| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:36 AM
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has developed sophisticated ways to circumvent U.N. sanctions, including the suspected use of its embassies to facilitate an illegal trade in weapons, a United Nations report issued on Tuesday said.
| Mar 8, 2014
| 2:18 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - China declared a "red line" on North Korea on Saturday, saying that China will not permit chaos or war on the Korean peninsula, and that peace can only come through denuclearization.
China is North Korea's most important diplomatic...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:44 AM
BEIJING, March 7 (Reuters) - China has expressed its "deep
concern" to North Korea after South Korea said a Chinese
airplane had crossed the path of a rocket launched by the
isolated state, China's foreign ministry said on Friday.
On Thursday, South...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:33 AM
By David Brunnstrom
WASHINGTON, March 6 (Reuters) - The United States is still
hopeful of securing the release of an American missionary being
held in North Korea, the U.S. human rights envoy for the country
said on Thursday, even though two trips he has...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:34 AM
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea, accused of human rights violations, elects its largely symbolic parliament this weekend, with leader Kim Jong Un, the third in his family dynasty to rule the totalitarian state, running unopposed in a legendary mountain...