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North Korea crisis: How events have unfolded under Trump - NBCNews.com

Ever since President Donald Trump took office in January, tensions with North Korea have escalated rapidly. The isolated country is barred by United Nations resolutions from carrying out ballistic missile tests or from having a nuclear arms program ...and more »

North Korea's nuclear weapons: What we know - Aljazeera.com

"The entire mainland of the US is within the range of our nuclear weapons and the nuclear button is always on the desk of my office," said North Korean leader Kim Jong-un during his 2018 New Year's address. The Hwasong-15, North Korea's furthest ...and more »

South Korea's next president faces a belligerent north and a confused US - The Conversation UK

The authors do not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and have disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. University of ...and more »

The Negotiator - TIME

On the morning of Aug. 18, 1976, two American soldiers set off to trim a poplar tree in the Korean demilitarized zone (DMZ). The tree was obscuring the line of sight between U.N. and North Korean guard towers on the narrow strip of land that has ...and more »

9 questions about North Korea you were too embarrassed to ask - Vox

Tensions between the US and North Korea are heating up. Here's how we got to this point — and where we might be headed. By Alex Ward@AlexWardVoxalex.ward@vox.com Updated Jan 30, 2018, 10:19pm EST. Share Tweet Share. Share. 9 questions about North ...and more »

North Korea accuses CIA of plot to murder Kim Jong-un - Aljazeera.com

Pyongyang accuses US and South Korea spy agencies of attempt to assassinate country's leader with biochemical weapons. 5 May 2017. North Korea claimed the US and South Korea have been plotting to assassinate Kim Jong-un [KCNA/via Reuters]. North Korea ...and more »

Trump Says He'd Meet With Kim Jong Un Under Right Circumstances - Bloomberg

U.S. President Donald Trump said he would meet with Kim Jong Un amid heightened tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons program if the circumstances were right. “If it would be appropriate for me to meet with him, I would absolutely, I would be ...and more »

Activity at North Korea nuclear site resumes: monitor - Aljazeera.com

Satellite images show workers present at Punggye-ri facility as tensions remain high over fears of sixth nuclear test. 3 May 2017. Images taken on April 19 appear to show activity at the Punggye-ri nuclear testing site [DigitalGlobe/38 North via Getty ...and more »

What War With North Korea Looked Like in the 1950s and Why It Matters Now - Newsweek

RTX1LYK9 North Korean army soldiers look on as United Nations Command's Deputy Commander and U.S. Forces Korea Seventh Air Force Deputy Commander Lieutenant General Terrence J. O'Shaughnessy (right) and senior member of the United Nations Command ...and more »

THAAD missile defence system operational in South Korea - Aljazeera.com

Controversial defence system reaches 'initial intercept capability' as North Korea warns of further nuclear tests. 2 May 2017. The US military's missile defence system in South Korea has reached an initial operating capability to defend against North ...and more »