South Koreans protest in the capital Seoul against the deployment of the THAAD missile system.
The South Korean president has invited North Korean athletes to take part in the South's 2018 Winter Olympics to boost peace.
North Korea accuses the United States of launching a "smear campaign" on Pyongyang after the death of a student.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in says his country will build no more nuclear reactors.
North Korea has accused the US authorities of "mugging" its diplomatic delegation in New York.
Otto Frederick Warmbier, an American college student, was released after a US State Department official's trip to North Korea, Reuters cites an US official as saying.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says North Korea has released an American college student.
A South Korean professor was injured Tuesday after opening a concealed explosive device brought to his university office in Seoul.
North Korea slams the secret delivery of four extra THAAD system launchers to South Korea.
North Korea says the cruise missiles it tested on Thursday were of a new type “capable of striking any enemy group of battleships.”
North Korea test-fires several projectiles which are thought to be surface-to-ship missile, says Seoul.
South Korea suspended any further deployment of the American missile system, the THAAD, pending the results of an environmental impact assessment.
South Korea suspends a senior defense official for deliberately failing to report the arrival of new THAAD launchers.
North Korea has fully rejected the UN Security Council sanctions, vowing that Pyongyang will continue with its nuclear and missile programs.
The US’s missile interceptor system cannot stop our “shower of nuclear strike,” says North Korea.
The UN Security Council has imposed fresh sanctions on North Korea over its missile tests.
Military brass in South Korea intentionally veiled information on US missile deployments from the country’s new president, a probe has found.
South Korea’s President Moon orders a probe into the US deployment of four additional THAAD missile launchers without Seoul’s permission.
North Korea launches what is thought to be a short-range ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan.
Pyongyang says it has already started mass-producing its latest guided weapon system.
Trump revealed US nuclear submarines' location near North Korea, addressed a nuclear attack possibility and backed President Duterte’s war on drugs, leaked phone script shows.
China says that despite North Korea's nuclear and missile tests, dialogue can be held with Pyongyang.
The South Korean military fires warning shots a flying object near the border with the North.
Ousted Park Geun-hye could receive a life sentence if found guilty of corruption and bribery.
The UNSC vows to increase pressure on all countries to tighten anti-Pyongyang sanctions over North Korea's missile tests.
Pyongyang says a medium-range ballistic missile it recently test-launched is ready for deployment in action.
The United Nations Security Council will convene for a closed-door meeting over North Korea's latest missile test.
North Korea has test-fired what appears to be a mid-range ballistic missile, a week after it launched a Hwasong-12 intermediate-range missile.
North Korea says it won't be possible to hold talks with the US as long as Washington pursues hostile policies toward Pyongyang.
Beijing is angry at US deployment of an advanced missile system to South Korea, seeing it a threat to the regional security balance.
South Korea’s new president, known for his advocacy of engagement with Pyongyang, says there is a high possibility of conflict with North Korea.
Seoul says North Korea’s latest missile test was detected by the recently-installed THAAD missile system.
The United Nations Security Council demands that North Korea halt its nuclear and ballistic missile tests.
US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley says a barrage of missile tests shows that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is “in a state of paranoia.”
The new government in Seoul says it will send envoys to the US, China, Russia, Japan, and Germany to discuss Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs among other things.
The US and Japan have called for a UN Security Council's emergency meeting on North Korea's latest missile test.
North Korea fires “unidentified projectile,” which is thought to be a ballistic missile, says South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff.
A senior North Korean diplomat says Pyongyang will hold talks with the US under right conditions.
The Blue House said Putin had expressed Russia's full readiness to play a "constructive role" in resolving the international dispute.
North Korea’s parliament has sent a protest letter to the US House of Representatives, condemning the new American sanctions imposed on Pyongyang.
North Korea has strongly condemned a US and South Korean plot to assassinate the North's leader, Kim Jong-un, as an act of war.
The new South Korean intelligence chief says President Moon could only visit Pyongyang once military tensions in the region are ‘considerably eased.’
North Korea warns that the deployment of a US-made missile system in South Korea will turn the Korean Peninsula into a nuclear battlefield.
The president was sworn in only one day after he was won the presidential election in the country.
The exit poll showed former human rights lawyer Moon Jae-in had won the election by a landslide.
North Korea vows retaliation for an alleged failed assassination attempt against its leader Kim Jong-un.
Protesters in Soseong-ri village blocked the entrance to the military base where THAAD is being installed.
Finance ministers of the three countries agreed to resist all forms of protectionist policies obstructing free trade.
The CIA has “hatched vicious plot” to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong-un involving “biochemical substances,” Pyongyang says.
North Korea will not “beg” to maintain the friendship of its major ally, China, North Korean state media have said in rare remarks against Beijing.
South Koreans begin early voting ahead of the May 9 presidential election less than a month after the ouster of Park over corruption allegations.
North Korea warns Tokyo that if conflict breaks out in the region Japan will be the first country to be smothered in nuclear clouds.
Pyongyang says an American professor was detained last month ‘committing criminal acts of hostility aimed to overturn’ the North Korean government.
South Korea’s leading presidential candidate has criticized the United States for hastily installing a controversial missile system in his country.
Park’s top lawyer rejects the corruption charges against the former South Korean president which led to her removal from office in March.
Pyongyang says the US is pushing the Korean Peninsula to the verge of nuclear war after two US bombers flew over the region in joint drills with the South.
North Korea says the US is “the chieftain of aggression and war, and harasser of peace.”
A crane collapse at a Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea kills six workers.
North Korea threatens to turn a US nuclear submarine into an 'underwater ghost' if it 'budges even a little.'
North Korea “poses a grave threat” to the US and its allies in the region, National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster says.
South Korea says Washington has reaffirmed its commitment to an agreement with Seoul on the deployment of a high-tech missile system, including on expenditure.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says North Korea’s latest missile test is "absolutely unacceptable" and a “grave threat.”
The US aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson has started a joint drill with the South Korean navy, according to officials, amid tensions between the United States and North Korea.
South Korea rejects Trump’s demand that Seoul pay for the THAAD missile system.
North Korea has reportedly test-fired a new ballistic missile from an area near the capital Pyongyang.
China warns that the situation on the Korean Peninsula is “at a critical point,” reiterating that negotiations are "the only right choice" to defuse the tensions and avoid chaos.
China has once again warned that the tensions involving North Korea could sharply escalate.
South Korea and the US agree to take “swift punitive measures” against North Korea in the event of more “provocation” on the part of Pyongyang.
US President Donald Trump is considering a wide range of military options against North Korea, says Senator Ted Cruz.
Beijing and Moscow have voiced serious concern about the controversial transportation of an advanced US missile system to South Korea.
The US military has started transporting parts of the controversial missile system to a deployment site in South Korea.
South Korean media say Pyongyang is engaged in large-scale live-fire artillery exercises amid an escalating war of words with Washington.
Washington has dispatched a nuclear submarine to South Korea amid escalating tensions with the North.
North Korea says it can sink an approaching US nuclear-powered aircraft carrier in “one strike.”
A South Korean news agency says North Korea has reportedly arrested another US citizen.
Pyongyang threatens to give a nuclear response to any aggression as a US-led strike group approaches the Korean Peninsula.
The United Nations Security Council threatens to impose more sanctions on North Korea in return for its “highly destabilizing” actions.
The warning came after Tillerson said the United States was looking at ways to bring pressure to bear on North Korea over its nuclear program.
The Japanese and Australian ministers of defense and foreign affairs are to meet amid tensions with North Korea.
A US strike group that White House officials claimed was heading to the Korean Peninsula in a “show of force” was in fact moving in the opposite direction all along.
Prime Minister Abe of Japan calls for both a peaceful resolution of tensions with North Korea and pressure on Pyongyang to force it to abandon its nuclear program.
North Korea threatens the US with “all-out war” while stressing that Pyongyang will continue to test missiles on a weekly basis.
China denies any political motive behind the cancellation of flights to North Korea and says the decision was purely 'market-based.'
Seoul prosecutors say South Korea’s former president,Park Geun-hye, is facing multiple charges, including bribery.
North Korea’s latest missile test fails with the projectile exploding almost immediately after the launch, says South Korea and the US.
The sinking of the MV Sewol, en route from Incheon to Jeju on 16 April 2014, caused outrage across South Korea.
Pyongyang vows a proper response to any act of aggression against North Korea as it showcases ballistic missiles during a military parade.
Air China will suspend some flights between Beijing and North Korea’s capital.
Russia urges all sides involved in the Korean Peninsula crisis to show "restraint."
The US has deployed a strike group, including a large aircraft carrier, to the Korean Peninsula, and North Korea has said it is ready for war.
The US is prepared to launch a preemptive strike against North Korea if the country reaches for a nuclear trigger, a report says.