North Korea has warned the United States and South Korea against holding a planned joint military drill in the region amid the current high tensions.
North Korea tells the UN that its nuclear program is not up for negotiation amid a row with the US.
The South Korean president says any US military action against North Korea needs to receive Seoul’s prior consent.
Around 10,000 protesters take to the streets in Seoul in protest at the deployment of American missile system in the country and joint drills with the US.
After being briefed on a plan to fire missiles near the US Pacific territory, Kim Jong-un decides to delay the strike and keep monitoring Americans' "foolish conduct."
The US is ready to use the "full range" of its military capabilities to defend itself and its allies from a North Korean strike, the top US general says.
A senior South Korean diplomat voices concerns over the US president’s belligerent rhetoric against the North.
Pyongyang says that at least 3.5 million people have joined the North Korean army to defend the country in the case of a war with the US.
Defense expert warn that the US missile systems may not be able to defend the country against possible missile attacks, as the war of words is escalating between Washington and Pyongyang.
China, Russia, and Germany urge the United States and North Korea to de-escalate tensions.
Media in South Korea say the country may have to develop nuclear weapons of its own, as fears escalate of a potential conflict with North Korea.
Russia’s Lavrov discusses North Korea, counter-terrorism and cyber security with Thai officials.
The governor of Guam has said the US territory is "well-equipped" to handle any North Korean strike due to its robust infrastructure.
North Korea says it will develop plans by mid-August to fire four intermediate-range missiles at the US territory of Guam.
North Korea says it is "carefully examining" a plan to strike the US territory of Guam with missiles, after Trump threatened to hit the country “with fire and fury.”
The US president has urged countries to combine their efforts in dealing with the threat posed by North Korea.
North Korea vows to teach the US a "severe lesson" if Washington launches a military attack against Pyongyang.
On the sidelines of a regional forum, Manila hosts high-level meetings on the Korea crisis, including one between the top diplomats from the two Koreas.
President Hassan Rouhani of Iran says dialog is the most appropriate means to solve disagreements on the Korean Peninsula.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has urged North Korea to act “smart,” following Beijing’s move to vote in favor of harsh sanctions against Pyongyang at the UN.
North Korea has been under UN sanctions since 2006 but they have failed to dissuade the country from pursuing its ballistic missile and nuclear programs.
The UNSC unanimously votes in favor of a US-drafted resolution significantly bolstering its anti-North Korea sanctions.
The new South foreign minister says she is open to negotiations with her North Korean counterpart at a security summit in Manila.
Pyongyang slams Washington’s ‘anachronistic’ bid to impose unilateral sanctions on sovereign states.
Russia says no agreement has been reached among the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council on a draft resolution against North Korea.
China welcomes Washington's peaceful approach to North Korea, saying Beijing has always supported dialog for resolving the Korean dispute.
The United States has declared all American passports “invalid for travel to, in, or through the DPRK.”
Russia urges the international community against taking measures which could increase tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
Protesters take to the streets in Seoul to slam a government decision to proceed with the deployment of four more US-made missile system units.
The United States’ supersonic bombers fly over the Korean Peninsula along with fighters from Japan, South Korea, all of which consider Pyongyang a threat.
North Korea says recent ICBM test was a wake-up call for US to stop its threats against Pyongyang.
Watch footage released by South Korea showing its launching of a US-made Tactical Missile System.
North Korea says it has test-fired its second intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), claiming that the whole US mainland is within the missile's range.
The US and South Korea are conducting a live-fire exercise in response to North Korea's test of an ICBM, a US defense official said Friday.
The Japanese prime minister said North Korea might have fired a missile towards Japan.
Australia has urged China to further pressure North Korea in a bid to convince it to abandon its nuclear and missile programs.
A South Korean government source says Pyongyang appears to be preparing for a new missile launch on an upcoming military anniversary.
South Korean-proposed military talks with North Korea have failed to materialize as Pyongyang made no reaction to the offer.
North Korea is facing severe food shortages due to the worst drought since 2001, the UN's food agency says.
US satellite imagery and reconnaissance data show that North Korea is in preparation for a new missile test over the next few days.
Seoul proposes two rounds of official talks with Pyongyang over military tensions and family reunions to be held on July 21 and August 1.
North Korea has warned the United Nations Security Council against adopting any further sanctions resolutions against Pyongyang.
The US has formally declared that it wants to renegotiate its 2012 free trade agreement with South Korea, calling it a lopsided deal.
South Korea’s intelligence services have said that North Korea is unlikely to have achieved ICBM technology yet, as Pyongyang celebrates its July 4 launch.
North Korea holds ceremonies to celebrate the successful launch of their country’s first intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
A new advanced 1,800-tonne submarine has been delivered to the South Korean Navy to improve its underwater prowess against the North.
Russia says North Korea did not fire an intercontinental ballistic missile in its recent test despite the US’s insistence that it did.
North Korea warns that a small misjudgment can set off a nuclear war, which will inevitably lead to another world war.
The United States has sent two B-1 bombers to fly near the Korean Demilitarized Zone in a show of force.
Moon Jae-in warned that Pyongyang’s "nuclear provocation" could open options other than dialog.
Russia opposes a United Nations Security Council condemnation of North Korea's latest missile launch.
China has warned against any rhetoric and action that could further escalate tensions involving North Korea.
Russia says it is against engaging in military operations or imposing further sanctions against North Korea.
US intelligence agencies say North Korea used a new kind of two-stage missile on Tuesday.
The two foreign ministers urged restraint to cool down the current confrontations on the Korean Peninsula.
The US president tweets his plan to pressure North Korea via China had failed.
The United States and South Korea have fired surface-to-surface missiles in reaction to North Korea’s recent test-launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
As the US has called North Korea’s ICBM missile test a global threat, North’s leader Kim Jong-Un calls it a gift to the "American bastards" on the US Independence Day holiday.
North Korea launches what is believed to be a ballistic missile towards the Sea of Japan, Seoul says.
The South Korean president says Seoul and Washington should offer concessions to North Korea if it meets their demands on a “nuclear freeze.”
North Korea vows to kill former South Korean President Park Geun-hye over an alleged attempt on its leader.
Pyongyang says Trump’s so-called America first policies are similar to “Nazism in the 21st century.”
South Koreans protest in the capital Seoul against the deployment of the THAAD missile system.
The South Korean president has invited North Korean athletes to take part in the South's 2018 Winter Olympics to boost peace.
North Korea accuses the United States of launching a "smear campaign" on Pyongyang after the death of a student.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in says his country will build no more nuclear reactors.
North Korea has accused the US authorities of "mugging" its diplomatic delegation in New York.
Otto Frederick Warmbier, an American college student, was released after a US State Department official's trip to North Korea, Reuters cites an US official as saying.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says North Korea has released an American college student.
A South Korean professor was injured Tuesday after opening a concealed explosive device brought to his university office in Seoul.
North Korea slams the secret delivery of four extra THAAD system launchers to South Korea.
North Korea says the cruise missiles it tested on Thursday were of a new type “capable of striking any enemy group of battleships.”
North Korea test-fires several projectiles which are thought to be surface-to-ship missile, says Seoul.
South Korea suspended any further deployment of the American missile system, the THAAD, pending the results of an environmental impact assessment.
South Korea suspends a senior defense official for deliberately failing to report the arrival of new THAAD launchers.
North Korea has fully rejected the UN Security Council sanctions, vowing that Pyongyang will continue with its nuclear and missile programs.
The US’s missile interceptor system cannot stop our “shower of nuclear strike,” says North Korea.
The UN Security Council has imposed fresh sanctions on North Korea over its missile tests.
Military brass in South Korea intentionally veiled information on US missile deployments from the country’s new president, a probe has found.
South Korea’s President Moon orders a probe into the US deployment of four additional THAAD missile launchers without Seoul’s permission.
North Korea launches what is thought to be a short-range ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan.
Pyongyang says it has already started mass-producing its latest guided weapon system.
Trump revealed US nuclear submarines' location near North Korea, addressed a nuclear attack possibility and backed President Duterte’s war on drugs, leaked phone script shows.
China says that despite North Korea's nuclear and missile tests, dialogue can be held with Pyongyang.
The South Korean military fires warning shots a flying object near the border with the North.
Ousted Park Geun-hye could receive a life sentence if found guilty of corruption and bribery.
The UNSC vows to increase pressure on all countries to tighten anti-Pyongyang sanctions over North Korea's missile tests.
Pyongyang says a medium-range ballistic missile it recently test-launched is ready for deployment in action.
The United Nations Security Council will convene for a closed-door meeting over North Korea's latest missile test.
North Korea has test-fired what appears to be a mid-range ballistic missile, a week after it launched a Hwasong-12 intermediate-range missile.
North Korea says it won't be possible to hold talks with the US as long as Washington pursues hostile policies toward Pyongyang.