The US state of Alaska can be a possible target for North Korea’s missiles, a senior US commander has warned, asking for the state’s military budget to increase.
US military action against North Korea is an "option on the table," Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has stated, adding that Washington's "strategic patience" with the isolated country has ended.
North Korea denounced outgoing US President Barack Obama for blacklisting leader Kim Jong-Un's sister over human rights abuses, urging him to concentrate on "packing" as he exits the White House.
North Korea said on Sunday it can test launch an intercontinental ballistic missile at any time from any location.
US President-elect Donald Trump says North Korea will not be able to build a nuclear missile that can reach the United States.
North Korea's ambassador to the UN says his country would consider normalizing relations with the United States in case President-elect Donald Trump orders the withdrawal of military forces and anti-ballistic missile systems from the South, and guarantees a peace treaty aimed at ending tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
Whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks has released leaked documents that show US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has threatened to “ring” China with defensive missiles if Beijing failed to end North Korea’s nuclear program.
US Ambassador Samantha Power on Thursday was traveling to Japan and South Korea for talks with the two US allies as negotiations at the United Nations on new sanctions against North Korea gathered pace.
The US Air Force plans to spend billions of dollars to replace its aging arsenal of intercontinental nuclear missiles in order to keep up with Russia and China, a military official says.
North Korea has succeeded in testing a state-of-the-art, powerful rocket engine, state media reports.