North Korean leader Kim Jong-un:  began rotating his vehicles and minimising outdoor activities in a bid to avoid detection, South Korean intelligence officials said. Photograph: AFP/KCNA

A recently formed South Korean hit squad tasked with eliminating Kim Jong-un in the event of war has been slammed by military analysts as inadequate a(...)

Hwasong-14 test launch in North Korea. Photograph: Korean Central News Agency

North Korea has risked provoking a confrontation with Washington after it claimed on Tuesday to have launched its first intercontinental ballistic mis(...)