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12 June, 2018 7:10 AM Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un Summit: Joint Statement

The historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un has committed to build a lasting and stable peace regime on the Korean Peninsula. Singapore: Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit. President Donald J. Trump of the United 110

3 June, 2018 4:50 PM Assad to visit North Korea, meet Kim

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he plans to visit North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, North Korean state media reported on Sunday, potentially the first meeting between Mr. Kim and another head of state in Pyongyang. “I am going to visit the DPRK and meet HE Kim Jong Un,” Mr. Assad said on May 30, North Korea’s KCNA news agency reported. Mr. Assad 52

6 May, 2018 5:16 AM North Korea: US ruining mood of detente ahead of summit

After Washington claimed its policy of maximum political pressure and curbs only drove Pyongyang to negotiating table. North Korea has slammed the United States for what it calls “misleading” claims Washington’s policy of maximum political pressure and sanctions are what drove Pyongyang to the negotiating table. The North’s official news agency on Sunday 45

2 May, 2018 2:18 AM South Korean president asks UN to verify closure of North's test site

United Nations: South Korean President Moon Jae-in has asked the United Nations to verify the planned closure of North Korea's nuclear test site, a UN spokesman said today. Moon made the request in a phone call to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres yesterday, a few days after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told the South Korean leader he planned 96

23 April, 2018 5:08 AM At least 30 die in North Korea bus crash

PYONGYANG: At least 30 people have died in a deadly tour bus crash that took place on North Korea's Huanghai Road on Sunday. According to reports, exact details on the accident are still awaited; however, a renovation project on the road and poor weather conditions might have played a role. Among the casualties could be members of a group from Chinese 84

21 April, 2018 6:57 PM Russia "Welcomes" North Korea's Nuclear Declaration

Moscow: Moscow "welcomes" North Korea's Kim Jong Un's declaration on halting nuclear tests and calls on the US and Pyongyang to work together to reduce tensions, the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday. "We welcome the declaration of the Working Party's Chairman Kim Jong Un on the halt of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's 97

29 March, 2018 12:29 PM IOC says Thomas Bach visiting North Korea

Pyeongchang: The International Olympic Committee confirmed Thursday that its president, Thomas Bach, was visiting North Korea. "This visit follows an invitation from the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of the DPRK (North Korea) which was extended... on 20 January 2018 in Lausanne," the IOC said in a statement. "The IOC delegation arrived in Pyongyang 60

28 March, 2018 1:32 AM China's Xi Jinping Accepted Kim's Invitation To Visit North Korea: Reports

Kim Jong invited Xi "to make an official visit to the DPRK at a convenient time and the invitation was accepted with pleasure", KCNA reported. Seoul, South Korea: Chinese President Xi Jinping accepted an invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to visit Pyongyang when they met for the first time in Beijing, the North's state media said Wednesday 146

27 February, 2018 7:02 PM New US sanctions won't work, vows North Korea

Pyongyang: North Korea told a United Nations disarmament forum on Tuesday that sanctions over its nuclear programme would "never work", as it voiced further defiance against President Donald Trump`s "maximum pressure" campaign. The "US should (be) aware that sanctions and pressure will never threaten (North Korea) and never work", said Han Tae Song, Pyongyang 67

24 September, 2017 3:28 AM North Korea's Top Diplomat Says Strike Against US Mainland Is 'Inevitable'

US bombers escorted by fighter jets flew off the North Korean coast in a show of force shortly before Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho strode to the podium to address the United Nations General Assembly in New York, capping an extraordinary week of militaristic threats from both nations before an organization founded to maintain international peace and security 142