The US cannot rule out military conflict with North Korea, the former US ambassador in Seoul has told DW's Brent Goff on "The Day."
North Korea’s latest missile test brings the world "closer to war," US ambassador Nikki Haley has told the UN Security Council. President Donald Trump has described the north’s leader Kim Jong-Un as a "sick puppy."
Pyongyang claims that its rockets can now reach every corner of the United States. But is that really what Kim Jong Un wants? His sole aim is to maintain his grip on power, says Jürgen Hanefeld.
Hawaii has tested a nuclear attack warning for the first time since the Cold War, after North Korea claimed its missiles could hit anywhere in the US. The UN will hold talks later this month in a bid to lower tensions.
The UN Security Council has condemned what it called North Korea's "highly provocative" ballistic missile launch that flew over Japan. In response, Pyongyang has vowed to complete its nuclear weapons program.
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