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N Korea ready to discuss denuclearization with US: report

N Korea ready to discuss denuclearization with US: report

North Korean officials have told their US counterparts that Kim Jong Un is ready to discuss denuclearization, an assurance that could pave the way for a planned meeting with President Donald Trump, reports said.

Kim says N Korea to take part in 2020, 2022 Olympics: IOC chief

Kim says N Korea to take part in 2020, 2022 Olympics: IOC chief

Kim Jong Un is committed to sending North Korean teams to the Tokyo and Beijing Olympics, IOC chief Thomas Bach said Saturday after a rare meeting with the leader of the nuclear-armed regime in Pyongyang.

N Korea's Kim shows unity with China's Xi in first foreign trip

N Korea's Kim shows unity with China's Xi in first foreign trip

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was treated to a lavish welcome by Chinese President Xi Jinping during a secretive trip to Beijing as both sides seek to repair frayed ties ahead of landmark summits ...

S Korea's Moon says three-way summit with N Korea, US possible

S Korea's Moon says three-way summit with N Korea, US possible

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday a three-way summit with North Korea and the United States is possible and that talks should aim for an end to the nuclear threat on the Korean peninsula.

North Korea slams latest US sanctions as 'act of war'

North Korea slams latest US sanctions as 'act of war'

North Korea on Sunday slammed the latest US measures against it as an ‘act of war’, after US President Donald Trump announced the ‘heaviest sanctions ever’ on the nuclear-armed regime.

Trump announces 'heaviest ever' sanctions on North Korea

Trump announces 'heaviest ever' sanctions on North Korea

US President Donald Trump has rolled out fresh sanctions against North Korea-linked shipping assets, hailing the package as the ‘heaviest sanctions ever’ levied on the Pyongyang regime.

N Korea says no plans to meet US officials at Olympics; Washington seeks more sanctions

N Korea says no plans to meet US officials at Olympics; Washington seeks more sanctions

North Korea has no intention of meeting U.S officials during the Winter Olympics that start in South Korea on Friday, state media reported, dampening hopes the Games will help resolve a tense standoff ...

US to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on N Korea: Pence

US to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on N Korea: Pence

Washington will soon unveil its ‘toughest and most aggressive sanctions’ ever against North Korea, US Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday after talks with Japan's Prime Minister in Tokyo.

Taboo North Korean flag raised in South for Olympics

Taboo North Korean flag raised in South for Olympics

North Korea's national flag was raised in the South Thursday for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, organisers said, after an exemption came into force to avoid breaching Seoul's tough national security law.

N Korea prepares grand military parade on eve of Olympics: report

N Korea prepares grand military parade on eve of Olympics: report

North Korea is preparing a lavish display of its military strength in a parade on the eve of next month's Winter Olympics in the South, despite a rare sporting detente with Seoul, it was reported Thursday.

S Korea and N Korea to hold working-level talks on January 15

S Korea and N Korea to hold working-level talks on January 15

North Korea and South Korea have agreed to hold working-level talks at the Tongil Pavilion on the North Korean side of the truce village of Panmunjom on January 15 ...

Trump tweet on nuclear button keeps N. Korea's Kim 'on his toes': Haley

Trump tweet on nuclear button keeps N. Korea's Kim 'on his toes': Haley

US President Donald Trump's tweet about having a bigger nuclear button than North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's has kept Kim ‘on his toes’ and makes clear the risks of a nuclear standoff ...