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7 July, 2018 10:42 AM Nuclear Talks With North Korea "Very Productive": Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo offered few new details as to how North Korea would honour its commitment to "denuclearise" in exchange for US security guarantees. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted Saturday that two days of talks with his North Korean counterpart on dismantling Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal had been "very productive". But, briefing reporters before 54

25 June, 2018 4:49 PM U.S. to present post-summit timeline to North Korea

It will have specific demands on denuclearisation: official The United States will soon present a timeline to North Korea with ”specific asks” of Pyongyang after a historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, a senior U.S. defence official said. The official, who spoke to a small group of reporters ahead of a trip to Asia this week by Defense 88

22 June, 2018 4:50 PM Putin, Moon agree that Trump-Kim summit to help denuclearisation

Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-in agreed on Friday to support "efforts to establish complete denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula" following the US-North Korea summit last week. A joint statement signed by the two leaders during a state visit by Moon to Russia was released by South Korea's presidential Blue House 74

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 35

31 May, 2018 1:38 PM US-North Korea Talks Resume In New York

New York, United States: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo resumed talks in New York on Thursday with a top North Korean official as the pair work to salvage next month's nuclear summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, an AFP journalist on the scene said. Kim Yong Chol, considered the North Korean leader's right-hand man, is the most senior official 60

31 May, 2018 5:59 AM KCNA says Russian foreign minister has arrived in North Korea

Mr. Lavrov spoke to his U.S. counterpart Pompeo by telephone for the first time on Wednesday ahead of the Secretary of State’s dinner meeting with Kim Yong Chol. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrived in Pyongyang on Thursday, North Korea’s state media said, ahead of a landmark summit between Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Mr. Lavrov’s 105

27 May, 2018 12:26 AM White House Team To Go To Singapore For Trump-Kim Summit Preparations

Coming after a surprise meeting between Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, the move was the latest sign that the on-again, off-again Trump-Kim summit may yet go ahead as planned. Washington: A White House team will travel to Singapore to prepare for a June 12 summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the White 345

23 May, 2018 5:03 AM Donald Trump's meet with North Korea's Kim may not take place

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday there was a substantial chance his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would not take place as planned on June 12 amid concerns Kim is not committed to denuclearisation. Trump raised doubts about the session planned for Singapore in talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who came to Washington 164

19 May, 2018 2:12 PM North Korea demands South Korea send back restaurant workers

North Korea is demanding that South Korea send back 12 North Korean restaurant workers who came to the South in 2016, saying such a move would demonstrate Seoul’s willingness to improve relations. The North’s statement on Saturday came a week after Seoul said it would look more closely into the circumstances surrounding the women’s arrival following 29

15 May, 2018 7:16 PM North Korea Suspends Talks With South Scheduled For Today

The meeting was due to focus on plans to implement a declaration that emerged from an April 27 inter-Korea summit, including promises to formally end the Korean War and pursue "complete denuclearisation" Washington: North Korea said on Wednesday it had no choice but to suspend high-level talks with South Korea scheduled for later in the day due to US-South 49