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DPRK top leader, people pay tribute to late Kim Jong Il

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) held various events on Monday to commemorate late leader Kim Jong Il on the first anniversary of his death. Top leader Kim Jong…

DPRK marks anniversary of late leader’s death

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) held a national ceremony on Sunday to mark the first anniversary of the death of former leader Kim Jong Il. Kim’s successor, his…

International community considers response to N. Korea

International community considers response to N. Korea

It is still not clear if the satellite North Korea placed into orbit Wednesday is properly functioning. Meanwhile, the international community is still contemplating what action to take against the…

Ma Ying-jeou expresses concern over NKorea rocket launch

Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou expressed serious concern over North Korea’s rocket launch Dec. 12, urging Pyongyang to abandon actions that destabilize East Asia. “Ma thinks it is very unwise for…

Singapore urges DPRK to work with international community

Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Thursday that they “strongly urge the DPRK government to refrain from further actions that would escalate tensions and work with the international community to…

China keeping close watch on DPRK launch

China has reiterated that it is paying close attention to the DPRK‘s satellite launch plan. The statement was a response to reports that Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi had a…

S&P says DPRK rocket launch has no material impact on S. Korea’s sovereign ratings

The rocket launch of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) will have no material impact on South Korea’s sovereign ratings, global credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s said Wednesday.…

DPRK says it successfully launched controversial long-range rocket

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Wednesday it successfully fired off a long-range rocket mounted with a satellite, defying expectations that technical problems might delay or even call…

Japan to convene Security Council on DPRK’s rocket launch

The Japanese government said Wednesday that it will convene Security Council at 10:50 local time on a rocket launch by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).…

DPRK launches long-range rocket, first stage falls into Yellow Sea

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) fired off a long-range rocket mounted with a satellite Wednesday, defying expectations that technical problems might delay the mission that drew international attention.…