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US says North Korea photoshopped missile launch images

By Wed, May 20, 2015 6:52PM UTC 0 Comment

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....

North Korea snubs UN chief, cancels visit

By Wed, May 20, 2015 10:16AM UTC 0 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says North Korea has withdrawn its decision to let him visit a factory park in the country....

John Kerry slams North Korea’s stories of ‘grotesque, grisly’ executions

By Mon, May 18, 2015 1:42PM UTC 0 Comment

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....

SKorea’s spy agency says NKorea executed its defense chief in April

By Wed, May 13, 2015 10:13AM UTC 0 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's spy agency says it has information that North Korea executed its defense chief for sleeping during a meeting and talking back to young leader Kim Jong Un....

North Korean general believed behind 2010 South Korea attacks dies

By Mon, May 11, 2015 11:11AM UTC 0 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The North Korean military general believed behind two attacks on South Korea that killed 50 people in 2010 has died. He was 77....