North Korea fortifies border after soldier defects

South Korean Defense Minister says North Korea violated ceasefire agreement by firing at defecting soldier.Chana Roberts, 11/27/2017, 11:41 AM

U.S. and South Korea to hold joint drill

Fir forces of the United States and South Korea to hold regular joint drill in early December, deploy F-22 Raptor stealth fighters.Ben Ariel, 11/24/2017, 2:06 AM

American Treasury unveils new sanctions on North Korea

New economic sanctions on North Korean shipping and Chinese traders come after Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism.Ben Ariel, 11/22/2017, 3:40 AM

North Korea bans drinking, singing

North Korea steps up repression of own citizens as US declares rogue regime a state sponsor of terror.Gary Willig, 11/21/2017, 3:39 PM

Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism

U.S. President says there will be more sanctions against North Korea after declaring it a state sponsor of terrorism.Ben Ariel, 11/21/2017, 12:08 AM

North Korea sentences Trump to death for insulting Kim Jong-Un

State media gives Trump a 'death sentence' and mocks him for failing to visit North Korean border. 'It wasn't the weather.'Tal Polon, 11/16/2017, 8:16 AM

South Korea: Trump can't attack North Korea without our consent

Senior South Korean official says Trump should “under no circumstances” take military action against North Korea without Seoul's consent.Ben Ariel, 11/16/2017, 4:06 AM

Trump: China upping sanctions on North Korea

President Trump says Chinese President told him he plans to institute more sanctions against North Korea.Ben Ariel, 11/12/2017, 3:48 AM

Trump to North Korea: Don't try us

Trump issues a stark warning to North Korea, says his regime is very different than ones in the past.Elad Benari, 11/8/2017, 5:35 AM

Trump cancels visit to Korea demilitarized zone

Trump scraps surprise visit to the demilitarized zone separating North Korea and South Korea due to bad weather.Elad Benari, 11/8/2017, 4:06 AM

Trump 'open' to meeting North Korean leader

Trump asked if he'd be willing to meet North Korean dictator, says he'd "certainly be open" to the possibility.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2017, 6:03 AM

Trump: North Korea is a 'big problem'

Trump arrives in Japan as he begins trip to Asia to be dominated by tensions with North Korea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2017, 4:57 AM

American bombers fly over Korean Peninsula

Two U.S. B-1B bombers, accompanied by fighter jets from South Korea and Japan, carry out exercise near the Korean peninsula.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2017, 12:06 AM

U.S. still pursuing direct diplomacy with North Korea

State Department official says quiet diplomatic efforts with North Korea are continuing, despite Trump's assertion they are a waste of time.Ben Ariel, 11/1/2017, 4:16 AM

Hundreds dead as North Korean nuclear base collapses

At least 200 believed to be dead following collapse of underground nuclear compound in North Korea. Massive radiation leak feared.David Rosenberg, 10/31/2017, 12:08 PM

China warns North Korean nuclear test site may collapse

Future nuclear tests my cause mountain to collapse, spread nuclear waste throughout entire hemisphere.Chana Roberts, 10/30/2017, 11:03 AM

Mattis warns North Korea of 'massive response'

Secretary of Defense warns North Korea of a "massive military response" to any use of nuclear weapons.Ben Ariel, 10/29/2017, 4:29 AM

U.S. sanctions target North Korea's human rights abuses

United States blacklists individuals and organizations involved in security and forced labor policies in North Korea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2017, 5:43 AM

North Korean official: Take our threats literally

Senior North Korean official advises U.S. to take his country's threat of setting off a hydrogen bomb literally.Elad Benari, 10/26/2017, 1:16 AM

Mattis and counterparts: North Korea poses a 'grave threat'

Secretary of Defense meets Asian counterparts for discussions on North Korea.Ben Ariel, 10/24/2017, 5:43 AM

Meet the Jew who may bomb North Korea

Head of US Air Force General David Goldfein is responsible, among other things, for the fleet of bombers that may soon strike rogue state.Mordechai Sones, 10/23/2017, 9:18 PM

Trump: We're 'totally prepared' to respond to North Korea

Trump says United States is prepare "like you wouldn't believe" to respond to threats from Pyongyang.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2017, 6:16 AM

North Korea: Nuclear tests will continue for 'self-defense'

North Korean diplomat accuses Trump of playing "nuclear football".Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/20/2017, 11:29 PM

Kerry rips Trump on Iran and North Korea

Former Secretary of State warns Trump against cancelling Iran deal, says it could drive Iran towards nuclear proliferation.Elad Benari, 10/20/2017, 4:42 AM

North Korea: No negotiations with 'hostile' United States

North Korea makes clear it will never negotiate the dismantling of its nuclear weapons until the United States reverses its policy.Elad Benari, 10/17/2017, 12:05 AM

Tillerson: Diplomatic efforts with North Korea will continue

Secretary of State says diplomatic efforts vis-a-vis North Korea will continue "until the first bomb drops".Elad Benari, 10/16/2017, 6:36 AM

U.S., South Korea begin joint Navy drills

South Korea and the United States begin week-long joint Navy drills in the waters around the Korean peninsula.Ben Ariel, 10/16/2017, 5:08 AM

North Korea threatens U.S. with 'hail of fire'

North Korea's Foreign Minister says Trump has "lit the wick of war" with his country.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2017, 7:17 PM

U.S. military flies bombers over Korean peninsula

U.S. military flies two Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers over the Korean peninsula in joint drill with South Korea and Japan.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2017, 4:40 AM

Trump and military officials discuss North Korea

President Trump meets national security team to discuss "a range of options" on North Korea.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2017, 3:12 AM

North Korea claims CIA tried to assassinate its leader

North Korea says the CIA tried to assassinate Kim Jong Un using a chemical or biological poison.Ben Ariel, 10/10/2017, 6:46 AM

Mattis: Be ready with military options on North Korea

U.S. Defense Secretary urges military leaders to be ready with military options to deal with North Korea should diplomacy fail.Ben Ariel, 10/10/2017, 4:16 AM

John Bolton to Trump's Cabinet: Just two options left

Bolton, former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. talks about the escalating war of words between President Trump and North Korean leaderArutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 11:04 PM

Trump's 'calm before the storm' Is warning to Iran, North Korea

Alan Dershowitz weighs in on President Trump's ominous 'calm before the storm' comment that has the media buzzing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2017, 8:44 PM

Trump on North Korea: Only one thing will work

Trump rejects talks and agreements with North Korea, says only one thing will work.Elad Benari, 10/8/2017, 3:15 AM

Russia: North Korea's next missile may reach US west coast

Russian MP says North Korea may test new long-range missile capable of reaching US mainland.Chana Roberts, 10/7/2017, 10:10 PM

Mattis backs diplomatic solution to North Korea crisis

U.S. Defense Secretary says the Pentagon backs Tillerson's effort to find a diplomatic solution to the crisis with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 10/4/2017, 6:33 AM

White House: Now isn't the time for talks with North Korea

White House says no talks with North Korea except for communications aimed at bringing back detained Americans.Elad Benari, 10/3/2017, 6:14 AM

Egypt denies North Korean weapons were meant for its army

Egyptian government denies report that a shipment of weapons from North Korea was destined for its military.Elad Benari, 10/3/2017, 5:45 AM

North Korean ship seized off Egypt with huge weapons cache

UN investigation reveals Egyptian businessmen ordered rockets worth millions for Egyptian army; deal kept secret because of heavy sanctions.Mordechai Sones, 10/2/2017, 10:34 PM

Trump: I won't fail on North Korea

President Trump says his predecessors failed by trying to be "nice" to North Korea, vows not to repeat that mistake.Elad Benari, 10/2/2017, 6:12 AM

Trump: 'Waste of time' to negotiate with North Korea

US President tells Secretary of State to 'save his energy' in face of North Korean intransigence, vows to do 'what is necessary.'Gary Willig, 10/1/2017, 6:21 PM

Tillerson: We're communicating with North Korea

Secretary of State says the United States is directly communicating with North Korea but it has shown no interest in dialogue.Ben Ariel, 10/1/2017, 5:56 AM

Coroner: Warmbier died from lack of oxygen

Ohio coroner says American student who was imprisoned in North Korea for 17 months died from lack of oxygen and blood to the brain.Ben Ariel, 9/28/2017, 3:14 AM

U.S. Treasury imposes new sanctions on North Korea

United States imposes sanctions on eight North Korean banks and 26 executives.Ben Ariel, 9/27/2017, 4:42 AM

Trump: Military option would be 'devastating' for North Korea

U.S. President says a military option would be "devastating" for Pyongyang, but stresses force isn't his first option.Ben Ariel, 9/27/2017, 2:12 AM

Otto Warmbier's parents speak for first time since son's murder

Otto Warmbier's parents give first interview since the death of their son, describe terrible condition in which he returned.Gary Willig, 9/26/2017, 3:42 PM

South Korea: Dial down the tensions

South Korea urges United States to help dial down tensions with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 9/26/2017, 6:44 AM

Iran: Claims we're working with North Korea are 'nonsense'

Iran rejects Trump's suggestion that it was working with North Korea on missile development.Elad Benari, 9/26/2017, 6:16 AM

White House: We didn't declare war on North Korea

White House says North Korea's claims the U.S. had declared war on the country are absurd.Elad Benari, 9/26/2017, 12:06 AM

Trump announces new travel restrictions for 8 countries

President Trump replacing travel ban with a targeted list of restrictions enhancing vetting for nationals from eight countries.Ben Ariel, 9/25/2017, 3:06 AM

North Korea: Trump made an 'irreversible mistake'

Kim Jong-un calls Trump a 'deranged dotard,' says his rocket's 'visit to the entire US mainland' is even more inevitable than previously.Chana Roberts, 9/23/2017, 10:48 PM

US bombers fly off North Korean coast

Pentagon spokesperson says flights 'emphasize seriousness' with which US takes North Korea's 'reckless behavior.'Chana Roberts, 9/23/2017, 9:45 PM

Leftist MK: Sometimes threats are necessary

Tzipi Livni says threats are sometimes necessary to prevent war, slams PM Netanyahu for not taking action.Shimon Cohen, 9/20/2017, 8:29 AM

Netanyahu praises Trump's 'bold and courageous' speech

PM says 'President Trump spoke the truth about the dangers lurking in the world.'Gary Willig, 9/19/2017, 6:57 PM

North Korea - more dangerous for the US than 1945 Japan

Kim set off a test thermonuclear bomb originally pegged at a 100 kilotons blast, but later estimated by US intelligence as much larger than 100 kilotons. Mark Langfan, 9/18/2017, 11:15 PM

Haley: North Korea can be destroyed

U.S. ambassador to the UN says Defense Secretary has an array of options to destroy North Korea if diplomatic options are exhausted.Elad Benari, 9/18/2017, 12:04 AM