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US warns of serious consequences after N Korean N-tests
US President Barack Obama today warned North Korea of "serious consequences" as he consulted leaders of South Korea and Japan after Pyongyang conducted its fifth nuclear test - believed to be its most powerful ever.
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'Fanatic recklessness': North Korea conducts nuke test
North Korea conducted a test of a nuclear weapon, its fifth since 2006.         
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North Korea conducts 5th nuclear test
North Korea conducted a test of a nuclear weapon, its fifth since 2006.       
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North Korea nuclear test: World leaders react
South Korean president says North Korea shows "maniacal recklessness" as world powers unite in condemnation.
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'Fanatic recklessness': South Korea blasts Kim over reported nuke test
North Korea appears to have conducted a nuclear weapons test early Friday, the Yonhap News Agency reported.         
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The Latest: N. Korea says no radioactive leak after test
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The Latest on North Korea's nuclear test (all times local): 2 p.m. North Korea's state TV says Friday's nuclear test "examined and confirmed" specific features of a nuclear warhead designed to be mounted on ballistic missiles. It says there was no radioactive leakage or adverse ...
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The Latest: US assessing North Korea's likely nuclear test
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The Latest on North Korea's nuclear test (all times local): 12:35 p.m. A spokesman for the U.S. National Security Council, Ned Price, says Washington is aware of seismic activity on the Korean Peninsula in the vicinity of a known North Korean nuclear test site. He ...
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US to fly 'radiation sniffer' jet off Korean Peninsula
The US Air Force is expected to start flying its "radiation sniffer" jet off the Korean Peninsula in the coming hours to take air samples to see if it can determine a nuclear event occurred in North Korea on Friday morning.
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North Korea 'artificial earthquake' could signal nuclear test
An "artificial earthquake" was detected in North Korea early Friday, according to South Korea's largest news service. Yonhap News Agency reported that the earthquake was of a 5-magnitude. North Korea is not on any of the major earthquake fault lines, which suggests that North Korea may have conducted another nuclear ...
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North Korea fires three ballistic missiles
South Korea says medium-range Rodong-class missiles flew about 1,000km before landing in the waters of the Sea of Japan.
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North Korean nuclear envoy visits China: Yonhap
SEOUL (Reuters) - A senior diplomat from North Korea involved in stalled international talks to end its nuclear program has visited China, a South Korea news agency said on Wednesday, as China endorsed a fresh rebuke of the North by the United Nations.
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North Korea seeks foreign investment to start casino cruise
Unabashed by international sanctions, cash-strapped North Korea is calling for foreign businesses to invest in an international cruise ship in a bid to boost tourism. Read Full Article at RT.com
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U.N.: Sanctions disrupt humanitarian aid to North Korea
More than 10 million people — or about 41% of the North Korean population — are undernourished, the report said.       
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How US could stop a North Korean missile
North Korea's test of a ballistic missile this week showed new, more dangerous capabilities in its missile program, but the Pentagon says the US and its Asian allies have defenses to deal with threat.
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U.S., Japan, South Korea to discuss response to North Korea
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 13 (UPI) -- Top defense officials of the United States, Japan and South Korea agreed to hold a videoconference on Thursday.
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Trump faces test from North Korea while mulling travel order
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Already in a domestic battle over his immigration order, President Donald Trump now faces a fresh foreign provocation in his first weeks in office — an apparent ballistic missile test by North Korea.
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N. Korea missile launch a warning to Japan, analysts say
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was thousands of miles away from home, but Kim Jong Un's message was loud and clear -- think twice before getting too cozy with the new US President.
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China expels 32 South Korea missionaries amid missile defense tension
SEOUL (Reuters) - China has expelled 32 South Korean Christian missionaries, a Korean government official said on Saturday, amid diplomatic tension between the two countries over the planned deployment of a U.S. missile defense system in the South.
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China opposes deployment of U.S. stealth ship in South Korea
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 7 (UPI) -- China voiced its opposition to a U.S. proposal to deploy the USS Zumwalt in the waters surrounding the Korean peninsula.
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Russia warns South Korea of consequences if THAAD deployed
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 3 (UPI) -- Russia's ambassador to South Korea warned Moscow would take measures if Seoul chooses to go ahead and deploy the U.S. missile defense system THAAD.
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Google disappointed by South Korean refusal on mapping data
South Korea rejected a request by Google to use local mapping data in the company's global maps service in a long-awaited ruling Friday that had divided the country for months ...
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2 US supersonic bombers fly over S. Korea in warning to Kim Jong-un
The US Air Force has flown two supersonic bombers over South Korea in a show of force towards North Korea. This is the second time in just over a week that the B-1B Lancer bombers have flown over the South’s airspace. Read Full Article at RT.com
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South Korea, US to simulate attack on nuclear facility
South Korea and the United States will conduct a mock attack on a nuclear facility next month, an official with the South Korean Defense Department told CNN.
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N Korea flooding kills 133, displaces 107,000: UN
Flooding from heavy rain in North Korea has killed 133 people in its northeast while 395 are missing, with many homes and critical infrastructure destroyed, a UN agency said on Monday.
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US to conduct bomber flight over S. Korea following Pyongyang’s nuclear test – official
The US will conduct a bomber flight over South Korea on Tuesday, just days after Pyongyang angered both Washington and Seoul by carrying out its fifth nuclear test, a US official told Reuters. Read Full Article at RT.com
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