In case of North Korean nuclear test, the United States will ask for sanctions at the UN

On Friday, the US Treasury also announced new financial penalties following the latest North Korean missile launches. If North Korea carries out a nuclear test, the United States would immediately ask for stronger sanctions at the United Nations, a diplomat warned on Tuesday, after the failure last week of a American resolution against Pyongyang blocked … Read more

US and South Korea offer help to North Korea

Visiting Seoul, Joe Biden said he offered vaccines to Pyongyang but “got no response”. At a bilateral summit in Seoul, the United States and South Korea on Saturday offered help to North Korea to fight the Covid-19 epidemic as the country, which has still not reopened its borders since January 2020, claims to be experiencing … Read more

“The alliance between the United States and South Korea goes beyond the North Korean threat”

Published on : 05/20/2022 – 19:38 On board his “Air Force One” plane, Joe Biden arrived this Friday, May 20 in South Korea. This is his first tour of Asia as President of the United States. Faced with China, Joe Biden intends to affirm American ambitions in the region. But the shadow of a North … Read more

The United States warns of the risk of a new North Korean nuclear test

North Korea fired a sea-to-ground ballistic missile on Saturday (May 7th), announced the South Korean army staff. It is the fifteenth show of force this year for the nuclear-armed country, which also launched an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time since 2017. This new shooting comes before the entry into office Tuesday, May 10 … Read more

the United States Sanctions a Cryptocurrency “Mixer” for the First Time

Published on : 05/06/2022 – 23:49 The United States imposed Friday, May 6 “ for the first time “financial penalties to a” cryptocurrency mixer ”, a sophisticated service accused of involvement in virtual money laundering by North Korea. This “blender”, Blender.io, is accused by the US Treasury of helping to launder part of the loot … Read more

the United States Sanctions a Cryptocurrency “Mixer” for the First Time

Published on : 05/06/2022 – 23:49 The United States imposed Friday, May 6 “ for the first time “financial penalties to a” cryptocurrency mixer ”, a sophisticated service accused of involvement in virtual money laundering by North Korea. This “blender”, Blender.io, is accused by the US Treasury of helping to launder part of the loot … Read more

Washington Sanctions a Cryptocurrency “Mixer” for the First Time

The tool would have been used in the theft of 620 million dollars attributed by the authorities to a group of hackers linked to Pyongyang. The United States imposed on Friday “for the first time“financial penalties to a”cryptocurrency mixer“, a sophisticated service accused in this case of involvement in the “harmful cyber activitiesand virtual money … Read more

US accuses North Korean group of orchestrating attack on Ronin Network

According to US authorities, it was one of the groups involved in the attack on Sony Pictures in 2018. Some observers believe that the stolen funds are used to finance North Korea’s nuclear programs. Lazarus, a group of North Korean hackers, has been identified as responsible for the hack that caused the Ronin Network blockchain … Read more

FBI accuses North Korean hackers of stealing $600 million

A group of hackers linked to North Korea is responsible for the theft of $620 million in cryptocurrencies that followed the Axie Infinity video game hack in late March, US authorities said Thursday, April 14. “Through our investigation, we were able to confirm that the Lazarus Group and APT38, online actors associated with North Korea, … Read more

FBI accuses North Korea-linked hackers of stealing $600 million in cryptocurrencies

A group of hackers linked to North Korea is responsible for the theft of $620 million in cryptocurrency that followed the hack of the Axie Infinity video game in late March, US authorities said Thursday (April 14th). “Through our investigation, we were able to confirm that the Lazarus Group and APT38, online actors associated with … Read more