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New North Korea sanctions prompt threat of pre-emptive nuclear attack

North Korea said on Thursday it will exercise its right to “a pre-emptive nuclear attack” in response to new UN sanctions that were imposed as a result of its underground…

Google Maps unveils detailed, previously unavailable maps of North Korea

Google’s Maps unveiled on Monday a detailed map of North Korea, an area that was previously largely undocumented on the popular site, just weeks after Eric Schmidt, Google’s chairman, made…

Earthquake Shifted Japan Two Metres Away from Korea

The massive 9.0 magnitude earthquake that hit northeastern Japan last week shifted the island more than two metres further away from its neighbour, scientists say. The Korea Astronomy and Space…

South Korea to Hold Nuclear-Related Talks with the North

An official of South Korea stated on Monday that the country intends to put forth a proposition to North Korea about possible talks which would concern the nuclear plans of…

North Korea Spends a Third of Its National Income on the Military, KIDA says

The South Korean Institute of Defense Analyses (KIDA) stated on Tuesday in a report that a third of North Korea’s national income goes into the military. This report contradicts the…

North Korea Calls for Talks, South Thinks It Is Merely Propaganda

In their strategy that has been executed more than once in the past, North Korea has called for unconditional talks to reduce tensions that arose after it shelled a South…