Sep 24, 2013 Iran's foreign minister and Secretary of State John Kerry plan to meet at the U.N. General Assembly.
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Sep 25, 2013 What more needs to be done to tackle the UN's Millennium Development Goals?
Aug 16, 2013 The closed dictatorship just released its very own smartphone with an Android operating system. Now all they need is some internet access.
Jun 4, 2013 There will be new penalties for financial institutions that deal in Iranian currency, which should cause the rial to devalue further. But new sanctions on the country's car industry could be felt more acutely.
Apr 12, 2013 Threats by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to launch missiles and beef up his country's nuclear weapons capacity have left the economies of North Korea's regional neighbors largely unaffected, as our BBC partners report.
Apr 10, 2013 A steady drumbeat of threats from North Korea is making the world's second largest economy assess China's relationship with its neighbor.
Apr 3, 2013 Tensions rise on the Korean Peninsula as North Korea blocks South Korean worker access to an industrial zone along the border of the two countries.
Mar 21, 2013 South Korea is still recovering from an apparent cyberattack earlier this week. Government officials suspect North Korea of hacking, but is the country even capable?
Mar 7, 2013 North Korea's government has said it reserves the right to carry out a preemptive nuclear attack against the United States ahead of a U.N. vote on tighter sanctions against the communist regime.
Feb 12, 2013 Thanks to the sale of underground goods, the country can devote a third of its resources to developing its military and weapons programs.