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Seoul says it wants to reopen communication with North

S Korean announcement appears to indicate a 'softer position' as UN Security Council weighs new sanctions on Pyongyang.

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Facebook still available in Thailand despite ban threat

Regulator says it expects website to comply with court orders for removal of content deemed to threaten security.

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Researchers eye possible N Korea link to cyberattacks

Some code in massive WannaCry attack was earlier used in hacking operation linked to Pyongyang.

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PNG: Asylum seekers fear for safety ahead of relocation

Human rights groups and asylum seekers fear violence as PNG prepares for the closure of the detention centre.

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Prison guards kill inmates after jailbreak in Lae

Three prisoners captured, 17 shot dead, and 57 still at large in a mass jailbreak from Buimo jail, according to reports.

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North Korea says new rocket can carry nuclear warhead

State media says latest test was aimed at verifying missile's capability to carry a 'large scale heavy nuclear warhead'.

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Trump calls for tougher sanctions on North Korea

White House says latest ballistic missile test should serve as a call for stronger sanctions against Pyongyang.

ballistic missile

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North Korea's nuclear weapons: Here is all we know

Pyongyang accuses Washington of plotting a 'decapitation strike', and sees in nuclear weapons a powerful deterrent.

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North Korea fires unidentified projectile, says South

Russia 'worried' about rising tensions as China calls for restraint after Pyongyang's latest ballistic missile test.

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North Korea open for US talks under 'right conditions'

Comments come from senior North Korean official amid increased pressure on Pyongyang’s pursuit of nuclear arms.

Kim Jong-un

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