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Trump declares North Korea state sponsor of terror

Trump declares North Korea state sponsor of terror

President Donald Trump on Monday declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism even as his top diplomat said Washington has not given up hope of a negotiated end to the nuclear standoff with Kim Jong-Un's regime.

US designates North Korea a state sponsor of terror

US designates North Korea a state sponsor of terror

President Donald Trump designated North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism on Monday, allowing the United States to impose additional sanctions and penalties against Pyongyang.

S.Korea fears further missile advances by North this year in threat to US

S.Korea fears further missile advances by North this year in threat to US

North Korea may conduct additional missile tests this year to polish up its long-range missile technology and ramp up the threat against the United States, South Korea's spy agency said on Monday, adding that it was monitoring developments closely.

Singapore suspends trade relations with North Korea

Singapore suspends trade relations with North Korea

Singapore has suspended trade relations with North Korea, the latest of Pyongyang's major trade partners to cut commercial ties under toughening UN sanctions over its weapons programme ...

N Korea soldier shot six times as he defected to South

N Korea soldier shot six times as he defected to South

A North Korean soldier involved in an extremely rare and dramatic defection to the South was shot six times by his own side as he drove to the heavily guarded border and ran across under a hail of bullets.

Trump: Asia held hostage by   N. Korea's 'twisted fantasies'

Trump: Asia held hostage by N. Korea's 'twisted fantasies'

Donald Trump has embarked on a tour of Asia this week trying to rally regional support for curbing North Korea's nuclear weapons programme.

Trump urges Xi to work 'hard' and fast on North Korea

Trump urges Xi to work 'hard' and fast on North Korea

Speaking on the second day of a trip to Beijing marked by pomp and pageantry, Trump also decried China's "one-sided and unfair" trade surplus with the United States.

Trump warns North Korea of grave danger

Trump warns North Korea of grave danger

US President Donald Trump arrived in China on Wednesday seeking help to rein in North Korea after warning the North's leader that the nuclear weapons he is developing "are not making you safer, they are putting your regime in grave danger."

Trump wants solution to nuclear standoff with North Korea

Trump wants solution to nuclear standoff with North Korea

Landing at Osan Air Base outside Seoul, President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump stepped down from Air Force One onto a red carpet as he began a 24-hour visit that could aggravate tensions with North Korea.

Trump stands with Japan against N.Korean 'menace'

Trump stands with Japan against N.Korean 'menace'

Speaking after a summit with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo, Donald Trump repeated his mantra the "era of strategic patience" with North Korea was over.

South Koreans urge peace in anti-Trump protest

South Koreans urge peace in anti-Trump protest

Donald Trump is scheduled to hold a summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-In and visit a US military base, with all eyes on his message to the North and its leader Kim Jong-Un.

N Korea rules out negotiations as Trump heads to Asia

N Korea rules out negotiations as Trump heads to Asia

North Korea ruled out talks and threatened to increase its nuclear arsenal in a fresh warning to Donald Trump's administration Saturday as the US President set off on a tour of Asia.