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North Korea heads for diplomacy gold medal at Olympics: analysts

North Korea heads for diplomacy gold medal at Olympics: analysts

Published 12/02/2018

President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea Kim Young Nam and Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korea's leader [more…]

Mattis says too early to tell if Olympic thaw between Koreas will lead

Mattis says too early to tell if Olympic thaw between Koreas will lead

Published 12/02/2018

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis joins White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders for the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S. [more…]

Seoul seeks communication, lower military tension ahead of possible No

Seoul seeks communication, lower military tension ahead of possible No

Published 12/02/2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in talks with president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea Kim Young Nam as Kim Yo [more…]

Pence raises prospect of U.S. talks with North Korea: Washington Post

Pence raises prospect of U.S. talks with North Korea: Washington Post

Published 12/02/2018

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, North Korea's nominal head of state Kim Yong Nam, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister Kim Yo [more…]

Hopes for talks grow with North Korea’s ceremonial leader to visit Sou

Hopes for talks grow with North Korea’s ceremonial leader to visit Sou

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea (L), attends the 17th Non-Aligned Summit in Porlamar, [more…]

North Korea sends Winter Olympics propaganda fliers to Seoul: website

North Korea sends Winter Olympics propaganda fliers to Seoul: website

Published 05/02/2018

A propaganda flier from North Korea marking the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics that was found in Seoul is seen in this undated handout [more…]

South Korea says North stole cryptocurrency worth billions of won last

South Korea says North stole cryptocurrency worth billions of won last

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Bitcoin (virtual currency) coins are seen in an illustration picture taken at La Maison du Bitcoin in Paris July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Benoit TessierSEOUL [more…]

North Korean art troupe to perform at Olympics under sanctions exempti

North Korean art troupe to perform at Olympics under sanctions exempti

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: North Korean ferry Mangyongbong 92 arrives at the northern port of Niigata in Japan May 18, 2005. REUTERS/Toshiyuki Aizawa/File photoSEOUL (Reuters) - A [more…]

Paralympics: North Korea invited to participate in Pyeongchang

Paralympics: North Korea invited to participate in Pyeongchang

Published 02/02/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Two North Korean Nordic skiers have been invited to take part in the Pyeongchang Paralympics, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on [more…]

No Samsung phones, Nike uniforms for North Koreans? Sanctions cloud Ol

No Samsung phones, Nike uniforms for North Koreans? Sanctions cloud Ol

Published 02/02/2018

An employee wipes a Samsung Electronics' smartphone at its booth in Pyeongchang, South Korea, February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-JiSEOUL (Reuters) - All of the almost [more…]