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18 March, 2018 4:38 PM North Korean diplomat heads to Finland amid new diplomatic flurry

The talks come in the backdrop of the proposed North Korean summits with South Korea and the United States, respectively, in April and May. A senior North Korean diplomat left for Finland on Sunday for talks with former U.S. and South Korean officials, Yonhap News Agency reported, amid a series of diplomatic encounters ahead of a possible U.S.-North 197

10 March, 2018 10:32 AM Donald Trump briefs Xi Jinping on North Korea developments

US President Donald Trump spoke with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping and briefed him on developments in ties with North Korea, the White House said. "The two leaders welcomed the prospect of dialogue between the United States and North Korea, and committed to maintain pressure and sanctions until Pyongyang takes tangible steps toward complete, verifiable 75

10 March, 2018 3:46 AM North Korean State Media Quiet On Kim Jong Un's Overtures To Trump

North Korean media noted a visit by a senior delegation from South Korea earlier this week but it appeared to have had no major coverage of Kim Jong Un's invitation to meet US President Donald Trump Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sudden overtures to Washington are making headlines around the world. Almost everywhere, it seems, except North 60

10 March, 2018 2:59 AM Trump says Australia to secure exemption from U.S. tariffs

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he has spoken with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and that they are working on an agreement so Australia will not be subject to U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum. “He is committed to having a very fair and reciprocal military and trade relationship,” Mr. Trump said on Twitter, referring to Mr. Turnbull 47

9 March, 2018 3:21 AM Donald Trump to meet Kim Jong Un: A recap of US-North Korea's vehement relations

In a historic decision, the White House has confirmed that Donald Trump has accepted Kim Jong Un's invitation for talks and that he would become the first sitting US President to meet a North Korean leader. Following a historic announcement at the White House, US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are poised for a face-to-face 73

9 March, 2018 1:44 AM Thaw in fiery relations? Donald Trump may meet Kim Jong Un in May

The two leaders have exchanged serious barbs in recent past but a conciliation may be round the corner. If the two meet, it would be a first for a sitting US President to meet a North Korean leader. District of Columbia: North Korea`s Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump will meet by May to secure a deal to remove nuclear weapons from the Korean 84

6 March, 2018 3:50 PM North Korea Willing To Denuclearise If Security Guaranteed: Seoul

"The North made clear its willingness for the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula," said said Chung Eui-yong, national security adviser to South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Seoul, South Korea: North Korea said it was willing to abandon its nuclear weapons if the security of its regime is guaranteed, Seoul's envoy said Tuesday after meeting with the North's 50

6 March, 2018 2:56 AM White House clarifies Donald Trump-North Korea 'call'

Trump raised eyebrows at a Washington media dinner on Saturday when he said "they, by the way, called up a couple of days ago and said 'we would like to talk.' The White House has said that Donald Trump had been referring to a call with South Korea's leader when he appeared to suggest a landmark direct contact with the nuclear North. "And I said, 'so would 65

1 March, 2018 5:30 AM North Korea accuses Japan of plotting suppression of resident Koreans

PYONGYANG: North Korea on Wednesday accused Japanese authorities of plotting an overall suppression of pro-Pyongyang resident Koreans in Japan. The official Rodong Sinmun said that the recent attack by two armed right-wing elements of Japan against the Central Hall of the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chongryon) proved Japanese authorities 44

28 February, 2018 3:18 PM Maldives Denies Japan's Allegation That It Breached North Korean Sanctions

COLOMBO: Maldives on Wednesday denied a Japanese foreign ministry statement that said a Maldives-flagged vessel was used to illegally transfer goods from a North Korean-flagged tanker in defiance of UN Security Council resolutions. The Japanese statement said the "Chon Ma San", designated by the United States as a sanctions target, was spotted by a surveillance 61