Tensions escalate as North Korea threatens to conduct a new nuclear test.
Will two U.S. journalists arrested on the Chinese-North Korean border soon face trial?
A rights group calls on China to crack down on the sale of women who leave isolated, Stalinist North Korea in search of a better life.
North Korea's leader appears increasingly ill, and time may be running out to find a successor.
A day after its rocket launch drew a strong U.N. rebuke, North Korea quits disarmament talks and orders U.N. inspectors to leave the country.
The U.N. Security Council vows to tighten sanctions on North Korea after its latest rocket launch. Will it work?
North Korea's rocket launch escalates tensions with South Korea, and the Kaesong border industrial zone feels the pinch.
Was North Korea's missile launch meant to send a message abroad or to address internal issues?
Kim Jong Il may not have placed a satellite into orbit, but his missile launch has played well domestically, given him the initiative, and exposed divisions at the U.N. Security Council.
By launching its rocket despite international warnings, North Korea makes sure all eyes are on the Stalinist state.