LATEST NEWS AND UPDATES ON NORTH KOREAN LEADER, KIM JONG-UN
Kim Jong-un's brother was carrying 12 bottles of nerve agent antidote when he was fatally poisoned in Malaysian airport, his trial hears
Kim Jong-Nam, 46, was carrying a dozen bottles of Atropine, an antidote to the VX nerve agent used to kill him, in his backpack, the Malaysian High Court in Kuala Lumpur heard today.
Personal nuclear bunkers go on sale in South Korea as fear spreads that Kim Jong-un could spark World War Three?
A new showroom in Seoul is offering safety from a potential nuclear war with a ￡20,000 fallout shelter that is equipped with everything a family of four needs to avoid death by atomic strike.
Trump says Chinese envoy had 'no impact' on 'Little Rocket Man' Kim Jong Un - as he goes after North Korean leader for country's 'horrible' living conditions
In a Thursday morning tweet, President Trump scoffed at the Chinese's attempt to rein in Kim Jong Un, while calling out the?North Korean leader for keeping his people in poverty.
Jubilant Kim Jong-un watches launch of new missile capable of hitting London and New York as footage of the test is released and US ambassador warns North Korea would be 'utterly destroyed' if war breaks out?
North Korea has released video footage of its new ICBM, the Hwasong-15, being launched from close to Pyongyang. The missile is the most powerful it has ever produced and can range most of the world.
Trump mocks 'Little Rocket Man' Kim Jong-Un as 'a sick puppy' after promising more sanctions on North Korea for firing missile that could hit ANYWHERE in the world
The president took a rhetorical shot at the North Korean dictator on Wednesday, calling him 'a sick puppy' for blasting an intercontinental ballistic missile in Japan's direction.
Crazy Kim's nuclear threat to the West is suddenly VERY real: As North Korea launches its most powerful missile yet, a chilling account of why America's defence shield ISN'T impregnable - and Britain's even more vulnerable?
North Korea’s launch of a new style of intercontinental ballistic missile demonstrated the regime now has the ability to hit ‘everywhere in the world’, the United States warned yesterday.
EXCLUSIVE North Korean nuclear missile could easily stray off target and accidentally hit a neighbour, sparking World War Three, warns former NASA scientist
Dr David Baker told Mail Online that Kim Jong-un is taking a 'considerable risk' with each missile test because even an accidental strike on a neighbouring country would spark all-out war.
North Korea launches powerful new missile that could hit Washington DC, Europe or Australia but Trump tells the world 'we will take care of it'
North Korea has fired an intercontinental ballistic missile, which flew for 1,000km (620 miles) before splashing down in the Sea of Japan. President Trump has said 'we will take care of it'.
Dozens were killed when North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un's most powerful nuclear missile test yet caused buildings to collapse in North Hamgyong Province.
Russia warns of 'apocalyptic developments' in the Korean Peninsula as Kim Jong-un develops nuclear weapons and US carry out drills in the region
Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov was speaking at the opening of the eighth annual Asian Conference of the Valdai discussion club in Seoul.
Kim Jong-un's hit list revealed: North Korea's top 15 targets for a nuclear strike include The White House, Manhattan and Tokyo?
As well as the iconic governmental landmarks of The White House and The Pentagon, Manhattan, Guam, Kyoto and Tokyo are all earmarked by Kim Jong-un's North Korea as nuclear targets.
The 'truck terrorist': Kim Jong-un is seen at the wheel of a lorry - just like The Donald - hours after US President declares North Korean regime is a state sponsor of terror
The tyrant was seen at the wheel of a lorry as he inspected facilities at the?Sungri Motor Complex in North Korea's South Pyongan Province.
Kim bans fun: North Korean dictator outlaws drinking and singing in bid to tighten grip on population?
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has reportedly banned gatherings involving drinking and singing in new measures designed to increase control over the population.
'I was so cold and hungry that I thought I was dead': North Korean gulag survivor reveals horrors of life inside Kim's labour camps where he was forced to make false EYELASHES
The man spent a year imprisoned at the Tongrim disciplinary labour centre in North Pyongan Province?and described how inmates suffered brutal beatings at the hands of their captors.
Kim Jong-un's 'aggressive' bid to build his first ballistic missile submarine is revealed in satellite images showing a new 'pressure hull' at key military base
Satellite pictures, taken just weeks ago, show construction work and increased activity at North Korea's Sinpo South naval shipyard.
Japanese rescue teams would bring boats fleeing the Korean Peninsula into designated ports before checking individuals for criminal records and deporting anyone seen as a threat.
US sends aircraft carrier, destroyers and 14,000 servicemen into seas near North Korea for war drills with Japanese - leaving Kim's regime fuming
North Korea says that the situation around its country is the 'worst ever' and that the annual drills risk provoking a nuclear war. The US began its war games off Japan on Thursday.
North Korea sentences 'old lunatic' and 'human reject' President Donald Trump 'to death' for his insults against Kim Jong-un hours after returning from diplomatic Asia trip
North Korea has released a bellicose tirade against its chief antagonist Donald Trump, sentencing the commander-in-chief 'to death' for his insults against Kim Jong Un.
Jeremy Zidek, of Alaska's emergency planning committee, has warned citizens to stash food, water, medical supplies and anti-radiation pills in their homes in case of a nuclear attack.
North Korea says Trump deserves to DIE for insulting Kim Jong-un, days after the President mocked him for being 'short and fat'
Kim Jong-Un's North Korean Workers' Party newspaper Rodong Sinmun wrote that U.S. President Donald Trump had now been 'sentenced to death by the Korean people'.
South Korea is hit by the second most powerful earthquake in its history - prompting fears Kim Jong-un has tested another NUKE
An earthquake measuring magnitude 5.5 has hit off the southeastern coast of South Korea near Pohang in the North Gyeongsang Province prompting fears Kim Jong-un
American man is arrested trying to jump the fence to cross heavily guarded minefield from South Korea into the North and 'facilitate a dialogue' with Kim Jong Un
The 58-year-old, from Louisiana and named only as Mr A, was arrested Monday trying to cross the heavily guarded DMZ, which is also littered with mines, while on a vigilante diplomatic mission.
Retired general says the U.S. military COULD refuse Trump's order to launch a nuclear attack on North Korea - but it 'would be a very difficult process'
If an 'illegal order' to strike North Korea is handed down, the military is 'obligated' to refuse it, a former commander of the Pentagon's nuclear weapons division told senators on Tuesday.
Kim Jong-un paused on his nuclear weapons programme to take a ride on a tractor in one of his agricultural factories. The North Korean dictator appeared delighted as he got behind the wheel.
EXCLUSIVE: We are ready for anything - don't mess with our Hornets. Admiral in charge of supercarrier which will sail for North Korea's doorstep sends message to Kim Jong-Un as Trump touches down in Seoul
DailyMailTV joined the Rear Admiral and crew of the USS Carl Vinson as the huge warship left its port in San Diego for a series of exercises ahead of its deployment to North Korea.
'How can you blame China for taking advantage of people that had no clue? I would've done same': Trump lets China off the hook as he stands firm on blaming his predecessors for trade deficit
President Donald Trump let China off the hook Friday for the country's substantial trade deficit with the United States.
'They are the most cunning, sophisticated criminals': Malcolm Turnbull blasts North Korea and accuses Kim Jong-un's rogue state of trafficking drugs to finance their nuclear program
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has blasted North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, accusing the rogue state of trafficking drugs to fund their nuclear programme.
'I would never call him short and fat': Trump lashes out at Kim for calling him a 'lunatic old man' and says that hopefully one day they will be 'friends' in bizarre rant
'Why would Kim Jong-un insult me by calling me "old," when I would NEVER call him "short and fat?"' President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday.
Trump hits the road for 11 days in crisis-torn Asia as he heads to Tokyo, Beijing, Kim Jong-Un's doorstep – and a possible reunion with Putin
President Donald Trump set off on an extended trip to Asia today with the rising threat from North Korea and a slew of nagging trade deficits at the top of his agenda.
North Korea says Trump is begging for nuclear war and calls him a 'destroyer of world peace' after he warned Kim Jong-un not to underestimate the U.S. or test his patience
The North Korean government said Saturday that Donald Trump's first trip to Asia showed he's itching for all-out Armageddon on the Korean peninsula.
When General 'Mad Dog' Mattis met Gavin 'Cronus' Williamson: UK's newly appointed defence chief holds talks with US and pledges to stand shoulder to shoulder against North Korea
Gavin Williamson - well known for owning a spider named Cronus - welcomed General 'Mad Dog' Mattis to London to discuss security.
We'll solve North Korean nuclear menace together: Trump and Xi make firm commitment to denuclearization as POTUS blames past administrations for refusing closer ties with China
President Donald Trump said Thursday in Beijing that he and President Xi Jinping agree that 'there's a solution' to conflict with North Korea.
Kim Jong-un warns Trump 'it will be a big mistake' if he continues to make 'mad remarks' about attacking North Korea
North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un's state media said that if Donald Trump continues to make threats of military actions and push for further sanctions, the U.S. would suffer a 'bitter defeat'.
'Do not try us!': Trump gets tough as he warns North Korea's despot that his regime is in 'grave danger' by threatening to nuke the U.S. as he gets two standing ovations at South Korea's assembly where he is introduced as 'the leader of the world'
The president said in South Korea that the 'rogue regime' to the North has become a dangerous menace, and warned North Korea's dictator Kim Jong-un not to test his patience.
Trump says he 'hopes to God' he never has to attack North Korea but insists he's prepared to defend the U.S. and its allies 'using the full range of our unmatched military capabilities'
'This is not the right time to be doing it, but that’s that I got. That's what I got,' Trump stated during a joint news conference with South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
North Korean defector is crowd-funding Kim Jong-un's assassination: Former labour camp prisoner says 'world peace is not possible while he is still alive'
Dr. Lee Aeran, 53, escaped to South Korea in 1997 and has since opened a restaurant in Seoul where she is now taking donations towards Kim Jong-Un's assassination.
'It has to work out!' Trump predicts success stopping North Korea's nuclear plans as he arrives in the South for top-secret military briefing
President Donald Trump said Tuesday in South Korea that he's optimistic about his chances to stop North Korea from deploying a nuclear missile capable of reaching America's allies.
Trump will stare down 'Little Rocket Man' Kim in visit to South Korea as he gets jeers for spending TWICE as much time in Japan and locals want him gone 'quickly and quietly'
Trump will head to South Korea on Tuesday waving a red, white and blue cape in the direction of a North Korean bull who has a nuclear goring on his mind. Some in Seoul can't wait for it to be over.
Four men accused of orchestrating the murder of Kim Jong-Un's brother met a North Korean embassy official and a manager of the national airline an hour after the death, trial hears
Two women, Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Doan Thi Huong from Vietnam, and four men who are still at large, have been charged with the murder of Kim Jong-Nam at Kuala Lumpur airport.
Kim Jong-un calls for North Korea to create a world-class auto industry as he inspects ancient machinery on visit to a truck factory (and shows health and safety will be no obstacle by smoking a cigarette)
While at the?March 16 Factory - named after the day it was founded in 1977 - the 33-year-old autocrat laughed as he inspected clapped-out machinery at a North Korean truck factory.
'I wet myself laughing': David Walliams brushes off criticism for 'racist' Kim Jong-un costume with hilarious 'text' from the Korean dictator
The comedian,?46, had bore a resemblance to the leader for Jonathan Ross' annual party on Tuesday when he appeared to sport prosthetics on his eyes and changed his skin tone.
'The president will use whatever language he wants!': National security adviser says Trump won't change his language just because he's across the border from Kim
National security adviser H.R. McMaster denied that Trump had used 'inflammatory' language toward Kim and that he could make comments that would 'ratchet up' North Korean aggression.
Please don't call Kim 'Little Rocket Man' when you're standing inside missile range, Asian countries pray as Trump counts down to 12-day tour
Government officials in South Korea and Japan are fearful that Trump will taunt communist strongman Kim Jong-un from their doorsteps and mire them in an intractable war.
New North Korea missile launch may be imminent: Activity spotted at test site as US warns Kim could be able to hit America with mini nukes within WEEKS
The North Korean tyrant is believed to be preparing for a 2018 breakthrough in work to mount mini nukes on to intercontinental ballistic missiles.
'Disgusting and inappropriate': David Walliams is branded racist after dressing as Kim Jong-un for Jonathan Ross' Halloween party... as he is blasted for 'yellowfacing'
David Walliams sent jaws dropping as he transformed into North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un for Jonathan Ross' Halloween party on Tuesday.
China foils plot to kill Kim Jong-un's exiled nephew and arrests North Korean assassins planning to carry out attack?
Two of seven members of the North Korean assassination team plotting against Kim Jong-un's nephew, 22-year-old Kim Han-sol, were arrested in Beijing last week.
Kim's rare outing with his wife: North Korean leader swaps nuclear bombs for nail varnish as he traipses around a cosmetics factory with First Lady
Kim Jong-un was visiting the production plant in Pyongyang with his secretive partner, Ri Sol-ju, and called on women in his country to be 'more beautiful'.
'Our goal is not war': Defense Secretary Mattis stresses diplomacy over North Korean crisis ahead of Trump's Asia tour next week?
Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis (centre), with his South Korean counterpart Song Young-moo (right) in the Demilitarized Zone on the border with North Korea, said our goal is not war'.
'Assassins at check-in': Two women on trial for murdering Kim Jong-un's half-brother are escorted by heavily armed police around Malaysian airport where they allegedly poisoned him?
Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong wore bulletproof vests as they were brought in to Kuala Lumpur International Airport along with court officials.
Kim Jong-un’s nuclear capabilities have reached ‘critical and imminent’ levels warns Japan as it raises the possibility of military action?
Japan's defense minister asserted "different responses" are needed to combat the threat from North Korea, claiming Kim Jong-un's nuclear capabilities have reached unprecedented levels.
Kim Jong-un is 'mass producing deadly batches of smallpox and the plague', warns Harvard report - as Pyongyang brands Trump a 'hooligan' and a 'lunatic' ruining America
The North Korean dictator is said to be harvesting agents such as plague, anthrax and cholera and experts believe the intended targets are thought to be American troops.
'We will solve North Korea's missile issues': Japan's PM Shinzo Abe pledges to contain Kim Jong-un with 'strong, resolute diplomacy' after election win which could see him overturn country’s pacifist constitution
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged on Monday to work with the US, China and Russia to contain North Korea's nuclear threat as he accepted his landslide victory in a snap election.
Ancient wood-powered trucks, troops asleep on the road and women fighters in high heels: The true face of Kim Jong-un's army revealed in photos smuggled out of North Korea
In the photos, taken by a tourist between Mount Kumgang and the port city of Wonsan on North Korea's east coast, Kim Jong-un's troops are seen labouring over broken trucks.
CIA director Mike Pompeo said on Thursday that the use of US military force remains an option to prevent North Korea from acquiring a long-range nuclear missile that could hit the United States.
'A nuclear war may break out any moment' warns North Korea at the UN as the U.S. won't rule out DIRECT talks with Kim's government
North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador warned Monday that the situation on the Korean peninsula 'has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment.'
Three brothers… one supreme leader: How ‘hot-tempered’ Kim Jong-un was third in line to North Korean throne but picked ahead of his elder ‘progressive’ and ‘effeminate’ siblings?
EXCLUSIVE: Kim Jong-un was third in line to take over from his father Kim Jong-il, but after his brothers Jong-nam (left) and Jong-chul (right) fell out of favour, he became the prime candidate.
Kim Jong-un screamed foul-mouthed abuse at a girlfriend for telling him to quit smoking when he was 15... and his 'hot-tempered' nature is why he cannot be reasoned with, says expert
Nam Sung Wook said the dictator's hot temper was obvious from his early years and makes him impossible to negotiate with. The security professor presented his findings today.
'We sing karaoke, ride horses, ski. We hardly ever talk politics': Dennis Rodman believes his bizarre friendship with Kim Jong-un could lead to peace with the US (as Piers Morgan begs to join him in North Korea)
Dennis Rodman, 56, revealed the pair's bizarre friendship this morning and said that he has visited King Jong-un in North Korea 'six or seven times' and they pair go skiing together.
North Korean crisis 'is leading to a global planetary catastrophe' warns Putin as Kim Jong-un 'moves intercontinental missiles to the coast' and US warn the dictator is 'begging for war'?
North Korea started moving a rocket towards the country's west coast on Monday, using the cover of darkness to avoid surveillance, South Korean media claim.
Kim Jong-un HAS miniaturised a nuke: South Korea believes Korean despot has realised his dream of fitting a nuclear bomb inside a ballistic missile and could launch a new test within days
North Korea has announced it has successfully tested a weapon up to ten times more powerful than the Hiroshima bomb that could kill millions of people.
PIERS MORGAN: China could get rid of Kim Jong-un with one simple act AND the minimum loss of life, so why won’t they bring the madman in their backyard to heel?
PIERS MORGAN: China is the world's second largest superpower and has a duty of care to the rest of the world to rid it of North Korea's mad despot Kim Jong-un.
Kim's young 'un: Spies reveal North Korean dictator has a secret son waiting in the wings to inherit his brutal regime but the boy has NEVER been seen in public
The dictator has three children with his wife Ri Sol-ju (pictured right) but the gender of the couple's first - who was born in 2010 - has never been revealed.
Is cyber warfare the way to get rid of Kim? GUY WALTERS on a potent weapon that can give the enemy a crisis of confidence?
Military invasion. Sending in a hit squad. Tougher sanctions. Over the past months, with increasing alarm, world leaders have analysed every option in the battle to halt Kim Jong-un's nuclear ambitions.
Boris Johnson warns Kim Jong-un could 'vaporise' millions in South Korean capital Seoul as he says there is no 'easy military solution'
The Foreign Secretary condemned the 'reckless' North Korean nuclear test and warned that being able to fit a warhead to a missile would present a 'new order of threat' from the regime.
He's just un of the guys: Spectacle-wearing Kim Jong-un poses with huge group of Korean People's Army youth league as speculation rises North Korea will launch a sixth nuke test imminently
As the world holds its breath in anticipation of a possible nuclear test, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hosted a photo event in Pyongyang for a group of the country's youth troops.
Putin warns North Korea crisis is 'balancing on the brink of a large-scale conflict' and threatening Pyongyang is 'futile'
The Russian President warned that the North Korea crisis is?'balancing on the brink of a large-scale conflict' and that threatening Pyongyang was a 'futile' exercise'.
Will Kim Jong-un launch a sixth nuke test NEXT WEEK? Satellite images suggest North Korean military base is ready for a new test to mark the state's anniversary
The overhead pictures of?Punggye-ri nuclear test site, in the north east of North Korea reveal Kim Jong-un could order a test blast 'at any time with minimal advance warning', experts say.
'It would be a suicide note': Malcolm Turnbull says Kim Jong-un would lose a war 'instantly' as tensions between North Korea and the rest of the world heighten
Malcolm Turnbull has condemned the behaviour of North Korea dictator Kim Jong-un, warning that war would be suicidal for the young leader. The comments come after the latest missile test.
'It's like they took out the Flintstone age and brought in the Jetsons': Dennis Rodman praises his friend Kim Jong-un for modernizing North Korea despite the leader terrorizing the US with nuclear war threats
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman has praised North Korea's dictator Kim Jong-un for 'modernizing' the country with new infrastructure since becoming Supreme Leader in 2011.
South Korea draws up secret plan for trained killers to ASSASSINATE Kim Jong-un and his top officials if the tyrant sparks war
South Korean military chiefs have briefed president Moon Jae-in on the proposals which are said to include sending trained killers deep into North Korea to target the regime's hierarchy.
The US Geological Survey says the earthquake hit at 8am on Wednesday and that the epicenter was 51.7 miles (83.4km) southeast of Inarajan Village, a community of about 2,300 people.
'The next one is heading for Guam': Giggling tyrant Kim Jong-un warns he will target US Pacific base and fire more rockets over 'cruel' neighbour Japan after overseeing 'curtain raiser' ballistic missile launch
North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un was pictured laughing with top officials as he watched the launch of his Hwasong-12 on Tuesday and later warned the trial was a mere 'curtain raiser'.
Kim Jong-un's wife dropped out of the public eye for months 'because she gave birth to North Korean leader's third child'
The North Korean dictator's wife Ri Sol-Ju allegedly gave birth six months ago, but news of the child have only emerged this week thanks to South Korean intelligence officers.
Kim Jong-un warns Britain faces a 'miserable end' if it joins the military drills near South Korea as his regime accuses Trump of starting a ‘beheading mission’ to depose the dictator
In a stark warning to Britain, Kim Jong-un used his government news agency to tell Theresa May not to follow the aggressive rhetoric of Donald Trump.
Did Kim Jong-un execute his mentor over coup plot involving China? Korean leader's uncle met with Chinese officials to discuss replacing dictator with his half-brother (who's also been assassinated)
Jang Song Thaek, 67, who had been considered the second most powerful official in North Korea was killed immediately after a military trial in 2013 after being accused of trying to 'destabilize the country'.
Trump's aides urged him NOT to insult Kim Jong-un at the United Nations this week - but he called him Rocket Man anyway, explaining John Kelly's face palm
Aides to President Donald Trump urged the president not to personally attack North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un as 'Rocket Man' during his speech to the UN General Assembly.
Trump says 'Little Rocket Man' Kim Jong-un 'won't be around much longer' if he dares to strike the US
Trump posted the tweet on Saturday night after listening to the hermit kingdom's foreign minister Ri Yong Ho speak at the UN. Ho called Trump 'a mentally deranged person full of megalomania.'
Kim Jong-Un releases propaganda video of North Korea 'blowing up' a US aircraft carrier as the dictator brands Trump a 'mad man' and warns US forces will be 'sent to the grave'
The clip was released on Sunday by the state-run DPRK Today and shows the American aircraft carrier the USS Carl Vinson going up in flames after a Pukguksong missile is launched.
Kim Jong-un claims a million women are among five million people to have enlisted in his army in a WEEK after accusing Trump of declaring war on North Korea?
Millions of students and some 1.22 million women are among those who have reportedly put their names forward amid increasing hostility with America.