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(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on Aug. 31) - Yonhap News

North Korea fired an intermediate-range ballistic missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean east of Hokkaido on Tuesday. It flew about 2,700 kilometers and reached a maximum height of 550 kilometers. Unlike recent high-angle launches, it was fired at a ...and more »

North Korea Launches Missile Over Japan - Wall Street Journal

A file photo shows a North Korean intercontinental ballistic rocket Hwasong-14 being prepared last month before a test launch. It isn't yet known whether this was the type of missile launched over Japan early Tuesday local time. Photo: KCNA/EPA ...and more »

Discussing North Korea - New York Times

Damien Cave, our Australia bureau chief, shares insights on global news, local recommendations and feedback from readers in this weekly newsletter. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. ______. It's arguably the biggest story in the Asia Pacific ...and more »

PM Abe: Japan Received Commitment That Brexit Talks Will Be Transparent - U.S. News & World Report

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May (front L) and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (front R) wait for their Shinkansen bullet train bound for Tokyo at Kyoto station in Kyoto, Japan, August 30, 2017. REUTERS/Yoshiko Sato/Pool Reuters. TOKYO (Reuters ...and more »

US sends warplanes to South Korea in show of force towards North Korea - CBC.ca

The United States on Thursday flew some of its most advanced warplanes to South Korea to take part in bombing drills aimed at intimidating North Korea, after Pyongyang fired a midrange ballistic missile over Japan earlier this week, South Korea's ...and more »

What stopped Japan from intercepting North Korean missile? - Deutsche Welle

The altitude and speed of Hwasong-12 would have made it very difficult to destroy missile in flight, while failure would have been embarrassing for Japan and encouraging to North Korea. Julian Ryall reports from Tokyo. Japan Raketenabwehrsystem PAC 3 ...and more »

Japan Seeks Funds to Boost Missile Ranges Days After North Korea Threat - U.S. News & World Report

FILE PHOTO : A Japan Self-Defense Forces (JSDF) soldier takes part in a drill to mobilise their Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missile unit in response to a recent missile launch by North Korea, at U.S. Air Force Yokota Air Base in Fussa on the ...and more »

North Korea's unprecedented missile test draws ire of Trump and Abe - Christian Science Monitor

President Trump has said that "all options are on the table" after a North Korean ballistic missile, designed to carry a nuclear payload, was fired over Japan and into the northern Pacific Ocean. A woman walks past a TV screen broadcasting news of ...and more »

Mattis Pushes Back Against Trump on North Korea - U.S. News & World Report

A screen shows news coverage of an August 29 missile test launch in a public square outside a train station in Pyongyang on Wednesday. (KIM WON-JIN/AFP/Getty Images). Defense Secretary James Mattis pushed back against Donald Trump's assertion Wednesday ...and more »

(5th LD) Trump says dialogue with N. Korea 'not the answer' - Yonhap News

WASHINGTON/SEOUL, Aug. 30 (Yonhap) -- U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday that "talking" will not solve the standoff with North Korea, signaling a more aggressive response to the regime's nuclear and missile programs. Trump made the remark on ...and more »