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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 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…]

Exclusive: Despite sanctions, North Korea exported coal to South and J

Exclusive: Despite sanctions, North Korea exported coal to South and J

Published 26/01/2018

FILE PHOTO - An employee walks between front-end loaders which are used to move coal imported from North Korea at Dandong port in the Chinese [more…]

Kremlin denies Russia violates sanctions on North Korea

Kremlin denies Russia violates sanctions on North Korea

Published 26/01/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, asked about allegations that Russia is re-exporting North Korean coal, said on Friday that Russia abides by norms [more…]

‘Doomsday Clock’ closest to midnight since Cold War over nuclear threa

‘Doomsday Clock’ closest to midnight since Cold War over nuclear threa

Published 25/01/2018

Hilary Howes packs up the 'Doomsday Clock' after it was announced by the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists that the hands have been moved to [more…]

South Korea’s Moon says Olympics should lead to nuclear talks with U.S

South Korea’s Moon says Olympics should lead to nuclear talks with U.S

Published 22/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: South Korean President Moon Jae-in delivers a speech during his New Year news conference at the Presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, [more…]