Saturday, 9 Syawwal 1439 / 23 June 2018

Saturday, 9 Syawwal 1439 / 23 June 2018

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Japan govt tells NHK not to repeat false missile alert

Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 21:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOKYO -- The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK on Wednesday to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean missile launch will not be repeated,...

Pope calls for dialog in Korea, ban on nuclear weapons

Monday, 08 Jan 2018 22:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis called on Monday for all nations to support dialog to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula and to work for a legally binding...

Moon reveals key to better inter-Korean relations

Tuesday, 02 Jan 2018 19:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Tuesday the improvement of inter-Korean relations was linked to resolving North Korea's nuclear programme, a day after the North...

Seoul Sebut Empat Pembelot Korut Terpapar Radiasi Nuklir

Thursday, 28 Dec 2017 02:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- Setidaknya empat orang warga Korea Utara (Korut) yang membelot ke Korea Selatan (Korsel) disinyalir telah terpapar radiasi nuklir. Pernyataan ini disampaikan pemerintah Korea Selatan pada Rabu (27/12)...

US ready to talk to North Korea: Tillerson

Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 00:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON/SEOUL -- U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered to begin direct talks with North Korea without pre-conditions, backing away from a key U.S. demand that Pyongyang must...

Indonesia condemns North Korea's ballistic missile test

Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 20:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government has condemned the ballistic missile test conducted by North Korea on Wednesday that could further escalate tensions in the region. The Indonesian Ministry of...

Japan detects radio signals indicating N. Korea missile test

Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 14:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOKYO, WASHINGTON -- Japan has detected radio signals suggesting North Korea may be preparing for another ballistic missile launch, although such signals are not unusual and satellite images...

Trump declares N Korea state sponsor of terrorism

Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 03:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Monday put North Korea back on the list of state sponsors of terrorism, a designation that allows the United States to impose...

North Korea rules out negotiations on nuclear weapons

Saturday, 18 Nov 2017 11:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GENEVA -- North Korea on Friday ruled out negotiations with Washington as long as joint U.S-South Korea military exercises continue, and said that Pyongyang's atomic weapons programme would...

Jokowi urges North Korea to comply with UN Resolution

Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 19:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- At the ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Summit, which also discussed the Korean Peninsula issue, Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) urged North Korea to comply with the UN...

Jokowi, Moon discuss security situation in Korean Peninsula

Friday, 10 Nov 2017 00:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) discussed security situation in the Korean Peninsula with his South Korean counterpart, Moon Jae-In, during bilateral talks at the Bogor Palace...

North Korea to continue nuclear test for self-defence: RIA

Saturday, 21 Oct 2017 06:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MOSCOW -- A North Korean diplomat said on Friday that Pyongyang intended to continue its nuclear testing programme in the interests of self-defence and accused U.S. President Donald Trump...

What's a "dotard" anyway? Kim's insult to Trump

Friday, 22 Sep 2017 20:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has confused a lot of English-speakers - though this time not about what he intends with his nuclear programme. Responding to...

Trump to add sanctions on North Korea

Friday, 22 Sep 2017 02:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States will add more sanctions against North Korea, while U.S. allies have called for enforcing existing...

Japan's PM says time for talk is over on North Korea

Thursday, 21 Sep 2017 13:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that countries need to unite to enforce sanctions and apply pressure on North Korea to abandon its...

Qatar, Kuwait stop renewing visas for N Korean workers

Thursday, 21 Sep 2017 12:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DOHA/KUWAIT -- North Korean workers willstart leaving Qatar and Kuwait after the Gulf Arab states said they would stop renewing visas, cutting off a source of foreign income...

Taiwan suspends oil exports to North Korea

Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TAIPEI -- Taiwan has suspended refined oil and LNG exports to North Korea, as well as clothing and textile imports, to comply with United Nations resolutions, a largely...

Threats cannot help resolve Korean peninsula situation

Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017 21:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- Threatening action or rhetoric cannot help resolve the situation on the Korean peninsula, China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday, after U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis hinted...

Xi, Trump discuss Korean peninsula situation by phone

Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017 04:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed the situation on the Korean peninsula by telephone on Monday, state news agency Xinhua reported.The two...

North Korea fires missile over Japan

Friday, 15 Sep 2017 17:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL/TOKYO -- North Korea fired a missile that flew over Japan's northern Hokkaido far out into the Pacific Ocean on Friday, South Korean and Japanese officials said, further...

U.S. allies in Asia welcome new sanctions on North Korea

Tuesday, 12 Sep 2017 21:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- Major U.S. allies in Asia on Tuesday welcomed the U.N. Security Council's unanimous vote to step up sanctions on North Korea, with its profitable textile...

Korean in Japan wary of tensions with North

Monday, 11 Sep 2017 15:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, OSAKA -- Ethnic Koreans living in Japan are nervously watching growing tensions over North Korea and are wary of a possible backlash against their community as Pyongyang ramps...

Macron discusses increased pressure on N. Korea with Trump, Abe

Sunday, 10 Sep 2017 08:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PARIS -- France's Emmanuel Macron discussed increased pressure and sanctions on North Korea on the telephone with U.S President Donald Trump and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe,...

Philippines suspends trade with N. Korea over missile tests

Sunday, 10 Sep 2017 06:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- The Philippines has suspended trade relations with North Korea to comply with a U.N. Security Council resolution over its repeated missile tests, Manila's foreign minister said...

Mexico expels North Korean ambassador over nuclear test

Friday, 08 Sep 2017 19:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEXICO CITY -- The Mexican government on Thursday said it had declared the North Korean ambassador to Mexico persona non grata in protest at the country's nuclear tests,...

U.S. asks U.N to impose oil embargo on North Korea

Thursday, 07 Sep 2017 21:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- The United States wants the United Nations Security Council to impose an oil embargo on North Korea, ban the country's exports of textiles and the...

Japan, S. Korea agree on need for stronger pressure on Pyongyang

Tuesday, 05 Sep 2017 05:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOKYO -- Greater pressure is needed on North Korea, including stronger United Nations resolutions, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae In agreed during...

U.S. defense chief threatens massive military response if N. Korea attacks

Tuesday, 05 Sep 2017 05:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Sunday threatened a "massive military response" to any attack on the United States or its allies after North Korea conducted...

North Korea's nuclear test disrupt peace: Wiranto

Tuesday, 05 Sep 2017 03:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia views North Korea to have disrupted peace with its nuclear weapon test on Sunday. "It is obvious. The nuclear test has heated up regional tension," Indonesia's...

Russia criticizes U.S. reaction to N. Korea nuclear test

Tuesday, 05 Sep 2017 00:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DYIAMEN -- Russia criticized the reaction of the United States and its allies to the latest and most powerful North Korean nuclear test, and warned on Monday that...

Indonesia denounces North Korea's nuclear test

Monday, 04 Sep 2017 20:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government has denounced North Korea's test of hydrogen bomb on Sunday, the Foreign Ministry said in a press statement released on Monday. The test...

N. Korea earthquake points to 6th most powerful nuclear test

Monday, 04 Sep 2017 11:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- A shallow magnitude 6.3 earthquake shook North Korea on Sunday, suggesting it had detonated its sixth and most powerful nuclear test device, hours after Pyongyang said...

BMKG records quake in North Korea

Monday, 04 Sep 2017 10:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) recorded a 6.2 Richter scale seismic activity in North Korea on Sunday at 10.30 local time. "The BMKG's earthquake...

North Korea missile launch is "outrageous": U.N. Security Council

Wednesday, 30 Aug 2017 16:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations Security Council condemned North Korea's firing of a ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday as an "outrageous" act and demanded that Pyongyang...

Indonesia condemns North Korea's missile test

Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017 19:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government has condemned a missile test conducted by North Korea on Monday, August 28, 2017, noted a press statement from the Ministry of Foreign...

N. Korea fires missile over Japan, sharply escalating tensions

Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017 17:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOKYO/SEOUL -- North Korea fired a missile that flew over Japan and landed in waters off the northern region of Hokkaido early on Tuesday, South Korean and Japanese...

North Korea's ballistic missile flies some 2,700 km: S. Korean military

Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017 08:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) fired a ballistic missile flying some 2,700 kilometers Tuesday morning, the South Korean military said. The missile was launched...

North Korea test another ICBM

Saturday, 29 Jul 2017 11:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- North Korea fired a missile on Friday that experts said was capable of hitting Los Angeles and other U.S. cities and the United States and South...

U.S. bombers hold firing drills with S. Korean forces

Saturday, 08 Jul 2017 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Two U.S. supersonic bombers conducted live-fire drills on Saturday in South Korea in a show of force following North Korea's test-launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the...

North Korea test rocket engine, possibly for intercontinental ballistic missile

Friday, 23 Jun 2017 16:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that the United States believes could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental...