» 05/26/2009, 00.00
Pyongyang tests two short range missiles
The communist regime is preparing for the eventuality of a “pre-emptive” attack by the United States. The International Community condemns the nuclear experiment and speaks of fresh sanctions against the North. Pyongyang restarts the nuclear arms race while over a quarter of the population starves.
Pyongyang: end of armistice ready for war on South Korea
North Korea threatens a “military response” to the South’s decision to sign the Proliferation Security Initiative. The communist regime has restarted the Yongbong nuclear plant and apparently has enough plutonium to produce six nuclear bombs.
04/06/2009 KOREA – UNITED STATES
Pyongyang tries two American journalists. They risk 10 years of prison
Laura Ling and Lee Seung-eun are charges with illegally entering North Korea and “hostile acts”. Analysts explain that the trial is part of Pyongyang’s political game to gain greater political and economic concessions from the Obama administration. South Korean citizens are “indifferent” to the communist regime’s nuclear threat.
12/02/2005 NORTH KOREA - US
Pyongyang's actions are a plea to the US to save the Communist regime
09/11/2006 SOUTH KOREA NORTH KOREA
Ex Pyongyang leader: Only Kim's downfall will stop nuclear crisis
Hwang Jang-yop, one time mentor of Pyongyang's Dear Leader and ex-secretary of the Workers' Party of North Korea, told Seoul MPs that only Chinese cooperation could bring about the fall of the regime. He also slammed the "sunshine policy".
Pyongyang challenges the world: a nuclear test and short range missile launch
The Communist regime claims it was an experiment in strengthening the nuclear defence system. The UN Security Council calls an emergency meeting; international diplomacy is “concerned”, Asian markets drop.
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