Tag: Korea

North Korea uses Russian satellite navigation system instead of GPS for missile launches, observers say

North Korea uses Russian satellite navigation system instead of GPS for missile launches, observers say

North Korea has launched missiles without the assistance of the American global positioning system, according to observers, instead turning to Russ ...
China and North Korea reopen rail link after two-year coronavirus lockdown

China and North Korea reopen rail link after two-year coronavirus lockdown

North Korea has resumed rail freight services with China after a two-year hiatus in response to the coronavirus pandemic, China's Foreign Ministry ...
Morning Letter: Russia-Ukraine Conflict, North Korea Missile Test and More

Morning Letter: Russia-Ukraine Conflict, North Korea Missile Test and More

Here are some of the top stories to start your day off right: Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, "Russia can no longer bear t ...
North Korea fires two ballistic missiles from Pyongyang airport

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles from Pyongyang airport

North Korea fired two suspected short-range ballistic missiles from an airport in its capital Pyongyang on Monday, the South Korean military report ...
Biden government imposes initial sanctions on North Korea after rocket launch

Biden government imposes initial sanctions on North Korea after rocket launch

The Biden government imposed initial sanctions on North Korea's Weon programs on Wednesday (January 12) after Pyongyang said it ha ...
Jan calls on Indonesia to lift the coal export ban as China and South Korea shake off delivery worries for the time being

Jan calls on Indonesia to lift the coal export ban as China and South Korea shake off delivery worries for the time being

Jakarta's stranglehold on local coal supplies has driven a wedge into the free market economy of the global coal trade as miners and Indonesian aut ...
North Korea is firing a mother ballistic missile, Jan says

North Korea is firing a mother ballistic missile, Jan says

North Korea fired a suspected ballistic missile off its east coast on Wednesday, authorities said in January, while South Korea reported the launch ...
South Korea says the man who crossed the DMZ was a former North Korean defector

South Korea says the man who crossed the DMZ was a former North Korean defector

The person who entered North Korea on New Year's Day with a rare crossing of the heavily fortified border from the south is said t ...