North Korea’s Defense Ministry claimed that the US’ goal is to “tarnish the image of the DPRK.”
Of the 17 abductees recognized by the Japanese government, only five have returned to Japan.
Amid the North's ongoing provocations and ridicule, South Korean military authorities and the US have maintained a firm status.
The assessments are in line with the North Korean leader’s recent public pledge that he will never be the first to renounce nuclear weapons.
Previous commercial satellite imagery suggested that North Korea had resumed reactivation activity at the Punggye-ri nuclear test site since early March.
North Korea’s nuclear buildup was raised as one of the key regional issues in the 34-page declaration.
A series of heavy downpours have battered the Korean Peninsula in recent weeks.
The theft by North Korean hackers accounted for more than 50 per cent of the total losses arising from cryptocurrency hacks, according to an online report released by blockchain…
South Korean and US intelligence authorities are analyzing the specifications of the launched cruise missiles.
The government also strongly condemned Japan for maintaining a hostile attitude toward North Korea without apologizing for its colonial rule and war crimes.