Latest Nuclear tests Stories

2006-07-05 09:33:57

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Japan, the United States and Britain on Wednesday readied a U.N. Security Council resolution demanding that nations withhold all funds, goods and technology that could be used for North Korea's missile program.

2006-07-01 21:06:49

TOKYO (Reuters) - China has sounded out the nations involved in stalled six-party talks on North Korea's nuclear programme about the possibility of holding informal discussions later this month, a Japanese daily reported on Sunday. Tensions have risen recently across the region since U.S.

2006-07-01 15:26:16

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea accused the United States of preparing for a nuclear war in the Korean peninsula and said it would bolster its own deterrent in response.

2006-06-28 02:03:57

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - China's Premier Wen Jiabao on Wednesday called for a peaceful solution to the missile and nuclear crises on the Korean peninsula, and said all sides should work to ease tensions.

2006-06-26 04:20:15

By Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea warned North Korea on Monday there would be a price to pay if it launched a long-range missile, using its strongest language yet to try to dissuade Pyongyang from a test-flight. U.S.

2006-06-21 18:52:49

By Tabassum Zakaria VIENNA (Reuters) - President George W. Bush warned North Korea on Wednesday against test-firing a long-range missile, while other U.S. officials rejected Pyongyang's offer of bilateral talks with Washington on the issue.

2006-06-14 04:15:30

By Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea called on the North on Wednesday to stop preparations for a ballistic missile test, saying it threatened regional security and caused grave concern.

2006-05-26 17:25:35

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon's plan for a massive detonation of conventional high explosives in Nevada to test the effectiveness of weapons against deeply buried targets has been postponed indefinitely, officials said on Thursday.

2006-05-18 08:42:28

By Carol Giacomo, Diplomatic Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is open to discussions with North Korea on a peace treaty at the same time as six-country talks on dismantling Pyongyang's nuclear programs, a U.S. official said on Thursday.

2006-04-24 01:36:40

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea will not return to stalled six-party talks on its nuclear programs unless the United States ends financial curbs, official media said on Monday.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'