North Korea



  • آزمایش موشکی کره شمالی 2017-10-15 12:22

    N Korea reportedly preparing for new missile launch

    TEHRAN, Oct. 15 (MNA) – US and South Korean intelligence have seen indications that North Korea may be preparing for new missile launches, South Korea’s daily The Dong-A Ilbo reported citing government sources.

  • trump 2017-10-04 15:55

    By: Podviski

    Keeping Twitter on a short leash

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Despite Twitter's policy to remove violent and threatening messages, the popular social network decided not to delete US President Trump's post in which he threatened the existence of North Korea by tweeting "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man [Kim Jong-un], they won't be around much longer!"

  • موشک کره شمالی 2017-09-30 10:20

    NKorea moves missiles from rocket facility

    TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) – South Korea's Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) sources reports that several North Korean missiles were seen transported from a rocket facility dedicated to the production of intercontinental ballistic missiles in Pyongyang.

  • Trump 2017-09-26 16:04

    By: Andy Marlette

    Who's the real Rocket Man?

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – In his UN speech on Tue., US President Trump called North Korea's Leader a "Rocket Man" despite the fact that US was the first country to have developed and tested nuclear weapons and currently owns the second biggest nuclear arsenal in the world. North Korean FM has accused Trump of declaring war on his country by tweeting over the weekend that North Korea "won't be around much longer."

  • بمب افکن آمریکایی 2017-09-23 21:33

    US bombers fly close to NKorea

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – Pentagon says the US bombers fly close to North Korea.

  • Zarif holds high-profile meetings in New York 2017-09-22 19:38

    Negotiations with US futile: FM Zarif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Meeting with his Japanese counterpart in New York, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif says that the current US approach to JCPOA tells the world that negotiations with US is futile.

  • North Korea 2017-09-22 09:30

    N Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has suggested that the nation’s leader might be mulling a hydrogen bomb test in the Pacific after their row with the United States escalated this week.

  • سردار جزایری 2017-09-20 18:51

    ‘No chicken out for cowboy Trump’: Brig. Gen. Jazayeri

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – “We won’t chicken out for cowboy-like acts of Trump,” said Brig. Gen. Jazayeri, senior Iranian commander, on Wednesday in reaction to Trump‘s Tuesday address at UNGA.

  • روحانی و شینزوآبه 2017-09-20 09:28

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Japan’s strong support of JCPOA cements peace in region

    TEHRAN, Sep. 20 (MNA) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has hailed Japanese prime minister’s resolute stance in supporting the nuclear deal, saying the support is vital to consolidate peace and stability in the region.

  • نیکی هیلی در مؤسسه «اینترپرایز» 2017-09-17 18:41

    Haley: Trump's threats not empty

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Nikki Haley said Sunday that President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" comment last month about North Korea's nuclear program was not an empty threat.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-09-12 15:52


    Tensions on Korean Peninsula benefit no one

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Leader’s Senior Advisor Ali Akbar Velayati says that the tensions between North Korea and other countries is not beneficial to any country in the world.

  • شورای امنیت سازمان ملل 2017-09-12 11:47

    UNSC passed new sanctions on NKorea

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – The United Nations Security Council passed a new round of sanctions in retaliation for North Korea's most powerful nuclear test every conducted on September 3.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-09-11 15:31

    Ghasemi dismisses rumors on Iran, N Korea coop.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Spokesman Ghasemi while slamming the use of nuclear weapons dismissed as “rash” and “far from reality” any media rumors about cooperation between Iran and North Korea.

  • کره شمالی 2017-09-11 10:47

    Pyongyang threatens US with 'Greatest Pain'

    TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – The North Korean Foreign Ministry warned on Monday that Pyongyang would retaliate using "ultimate means," if the United Nations Security Council adopts the new resolution imposing tougher sanctions against Pyongyang.

  • آنگلا مرکل صدراعظم آلمان 2017-09-10 09:51

    Merkel suggests Iran-style nuclear talks to end N Korea crisis

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she can imagine an Iran-style nuclear talks format being used to end the North Korea conflict.

  • برنامه هسته ای کره شمالی 2017-09-10 09:17

    N Korea leader calls for strengthen nuclear forces

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered scientists to reinforce their efforts to develop the country's nuclear capability.

  • North Korea 2017-09-06 17:29


    Russia does not recognize North Korea's nuclear status

    VLADIVOSTOK, Sep. 06 (MNA) – Moscow does not recognize North Korea's nuclear status, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday following talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

  •  Jeffrey Feltman 2017-09-05 17:14

    UN urges N.Korea to stop its nuclear program

    NEW YORK, Sep. 05 (MNA) – UN Under- Secretary General Jeffrey Feltman called today N.Korea to stop its military nuclear program, which Pyongyang underlines its right to defend itself from American violence.

  • north korea 2017-09-03 12:07

    N Korea says carried out successful hydrogen bomb test

    TOKYO, Sep. 03 (MNA) – North Korea announced Sunday it had successfully conducted a test of hydrogen bomb, local media reported.

  • rouhani north korea 2017-08-07 10:45

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Dialog sans foreign intervention to resolve Korean peninsula crisis

    TEHRAN, Aug. 07 (MNA) – Iran’s President Rouhani in a meeting with senior North Korean official stressed the importance of dialogue between the two Korean states as the only viable means to bring about peace in the Korean Peninsula.

  • لاریج 2017-08-05 09:47

    Iran for peaceful nuclear energy, against nukes

    TEHRAN, Aug. 05 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said Iran defends peaceful nuclear energy and slams nuclear arms as dangerous for security of every country and the entire world.

  • larijani 2017-06-29 17:18


    Tehran willing to use Pyongyang ties to help inter-Korean reconciliation

    SEOUL, Jun. 29 (MNA) – Iran's parliament speaker said Thu. that Tehran will seek to use its ties with North Korea to help improve inter-Korean relations for a "peaceful and political" solution.

  • سفیر کره جنوبی 2017-06-11 10:37

    Seoul-Tehran ties based on restoration, diversification, interconnection

    TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) – South Korean envoy to Iran underlined that his country follows a set of strategies to restore ties with Tehran to pre-sanction era, to diversify and to interconnect it, particualry in economic and trade fields.

  • نشست خبری سفیر چین 2017-05-11 11:21

    Chinese amb.:

    China advocates direct US-DPRK talks for settling tensions  

    TEHRAN, May 11 (MNA) – Chinese ambassador to Tehran in a meeting with Amir-Abdollahian said China believes US and North Korea need to sit down for direct talks in order to relieve the tension and resolve conflicts.

  • ارتش کره شمالی 2017-04-30 08:41

    ASEAN states urge N Korea to comply with all intl. obligations

    MOSCOW, Apr. 30 (MNA) – The countries that are part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) organization have called on North Korea to comply fully with its obligations arising from all relevant UNSC resolutions in the wake of the recent escalation of tensions in the region.

  • Lavrov & Wang Yi 2017-04-16 10:49

    Russian, Chinese FMs discuss Syria, Korean Peninsula

    BEIJING, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, had a telephone conversation about their nations' bilateral ties and the situation in Syria and the Korean Peninsula, local media reported.

  • ارتش کره شمالی‎ 2017-04-08 13:17


    Preemptive strike warning against US

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The north Korean Foreign Ministry in a memorandum on Friday stressed that it has a legitimate right to make a resolute preemptive attack to frustrate the moves for imminent and full-phased aggression and war made by the US against it.

  • Rocket 2017-04-03 13:53

    DPRK criticizes US for double standards on Japan's rocket launch 

    PYONGYANG, Apr. 03 (MNA) – The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday criticized the United States for adopting double standards on Japan's recent rocket launch.

  • north korea 2017-03-20 11:14

    N Korea calls for Forum of International Legal Experts

    TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – The North Korean Lawyers Committee in its white paper on Thursday called for convening the Forum of International Legal Experts to Clarify Legal Ground of the UN ‘Sanctions Resolutions’ against the DPRK.

  • north korea 2017-03-19 17:15

    Kim Jong watches ground jet test of new high-thrust engine

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – North Korea's top leader Kim Jong Un watched the ground jet test of a newly developed high-thrust engine, the official news agency KCNA reported on Sunday.