The US says images released by North Korea to back up its claims of a successful submarine missile launch were doctored, adding that Pyongyang is years away from the technology required to pull off such a launch.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says North Korea has withdrawn its decision to let him visit a factory park in the country.
North Korea is well known for its verbal attacks on South Korea and the United States, regularly unleashing its own distinctive style of insults and threats. And with US Secretary of State John Kerry in Seoul as part of his Asia visit this week, some heated verbal exchanges were always on the cards.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in South Korea where he will be discussing security issues amid fresh fears of North Korean belligerence.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean media say a reserve soldier has gone on a shooting spree. The reports Wednesday say one person has died and five were injured.
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