North Korea Missile

What We Can Learn From North Korea's Latest Missile Launch

Edward Howell | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Politics
Edward Howell

The regime shows no sign of giving up its nuclear program anytime soon: after all, it is one - though not the only - of the the core backbones of its continued survival, and, with reluctance, we need to recognise this, and work with what we have in front of us, here and now.

North Korea Has Been Doing Naughty Things With Photoshop Again

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK

Photos released by North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency purporting to show a missile equipped with a mini nuclear warhead are probably p...

North Korean Ambassador 'Reveals' Country DOES Have A Nuclear Missile

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK

The North Korean ambassador to the UK has claimed that his country could launch a nuclear missile "anytime," while decrying defectors fleeing the herm...

North Korea Charges US Citizen With Threatening To Overthrow Government

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.04.2013 | UK

North Korea is to try a US citizen on charges of trying to overthrow the government, its official news agency has reported. Pae Jun-Ho, who is repo...

Polvaulting - The Future of Satire?

Patrick Cash | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Tech
Patrick Cash

The Polvaulting story is not a straightforward relaying of the facts. It takes the bare premise of the facts as its starting point and then builds a surreal but humorous play on hypothesis around them; of what might happen if a rogue American General gave the order to attack North Korea.

The Real Victims of North Korea's Nuclear Aspirations

Ben Acheson | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Politics
Ben Acheson

Whilst we fret over all-out war, mutually assured destruction and ridiculous pictures of Kim Jong-Un sitting on assorted weaponry, we forget that North Korea's nuclear programme has already had disastrous consequences, even before a missile has been fired in anger.

North Korea Offers To Negotiate

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 18.04.2013 | UK

North Korea has issued a series of “incomprehensible” demands as the conditions for it to move forward with talks to ease tensions on the Korean p...

North Korean Nuclear Poker - Who Is Winning in the Battle of the Mind Games?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

If the North Korea's nuclear capability is a shield, this reflects the regime's paranoia or chronic insecurity, and weapons are being developed as a deterrent. If it is a sword, the nuclear capacity is for aggressive purposes and part of an offensive war stratagem, perhaps reuniting the Korean peninsula.

North Korea 'Preparing For Fourth Nuclear Test'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK

North Korea is preparing for a fourth nuclear test, according to a South Korean minister, who said Seoul had been alerted to increased activity at the...

Hague Calls For Calm Over North Korea

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK Politics

William Hague has called for calm over tensions in the Korean peninsula but added Britain "should be concerned" about North Korea's activities. The...

Propaganda Victory For North Korea

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK

The US military has cancelled a planned test of a Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) over fears of escalating tensions on the Korea...

PLAYLIST: 25 Songs For An Impending Nuclear War

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 04.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Firstly, let us start by saying that there's nothing funny about nuclear war. In fact, we think Simon Le Bon said it best when he uttered the immo...

North Korea 'Prepares Rockets' For US Strike

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has told his generals to put rocket units on standby and prepare for an attack on the US, the nation's state media has...

North Korea Threatens Rocket Strike On US Mainland

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK

North Korea has threatened a rocket strike on Guam, Hawaii and the US mainland, its state news agency has reported. The country has put their milit...

North Korea Launch Live Artillery Shells Near South Korean Border

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK

North Korea has used live artillery in a military exercise held close to the border. According to state media, Kim Jong Un witnessed the manoeuvres, w...

UN Sanctions Will Increase North Korea's Capability 'A Thousand Times'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK

If members of the UN had hoped that fresh sanctions against North Korea would encourage Pyongyang to ratchet down its bellicose rhetoric, that hope wa...

Kim Jong-un: 'Prepare For War'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK

North Korea has been placed under “martial law”, according to reports from neighbouring South Korea, while Kim Jong-un, leader of the habitually b...

N Korea Promises 'Disgraceful Defeat' Of US

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.01.2013 | UK

North Korea has warned it is preparing to conduct a third nuclear test and launch long-range rockets as payback for "hostility" from the US, declaring...

North Korea: Provocation Patterns

Colin Pattinson | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK Politics
Colin Pattinson

Many experts were caught off guard by the surprise launch of the North Korean satellite on the 12 December. Many argued that another attempt to launch the rocket, after the failure in April, would not be until 2013.

Is North Korea Preparing Long-Range Missile Test?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

North Korea could be preparing to test a long-range missile within the next few weeks, according to fresh satellite images of the totalitarian state. ...

North Korea Takes 'Major Step' In Rebuilding Nuclear Reactor

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK

North Korea has moved a step closer to building a nuclear power plant that could be used to bolster the state’s ailing nuclear weapons programme by ...

It's Not Rocket Science, It's... Twitter Jokes Of The Week!

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Welcome to our every-seventh-day - or as some still insist on calling it: weekly - round-up of Twitter funnies. And if you thought there was nothin...

North Korea Rocket Launch: Losers and Losers

Colin Pattinson | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK
Colin Pattinson

North Korea's rocket launch is a controversial act that seems to suggest a new strategy by the North, if it really is a facade to test for long range missiles, but who really gains from its supposed desire for advanced weapon technology and its ability to threaten the further reaches of the globe?

North Korea To Push Ahead With Controversial Rocket Test

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 09.04.2012 | UK

North Korea is pushing ahead with a controversial rocket launch despite growing international condemnation. All three stages of the rocket have be...