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China appears to relax North Korea sanctions: report to U.S. Congress

China appears to relax North Korea sanctions: report to U.S. Congress

Published 14/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. congressional commission said on Wednesday that China appears to have relaxed enforcement of sanctions on North Korea and called on [more…]

Pompeo visit to China kicks off with frosty exchange

Pompeo visit to China kicks off with frosty exchange

Published 08/10/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - A meeting of top U.S. and Chinese diplomats got off to a frosty start on Monday, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike [more…]

Trump expected to tout North Korea progress, but concrete moves…

Trump expected to tout North Korea progress, but concrete moves…

Published 23/09/2018

UNITED NATIONS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A year after Donald Trump threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea in his first speech at the United Nations, the U.S. [more…]

U.S. says won’t hesitate to impose sanctions over fuel to North Korea

U.S. says won’t hesitate to impose sanctions over fuel to North Korea

Published 22/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Saturday that Washington would not wait to impose sanctions on any shippers helping to get fuel [more…]

‘Cuddled in Kim Jong Un’s arms’: North Koreans envisage unification…

‘Cuddled in Kim Jong Un’s arms’: North Koreans envisage unification…

Published 17/09/2018

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - Sixteen-year-old Ri Jin Ryong, a member of North Korea’s paramilitary Worker-Peasant Red Guards militia, says he has one message for South Koreans [more…]

North Korea military parade features floats and flowers, not missiles

North Korea military parade features floats and flowers, not missiles

Published 10/09/2018

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - With no long-range missiles on display, North Korea staged a military parade on Sunday focused on conventional arms, peace and economic development [more…]

Drones and gymnasts: North Korean ‘Mass Games’ return with messages…

Drones and gymnasts: North Korean ‘Mass Games’ return with messages…

Published 10/09/2018

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - With a formation of glowing drones, lasers and stadium-sized gymnastics shows, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un relaunched the “Mass Games” on [more…]

South Koreans arrive in North amid stalled denuclearization talks

South Koreans arrive in North amid stalled denuclearization talks

Published 05/09/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean envoys held talks in North Korea on Wednesday to finalize details on a third North-South summit to be held this [more…]

Japanese expelled from North Korea arrives in China: Kyodo

Japanese expelled from North Korea arrives in China: Kyodo

Published 27/08/2018

TOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) - A Japanese man arrived in China on Monday after North Korea expelled him for allegedly breaking the law during a visit there, [more…]

North Korea says demonstrating good faith, urges U.S. to drop…

North Korea says demonstrating good faith, urges U.S. to drop…

Published 06/08/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean state media called on Monday for the United States to drop sanctions, saying Pyongyang had demonstrated good faith by ending [more…]