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TEHRAN, January 16 - Sanctions pressure must be maintained on Pyongyang to force it to abandon its nuclear weapons program, participants at a 20-nation meeting on North Korea said on Tuesday.
News ID: 18004    Publish Date : 2018/01/16


TEHRAN, January 15 - South Korean Ambassador to Iran Song Woong-Yeob said an Iranian oil tanker (Sanchi) that sank after burning for more than a week following a collision in the East China Sea was heading to South Korea.
News ID: 17944    Publish Date : 2018/01/15


TEHRAN, December 31 - Former US ambassador to the UN John Bolton claimed that force was the only way that the North Korean threat to the US would be neutralized, as tensions escalate towards a military outbreak.
News ID: 17371    Publish Date : 2017/12/31


TEHRAN, December 29 - Russia is ready to act as a mediator between North Korea and the United States if both parties are willing for it to play such a role, the Kremlin said.
News ID: 17311    Publish Date : 2017/12/29


TEHRAN, December 27 - The South Korean Defense Ministry is creating a new bureau dedicated to monitoring and countering the threat from North Korea, according to a government news release.
News ID: 17237    Publish Date : 2017/12/27


TEHRAN, December 26 - South Korea predicted that North Korea would look to open negotiations with the United States over its weapons programs next year and pursue at least some rapprochement with Seoul in an optimistic government outlook for 2018.
News ID: 17200    Publish Date : 2017/12/26


TEHRAN, December 22 - South Korea is open to a dialogue with North Korea on issues of concern without preconditions, in order to mend ties between the two sides, South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon said Friday.
News ID: 17082    Publish Date : 2017/12/22


TEHRAN, December 20-Any delay in joint military drills with the United States would depend on North Korea’s behavior during the 2018 Winter Olympics, officials in Seoul said on Wednesday, while a halt to group tours from China suggested Beijing is still wary.
News ID: 17000    Publish Date : 2017/12/20


TEHRAN, December 16 - South Korea's vice foreign minister issued an urgent plea about the threat from Pyongyang, warning the United Nations Security Council that North Korea was “in the final stages of nuclear weaponization”.
News ID: 16898    Publish Date : 2017/12/16


TEHRAN, December 15 - Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono told the United Nations Security Council on Friday that North Korea was "nowhere near ready" to abandon its nuclear and missile programs and was not interested in a meaningful dialogue.
News ID: 16856    Publish Date : 2017/12/15


TEHRAN, December 15 - The crisis over North Korea's weapons programs must be resolved through talks, not war, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Thursday, while U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned of the danger of "sleepwalking" into conflict.
News ID: 16829    Publish Date : 2017/12/15


TEHRAN, December 14 - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, warning against the danger of "sleepwalking" into war, said on Thursday that Security Council resolutions on North Korea's nuclear and missile programs must be fully implemented by Pyongyang and other countries.
News ID: 16805    Publish Date : 2017/12/14


TEHRAN, December 8 - Japan is to acquire medium-range, air-launched cruise missiles, capable of striking North Korea, a controversial purchase of what will become the longest-range munitions of a country that has renounced the right to wage war.
News ID: 16604    Publish Date : 2017/12/08


TEHRAN, December 6 - South Korean President Moon Jae-In will visit China next week for talks on North Korea and other issues, his office said Wednesday, amid tentative signs of diplomatic movement after months of high tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.
News ID: 16562    Publish Date : 2017/12/06


TEHRAN, November 30 - Russia on Thursday rejected a US call to cut ties with North Korea in response to Pyongyang's launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile.
News ID: 16325    Publish Date : 2017/11/30


TEHRAN, November 11 - The United States would struggle to win if a war broke out with North Korea, as tensions over the country's nuclear ambitions continue to mount on the peninsula. That’s according to a retired US general with years of experience in the region.
News ID: 15619    Publish Date : 2017/11/11


TEHRAN, November 10-Every new salvo of rhetoric from North Korea or the US is exacerbating tension, increasing the chances of instability during the games and it doesn’t help the athletes’ emotional and psychological state, says Ellis Cashmore, professor at Aston University.
News ID: 15509    Publish Date : 2017/11/10


TEHRAN, November 8 -U.S. President Donald Trump will ask China to cut its financial links with North Korea and to abide by U.N. sanctions when meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, a senior White House official said on Wednesday.
News ID: 15406    Publish Date : 2017/11/08


TEHRAN, October 26 -Some Democratic senators in the United States are planning to introduce a bill preventing Republican President Donald Trump from launching a preemptive strike on North Korea or other countries without the approval of Congress, according to a report.
News ID: 14741    Publish Date : 2017/10/26


TEHRAN, October 12 -North Korean hackers reportedly stole thousands of military documents detailing war plans of South Korea and the US, including plans to assassinate Kim Jong-un.
News ID: 14068    Publish Date : 2017/10/12