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Alaska, Hawaii Most Sensitive to N.K. News Among U.S. States

Alaska, Hawaii Most Sensitive to N.K. News Among U.S. States

SEOUL, March 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Residents in Hawaii and Alaska, amongU.S. citizens, are the most sensitive to North Korean developments, with the number of searches with the keyword “North Korea” the highest among the states, a U.S. broadcaster reported Wednesday. Hawaii and Alaska, among U.S. states, are U.S. territories located closest to North Korea, and thus their residents are the most responsive whenever North Korean issues hit newsstands, Voice of America (VOA) said. Last Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) also told VOA [...]

Ex-CIA Chief Raises Necessity of Nuclear Attack on N. Korea

Ex-CIA Chief Raises Necessity of Nuclear Attack on N. Korea

WASHINGTON, March 29 (Korea Bizwire) – The United States should be prepared to launch preemptive strikes on North Korea, including a nuclear attack if necessary, before the communist nation uses its nuclear bombs that could “kill 90 percent of Americans,” a former CIA chief said Wednesday. James Woolsey, who served as CIA director from 1993-95, [...]

N. Korea Releases Synthesized Video of Shooting at American Forces

N. Korea Releases Synthesized Video of Shooting at American Forces

SEOUL, Mar. 26 (Korea Bizwire) – North Korea released Sunday a synthesized video showing North Korean shooting athletes targeting American military forces, accusing the U.S. of threatening a nuclear war on the Korean Peninsula. The two-minute video, posted on North Korea’s propaganda website DPRK, starts with images of North Korean shooting athletes engaged in training. [...]

Possible Military Conflict Looms Large Over Korean Peninsula

Possible Military Conflict Looms Large Over Korean Peninsula

SEOUL, March 24 (Korea Bizwire) – As North Korea’s development of weapons of mass destruction continues to threaten security in East Asia and jeopardize its already compromising position in the world, speculation is growing over the possibility of global military conflict on the Korean Peninsula involving China and the U.S. The shocking prospect of another [...]