State Department: Tillerson’s rhetoric doesn’t give China free pass on human rights

State Department: Tillerson's rhetoric doesn't give China free pass on human rights FILE – In this May 10, 2016, file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves at parade participants at the Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, North Korea. North Korea has conducted a ground test of a new type … more >. View Comments Print. By L. Todd …

Washington Times

A New Engine for a New Satellite Launch Vehicle?

North Korea continues its new practice of releasing colorful audiovisual presentations of Kim Jong Un watching ground tests of rocket hardware, presumably as a way of signaling constant progress in the development of North Korean space and missile …

38 North

Malaysia Expects More Arrests in Kim Jong Nam Murder Probe: Report

FILE PHOTO: Kim Jong Nam arrives at Beijing airport in Beijing, China, in this photo taken by Kyodo February 11, 2007. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS /Files Reuters. KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian police are expected to make a few more …

U.S. News & World Report

What US options are ‘on the table’ with North Korea?

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has signaled that the U.S. will take a more aggressive approach to North Korea’s missile and nuclear program, including possibly through pre-emptive military action. “All options are on the table,” particularly if North

ABC News

Nuance, not force, will get nukes out of North Korea

David Welch is a senior fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), chair of global security at the Balsillie School of International Affairs and professor of political science at the University of Waterloo. On Friday, U.S

The Globe and Mail

What Is the Point of Rex Tillerson?

Though Rex Tillerson has been secretary of state for nearly two months, his trip to Asia last week—during which he made news by signaling an aggressive approach to North Korea and gave his first interview—was basically his public debut. Tillerson was

Slate Magazine (blog)

Kim Jong Nam murder: Malaysia expects more arrests in further investigation

WEB DESK (Dunya News) – More than a month after Kim Jong-Nam was murdered at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysian police are expected to make a few more arrests. Moreover, it has also been revealed that the arrests could also include …

DunyaNews Pakistan

North Korea’s Test of Rocket Engine Shows ‘Meaningful Progress,’ South Says

Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, inspecting the ground jet test of a newly developed high-thrust engine at the Sohae launching station in Tongchang-ri, in a photograph released by the North’s official news agency. Credit Korean Central News

New York Times

Malaysia seeks more N. Korean suspects in Kim Jong Nam death

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysian police said Sunday that they are hunting for more North Korean suspects over the killing of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. National police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said the new suspects are in …

CTV News

Why bombing North Korea is not aa good idea

Kim Jong Un during one of his most recent missile launches into the Sea of Japan. KRT/AP. by Gideon Rachman. “The two sides are like accelerating trains coming towards each other with neither side willing to give way.” That was how Wang Yi, the Chinese …

The Australian Financial Review

Allies Decry North Korea’s ‘Meaningful Progress’ on Missiles

Kim hails ‘a new birth’ for country, while former U.S. defense secretary calls North Korea the world’s most dangerous problem. By Curt Mills, Staff Writer | March 20, 2017, at 8:46 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Allies Decry

U.S. News & World Report

North Korea engine test may be prelude to partial ICBM flight

SEOUL North Korea has likely mastered the technology to power the different stages of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) and may show it off soon, analysts say, but it is likely still a long way from being able to hit the mainland United States.