A U.N. Commission of Inquiry has found that crimes against humanity have been committed in North Korea and recommends that its findings be referred to the International Criminal Court, two people familiar with the commission’s report have told The Associated Press.
North Korea has canceled for a second time its invitation for a senior U.S. envoy to visit the country to discuss a long-detained American’s possible release, the State Department said Monday.
An American missionary who has been jailed in North Korea for more than a year appeared before reporters Monday and appealed to the U.S. government to do its best to secure his release.
Rodman says he had been drinking before his controversial interview with CNN.
A new survey finds that there were more than 2,000 reported cases worldwide of Christians killed because of their faith in 2013, nearly doubling the total from 2012.
The number of countries possessing the makings of a nuclear bomb has dropped by almost one-quarter over the past two years, but there remain “dangerous weak links” in nuclear materials security that could be exploited by terrorist groups with potentially catastrophic results, according to a study released Wednesday.
The White House says it would not have approved former NBA player Dennis Rodman’s latest trip to North Korea if it had any say in the matter.
Former Chicago Bull says planned exhibition game will be a birthday present for Kim Jong Un.
North Korean threats come after anti-Pyongyang protests in the South.
Rodman says he expects to meet with Kim Jong Un and make arrangements for an exhibition basketball game in Pyongyang.