People in DPRK Celebrate Success of Nuclear Test
Military officers, soldiers and civilians gather to celebrate the success of the third nuclear test in Pyongyang, capital of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Dec. 14, 2012.
• China's Environment Unaffected by DPRK Nuclear Test
No artificial radioactive nuclides had been detected in northeast China as of 11 a.m. Thursday, according to the country's environmental watchdog. North Korea Successfully Conducts the Third Nuclear Test
• Chinese, Russian FMs Talk on DPRK Nuclear Test
Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi held telephone talks on Thursday with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov over the latest nuclear test conducted by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).
• S. Korea Stages Large-scale Drills after DPRK Nuke Test
South Korea staged military drills Thursday amid heightened military tensions following the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s nuclear test two days ago, according to media reports.
• Pentagon Chief Calls DPRK "Threat" to U.S. Interests
U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Wednesday that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) is a "threat" to U.S. interests in Northeast Asia, U. S. allies in the region and to the U.S. homeland.
• Japan, S. Korea to Seek Tougher UN Sanctions against DPRK
Japan and South Korea agreed Wednesday to seek tougher sanctions against the Democratic People' s Republic of Korea (DPRK), which conducted a nuclear test Tuesday, in the UN Security Council.
• S. Korea Deploys Cruise Missile to Deter DPRK Threat
South Korea's military is deploying cruise missiles capable of striking the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and accelerating the development of ballistic missiles, officials said Wednesday.
• Germany Denounces DPRK Nuclear Test
Germany denounced the latest nuclear test of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), calling for the international community to renew severe sanctions against Pyongyang.
• UN Security Council Slams DPRK's Nuclear Test
The UN Security Council on Tuesday strongly condemned the third underground nuclear test conducted by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. S. Korea Deploys Cruise Missile to Deter DPRK Threat
• DPRK: Nuclear Test "Self-Defense" against Hostility
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Tuesday that its nuclear test was an act of self-defense against the United States' hostility.
• S. Korean Spy Agency Says DPRK Might Conduct More Nuke Tests
South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS) said the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) might conduct additional nuclear and long-range missile tests, Seoul's Yonhap news agency reported Tuesday.
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World Reactions
• U.S. House Passes Resolution Condemning DPRK for Nuclear Test
• Germany Denounces DPRK Nuclear Test
• UN Security Council Slams DPRK's Nuclear Test
• IAEA Regret over DPRK Nuclear Test
• Top Chinese, U.S. Diplomats Talk on DPRK
• NATO Slams DPRK's Nuclear Test
• EU Strongly Condemns DPRK's Nuclear Test
• Philippines Condemns DPRK's Nuclear Test
• China Firmly Opposes DPRK's Nuclear Test
• Australia Condemns DPRK's Nuclear Test
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Background Information
  • Time to Address Root Causes of Nuclear Crisis on Korean Peninsula

  • Despite deep concern of the international community, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) went ahead with its third nuclear test on Tuesday.
  • S. Korea Successfully Launches Space Rocket

  • South Korea is reporting of success in its third attempt at launching a rocket to put a satellite in space. The success marks the first, since the first two failed attempts back in 2009 and 2010 due to technical problems.
  • DPRK Confirms Successful Satellite Launch

  • The DPRK on Wednesday successfully launched a Kwangmyongsong-3 satellite. DPRK Defends Satellite Launch Goals; DPRK's Rocket Launch "Unacceptable": Japan Gov't; China "Regrets" DPRK's Satellite Launch