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B. 05-08 BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes and team expelled from North Korea North Korea
C. 05-07 North Korea 'will not use nuclear weapons' unless threatened North Korea
05-05 North Korea begins rare party gathering Pyongyang, North Korea
E. 04-28 US man Kim Dong-chul jailed for spying in North Korea Pyongyang, North Korea
5. 04-28 North Korea test-launched two mid-range missiles Wonsan, North Korea
6. 04-23 North Korea 'will halt' nuclear tests if US stops S Korea exercises North Korea
7. 04-23 North Korea 'fires submarine-launched ballistic missile' Sinpo, North Korea
I. 04-22 Kim Jong Un broadcasts cooking competition, while North Korea starves North Korea
9. 04-08 North Korea 'tests long-range missile engine' North Korea



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2016
03/02 UN imposes tough North Korea sanctions
01/05 North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
02/10 N. Korean leader Kim had his military chief executed
2015
05/12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
05/12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
2014
10/13 North Korea says leader has reappeared
10/09 Kim Jong-un?s absence fuels speculation about health, coup
02/19 Two Koreas hold family reunions
02/17 U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes against humanity
01/08 Rodman sings Happy Birthday to Kim
10/09 Kim Jong-un?s absence fuels speculation about health, coup
03/30 North, South Korea exchange fire across disputed western sea border
2013
12/12 North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
04/09 North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
04/05 N Korea in foreign embassy warning
03/29 N Korea in 'state of war' with South
03/07 U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions
02/11 North Korea confirms nuclear test
07/16 Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship
04/09 North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
04/04 Report: N. Korea moving missile to coast
02/11 North Korea confirms nuclear test
2012
Politics
2012 2012
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12/11 North Korea carries out controversial rocket launch
04/12 North Korea launches rocket
2011
12/29 N Korea hails Kim's son as leader
12/28 Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea
12/18 N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
War & Army
2011 2011
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2010
10/09 N. Korea leader, son make appearance
09/27 N Korean leader's son 'promoted'
08/25 Kim Jong Il making China visit
05/19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
11/22 Artillery fire on Korea border
08/08 North Korea 'holds Southern boat'
05/19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
03/26 South Korean navy ship sinking near North
2009
08/04 N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists
06/07 Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea
05/26 N Korea threatens military action
05/26 N. Korea fires short-range missiles
05/26 N Korea threatens military action
05/25 N. Korea conducted second nuclear test
04/04 N. Korea launches rocket
2008
09/24 Nuclear plant seals removed
09/09 Kim missing from parade
04/24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
04/24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
2007
10/01 President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone
07/14 N Korea 'closes nuclear reactor'
2006
10/14 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea
10/09 North Korea claims nuclear test
07/04 North Korea tests long-range missile
2005
02/09 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
02/09 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
2004
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2004 2004
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2004 2004
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2003
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2003 2003
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01/09 N. Korea pulls out of nuclear treaty
2002
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2002 2002
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12/12 N. Korea to reactivate nuke plants
2000
06/15 Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
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US election: Donald Trump open to talks with N. Korea. USA   North Korea 'will not use nuclear weapons' unless threatened  Kim Jong Un has said the country will not use nuclear weapons unless its sovereignty is threatened, state media in the country report North Korea begins rare party gathering   North Korea is holding its first party congress in decades, as leader Kim Jong-un seeks to cement his status and chart a vision for the futu... North Korea test-launched two mid-range missiles North Korea 'tests long-range missile engine' North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea  The missile, launched off the east coast, flew about 800km (500 miles) and fell into the water. North Korea has not commented on the report   North Korea 'fires projectiles' into sea hours after UN vote   North Korea has fired several short-range projectiles into the sea, South Korea's defence ministry said UN imposes tough North Korea sanctions. UN Security Council N. Korean leader Kim had his military chief executed  North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had Ri Yong Gil, his military chief, executed for corruption North Korea fires long-range rocket despite warnings North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test


May 2016 ... more > Top ^
May. 17
May. 8  BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes and team expelled from North Korea
May. 7  
 North Korea sanctions should be eased, say Nobel laureates
May. 5  


April 2016 ... more > Top ^
Apr. 28  US man Kim Dong-chul jailed for spying in North Korea
Apr.23  North Korea 'will halt' nuclear tests if US stops S Korea exercises
 North Korea 'fires submarine-launched ballistic missile'
Apr.22  Kim Jong Un broadcasts cooking competition, while North Korea starves
Apr.10  N Korea senior intelligence officer 'defects to South'
Apr.8
Apr.1  North Korea fires short-range missile into sea, jams GPS signals


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Mar.17  
Mar.15  US student Otto Warmbier given hard labour in North Korea
Mar.9  North Korea 'fires short-range missiles'
Mar.6  North Korea threatens US and S Korea with nuclear strikes
Mar.2  


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Jan.28  North Korea may be preparing for rocket launch - US
Jan.5  
  North Korea says it has successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen bomb which, if confirmed, would be its fourth nuclear test since 2006
  5.1 magnitude quake was detected close to its nuclear test site at Punggye-ri
Tremor detected near North Korea nuclear site

year 2015 ... more > Top ^



December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.29 North Korea official Kim Yang-gon killed in car crash


October 2015 ... more > Top ^
Oct.10  North Korea holds huge parades for 70th anniversary

August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.24  South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions Aug.20  North Korea orders troops on war footing  South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border Aug.14  North Korea celebrates new time zone, 'Pyongyang Time'

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.12   North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports


March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.1  N Korea opens fire as drills start

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Jan.2  US sanctions North Korea over Sony

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December 2014 ... more > Top ^
Dec.24  Sony comedy The Interview opens Dec.22 Internet crashes in North Korea Dec.17   Sony cancels The Interview release
  Los Angeles: Sony Pictures cancels 25 December release of North Korea film The Interview after cinemas decide not to screen it


November 2014 ... more > Top ^
Nov.18  UN calls for N Korea rights probe Nov.8  North Korea frees detained US men Miller and Bae

October 2014 ... more > Top ^
Oct.14  Koreas 'hold top military talks' Oct.13 North Korea says leader has reappeared Oct.9 Kim Jong-un’s absence fuels speculation about health, coup

May 2014 ... more > Top ^
May.17  North Korea reports 'serious' Pyongyang construction accident

April 2014 ... more > Top ^
Apr.28  North Korea holds live-fire drill

March 2014 ... more > Top ^
Mar.30  North, South Korea exchange fire across disputed western sea border Mar.25  North Korea test-fires 'ballistic' missiles

February 2014 ... more > Top ^
Feb.19  Two Koreas hold family reunions Feb.17  U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes against humanity

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Jan.8  Rodman sings Happy Birthday to Kim

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Dec.31  N. Korea boasts of removal of 'factionalist filth' after uncle executed Dec.13  North Korea purge sparks stability fears Dec.12   North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
  Jang Song Thaek, an uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has been executed for trying to overthrow the government
Dec.8  North Korea acknowledges Kim Jong Un's uncle removed from power Dec.3  North Korea powerbroker 'dismissed' Jul.16  Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship May.20  North Korea fires more projectiles May.18  N Korea 'fires short-range missiles' Apr.9     North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'   The top U.S. commander in the Pacific called North Korean violations of Security Council resolutions 'a clear and direct threat to U.S. national... Apr.5 N Korea in foreign embassy warning Apr.4 Report: N. Korea moving missile to coast Apr.2  North Korea to restart nuclear reactor Mar.29 N Korea in 'state of war' with South Mar.28  N Korea 'readies rocket force' Mar.7  N Korea ends peace pacts with South U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions. UN Security Council Feb.11     North Korea confirms nuclear test   Pyongyang said the underground test involved a 'miniaturised' nuclear device and was carried out in a 'safe and perfect manner'

year 2012 ... more > Top ^

Dec.11   North Korea carries out controversial rocket launch   North Korea surprised and angered the international community by launching a long-range rocket just days after suggesting it would be delaye... Jul.15  North Korea military head removed Apr.13  Allies condemn North Korea launch Apr.12     North Korea launches rocket   Defying warnings from the international community, a long-range rocket launched, but it broke apart before escaping the earth's atmosphere Mar.15  North Korea to launch satellite

year 2011 ... more > Top ^

Dec.29     N Korea hails Kim's son as leader   North Korea has hailed late leader Kim Jong-il's son, Kim Jong-un, as 'supreme leader of the party, state and army' Dec.28 Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea
Dec.27  Mourners fill Pyongyang streets for Kim Dec.18     N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
  North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died at the age of 69, state-run television in an emotional statement has announced.    The announcer, wearing black, said he had died of physical and mental over-work. He has been the dictator of the communist country since the death of his father Kim ...


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Nov.22   Artillery fire on Korea border
Map of island of Yeonpyeong South Korea  South Korea: North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea Oct.9 N. Korea leader, son make appearance Sep.27 N Korean leader's son 'promoted' Aug.25  Kim Jong Il making China visit Aug.8  North Korea 'holds Southern boat' May.19  N. Korea responsible for sinking warship Mar.26 South Korean navy ship sinking near North

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Aug.4  N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists Jul.3  North Korea test-fires more missiles Jun.18  N. Korea ship may be carrying weapons Jun.7  Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea May.26  N Korea threatens military action N. Korea fires short-range missiles
May.25     N. Korea conducted second nuclear test   North Korea announces that it has conducted a second successful nuclear test at an underground facility near Kilchu Apr.5  Space launch 'fails' Apr.4 N. Korea launches rocket Feb.23  North Korea 'plans rocket launch'

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Sep.24 Nuclear plant seals removed
Sep.9 Kim missing from parade Jun.26  N. Korea releases details of nucl. Program

year 2007 ... more > Top ^

Oct.1  President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone Aug.13  'Hundreds dead' in floods Jul.14  N Korea 'closes nuclear reactor' Jun.23  NK gets hands on frozen millions Jun.16  Atomic inspectors can return Feb.19  North Korea to give up nuclear program

year 2006 ... more > Top ^

Oct.31  N. Korea agrees to return to nuclear talks Oct.17  N. Korea may planning 2nd nuclear test Oct.14 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea
. UN Security Council Oct.9     North Korea claims nuclear test   Official Korean Central News Agency: North Korea claimed it has performed a successful nuclear test Oct.3  North Korea said will conduct nuclear test Jul.4   North Korea tests long-range missile  North Korea also fired 5 shorter-range rockets. The closely watched long-range test failed within a minute Mar.8  N. Korea fires missiles

year 2005 ... more > Top ^

May.1  N. Korea apparently tests missile Feb.9 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks


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Sep.11  Big blast reported Apr.22 Many casualties in train crash


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Jul.15  Enough plutonium to make 6 nukes Jan.9 N. Korea pulls out of nuclear treaty


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Dec.27  Nuclear inspectors expelled Dec.12 N. Korea to reactivate nuke plants


year 2000 ... more > Top ^

Jun.15  Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
before year 2000
Jul. 8, 1994   Death of Kim Il-sung
  North Korea did not report the death for more than 34 hours after it occurred. An official mourning period was declared from 8–17 July Jan. 1, 1994     North Korean famine
  Together with the accompanying general economic crisis are known as the Arduous March, occurred in North Korea from 1994 to 1998 Jun. 27, 1950     U.S. intervenes in Korean War  South Korea: The Security Council recommending to provide military assistance to the Republic of Korea. Truman ordered U.S. forces to help South Korea Jun. 25, 1950     Korean War began  The conflict escalated into open warfare when North Korean forces—supported by the Soviet Union and China—invaded