Jang was once seen as Kim's mentor long considered the country's second power - but his removal was blamed on 'corruption, drug use, gambling and womanizing'
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Monday 08 April 2013
A government official said that Mr Ryoo had intended to say that North Korea has long been ready to conduct a nuclear test
UK diplomats remain in place despite North Korea warning as Pyongyang moves missiles onto coast prompting fears of imminent attack
Saturday 06 April 2013
Beijing is believed to have sent private messages to Kim Jong-un urging caution
Friday 05 April 2013
South Koreans, who have seen it all before, are carrying on as normal
Thursday 04 April 2013
David Cameron provoked surprise today when he claimed that North Korea now possessed the capability to launch a nuclear strike against Britain.
North Korea moves missile 'with considerable range' to its east coast, as US troops in South are put on high alert amid rising tensions and threat of 'merciless' nuclear strike
Thursday 04 April 2013
Reports in the Japan suggested missile could be a KN-08, which is believed to be a long-range missile that if operational could hit the United States
Tuesday 02 April 2013
Ban Ki-Moon urges restraint as Pyongyang announces plan to reopen nuclear reactor
Monday 01 April 2013
Kim Jong-un announced a 'state of war' over the weekend
Sunday 31 March 2013
North Korea’s nuclear weapons are “the nation’s life” and will not be traded even for “billions of dollars”, the country’s ruling Workers’ Party said today.
North Korea threatens 'all-out war, a nuclear war' as it announces it is 'on war footing' with South
Saturday 30 March 2013
Kim Jong-un warns of 'an all-out war, a nuclear war'
Tuesday 26 March 2013
The young Kim Jong-un remains an unknown quantity
Sunday 24 March 2013
Beijing is restricting trade with its impoverished neighbour in retaliation for nuclear tests
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