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South Korea fires at suspected North Korea drone at border amid missile crisis – AOL


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South Korea fires at suspected North Korea drone at border amid missile crisis
AOL
SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea's military fired warning shots at a suspected drone from North Korea on Tuesday amid tension over Pyongyang's latest missile test which drew international condemnation and a warning from China. The identity of the object …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 12:04 pm

North Korea WAR threat: South Korea forced to fire at ‘MISSILE’ sent across the border – Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk

North Korea WAR threat: South Korea forced to fire at 'MISSILE' sent across the border
Express.co.uk
It follows North Korea's defence of recent missile tests. The hermit state said they were legitimate acts of self-defence by a "fully-fledged nuclear power" and are not against international law, North Korean diplomat Ju Yong Chol told the UN

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 11:41 am

Symantec says ‘highly likely’ North Korea group behind ransomware attacks – CNBC


CNBC

Symantec says 'highly likely' North Korea group behind ransomware attacks
CNBC
Cyber security firm Symantec said on Monday it was "highly likely" a hacking group affiliated with North Korea was behind the WannaCry cyber attack this month that infected more than 300,000 computers worldwide and disrupted hospitals, banks and …
More Evidence Points to North Korea in Ransomware AttackNew York Times
Global cyberattack 'highly likely' linked to North Korea groupCNNMoney
More evidence for WannaCry 'link' to North Korean hackersBBC News
The Guardian –Forbes –Bloomberg –Symantec
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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 10:16 am

Unidentified object flies from North Korea over border with South – CNN


CNN

Unidentified object flies from North Korea over border with South
CNN
The situation on the Korean peninsula has intensified in recent months, with the nascent administration of US President Donald Trump vowing to pressure Pyongyang to the negotiating table. Kim Jong Un's regime has responded defiantly, forging ahead with …
South Korea Fires Shots At North Korea After Object Crosses BorderBloomberg
South Korea fires warning shots at suspected North Korean droneNew York Post
North Korea fires object over South Korean border: reportThe Sydney Morning Herald
Chicago Tribune
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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 9:58 am

China’s imports from North Korea sink as coal ban bites – Reuters


Reuters

China's imports from North Korea sink as coal ban bites
Reuters
Cho Bong-hyun, who heads research on North Korea's economy at IBK Bank in Seoul, said China's imports from North Korea were likely to continue to decline due to Pyongyang's repeated missile tests and the suspension of coal shipments to China.

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 9:31 am

Manchester, Israel, North Korea: Your Morning Briefing – The New … – New York Times


New York Times

Manchester, Israel, North Korea: Your Morning Briefing – The New …
New York Times
The blast reverberated through the Manchester Arena just as a show by the American pop star Ariana Grande was ending. Panic and mayhem seized the crowd, …

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:38 am

The US and North Korea: From mutual praise to threats of nuclear war, in 10 years – Quartz


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The US and North Korea: From mutual praise to threats of nuclear war, in 10 years
Quartz
North Korea expressing gratitude for the United States? American officials praising Pyongyang for being “very cooperative”? It's hard to imagine any of that happening today, of course, but during a blip in history in 2007, it was the case, as tense

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:30 am

Mystery of Middlesbrough’s North Korean flag is SOLVED – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Mystery of Middlesbrough's North Korean flag is SOLVED
Daily Mail
The North Korean flag that's baffled Teesside was put up by a dad – simply because his kids liked the look of it. Everything from secret nuclear launch bases to a holiday home for dictator Kim Jong Un were mooted by conspiracy theorists for the flag's …
Middlesbrough resident who baffled neighbours by flying North Korea flag claims it was his children's idea – and The Sun
North Korean flag appears outside semi in Ingleby BarwickMetro
Why is a North Korean flag flying over a Middlesbrough home?AOL UK

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Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:09 pm

U.N. agency’s dealings with North Korea on nerve gas chemical … – Fox News


Fox News

U.N. agency's dealings with North Korea on nerve gas chemical …
Fox News
A United Nations agency's go-it-alone decision to facilitate an international patent application from North Korea for production of the embargoed chemical …

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Posted on 22 May 2017 | 6:48 pm

US Nuclear History Offers Clues to North Korea’s Progress – New York Times


New York Times

US Nuclear History Offers Clues to North Korea's Progress
New York Times
Today, North Korea is hard at work on that agenda. Its nuclear program has succeeded in producing blasts in the Hiroshima range. In each case, trillions of atoms in a tiny smidgen of matter — estimated at roughly one gram, the weight of a dollar bill

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 5:46 pm

North Korea – BingNews

North Korea fires another ballistic missile in latest challenge to neighbors, U.S.

North Korea on Sunday fired a medium-range ballistic missile, U.S. and South Korean officials said, the most recent in a flurry of ballistic tests that have rattled neighbors in the region. The rocket was fired from an area near Pukchang, in South Pyongan …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 5:17 am

South Korea fires shots at North Korea after object crosses border

SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea’s military says it has fired warning shots at an unidentified object flying south from rival North Korea. The military said in a statement Tuesday that it has bolstered its air surveillance after the incident but …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:50 am

South Korea fires at North ‘object’

South Korea says it has fired warning shots at an object that flew across the demilitarised zone from North Korea. About 90 machine gun rounds were fired at the object, which has not been identified. North Korea has flown drones over the border in the past.

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:48 am

WannaCry Malware Has Strong Links to Group Tied to North Korea, Symantec Says

A group linked to North Korea is highly likely behind this month’s global ransomware assault, and the attack more closely resembles the behavior of a crime ring rather than a government-orchestrated campaign, a cybersecurity researcher said. In a blog …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:37 am

Unidentified object flies from North Korea over border with South

Seoul, South Korea (CNN)South Korea’s military fired warning shots after it spotted an unidentified object flying from North Korea across the Demilitarized Zone that divides the two countries, according to the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff. The object …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:08 am

South Korean military says it fired warning shot after unidentified object flew south from North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korean military says it fired warning shot after unidentified object flew south from North Korea. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:46 am

North Korea-linked hackers ‘highly likely’ behind WannaCry: Symantec

The Lazarus hacking group, widely believed to be connected to North Korea, is “highly likely” responsible for the WannaCry global cyberattack that hit earlier this month, US anti-virus firm Symantec said. North Korea has angrily dismissed earlier reports …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 12:38 am

With the 2018 Olympics in South Korea, Will the North Be Participant or Provocateur?

As preparations accelerate for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, sporting relations on the divided Korean Peninsula have seldom appeared more amicable, despite the building nuclear tensions and escalating talk of war. Last month, North Korea sent …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 12:00 am

North Korea says it’s ready to mass-produce new missile after latest test

A view of the test-fire of Pukguksong-2 guided by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the spot, in this undated photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on Feb. 13, 2017. TOKYO — North Korea said Monday it is ready to …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 7:08 pm

South Korea’s Moon Jae-in seeking Vatican’s help on North Korea

An exclusive report putting perspective on the week’s most important developments. May 22 (UPI) –South Korean President Moon Jae-in is requesting help from the Vatican in easing tensions on the Korean peninsula. The recently elected Korean leader sent a …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 6:39 pm

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