South Korea's Air Defense Artillery Command conducted anti-aircraft guided missiles drill on Thursday, amid high tensions with North Korea over its nuclear weapon program.
Donald Trump has called off a planned meeting with Kim Jong Un to avoid embarrassment. It's clear that Washington's all-or-nothing approach to peace talks with North Korea has failed, says DW's Matthias von Hein.
North Korea says it will "reconsider" next month's meeting with US President Trump if talks on denuclearization look like they'll be "one-sided." The comments follow the start of a joint US-South Korea military exercise.
Pyongyang is demanding the return of defectors to the South, where there is concern that the government could accede to that demand in order to get discussions on nuclear weapons and security issues back on track.
Pyongyang has dismantled its nuclear testing site deep in the mountains of the country's northeast. While foreign journalists were on hand, international inspectors were not invited to witness the event.
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