North Korea



  • Bahram Ghasemi 2018-03-14 13:24

    Ghasemi on US-North Korea talks:

    Iran welcomes any effort for global security

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – FM Spokesman Ghasemi reacted to Trump's possible meeting with North Korea's leader, saying Iran will back any efforts for global peace and stability, adding that the US’ words and approaches, however, have proved unreliable in practice.

  • دونالد ترامپ و کیم جونگ اون 2018-03-09 10:35

    Trump accepts offer to meet Kim Jong Un

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – US President Donald Trump has agreed to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the White House announced, setting the scene for an unprecedented encounter between two nations that only recently threatened to wipe each other out.

  • Bahram Ghasemi 2018-02-11 16:26

    US presence in other states ‘a recipe for disaster’: Ghasemi

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi says that US is playing a destructive role in other countries.

  • کره شمالی و کره جنوبی 2018-01-09 16:44

    Seoul, Pyongyang to reopen military hotline

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – The DPRK and the Republic of Korea have agreed to reopen a hotline between the two countries’ militaries whose goal is to prevent the escalation of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, the Yonhap news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • سخنگوی وزارت خارجه چین 2017-12-29 14:21

    Beijing blasts Trump's claim on China

    TEHRAN, Dec. 29 (MNA) – Beijing has rejected claims that it has illicitly sold oil supplies to North Korea in contravention of UN resolutions, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said, disputing earlier claims by US President Donald Trump.

  • پسکوف 2017-12-19 18:13

    New US national security strategy, imperialistic: Kremlin

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – News outlets quoted Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov saying that one can see the imperial nature of the new US national security strategy.

  • پرچم کره شمالی 2017-12-09 20:29

    N Korea condemns 'dotard' Trump over al-Quds

    TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) –North Korea has lambasted US President Donald Trump for recognizing al-Quds (Jerusalem) as Israeli regime's capital, renewing its description of him as a "dotard" in a statement released Saturday (Dec 9) on state media.

  • نیکی هیلی در مؤسسه «اینترپرایز» 2017-11-30 10:27

    US: N Korea to be utterly destroyed

    TEHRAN, Nov. 30 (MNA) – US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley on Wednesday said North Korea's latest missile test brings Washington and Pyongyang "closer to war."

  • زیگمارگابریل 2017-11-29 20:22

    German FM condoms N Korea's missile test

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – issuing a statement Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel condoned north Korea's missile test.

  • نشست مجلس دومای روسیه 2017-11-16 12:20

    Russian lawmakers to visit N Korea

    A parliamentary delegation of Russia’s lower house, the State Duma, may visit North Korea on November 27-December 1, a coordinator of the deputy group for ties with North Korea’s parliament told.

  • ریابکوف 2017-11-08 16:55

    Russia opposes 'total embargo' on North Korea

    TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) – Moscow has never supported the idea of a "total embargo" on North Korea, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Wednesday.

  • ترامپ و آبه 2017-11-06 13:31

    Era of strategic patience is over for N Korea: Trump

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – President Donald Trump declared Monday the "era of strategic patience is over" when it comes to the United States' stance toward North Korea and reaffirmed his use of harsh rhetoric.

  • pentagon 2017-11-05 14:34

    Ground invasion required to destroy N Korea nuclear weapons: Pentagon

    TEHRAN, Nov. 05 (MNA) – The only way to locate and destroy with complete certainty all components of North Korea’s nuclear weapons program is through a ground invasion

  • محمد جواد لاریجانی 2017-10-25 13:10

    Iran’s HR chief:

    Anti-Iran sanctions against human rights documents

    TEHRAN, Oct. 25 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s High Council of Human Rights Mohammad Javad Larijiani said the US, rather than withdrawing from the N-deal, will always refuse to fulfill its obligations by "nagging" about it.

  • North Korea 2017-10-23 17:29

    N Korea sends open letter to West urging 'sharp vigilance' against Trump

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – North Korea has sent an unprecedented open letter to the West, urging “sharp vigilance” against the “heinous and reckless” administration of Donald Trump.

  • بوریس جانسون 2017-10-23 16:47

    Johnson backs Trump on N Korea but urges him to stay with JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Boris Johnson has backed Donald Trump's approach to the North Korean crisis - but urged the US president to stick to the Iran nuclear deal.

  • 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.