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N Korea at crossroads

North Korea vows military buildup 2 weeks before Biden takes office

Kim seeks new economic path at party congress as pressure builds

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends the Workers' Party congress in Pyongyang, in this photo supplied by the regime's Korean Central News Agency.   © Reuters

SEOUL -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to strengthen his country's military power, putting U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on notice two weeks before his inauguration.

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