Friday, 2 December 2016 South Korea and Japan Friday announced their own fresh, unilateral sanctions on North Korea as their nuclear-armed neighbor warned of retaliation against toughened U.N. sanctions for the nuclear and missile tests it conducted this year. It’s still unclear if and how much the South Korean and Japanese measures will sting North Korea, which has been under multiple rounds of U.N. sanctions for years. Trade and exchange programs between the rival Koreas also largely remain...
Dec.09 -- South Korean President Park Geun-hye was impeached by parliament on Friday over an influence-peddling scandal that has shaken Asia's fourth-largest economy. Bloomberg's Rosalind Chin reports on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."
The Trump administration is considering sweeping sanctions aimed at cutting North Korea off from the global financial system as part of a broad review of... Huffington Post - WorldAlso reported by •Newsmax •Wall Street Journal •HNGN •FOXNews.com •DNA
Rex Tillerson stated any North Korean actions against South Korea would be met with the right response. He wants China to impose sanctions against North Korea. HNGN - PoliticsAlso reported by •DNA •Newsmax •Wall Street Journal
North Korea has nothing to fear from any U.S. move to broaden sanctions aimed at cutting it off from the global financial system and will pursue... Huffington Post - WorldAlso reported by •Reuters India •Zee News
A new North Korean missile test failed, the South's defence ministry said, two weeks after Pyongyang launched four rockets in what it called a drill for an... News24 - WorldAlso reported by •DNA •Japan Today