Delegates arrive in Beijing for the resumption of six party talks on Wednesday involving North Korea, South Korea, China, Russia, Japan and the United States to discuss the second phase of a deal on North Korean nuclear disarmament.
North Korea announces it is in the final stage of uranium enrichment, as Russia, South Korea, Japan and the United States express concern. 2009-09-4 (Context: Japan, North Korea, Russia, South Korea, United States)
China and Russia resist efforts by the United States and Japan to move a motion in the United Nations Security Council to impose sanctions on North Korea over its missile tests. 2006-07-5 (Context: China, Japan, North Korea, Russia, United States)
North Korea fires a medium-range ballistic missile about 60 kilometers (37 miles) into its eastern waters, in the direction of Japan according to United States and South Korean officials. 2017-04-5 (Context: Japan, North Korea, South Korea, United States)
Amid growing concern about North Korea's ballistic missile capability, South Korea, Japan and the U.S. are to hold their first ever joint anti-missile exercise next month, according to South Korea's Ministry of National Defense. The three countries will practice "detecting and tracing a hypothetical North Korean missile," said a ministry official. 2016-05-17 (Context: Japan, North Korea, South Korea, United States)
The United Nations Security Council vote on the United States-China draft resolution on North Korea is rescheduled to 10:00 a.m. EST Wednesday. Russia requests more time to review the text. 2016-03-1 (Context: China, North Korea, Russia, United States)