Kim Tong-Hyung, The Associated Press

  • In this June 12, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump, right, shakes hands with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. (Evan Vucci/AP)
    North Korea rejects talks as US envoy arrives in Seoul

    North Korea on Tuesday said it has no immediate intent to resume a dialogue with the United States as U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun arrived in South Korea for discussions on stalled nuclear diplomacy.

  • In this June 30, 2019, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the North Korean side of the border at the village of Panmunjom in Demilitarized Zone. (Susan Walsh/AP)
    North Korea says it has no plans for talks with US

    North Korea on Saturday reiterated it has no immediate plans to resume nuclear negotiations with the United States unless Washington discards what it describes as “hostile” polices toward Pyongyang.

  • This photo provided by the North Korean government shows the explosion of an inter-Korean liaison office building in Kaesong, North Korea, Tuesday, June 16, 2020. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP)
    North Korea’s military to reenter inter-Korea cooperation sites

    North Korea said Wednesday it will redeploy troops to now-shuttered inter-Korean cooperation sites, reinstall guard posts and resume military exercises at front-line areas, nullifying the landmark tension-reducing deals reached with South Korea just two years ago.

  • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to bolster his nuclear deterrent in face of “gangster-like” U.S. sanctions and pressure. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP)
    North Korea test fires two missiles

    Flight data released by the South Korean and Japanese militaries suggest that the North could have tested one of its new mobile, solid-fuel missile systems it first demonstrated last year.

  • In this Feb. 28, 2020, file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, inspects the military drill of units of the Korean People's Army, with soldiers shown wearing face masks. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)
    North Korea fires presumed short-range missiles into the sea

    North Korea fired two presumed short-range ballistic missiles into its eastern sea on Monday, South Korean officials said, resuming weapons demonstrations after a months-long hiatus that may have been forced by the coronavirus crisis in Asia.

  • Soldiers prepare to conduct ground movement during a battery training event Dec. 12, 2019, at Camp Casey, South Korea. (Capt. Daniel Parker/Army)
    False alarm blares at Camp Casey amid North Korea concerns

    A U.S. military base in South Korea accidentally blared an alert siren instead of a bugle call, causing a brief scare just as the U.S. and its allies are monitoring for signs of provocation from North Korea, which has warned it could send a “Christmas gift” over deadlocked nuclear negotiations.