1 May 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump steps up outreach to allies in Asia to secure their cooperation to pressure North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs.
24 Apr 2017
U.S. Homeland Security Security John Kelly says "the border wall is essential", ICE can't "turn a blind eye to the lawbreakers" and the instant North Korea gets a missile that can reach the United States "we are at grave risk."
16 Apr 2017
A North Korean missile "blew up almost immediately" on its test launch hours before U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence was due in South for talks over the North's increasingly defiant arms program.
12 Apr 2017
The Pentagon says tensions between the United States and Russia will not "spiral out of control" following last week's U.S. cruise missile strike on a Syrian air base.
5 Apr 2017
The U.S. and South Korea say Pyongyang has launched what appears to be a medium-range missile, ahead of talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping.
22 Mar 2017
The U.S. military says it's detected a failed North Korean missile launch attempt, with a rocket exploding within seconds of its launch.
3 Feb 2017
US President Donald Trump has said, "nothing is off the table" as his administration considers its response to an Iranian missile test. The White House says the test violated a UN Security Council resolution, and that it has put Tehran on notice.