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North Korea shakes up top military brass ahead of Trump summit -…

North Korea shakes up top military brass ahead of Trump summit -…

Published 04/06/2018

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea’s top three military officials have been removed from their posts, a senior U.S. official said, a move analysts said on [more…]

Singapore designates special zone for Trump-Kim summit

Singapore designates special zone for Trump-Kim summit

Published 04/06/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has designated a central region of the wealthy city state as a “special event area” from June 10 to 14 for [more…]

Top aide to North Korean leader lands in Singapore as summit…

Top aide to North Korean leader lands in Singapore as summit…

Published 29/05/2018

TOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) - A top aide to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Singapore on Monday night, Japanese public broadcaster NHK said on [more…]

Former North Korea spy chief heads to United States for talks: Yonhap

Former North Korea spy chief heads to United States for talks: Yonhap

Published 29/05/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - Former North Korea spy chief and senior official Kim Yong Chol is headed to the United States after stopping over in Beijing, [more…]

Safety, verification questions hang over North Korea’s plan to…

Safety, verification questions hang over North Korea’s plan to…

Published 15/05/2018

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Shutting down North Korea’s nuclear test site is trickier than it might seem. A botched tunnel collapse could spread radioactive debris. Nuclear [more…]

North, South Korea to hold high-level inter-Korea talks on May 16

North, South Korea to hold high-level inter-Korea talks on May 16

Published 15/05/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea and South Korea agreed on Tuesday to hold high-level inter-Korea talks on May 16 to discuss steps needed to uphold [more…]

North Korea to invite South Korean reporters to observe scrapping…

North Korea to invite South Korean reporters to observe scrapping…

Published 15/05/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea will invite South Korean reporters from one news agency and from one television broadcaster to observe the dismantling of a [more…]

Trump says date, place set for North Korea summit

Trump says date, place set for North Korea summit

Published 05/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday said the date and location have been set for a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong [more…]

Trump orders Pentagon to consider reducing U.S. troops in South…

Trump orders Pentagon to consider reducing U.S. troops in South…

Published 04/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump has ordered the Pentagon to prepare options for reducing the number of U.S. troops in South Korea, the New [more…]

U.S. Vice President Pence postpones Brazil trip as North Korea…

U.S. Vice President Pence postpones Brazil trip as North Korea…

Published 03/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is postponing his plans to travel to Brazil this month in order to ensure foreign policy resources [more…]