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THE IRON Dome defense system.
South Korea is developing its own Iron Dome-type defense system

"We are talking about a system that is able to defend the capital city, and handle a mass of 200 and 300 mm rockets aimed at it."

11/08/2020
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives for an opening ceremony of a newly constructed residential c
N.Korea has 'probably' developed nuclear devices to fit ballistic missiles

North Korea has been subjected to UN sanctions since 2006 over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs.

By REUTERS
04/08/2020
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu consults on coronavirus with world leaders on July 29, 2020
No, Mr. Netanyahu, the Israeli media is not like North Korea's

Why does Benjamin Netanyahu think so ill of the media here?

EU sanctions Russian intel, N Korean, Chinese firms over cyberattacks

In its first ever sanctions related to cybercrime, the EU targeted the department for special technologies of the Russian military intelligence service.

By REUTERS
31/07/2020
UN: North Korean women faced torture, rape, malnourishment in detention

North Korea did not immediately react to the report but it has previously called criticism over its human rights record a "plot to overthrow" its regime.

By REUTERS
28/07/2020
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Kim Jong Un says there will be no more war thanks to nuclear weapons

"Thanks to our reliable and effective self-defensive nuclear deterrent, there will no longer be war, and our country's safety and future will be firmly guaranteed forever."

By REUTERS
28/07/2020
What is known about N.Korea's possible coronavirus 'patient zero'

North Korea's state media only described the suspected patient as a person who had "run away" to South Korea three years ago before returning to the North.

By REUTERS
27/07/2020
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives for an opening ceremony of a newly constructed residential c
Coronavirus: North Korea reports first suspected case, declares emergency

If confirmed, it would be the first case officially acknowledged by North Korean authorities.

By REUTERS
26/07/2020
U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shake hands before their one-on-one
Kim Jong Un's sister: US summit unlikely but 'surprise may still happen'

Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korea's leader, came a day after the US point man for North Korea, Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun, wrapped up a three-day visit to Seoul.

By REUTERS
10/07/2020
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone sep
North Korea says no need to sit down with US for talks

"We do not feel any need to sit face to face with the US, as it does not consider the DPRK-US dialogue as nothing more than a tool for grappling its political crisis," the FM said.

By REUTERS
04/07/2020
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