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North Korea Official: Kim Jong Un Approves 'Final Attack Operation' On South KoreaA North Korean military official said on Friday that senior party and defense officials led by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met Thursday night and "reviewed and approved the final attack operation."
Spy Agency: Kim Jong Un Executes North Korea Defense Chief For Sleeping During Meeting, Talking BackNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un executed his defense chief for sleeping during a meeting and talking back to the young leader, South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers Wednesday, citing what it called credible information.
Seoul: North Korea Fires 4 Short-Range Projectiles Into The SeaPyongyang has been conducting weapons tests since the South Korean and U.S. militaries began joint drills last month.
US Left Isolated As Allies Join China-Led BankU.S. resistance to a Chinese-led Asian regional bank has left it isolated among its Asian and European allies and given some heft to China's frequent complaints that Washington wants to contain its rise as a world power.
North Korea: Knife Attack On US Ambassador 'Deserved Punishment'U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was hospitalized Thursday after after being attacked by a man who demanded the reunification of North and South Korea, officials said.
South Korea: 2 Koreas Exchange Gunfire Along BorderSecond shooting in 10 days is Pyongyang's reaction to the release by activists of balloons from the south urging North Koreans to rise up against Kim Jong-Un.
16 Dead In Accident At South Korean ConcertSixteen people watching an outdoor pop concert in South Korea plunged 60 feet to their deaths when a ventilation grate they were standing on collapsed, officials said.
Kim Jong Un Reportedly Makes First Appearance In 5 WeeksNorth Korean Leader Kim Jong Un has made his first public appearance in five weeks, state media reported Tuesday, ending an absence that drove a frenzy of global speculation that something was amiss with the country's most powerful person.
Religion, Mental Health Problems Draw Many Americans To North KoreaTime and again, Americans over the years have slipped illegally into poor, deeply suspicious, fervently anti-American North Korea, even as it has become increasingly easy to enter legally as a tourist. It's incomprehensible to many, especially since tens of thousands of desperate North Koreans have crossed in the opposite direction, at great risk.
South Korea Detains American In Waters Near BorderSouth Korean border guards arrested an American man who they believe was attempting to swim across the border into North Korea.
South Korean Official: North Korea 'Must Disappear Soon'A rhetorical battle between the rival Koreas intensified Monday with a South Korean official saying North Korea "must disappear soon."
Seoul: North Korea Finalizing 4th Nuclear Test, Could Be A BluffNorth Korea is making final preparations to conduct its fourth nuclear test, South Korea's defense minister said Thursday, but he added that it could be a bluff.
South Korean Prime Minister Offers To Resign Over Ferry Disaster15 crew from the capsized ferry are in custody, authorities say more than 300 dead or missing.