Pence Says US Is Finally Ready To Talk To North Korea

World | Ryan Pickrell
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, North Korea's nominal head of state Kim Yong Nam, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister Kim Yo Jong attend the Winter Olympics opening ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea February 9, 2018. Yonhap via REUTERS

Maximum pressure will continue though

North Korea Knows What Seoul Wants, And It Is Threatening To Ruin Everything If Its Demands Are Not Met

World | Ryan Pickrell
FILE PHOTO: An ice sculpture of the Olympic rings is seen during the Pyeongchang Winter Festival, near the venue for the opening and closing ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, February 10, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo

Holding the Olympics hostage to drive a wedge between the U.S. and South Korea

North Korea Has Already Started Making Demands Of The South Just Days After First Talks In Years

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the launch of a Hwasong-12 missile in this undated photo. KCNA via REUTERS

‘They should totally stop the military drills, not just delay them’

It Looks Like North Korea Dropped A Missile On One Of Its Cities

World | Ryan Pickrell
The long-range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-12 (Mars-12) is launched during a test in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on May 15, 2017. KCNA via REUTERS

Makes North Korea’s shots over Japan even more alarming

Kim Jong Un Rings In The New Year With A Stark Warning To The US

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits a Farm No. 1116 of KPA Unit 810 in this September 29, 2017 photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang. KCNA/via REUTERS

Asserts the nuclear strike button is installed on his office desk

North Korea To US: Get Ready For More Nukes In 2018

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the launch of a Hwasong-12 missile in this undated photo. KCNA via REUTERS

‘Do not expect any change in policy’

Kim Jong Un's Newest Missile Is A Beast, Check This Thing Out

Video | Ryan Pickrell

A leap forward for the North

South Korean Spy Agency Detects Flurry Of Activity At North Korean Missile Research Sites

Defense | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised a ballistic rocket launching drill of Hwasong artillery units of the Strategic Force of the KPA on the spot in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang March 7, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS

‘There is a possibility of a new missile launch’

Kim Jong Un Pulls His Army Of Slaves Out Of China

World | Ryan Pickrell
This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on January 12, 2014 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (front L) inspecting the command of Korean People's Army (KPA) Unit 534. AFP PHOTO / KCNA via KNS REPUBLIC OF KOREA OUT THIS PICTURE WAS MADE AVAILABLE BY A THIRD PARTY. AFP CAN NOT INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THE AUTHENTICITY, LOCATION, DATE AND CONTENT OF THIS IMAGE. THIS PHOTO IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY AFP ---EDITORS NOTE--- RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / KCNA VIA KNS" - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS (Photo credit should read KNS/AFP/Getty Images)

The regime is calling its thousands of workers home

Beijing Slams Trump's Exec Order On North Korea After He Praises China

World | Ryan Pickrell
A soldier from honour guards holds a red flag during a welcoming ceremony for Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang (not pictured) outside the Great Hall of the People, in Beijing, China May 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Lee

China’s still not playing ball

War With North Korea Would Be Catastrophic. Here's How Bad It Could Get

World | Ryan Pickrell
Korean People's Army (KPA) artillery troops conduct a live firing exercise in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on April 12, 2016. REUTERS/KCNA

‘Tragic on an unbelievable scale’

North Korea Warns Of 'Uncontrollable Nuclear War' As US, South Korean Troops Begin Joint Drills

World | Ryan Pickrell
U.S. Army's AH-64 Apache helicopters fire, during a U.S.-South Korea joint live-fire military exercise, at a training field, near the demilitarized zone, separating the two Koreas in Pocheon, South Korea April 21, 2017. Picture taken on April 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

US says military force an option if the North missteps

Catholic Church Attempts To Dissuade War With North Korea

World | Joshua Gill
North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un looks on during the test-fire of inter-continental ballistic missile Hwasong-14 in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang, July, 4 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS

‘The future of humanity’

US Preemptive Strike On North Korea Could Start A War With China, State Media Suggests

World | Ryan Pickrell
Paramilitary policemen and members of a gun salute team shout slogans at an oath-taking ceremony for the upcoming military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the World War Two, at a military base in Beijing, China, September 1, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

‘China will prevent’ US and allies from carrying out strikes