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Stephen Colbert Is Pretty Sure Trump Doesn't Know Who Kim Jong-un Is - Vanity Fair;

Stephen Colbert Is Pretty Sure Trump Doesn't Know Who Kim Jong-un Is - Vanity Fair

Vanity FairStephen Colbert Is Pretty Sure Trump Doesn't Know Who Kim Jong-un IsVanity FairIt might seem like trivia that's only a little harder than your average Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader question, but it turns out that our president might not know who is in charge of North Korea. After an interview in which Donald Trump seemed to ...and more »

North Korea 'Nukes' US in Latest Propaganda Video - Sputnik International;

North Korea 'Nukes' US in Latest Propaganda Video - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalNorth Korea 'Nukes' US in Latest Propaganda VideoSputnik InternationalPyongyang released a video showing a simulated North Korean missile strike against the United States; the footage was demonstrated during a concert honoring the birthday anniversary of the country's founding father, according to Yonhap News Agency.and more »

North Korea tension: China 'seriously concerned' about nuclear threats - BBC News;

North Korea tension: China 'seriously concerned' about nuclear threats - BBC News

BBC NewsNorth Korea tension: China 'seriously concerned' about nuclear threatsBBC NewsChina says it is seriously concerned about North Korean nuclear development, in the wake of a BBC interview with a top official from the North. North Korea's vice-foreign minister told the BBC Pyongyang would continue to test missiles and would launch ...and more »

North Korea drops nuclear bomb on US in disturbing video - Metro;

North Korea drops nuclear bomb on US in disturbing video - Metro

MetroNorth Korea drops nuclear bomb on US in disturbing videoMetroA shocking North Korean video shows a nuclear bomb appearing to strike an American city, before a huge fiery mushroom cloud soars into the sky. The propaganda video, released by the state, includes frames of the American flag overlapped with an image ...and more »

Nation by nation, how Trump has shaken up Koreas, neighbors - The News Tribune;

Nation by nation, how Trump has shaken up Koreas, neighbors - The News Tribune

The News TribuneNation by nation, how Trump has shaken up Koreas, neighborsThe News TribuneMany South Koreans are using those words to describe the president of their most important ally, rather than the leader of their archrival to the North. They worry that President Donald Trump's tough, unorthodox talk about North Korea's nuclear program ...and more »

Pence Praises Toyota, Says Economic Ties With Japan Can Improve - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Pence Praises Toyota, Says Economic Ties With Japan Can ImproveWall Street Journal (subscription)TOKYO—Vice President Mike Pence praised investment by Toyota Motor Corp. and other Japanese companies in the U.S. while avoiding criticism of Tokyo's trade practices, drawing a relieved welcome from business leaders here. “It went well,” said Toyota ...and more »

Trump Mulls U.S. Military Options for North Korea, All Grim - Bloomberg;

Trump Mulls U.S. Military Options for North Korea, All Grim - Bloomberg

BloombergTrump Mulls U.S. Military Options for North Korea, All GrimBloombergThree weeks before becoming president, Donald Trump weighed in on the threat of North Korea developing a nuclear warhead capable of reaching the U.S.: “It won't happen,” he vowed on Twitter. Now planners are contemplating what a U.S. strike to prevent ...and more »

WATCH: North Korea mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up the US - Irish Independent;

WATCH: North Korea mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up the US - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentWATCH: North Korea mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up the USIrish IndependentNorth Korea put on a musical show to mark the birthday of founding father Kim Il Sung, which ended with a mock-up video of missiles engulfing the United States in flames, prompting cheers from the audience and smiles from current leader Kim Jong Un.and more »

Pence's new warning to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready' - USA TODAY;

Pence's new warning to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready' - USA TODAY

USA TODAYPence's new warning to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'USA TODAYVice President Mike Pence delivered a new warning to North Korea on Wednesday, saying the United States' response to any use of weapons by the reclusive state will be "overwhelming and effective." Pence spoke to hundreds of U.S. and Japanese sailors ...and more »

US VP Pence says working with allies to put pressure on North Korea - Channel NewsAsia;

US VP Pence says working with allies to put pressure on North Korea - Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsiaUS VP Pence says working with allies to put pressure on North KoreaChannel NewsAsiaU.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday that Washington would work with its allies and China to put economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea but added that America would defeat any attack with an "overwhelming response". Posted 19 ...and more »

Beijing expects N. Korea nuclear test most likely to come next week: Boxun News - Arirang News

Beijing expects N. Korea nuclear test most likely to come next week: Boxun NewsArirang NewsBeijing expects N. Korea nuclear test most likely to come next week: Boxun News Updated: 2017-04-19 15:27:56 KST. China's leadership are bracing for a nuclear test by Pyongyang next week. That's according to Chinese news site Boxun, whose sources ...and more »

Opinion: The $40 billion US missile defense system is at risk from these tech glitches - MarketWatch;

Opinion: The $40 billion US missile defense system is at risk from these tech glitches - MarketWatch

MarketWatchOpinion: The $40 billion US missile defense system is at risk from these tech glitchesMarketWatchA Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor is launched during what turned out to be a successful test. By. JuricaDujmovic. Columnist. Since 2003, when North Korea withdrew from the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty, the country has faced ...and more »

The Latest: Pence to Visit Mosque in Indonesian Capital - U.S. News & World Report;

The Latest: Pence to Visit Mosque in Indonesian Capital - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportThe Latest: Pence to Visit Mosque in Indonesian CapitalU.S. News & World ReportU.S. Vice President Mike Pence will be visiting Indonesia's largest mosque on Thursday as part of his visit to the country. | April 19, 2017, at 4:58 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. The Latest: Pence to Visit Mosque in Indonesian ...and more »

US vice president Pence wraps up visit to Japan - Xinhua

US vice president Pence wraps up visit to JapanXinhuaTOKYO, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Visiting U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday reiterated the commitment to working with Japan and other countries in the region to bring an end to nuclear and missile issues on the Korean Peninsula. Speaking aboard ...and more »

Pence Vows 'Overwhelming' US Response To North Korea - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty;

Pence Vows 'Overwhelming' US Response To North Korea - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyPence Vows 'Overwhelming' US Response To North KoreaRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyU.S. Vice President Mike Pence has warned North Korea not to test the resolve of the United States, promising it would make an "overwhelming and effective" response to any attack. Speaking aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan on April 19 ...and more »

North Korea drops nuclear bomb on US city in chilling WW3 simulation released by Kim Jong-un - SDE Entertainment News (satire) (press release) (blog);

North Korea drops nuclear bomb on US city in chilling WW3 simulation released by Kim Jong-un - SDE Entertainment News (satire) (press release) (blog)

SDE Entertainment News (satire) (press release) (blog)North Korea drops nuclear bomb on US city in chilling WW3 simulation released by Kim Jong-unSDE Entertainment News (satire) (press release) (blog)A nuclear bomb strikes an American city, sending a huge fiery mushroom cloud soaring into the sky in a chilling World War 3 simulation aired in North Korea. The worrying propaganda video was released as tensions continued to rise between Kim Jong-un's ...and more »

China tests missiles on deadly new destroyer ship near North Korea as it warns it's getting troops 'battle ready' - The Sun;

China tests missiles on deadly new destroyer ship near North Korea as it warns it's getting troops 'battle ready' - The Sun

The SunChina tests missiles on deadly new destroyer ship near North Korea as it warns it's getting troops 'battle ready'The SunCHINESE military leaders have revealed they are testing their latest missile-laden destroyer in waters close to North Korea. Footage released by state media shows navy crew launching weapons off the state-of-the-art Xining warship to help get sailors ...and more »

US Navy strike group was not 'racing towards North Korea' - The Week UK;

US Navy strike group was not 'racing towards North Korea' - The Week UK

The Week UKUS Navy strike group was not 'racing towards North Korea'The Week UKUS Navy officials have admitted that the USS Carl Vinson aircraft strike group was not heading towards North Korea despite their assertions earlier this month. It was announced on 8 April that the ship was heading north towards Pyongyang as a deterrent ...and more »

Pence warns North Korea the US

Pence warns North Korea the US "sword stands ready" - CBS News

CBS NewsPence warns North Korea the US "sword stands ready"CBS NewsLast Updated Apr 19, 2017 4:53 AM EDT. YOKOSUKA, Japan -- From the wind-swept deck of a massive aircraft carrier, Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday warned North Korea not to test the resolve of the U.S. military, promising it would make an ...and more »

Vice unification minister meets with Japan's top envoy over NK issue - The Korea Herald;

Vice unification minister meets with Japan's top envoy over NK issue - The Korea Herald

The Korea HeraldVice unification minister meets with Japan's top envoy over NK issueThe Korea HeraldSouth Korea's vice unification minister on Wednesday met with Japan's top envoy to Seoul to discuss North Korea's nuclear and missile problems, government officials said. Vice Minister Kim Hyung-suk held the meeting with Amb. Yasumasa Nagamine to ...and more »