Satellite imagery shows significant new construction at North Korea’s main rocket launch site in a sign of leader Kim Jong Un’s determination to pursue a space program despite international censure, a U.S. research institute said Thursday. North Korea is barred […]
An exiled Iranian opposition group said on Thursday a delegation of North Korean experts in nuclear warheads and ballistic missiles visited a military site near Tehran in April amid talks between world powers and Iran over its nuclear program. The […]
North Korea released new footage of what it claims is the triumphant lift-off of a submarine-launched ballistic missile. Two minutes of heavily edited footage uploaded to YouTube appeared on the page of North Korea’s state-controlled media outlet Uriminzokkiri on Wednesday, […]
WASHINGTON ― The U.S. is “prepared and capable of” defending South Korea from a North Korean missile attack, according to Assistant Secretary of State for Arms Control Frank Rose.
The U.S. Defense Department has unveiled a plan to deploy a long-range discrimination radar (LRDR) in Alaska by 2020 to better detect missile threats from countries like North Korea.
In its annual spring ritual, the Pentagon brings its tin cup to Congress to beg for appropriations. Earlier this month, General Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, tried to explain to some bewildered members of Congress why […]
The US Department of Defense says Alaska is its preferred location to deploy a new long-range “must-have” radar to enable missile defense systems to better intercept potential enemy threats, such as from Iran or North Korea.
“Egregious” and “grotesque” is how United States Secretary of State John Kerry has described North Korea’s reckless international provocations and brutal executions of victims who incur the wrath of leader Kim Jong-un.
Secretary of State John Kerry said in South Korea on Monday that the United States is continuing to seek the deployment of highly effective missile defenses there that are opposed by China. However, the contentious issue of sending Terminal High-Altitude […]
Japanese Defense Minister Gen Nakatani said Japan would retaliate against North Korea if Pyongyang launched a missile attack on the United States. Nakatani said Sunday Japan would defend the U.S. because a North Korea missile attack would likely result in […]