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North Korea looks poised to test long-range missiles and boost its military

North Korea looks poised to test long-range missiles and boost its military

North Korea is about to get more militaristic, if developments this weekend are any indication.
South Korea’s president is bringing “Little Rocket Man” and “Dotard” to the table

South Korea’s president is bringing “Little Rocket Man” and “Dotard” to the table

Five months ago, Donald Trump wrote off the possibility of negotiations with North Korea, encapsulating his distaste for the prospect in one infamous tweet: I…
The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of December 4

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of December 4

Donald Trump may be a world of chaos all by himself, but the world beyond Trump is changing in dramatic ways, often with little notice. We’d like to tell you about it and we’re keeping track of these
The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of December 4

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of December 4

Donald Trump may be a world of chaos all by himself, but the world beyond Trump is changing in dramatic ways, often with little notice. We’d like to tell you about it and we’re keeping track of these

Some very serious warplanes are flying near North Korea right now

The U.S. Air Force flew six advanced stealth tactical fighters over South Korea Monday, part of the largest ever joint airborne military exercises conducted by Washington and Seoul. North Korea lashed

Don’t move into the bunker just yet

North Korea launched its most powerful rocket ever Wednesday, the Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile seemingly capable of hitting the mainland United States. Yet fresh analysis of the

“Fire it bravely for the Party and the motherland!”

North Korea boasted gleefully Wednesday after achieving its goal of being able to incinerate any city on the U.S. mainland following the previous night’s successful test of a new intercontinental
North Korea’s bitcoin crash course has experts worried

North Korea’s bitcoin crash course has experts worried

For the last year, there have been rumblings about North Korea and bitcoin. The Hermit Kingdom has been accused of stealing the cryptocurrency, hoarding it, and even mining it. Now, students at a
The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of November 13

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of November 13

Donald Trump may be a world of chaos all by himself, but the world beyond Trump is changing in dramatic ways, often with little notice. We’d like to tell you about it and we’re keeping track of these

Nobody can stop Trump from launching nukes — and it’s freaking senators out

Donald Trump could launch a nuclear weapon, and no one — not Congress, not the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, not the secretary of defense — could stop him. That unchecked presidential
The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of November 13

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of November 13

Donald Trump may be a world of chaos all by himself, but the world beyond Trump is changing in dramatic ways, often with little notice. We’d like to tell you about it and we’re keeping track of these
The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of November 6

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of November 6

Donald Trump may be a world of chaos all by himself, but the world beyond Trump is changing in dramatic ways, often with little notice. We’d like to tell you about it and we’re keeping track of these
Trump is using North Korea to peddle pricey US weapons in Asia and at home

Trump is using North Korea to peddle pricey US weapons in Asia and at home

For US defense contractors, Donald Trump might be looking like a salesman-in-chief right about now. In the space of two days, Trump has urged the…
The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of November 6

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of November 6

Donald Trump may be a world of chaos all by himself, but the world beyond Trump is changing in dramatic ways, often with little notice. We’d like to tell you about it and we’re keeping track of these

Trump tries to peddle U.S. weapons at Tokyo press conference

Donald Trump urged Japan Monday to counter the North Korean threat through remilitarization — with “a lot” of weapons bought directly from the United States. Declaring the era of strategic patience
South Korea has surprisingly little control over its own fate when it comes to North Korea

South Korea has surprisingly little control over its own fate when it comes to North Korea

Imagine an agreement whereby, should a war break out, operational control of your country’s military would be assumed by another nation. That’s the deal that…

Pyongyang says “gangster” Trump plotting “surprise” nuke attack

Pyongyang warmed up Thursday for Trump’s 12-day tour of Asia by accusing the U.S. of preparing to launch a “surprise nuclear strike” against the regime. The North Koreans were vexed by a slightly
North Korea is getting busy at its missile facilities as Trump heads to Asia

North Korea is getting busy at its missile facilities as Trump heads to Asia

North Korea likes to conduct weapons tests right around the time Donald Trump meets with key Asian leaders. Now, just as Trump heads to the…

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of October 30

Donald Trump may be a world of chaos all by himself, but the world beyond Trump is changing in dramatic ways, often with little notice. We’d like to tell you about it and we’re keeping track of these