After a year of saber-rattling, North Korea may be adopting a softer tone
(SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea says North Korea has fired two additional suspected short-range missiles into the sea amid ongoing military exercises between...
The apparent test coincides with joint U.S.-South Korea military drills that have drawn the ire of the North.
Lobbing missiles may appear belligerent, but Pyongyang can't afford hostilities
But Pyongyang remains unresponsive to an offer of help from South Korea
The lights are off, but everyone's home
Critics say John Short new the risks when he took forbidden religious pamphlets into the Hermit Kingdom
A 75-year-old Australian missionary has been detained in Pyongyang—his wife believes the arrest is due to the religious pamphlets he carried into the country
Sketches posted by the U.N. on Weibo to accompany a searing report on human rights in North Korea split opinion in the Middle Kingdom
(CANBERRA, Australia) — The family of an Australian missionary says he has been detained in North Korea. A statement his family released Wednesday said John...
State spending on luxury items rose from an average of $300 million a year under Kim Jong Il, to $645.8 million in 2012
John Short, 75, has been detained since Sunday
(WASHINGTON) — A U.N. Commission of Inquiry has found that crimes against humanity have been committed in North Korea and recommends that its findings be...
(SEOUL, South Korea) — The highest-level talks between the rival Koreas in years ended with little progress because of North Korea's call for the delay of annual...
U.S. is disappointed but says it will continue to work through diplomatic channels
News comes a week after the two sides agreed to hold family reunions at a resort in the North
(WASHINGTON) — The State Department says it is "deeply disappointed" in North Korea's decision to withdraw for a second time an invitation to a U.S. envoy to...
(SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea threatened Thursday to cancel a reunion later this month of Korean War-divided families because of upcoming U.S.-South Korean...
North Korea pulled out days before a reunion in September.
New call for release comes as his family meets with Kerry