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An American is sentenced to 15 years hard labour in North Korea after the Communist regime accused him of trying to overthrow the state.
No mass parades and no missile launches, just muted celebrations in North Korea to mark its founder's birth. The United States is urging the regime: stop the threats and enter talks.
John Sparks speaks with North Korean defectors and activists to get an understanding of the secretive regime and how technology is helping the outside world to seep across the border.
US Secretary of State John Kerry raises the stakes in the war of words with North Korea, warning Pyongyang that it knew "what the outcome of the conflict would be" if America had to defend its allies.
South Korea and its American allies raise their alert levels on expectation that the north is preparing a missile launch in the coming days. John Sparks reports from the border area.
South Korea's government warns that North Korea may be preparing for a fourth nuclear test, which could further heighten tensions between the two countries, and the West.
As the United States prepares to send a missile defence system to Guam to defend it from North Korea, David Cameron warns it would be "foolish" to abandon Britain's nuclear deterrent Trident.