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North Korean soldier defects to South Korea, South Korea's military says - Reuters

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Report: US plans to deploy THAAD anti-missile system to South Korea as soon as possible, given pace of North Korea's missile tests, official tells Reuters

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US announces sanctions against Chinese firm company Dandong Hongxiang Industrial Development Co. Ltd., accused of ties to North Korean nuclear program - Politico

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Newspaper report: China is investigating executives of a North Korean bank believed to be linked to country's banned nuclear program - Reuters

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South Korean foreign minister says it's time to reconsider North Korea's UN membership - Reuters

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Japanese Prime Minister Abe: The threat posed by North Korea demands a new response, 'altogether different from what we applied until yesterday' - Reuters

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Japanese Prime Minister Abe: Missile, nuclear tests takes take North Korean threat to a new dimension - Reuters

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US will temporarily deploy tow B-1B Lancer bombers to Korea, source says - Yonhap

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Report: At least 40 North Korean overseas workers have died in 2016 in work-related accidents, suicides following pressure by government on workers to send back money, South Korea's Yonhap News reports

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State media: North Korea's Kim calls for satellite launch - Reuters

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White House: US, China agree to strengthen cooperation on North Korea in law enforcement channels - Reuters

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China opposes 'unhelpful' unilateral sanctions on North Korea, but will work within UN to formulate response, Foreign Minister Wang Yi says - Reuters

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More: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is not planning travel to North Korea before term ends at UN - @thecourier

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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: 'Never have I seen such heightened tension on Korean peninsula' - @SominiSengupta

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North Korean accuses US of pushing Korean peninsula to 'point of explosion' after bomber exercise - IBT

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North Korea state media: Hundreds have been killed or gone missing in the worst flood to hit nation since its founding in 1945 - Yonhap News

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China foreign ministry says all sides should avoid taking steps that increase tension after 2 US bombers flew over South Korea - Reuters

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South Korea's nuclear safety agency says no trace of radioactive contamination from North Korea's 5th nuclear test - Reuters

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Photo: A US B-1B bomber and 4 South Korean F-15K fighters, fly over Osan Air Base in show of force against North Korea - Yonhap News Agency

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US flies 2 nuclear-capable supersonic bombers over South Korea in show of force against North Korea after its nuclear test - AP

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