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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump adviser: There's a military option for North Korea

White House national security adviser says there's a military option for handling North Korea's tests, but U.S. prefers peaceful solution.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/16/2017, 12:50 AM

Trump: North Korea sanctions just a very small step

Trump says latest UN sanctions on North Korea are nothing compared to what would have to happen to deal with the country’s nuclear program.Elad Benari, 9/13/2017, 6:08 AM

North Korea threatens U.S. with 'pain and suffering'

North Korea says it will inflict "the greatest pain and suffering" on the United States if it pushes for harsher UN sanctions.Elad Benari, 9/11/2017, 4:09 AM

United States seeks harsh sanctions on North Korea

U.S. demands that UN impose oil embargo on North Korea and freeze the foreign assets of its leader Kim Jong-Un.Elad Benari, 9/7/2017, 2:06 AM

Mattis: There's still room for diplomacy with North Korea

Secretary of Defense says diplomacy still possible in dealing with North Korea's ballistic missile launches.Elad Benari, 8/31/2017, 3:09 AM

North Korea: Missile launch just 'the first step'

North Korea says its latest launch of a ballistic missile is the first step towards a military operation that will include Guam.Elad Benari, 8/30/2017, 2:04 AM

Tillerson: Peaceful pressure on North Korea will continue

Secretary of State condemns firing of three ballistic missiles by North Korea, but says U.S. will continue to seek a peaceful resolution.Elad Benari, 8/28/2017, 1:04 AM

Tillerson welcomes North Korean 'restraint'

Secretary of State welcomes North Korea’s recent restraint, says talks with Pyongyang may be possible "in the near future".Ben Ariel, 8/23/2017, 1:06 AM

Tillerson: Talks with North Korea still an option

Secretary of State says U.S. still interested in talks with North Korea, puts the onus on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2017, 1:07 AM

North Korea's Kim puts Guam attack on hold

North Korean leader receives report on Guam attack plans but will hold off for now, says North Korean media.Elad Benari, 8/15/2017, 4:03 AM

Mattis: If North Korea attacks, it's game on

U.S. Defense Secretary warns that an attack by North Korea could quickly escalate into war.Elad Benari, 8/15/2017, 2:08 AM

Heard from Kim Jong-un lately? (Today, Charlottesville)

Perhaps Trump is smarter than the nitpickers. Jack Engelhard, 8/14/2017, 11:23 PM

Trump on North Korea: I meant what I said

Trump makes clear that he meant what he said about the military being "locked and loaded" in response to threats from North Korea.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/11/2017, 11:25 PM

Mattis: War with North Korea would be 'catastrophic'

U.S. Defense Secretary says Washington prefers diplomacy over war, but is ready to deal with North Korea threat.Elad Benari, 8/11/2017, 6:42 AM

Trump: Maybe I wasn't tough enough on North Korea

Trump doubles down on his warnings to North Korea after it threatens to attack Guam.Elad Benari, 8/11/2017, 1:07 AM

North Korea: Guam attack plans will be ready by mid-August

North Korea repeats threat to attack Guam, dismisses Trump comments as "load of nonsense."Elad Benari, 8/10/2017, 2:06 AM

'Trump was using language North Korea can understand'

Secretary of State says that there is no imminent threat from North Korea.Elad Benari, 8/10/2017, 12:05 AM

North Korea threatens Guam after Trump speech

North Korea threatens U.S. Pacific territory with missiles after Trump vows to respond to its threats.Elad Benari, 8/9/2017, 3:37 AM

North Korea vows 'thousand-fold revenge' for sanctions

North Korea vows to bolster its nuclear arsenal after UN approves new sanctions against it.Ben Ariel, 8/8/2017, 6:13 AM

Haley to North Korea: We're not playing anymore

U.S. Ambassador to the UN welcomes new sanctions on North Korea, says they send a message to Pyongyang.Elad Benari, 8/7/2017, 6:15 AM

North Korea: Our doors are open to Americans

North Korea says its doors are still open to American tourists despite Washington ban.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/4/2017, 11:30 PM

U.S. to ban travel to North Korea

State Department announces a ban on travel by U.S. passport holders to North Korea as of September 1.Ben Ariel, 8/3/2017, 3:13 AM

Tillerson to North Korea: We're not your enemy

Secretary of State stresses the United States wants to have dialogue with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 8/2/2017, 5:13 AM

North Korea's missiles can reach most of the U.S.

Officials believe North Korea's latest test of ICBM shows it may be able to reach most of the continental United States.Elad Benari, 8/1/2017, 2:07 AM

U.S. successfully tests missile interception system

American forces test THAAD system which they hope to set up on the Korean peninsula.Ben Ariel, 7/31/2017, 2:10 AM

U.S. general: North Korea can hit us

Top American general says North Korea has the range to hit parts of the U.S. with an ICBM but not with much accuracy.Ben Ariel, 7/19/2017, 4:16 AM

U.S. proposes new UN sanctions on North Korea

Officials say Ambassador Haley aims to bring UN Security Council resolution on North Korea sanctions to a vote within weeks.Ben Ariel, 7/11/2017, 5:46 AM

Haley on North Korea: We'll use military forces if we must

U.S. Ambassador to the UN stresses the U.S. is prepared to defend itself from the North Korean threat.Elad Benari, 7/6/2017, 1:08 AM

Officials: North Korea test-launched an ICBM

U.S. officials say North Korea successfully test-launched an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time.Elad Benari, 7/5/2017, 1:07 AM

U.S. detects activity at North Korea nuclear site

American spy satellites detect new activity at North Korea's underground nuclear test site, suggesting new test may be coming.Elad Benari, 6/21/2017, 3:16 AM

Trump condemns 'brutal' North Korea after student's death

President Trump blasts North Korean regime following the death of Otto Warmbier.Elad Benari, 6/20/2017, 4:45 AM

American student freed by North Korea dies

Otto Warmbier, who was imprisoned in North Korea for more than 17 months and was returned home last week, dies.Ben Ariel, 6/20/2017, 12:08 AM

North Korea promises 'gifts' to the Americans

Kim Jong-Un says latest ballistic missile test is a step towards sending send bigger "gift package" to the U.S.Elad Benari, 5/30/2017, 2:38 AM

Mattis: Military action in North Korea would be 'tragic'

U.S. Defense Secretary says Washington is working to find diplomatic solution to North Korea crisis.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/19/2017, 11:02 PM