# north-korea - Saturday 25 February, 2017
VX is a weapon of incredible cruelty and terror, writes security expert Tom Clonan.
# north-korea - Friday 24 February, 2017
The son of Kim Jong-Il died in Malaysia after a seizure.
# north-korea - Thursday 23 February, 2017
The state-run news agency has broadcast a government demand for the return of the body.
# north-korea - Wednesday 22 February, 2017
Detectives probing the killing want to question a North Korean diplomat.
# north-korea - Tuesday 21 February, 2017
North Korea wants Malaysia to hand over the slain man’s body.
# north-korea - Monday 20 February, 2017
The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un died in Kuala Lumpur airport last Monday.
# north-korea - Sunday 19 February, 2017
South Korean authorities have said that Kim Jong Un gave the order to assassinate his half-brother.
Poison has been one of an assassin’s favourite methods of dealing death for centuries.
# north-korea - Saturday 18 February, 2017
Kim Jong-Nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s leader, was killed in Malaysia.
# north-korea - Wednesday 15 February, 2017
Two female agents are believed to have used some kind of toxin in the attack.
# north-korea - Tuesday 14 February, 2017
Airport authorities rushed him to the hospital and he died on the way.
The council agreed statement describing the test-firing of the missile as a “grave violation” of resolutions.
# north-korea - Monday 13 February, 2017
Kim Jong-Un said it added to his country’s “tremendous might”.
# north-korea - Sunday 12 February, 2017
The exact type of missile has yet to be identified.
# north-korea - Friday 3 February, 2017
# north-korea - Wednesday 25 January, 2017
“I’m sure and I can say that Kim Jong-Un’s days are numbered,” said Thae Yong-Ho.
# north-korea - Sunday 1 January, 2017
In his New Year’s speech, Kim Jong-Un added that the country had significantly bolstered its nuclear deterrent in 2016.
# north-korea - Tuesday 27 December, 2016
Some remain popular attractions for tourists.
# north-korea - Tuesday 20 December, 2016
Since he defected, state media has accused him of embezzlement, rape and spying.
# north-korea - Saturday 10 September, 2016
The country has sought to justify its weapons programme as a defence against US nuclear “blackmail”.
# north-korea - Friday 9 September, 2016
South Korea, China and France’s President Hollande have all criticised the move.
# north-korea - Monday 5 September, 2016
The missiles were fired into the Sea of Japan without navigational warning being given to that country.
# north-korea - Tuesday 23 August, 2016
It’s called ‘Manbang’. Which translates into English as ‘Everywhere’.
# north-korea - Monday 22 August, 2016
Officials in the country have yet to reply to an offer from the Finglas Village Renewal Partnership.
# north-korea - Wednesday 3 August, 2016
The launch has been met with fury by Japan.
# north-korea - Saturday 9 July, 2016
The launch was apparently successful but the missile failed in the early stage of flight.
# north-korea - Wednesday 22 June, 2016
The launches have sparked worldwide condemnation.
# north-korea - Sunday 29 May, 2016
The hermit state nevertheless has many active Instagrammers documenting life from within its borders.
# north-korea - Wednesday 11 May, 2016
Ri Yong-Gil, believed executed in February, has been named to a senior position within the ruling communist party.
# north-korea - Monday 9 May, 2016
Rupert Wingfield-Hayes and two members of his crew were held over the weekend.
# north-korea - Friday 6 May, 2016
State television provided no live coverage of the congress itself while foreign journalists were not allowed inside.
# north-korea - Friday 29 April, 2016
Kim Dong Chul was convicted of espionage and subversion at a trial in Pyongyang.
# north-korea - Friday 22 April, 2016
The North insists they were tricked into defecting by South Korean spies who effectively “kidnapped” them.
# north-korea - Monday 18 April, 2016
Going ahead with the test is in defiance to UN imposed sanctions.
# north-korea - Sunday 17 April, 2016
For some North Koreans, brutal work abroad is better than life at home.
# north-korea - Wednesday 13 April, 2016
The country goes to the polls today.
# north-korea - Saturday 9 April, 2016
The country has just made another major breakthrough in its programme. Or so it says.
The rogue nation claims to have tested a new engine for an inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM).
# north-korea - Saturday 26 March, 2016
The Associated Press got unprecedented access to a site in North Korea where locals believe American GIs are buried.
The isolated state has been stepping up both its anti-US rhetoric and its efforts to secure submarine nuclear capability in recent months.