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2006-07-07 06:20:50

By Jonathan Thatcher SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea lashed out at Japan on Friday for imposing sanctions after it test-fired missiles three days ago, but the United States said even China, the communist state's closest ally, considered the launch a provocative act.

2006-07-07 04:57:08

By Jonathan Thatcher SEOUL (Reuters) - A senior U.S. envoy began an Asian tour on Friday to press Washington's case that Pyongyang must be brought to heel, as North Korea lashed out at Japan for imposing sanctions over this week's barrage of missile tests.

2006-07-07 02:44:17

By Jonathan Thatcher SEOUL (Reuters) - A senior U.S. envoy began an Asian tour on Friday to press Washington's case that Pyongyang must be brought to heel, as North Korea lashed out at Japan for imposing sanctions over this week's barrage of missile tests.

2006-07-06 23:25:07

By Jonathan Thatcher SEOUL (Reuters) - Reclusive North Korea insisted on Friday that its missile launches were not an attack on anyone, as a senior U.S. envoy arrived in Asia to push Washington's case that a dangerous Pyongyang must be brought to heel.

2006-07-06 16:30:43

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush pushed on Thursday to get a united international response to North Korea after the reclusive state launched a barrage of missiles in defiance of repeated warnings.

2006-07-06 12:13:24

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush pushed on Thursday to get a united international response to North Korea after the reclusive state launched a barrage of missiles in defiance of repeated warnings.

2006-07-06 11:38:34

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush said on Thursday it was important for nations to speak with one voice on North Korea in the face of its missile test launches and he emphasized the need for a diplomatic outcome.

2006-07-06 10:51:25

Corrects title of official speaking in paragraph 12 to Undersecretary of state Nicholas Burns from the top U.S.

2006-07-05 09:42:17

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council met in closed session on Wednesday to consider a response to a barrage of North Korean missile tests. John Bolton, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said going into the meeting that the 15-nation U.N.

2006-07-05 08:27:17

By George Nishiyama TOKYO (Reuters) - North Korea test-fired a barrage of missiles on Wednesday, including a long-range weapon said to be capable of reaching Alaska, ratcheting up tensions in north Asia and drawing international condemnation.


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