Half of this year's N. Korean reports on Kim were about military

Half of this year's N. Korean reports on Kim were about military

"Anthrax antibodies have been found in the North Korean soldier who defected this year", said a South Korean intelligence official, who spoke to the station anonymously.

"We will further consolidate our self-defensive nuclear deterrence aimed at fundamentally eradicating the USA nuclear threats, blackmail and hostile moves by establishing the practical balance of force with the USA", it added.

The North Korean Rodong Sinmun newspaper said on Monday saying that "peaceful space development is a legitimate right of a sovereign state".

China claims it halted fuel supplies to North Korea last month, exceeding the terms of United Nations sanctions against the rogue regime.

The US had proposed an asset freeze for North Korea's leader and a total ban on oil imports.

"North Korea is also pursuing chemical and biological weapons which could also be delivered by missile", the report said.

The Northern Korean official Central News Agency showed the reiterated position while analyzing the main tests of armament and nuclear missiles of the country carried out this year.

This year, Pyongyang conducted the sixth, and most powerful, nuclear test and has launched several intercontinental ballistic missiles, the latest in November, capable of reaching the US.

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The Treasury said Kim Jong-sik is a crucial part of North Korea's push to develop ballistic missiles.

The us treasury named the two men as Kim Jong-Sik And Ri Pyong-Chol, and said both were "key leaders" of north Korea's ballistic missile programme.

About 40 percent of USA respondents said they are in favor of nuclear armament for Japan and South Korea. It says it prefers a diplomatic solution, but that North Korea has given no indication it is willing to discuss denuclearisation.

Diplomats from an Asian country confirmed information published this week in the South Korean press that such trade persists despite United States sanctions.

In October, Deputy North Korean Ambassador to the UN Kim In-ryong, said that his nation meant to develop "practical satellites that can contribute to the economic development and improvement of the people's living".

South Korea's military is working on an anthrax vaccine, but according to Defense Ministry spokeswoman Choi Hyun-soo one will only be developed by the end of 2019.

The latest launch of the Hwasong-15 ICBM, theoretically capable of hitting all major USA cities, further heightened global alarm over the rapid advance in North Korea's weapons technology, which has made significant progress since Kim took power in 2011.

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