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Trump, Moon exchange phone call on recent North Korea test -

UPI - 2019-09-10 17:47

North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan, US official says

Gulan Media - 2019-08-25 19:38

Seoul to Scrap Intel-Sharing Pact that Helps Monitor North Korea – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-08-22 16:07

North Korea resumes missile tests, vows no more talks with Seoul

Gulan Media - 2019-08-16 15:03

North Korea 'stole $1.6bn for weapons via cyber-attacks'

BBC - 2019-08-07 01:22
UN experts are investigating 35 attacks on financial institutions and crypto-currency exchanges. ...

North Korea says Kim Jong Un supervised third weapons test this week in a bid to keep pressure on US, South Korea

Gulan Media - 2019-08-04 06:33

Australian student missing in North Korea released from detention

Yahoo - 2019-07-29 21:38

North Korea holds crew of Russian fishing vessel

Kurdiu - 2019-07-25 06:15

Huawei allegedly developed a spy-friendly phone network for North Korea

Yahoo - 2019-07-23 15:00

US hopes North Korea talks will go ahead despite Pyongyang threat

Gulan Media - 2019-07-17 18:11

South Korea to Send $8M in Humanitarian Aid to North Korea (VIDEO)

Newsy - 2019-07-17 12:19

North Korea accuses US of hostility despite Trump-Kim meeting

Yahoo - 2019-07-04 15:49

North Korea says U.S. 'hell-bent on hostile acts' despite wanting to talk

Yahoo - 2019-07-03 22:46

Trump says he would like to meet North Korea's Kim at DMZ

Yahoo - 2019-07-03 15:46

Harry Kazianis says President Trump's diplomacy with North Korea deserves Nobel Prize consideration [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-02 23:59

Trump becomes 1st sitting US leader to enter North Korea

Gulan Media - 2019-06-30 13:45

Trump crossed into North Korea

ANF - 2019-06-30 10:30
US President Donald Trump is photographed in a symbolic handshake with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the heavily fortified zone dividing the two Koreas. ...

North Korea says Trump's invitation to meet in DMZ 'interesting'

Gulan Media - 2019-06-29 14:36

Trump heads to Asia for talks on trade, Iran, North Korea | WJLA

WJLA - 2019-06-27 19:30

Trump in Japan for talks on trade, Iran, North Korea

Gulan Media - 2019-06-27 16:45

The Case for Kaesong: Fostering Korean Peace through Economic Ties

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-24 21:00
The Kaesong Industrial Complex, closed since 2016, was the most successful joint economic venture undertaken by North and South Korea. Reopening the manufacturing zone, with improvements to efficiency and worker protections, could help broker wider coope ...

China’s Xi holds bilateral talks with North Korea’s Kim

Waar Media - 2019-06-20 17:05
WAAR_DUHOK Chinese President Xi Jinping Thursday held bilateral talks with his North Korean counterpart Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang. According to China’s state-run Xinhua news, Xi, who is also Secretary General of the Central Committee of the Communist Part ...

Xi Meets Kim in North Korea – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-06-20 13:51

World War III: How Likely Is It U.S. Will Fight in Iran, North Korea, Syria, Ukraine or Venezuela?

Newsweek - 2019-06-12 10:29

What Geology Reveals about North Korea’s Nuclear Weapons – And What it Obscures

Yahoo - 2019-06-05 23:06

Trump Says He's Not 'Personally' Bothered by North Korea Missile Tests [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-29 13:03

North Korea's Greatest Fear: The Air Force Destroys Their Country (Again)

Yahoo - 2019-05-28 01:23

Trump to visit Seoul as North Korea hardens stance

Waar Media - 2019-05-16 13:30
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a summit level meeting with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in, when he travels to Seoul in June. The two leaders are expected to discuss issues related to North Korea, as well as ways to strengthen ...

North Korea, China Tensions With U.S. Are Back: Weekend Reads - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - 2019-05-15 11:31

North Korea test fires ‘missiles’ again

Kurdiu - 2019-05-09 17:20

North Korea State Media: Kim Jong Un Oversees Missile Firing Drills and Calls for 'High Alert Posture' [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-06 11:40

A US-North Korea deal has to be a 'phased denuclearization': Expert [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-06 08:01

Trump not giving up on North Korea nuclear deal [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-06 02:04

Trump: Kim 'will do nothing to ... end' North Korea's potential

Yahoo - 2019-05-05 18:22

Trump: Kim Jong Un 'will do nothing to ... end' North Korea's potential [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-05 16:47

This Is One U.S. Military Planners’ Greatest Fears In A War With North Korea

Yahoo - 2019-05-05 16:22

Eric Shawn: North Korea's UN Ambassador clams up [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-05-05 06:14

North Korea fires 'short-range projectiles' into East Sea

Kurdiu - 2019-05-04 19:30

Kim Jong-nam: Vietnamese woman freed in murder case

BBC - 2019-05-03 03:21
Doan Thi Huong from Vietnam had been accused of killing the brother of North Korea's leader. ...

Trump wants solo, not multi-party talks with North Korea, says Bolton

Gulan Media - 2019-04-28 20:41

North Korea: Getting Back to the Table

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-26 22:23
A failed summit in Hanoi between the U.S. and North Korea has resulted in a diplomatic stalemate. In this excerpt from the first update of our Watch List 2019 for European policymakers, Crisis Group urges the EU to utilise its neutral position to re-ener ...

North Korea's Kim arrives in Russia before summit with Putin

Yahoo - 2019-04-24 06:06

North Korea Confirms Historic Kim-Putin Meeting

Yahoo - 2019-04-23 17:46

The Rise of South Korea’s Defense Industry and Its Impact on South Korean Foreign Relations

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-22 19:41
South Korean foreign policy has understandably been focused on deterring acts of aggression by North Korea for the last 66 years. After all, the two Korean neighbors are technically still at war, though an armistice halted the major fighting between them ...

Russia's Putin, North Korea's Kim on track to meet by end of April: Kremlin

Yahoo - 2019-04-22 14:47

US Spy Plane Seen Over Seoul After N.Korea Missile Test

Waar Media - 2019-04-22 12:42
WAAR_DUHOK A U.S. spy plane was reported to be hovering over the South Korean capital following new missile tests by Pyongyang. According to the daily Chosun Ilbo, an RC-135W Rivet Joint was “scrambled over the Seoul metropolitan area” after North Korea ...

North Korea’s Kim ready for third summit with Trump

Waar Media - 2019-04-14 10:39
WAAR_DUHOK If the U.S. offers a plan by the end of 2019 that both countries can accept, North Korea’s leader can again meet with the U.S. president to continue diplomatic efforts towards peace, official North Korean news agency KCNA reported on Saturday. ...

John Bolton: North Korea should give 'full accounting' of Otto Warmbier's death -

UPI - 2019-04-04 22:36

Trump: U.S. ‘walked away’ from North Korea demands for sanctions relief -

UPI - 2019-04-04 20:02

Trump and Kim Still Want to Talk. The Important Question Is: About What?

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-01 20:18
At the time of writing, things appear to look bleak from Pyongyang’s vantage point. Though North Korea is hypothetically involved in negotiations with South Korea and the U.S. at the same time, the talks with the U.S. are the most important at the moment. ...

N.Korea Food, Currency Reserves Drying Up: Report

Waar Media - 2019-04-01 18:43
WAAR_DUHOK North Korea is running short fast on foreign currency, food, and oil reserves that they would not hold up not even for a year, according to a report Monday. The Seoul-based daily Chosunilbo said Kim Song, North Korea’s ambassador to the UN, ha ...

North Korea says Madrid embassy raid was 'grave terror attack'

BBC - 2019-04-01 01:26
Pyongyang calls for an investigation and says it is watching rumours that the FBI played a role. ...

Group seeking to oust North Korea leader says it staged embassy raid in Spain

Yahoo - 2019-03-27 21:42

Spanish court accuses American, Mexican and South Korean of North Korea Embassy attack, says FBI was offered stolen data

Yahoo - 2019-03-26 22:33

U.S. government had nothing to do with raid at North Korea's Madrid embassy: State Department

Yahoo - 2019-03-26 21:20

Jim Carrey Goes Nuclear on Trump Over North Korea in Latest Political Artwork

Yahoo - 2019-03-20 23:29

What to make of a mysterious break-in at the North Korean embassy in Madrid | NK News - North Korea News

Nknews - 2019-03-20 13:44

Japan to extend sanctions against North Korea by two years: NHK

Yahoo - 2019-03-20 10:32

Kurdish Film Competes Against Hollywood Movies in North Korea

BAS News - 2019-03-18 23:32
ERBIL - A Kurdish film about the tragic chemical attack on Halabja is in a great competition with Hollywood movies in North Korea to win an international award. Dani Darin, a Kurdish filmmaker, explained to BasNews that representatives of North Korea, wh ...

US expects North Korea to live up to moratorium on nuclear tests | WPFO

Fox23maine - 2019-03-16 00:23

Russia calls for U.S. dialogue with North Korea to continue: RIA

Yahoo - 2019-03-15 18:26

Who attacked N Korea's Madrid embassy?

BBC - 2019-03-15 03:16
A group of 10 assailants reportedly broke into North Korea's embassy in Madrid in February. ...

President Trump says US unwilling to lift North Korea sanctions | WBFF

Foxbaltimore - 2019-03-14 20:56

UN probing North Korea sanctions violations in 20 countries | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-03-12 08:36

Don't let America turn North Korea into another Iraq | William M Arkin | Opinion | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-03-11 12:47

New satellite photos raise concerns about North Korea’s nuclear arsenal

Yahoo - 2019-03-11 06:11

Iran and North Korea highlight pitfalls of Trump’s ‘maximum pressure’ strategy - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-03-11 06:11

Trump says would be disappointed if North Korea resumed testing

Yahoo - 2019-03-08 16:11

North Korea said to be rebuilding structures at long-range rocket site | WJAC

Wjactv - 2019-03-07 12:57

Trump: Disappointed if North Korea Rebuilding Test Site

Waar Media - 2019-03-07 11:17
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday he would be “very, very disappointed” if a report that North Korea is rebuilding a long-range rocket test site is true. Addressing reporters at the White House, Trump said “it’s too early to see” if t ...

North Korea said to be rebuilding structures at long-range rocket site | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-03-07 02:17

US briefing: Michael Bloomberg, North Korea and lead in school water | US news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-03-06 17:04

North Korea ‘Rebuilding’ Long-Range Rocket Site: Report

Waar Media - 2019-03-06 12:13
WAAR_DUHOK South Korea has “detected signs” of North Korea “restoring an ancillary building” of its Dongchang-ri long-range missile launch site, which was partially disassembled last year, local media reported. Quoting a government source in Seoul, South ...

Trump implements de facto ‘freeze for freeze’ with North Korea as nuke talks stall

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-03-05 02:11

Trump, Kim Meet In Vietnam For Second North Korea Nuclear Summit

Rferl - 2019-03-04 17:46

Trump: Talks With Kim Failed Over North Korea Sanctions

Rferl - 2019-03-04 14:00

US Blames Kim for Collapse of Korea Summit Meeting

Waar Media - 2019-03-04 13:35
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. has said that North Korean leader was not prepared for a deal Washington had to offer during a meeting with the U.S. president in Vietnam last week which was unexpectedly cut short. Speaking to CBS News on Sunday, U.S. National Securi ...

Pompeo says talks with North Korea will resume | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-03-01 06:20

On North Korea, The U.S. Fails To Maintain Its Bipartisan Tradition Of Leadership On Human Rights

Forbes - 2019-03-01 06:20

Trump, North Korea’s Kim Kick Off Second Day of Summit

Waar Media - 2019-02-28 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday he is in “no rush” to make a deal with North Korea as he entered his first day of formal talks with Kim Jong-un. “Speed is not that important to me,” Trump said in Vietnam’s capital Hanoi, where he is ...

WATCH LIVE: President Trump says US unwilling to lift North Korea sanctions | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-02-28 08:51

North Korea’s Kim Arrives in Vietnam For Summit; Trump On The Way

Waar Media - 2019-02-26 11:31
WAAR_DUHOK (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Vietnam on Tuesday for a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump where they will try to reach agreement on how to implement a North Korean pledge to give up its nuclear weapons. Trump is d ...

Could Vietnam's success be a model for North Korea? | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-02-26 06:14

Could Vietnam's success be a model for North Korea? | WPFO

Fox23maine - 2019-02-25 22:36

Russia: US asks for advice on North Korea talks

Gulan Media - 2019-02-25 18:01

All Eyes on Tangible Results from U.S.-North Korea Summit

International Crisis Group - 2019-02-25 13:26
The North Korean and U.S. leaders enter their second summit under pressure to achieve concrete progress toward their respective goals, sanctions relief and denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula. Crisis Group senior adviser Chris Green suggests risk re ...

Trump projects optimism before second North Korea summit | KGAN

Cbs2iowa - 2019-02-24 20:06

Weekly Trump report card: Focus on China, North Korea, wall funding

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-02-23 22:58

In Trump-Kim Bonhomie, Japan Seeks its Pie

Waar Media - 2019-02-21 14:46
WAAR_DUHOK Japan is hopeful that U.S. President Donald Trump will help it in settling the abduction issue with North Korea. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that he will coordinate with Trump on efforts to settle the issue of abductio ...

Overnight Defense: Trump declares border emergency | $3.6B in military construction funds to be used for wall | Trump believes Obama would have started war with North Korea | Pentagon delivers aid for Venezuelan migrants | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-02-16 02:10

Seoul, US on Same Page About N. Korea Sanctions: Envoy

Waar Media - 2019-02-14 10:51
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. envoy to South Korea said Thursday that sanctions on North Korea will not be lifted until complete denuclearization, ahead of the second summit between Washington and Pyongyang. According to Yonhap, speaking at a security forum at Seo ...

Why Trump called off Pompeo’s North Korea visit

Ejinsight - 2019-02-13 07:38

Trump-Kim Summit Critical for Peace: South Korea Leader

Waar Media - 2019-02-11 16:37
WAAR_DUHOK South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday expressed hope that an upcoming summit meeting between the U.S. and North Korea leaders would bring peace to the Korean Peninsula. “[The summit] will become a critical turning point for the complete ...

Xi praises North Korea’s Kim for Trump summit, promises support

Ejinsight - 2019-02-10 14:36

North Korea-US war 'inevitable' if Kim Jong-un gets missiles that can target US cities, warns defence expert | The Independent

Independent - 2019-02-10 13:32

Trump confirms details of second summit with North Korea, touting its potential as 'economic powerhouse'

Gulan Media - 2019-02-09 19:07

Trump: North Korea summit could still happen on 12 June - BBC News

BBC - 2019-02-05 22:22

US and North Korea suffer communication breakdown - BBC News

BBC - 2019-02-04 15:10

Noam Chomsky in Conversation with Amy Goodman on Trump, Nukes, North Korea, Climate Change & Syria | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-02-03 18:03

North Korea holds parade without ballistic missiles, reports say - BBC News

BBC - 2019-02-03 11:32

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