North Korea wants ‘major’ concessions from the US in nuclear talks, professor says

Washington will have to consider big concessions before a nuclear deal between the U.S. and North Korea can be reached, one professor said Monday. His comments follow recent working-level talks between the U.S. and North Korea, which ended in a… Read moreNorth Korea wants ‘major’ concessions from the US in nuclear talks, professor says

North Korean projectile landed in Japan’s exclusive economic zone, Tokyo says

Kim Jong Un is seen as the newly developed intercontinental ballistic rocket Hwasong-15 was successfully launched. KCNA | Reuters North Korea has launched what appeared to be a missile, Japan’s coast guard said in a statement on Wednesday. Japan’s Chief… Read moreNorth Korean projectile landed in Japan’s exclusive economic zone, Tokyo says

North Korean projectile lands in Japan’s exclusive economic zone, Tokyo says

Kim Jong Un is seen as the newly developed intercontinental ballistic rocket Hwasong-15 was successfully launched. KCNA | Reuters North Korea fired projectiles toward its eastern sea Wednesday, South Korea’s military and Japan‘s government said, in an apparent display of… Read moreNorth Korean projectile lands in Japan’s exclusive economic zone, Tokyo says

Bolton warns, amid stalled talks, that North Korea will never give up its nukes

Former U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton speaks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies September 30, 2019 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee | Getty Images WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former national security advisor said the United States… Read moreBolton warns, amid stalled talks, that North Korea will never give up its nukes

North Korea Plans Bitcoin-Like Cryptocurrency to Sidestep Sanctions

North Korea is working on building its own cryptocurrency to get around the tough international sanctions. Development is apparently still in its early stages and follows a similar project from Venezuela, which launched its oil-backed petro token last year – also… Read moreNorth Korea Plans Bitcoin-Like Cryptocurrency to Sidestep Sanctions

US Sanctions Three Alleged Crypto Hacking Groups from North Korea

The U.S. has sanctioned three North Korean entities for cyber crimes, mentioning cryptocurrency thefts as one of the reasons for the action. In a Sept. 13 announcement, the U.S. Department of the Treasury identified the Lazarus Group, Bluenoroff and Andariel… Read moreUS Sanctions Three Alleged Crypto Hacking Groups from North Korea

Cyberattacks against US helped fund North Korea’s weapons program, feds say

President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Panmunjom, South Korea, June 30, 2019. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters The U.S. Treasury Department said Friday that North Korean state-sponsored… Read moreCyberattacks against US helped fund North Korea’s weapons program, feds say

Treasury Department sanctions North Korean hackers over cyberattacks of ‘critical infrastructure’

President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Panmunjom, South Korea, June 30, 2019. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters The U.S. Treasury Department announced new sanctions Friday against three… Read moreTreasury Department sanctions North Korean hackers over cyberattacks of ‘critical infrastructure’

Cyberattacks against US helped fund North Korea’s weapons program, say feds

President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Panmunjom, South Korea, June 30, 2019. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters The U.S. Treasury Department said Friday that North Korean state-sponsored… Read moreCyberattacks against US helped fund North Korea’s weapons program, say feds

North Korea says it’s willing to resume nuke talks with US, but expects new proposals

President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Panmunjom, South Korea, June 30, 2019. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters North Korea said Monday it’s willing to resume nuclear diplomacy… Read moreNorth Korea says it’s willing to resume nuke talks with US, but expects new proposals