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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
By Jack Kim and George Nishiyama TOKYO (Reuters) - The top U.S. negotiator to talks on North Korea's nuclear arms program urged patience after a two-day flurry of diplomatic activity in Tokyo failed to yield a breakthrough in the stalled negotiations. U.S.
By Tomi Soetjipto JAKARTA (Reuters) - South Korea, one of the world's biggest oil and liquefied natural gas importers, wants to help Indonesia develop nuclear power, South Korea's Foreign Minister Ban Ki-moon said on Monday.
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