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A Spanish police car is seen outside North Korea’s embassy in Madrid. Photograph: Reuters

A break-in at the North Korean embassy in Spain last month was “a grave terrorist attack”, a representative from North Korea’s foreign ministry said o(...)

 Indonesian Siti Aisyah after a press conference in Jakarta on Monday. Photograph: Adek Berry/AFP/Getty Images

The Indonesian woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam – the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un – was unexpectedly freed from cus(...)

Anonymous diplomatic sources believe Jo Song Gil has sought asylum in an “unspecified western country”. File Photograph: Barbara Walton/ EPA

A North Korean diplomat who was until recently acting ambassador to Italy has gone missing, a South Korean member of parliament said on Thursday, afte(...)

Singapore has been confirmed as the venue for next month’s historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. Photograph: Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump said on Thursday he will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on June 12th in Singapore. “The highly anticipated meeting b(...)

A special train at Beijing railway station on Tuesday, rumoured to be carrying North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photograph: Kyodo News via AP

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has reportedly left Beijing after his first trip outside the isolated state since he came to power in 2011, having tra(...)

South Korean    embassy officials described the proposed development in Carrickmines, south Dublin as “overbearing visually”. Photograph: Getty Images

The South Korean embassy has cited the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations as part of an effort to prevent a development next to its ambassador’(...)

BfV head Hans-Georg Maassen said: “We determined that procurement activities have been carried out from there that are, in our view, done with a view to the missile programme and sometimes also for the nuclear programme.” File photograph: Michael Sohn/AP Photo

North Korea has been using its embassy in Berlin to procure parts for its missile programme, the head of Germany’s BfV domestic intelligence agency to(...)

John Halligan: “There was no direction given but just gave us some advice. We are all in agreement that we should not travel.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Minister of State John Halligan has confirmed he will not pursue a planned trip to North Korea. Mr Halligan met with the Department of Foreign Affai(...)

South Korea’s players take part in a training session for World Cup qualifier against China on Thursday. South Korea’s embassy in Beijing has issued a safety warning to  fans planning to attend the match amid heightening tensions between the two countries. Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images

South Korea’s embassy in Beijing has issued a safety warning to football fans planning to attend this week’s World Cup qualifier against China, amid a(...)

A handout photo showing parts of an advanced US missile defence system arriving at Osan Air Base in South Korea on Monday evening. Photograph: EPA

One day after North Korea fired four missiles into the sea near Japan, China was weighing up perceived threats from both Pyongyang and the United Stat(...)

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