korean neighbour that it’s close to testing long-range missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads as being…
Donald Trump has reportedly said ‘‘let it be an arms race,’‘ the day after he called for the US to strengthen and expand its nuclear capability.
The United States is reportedly planning to fly one of its bombers over South Korea tomorrow in a show of force against the North following Friday’s fifth nuclear…
The United Nations has strongly condemned North Korea’s fifth and most powerful nuclear test to date, agreeing immediately to draw up significant new sanctions.
US President Barack Obama openly condemned North Korea’s latest nuclear test.
North Korea’s fifth and reportedly largest nuclear test has sparked outrage in leaders the world over.
Ttate television said the test elevated the country's nuclear arsenal and was part of its response to international sanctions following its earlier nuclear test and long-range rocket launch in January
International reaction to news of North Korea's suspected fifth nuclear test, the largest to date, has been swift and condemnatory.
North Korea is suspected of conducting its fifth nuclear bomb test after a huge seismic shock was detected near the country’s Punggye-Ri atomic site.
1.5 million people in Kazakhstan bear scars and deformities from years of nuclear testing but now something is being done about it
Reflect on what you know about Kazakhstan and your list is likely to include oil, Sacha Baron Cohen’s fictional character Borat or the fact the country has a space launch…
The Japanese city of Nagasaki marked the 71st anniversary of its atomic bombing on Tuesday, as the local mayor called on the world to abolish nuclear weapons.
British MPs voted on Monday to renew the country’s nuclear weapons system, by a majority of 472 votes to 117.
David Cameron has said he will hold a parliamentary vote later this month over whether to renew Britain’s nuclear deterrent.
The US has imposed sanctions on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for the first time, accusing him of human rights abuses.
The nine “nuclear states” are reducing the number of warheads but there is a new race to modernize the nuclear arsenal.
North Korea is said to have attempted to carry out another ballistic missile test which failed.
Thousands gather to witness the first visit by an incumbent US president to the site of the world's first atomic bombing at Hiroshima.