North Korea confirmed its test-firing of a precision-guided ballistic missile was "successful", the state-run news agency KCNA reported on Tuesday.
North Korea on Monday test-fired a ballistic missile, the latest in a series of launches that have ratcheted up tensions over its quest to develop weapons capable of hitting the United States.
South Korea on Friday authorised a civilian NGO to contact the North to discuss resuming humanitarian aid and projects, the first example of new liberal president Moon Jae-In's pursuit of dialogue with Pyongyang.
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told lawmakers Wednesday that his department will tighten the financial screws on Iran, Syria and North Korea in pursuit of safety for Americans.
Việt Nam won three silvers in the last day of the second Asian Youth Athletics Championships which closed in Bangkok yesterday.
Cao Võ Ngọc Long of Việt Nam won a gold medal at the Asian Youth Athletics Championships' high jumping event in Thailand on May 22.
North Korea tonday declared its medium-range Pukguksong-2 missile ready for deployment after a weekend test, the latest step in its quest to defy UN sanctions and develop an intercontinental rocket capable of striking US targets.
The United States wants North Korea to trust its promise of no hostility and conduct no more nuclear or missile tests before Washington can consider opening talks with the communist nation, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was quoted as saying Thursday.
Some 1,900 computers in Việt Nam have been attacked by WannaCry virus, so far – one of the largest-ever cyber-attacks affecting computers across the globe.
Security researchers on Monday reported signs of a potential North Korea link to the massive cyberattack campaign that sparked havoc in computer systems worldwide and opened fresh political rifts between Russia and the United States.