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N.Korea's Kim inspects new submarine, signals possible ballistic missile development

N.Korea's Kim inspects new submarine, signals possible ballistic missile development

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected a large newly built submarine, state news agency KCNA reported on Tuesday

US, N Korea give conflicting accounts of summit collapse

US, N Korea give conflicting accounts of summit collapse

A second summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un collapsed on Thursday over sanctions on Pyongyang, and the two sides gave conflicting accounts...

Trump-Kim rail deal could spur a North Korea investment boom

Trump-Kim rail deal could spur a North Korea investment boom

At South Korea’s northernmost train station, the tracks stop abruptly ahead of the demilitarised zone that marks the North Korean border.

Japan PM nominated Trump for Nobel after US request: report

Japan PM nominated Trump for Nobel after US request: report

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe nominated US President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize last autumn after being requested to do so by Washington, a Japanese newspaper reported Sunday.

North Korean athletes arrive in South for joint Asiad training

North Korean athletes arrive in South for joint Asiad training

North Korean athletes arrived in the South on Sunday for joint training ahead of the Asian Games next month, the latest effort at rare cross-border sports diplomacy.

Progress in North Korea but long road ahead: UN aid chief

Progress in North Korea but long road ahead: UN aid chief

North Korea has made ‘lots of progress’ in providing food and medical services to its people in recent years but the impoverished state still has a long, tough road ahead, the UN humanitarian chief said Thursday.

Japan eases North Korea missile alert system: report

Japan eases North Korea missile alert system: report

Japan has lowered its military readiness level against North Korean missiles as Washington embarks on delicate nuclear negotiations with Pyongyang, a report said Sunday, citing multiple unnamed sources close to the matter.

Trump hosts Japan PM, five days before summit with Kim

Trump hosts Japan PM, five days before summit with Kim

With less than a week to go before meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, US President Donald Trump plays host Thursday to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who wants his voice heard ahead of the unprecedented talks.

Trump and Kim raise summit hopes after days of brinkmanship

Trump and Kim raise summit hopes after days of brinkmanship

Plans for a landmark summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un are moving ‘very nicely’, US President Donald Trump said Sunday, as the South's leader said Kim told him the talks would be a historic opportunity ...

Trump says North Korea summit could still happen

Trump says North Korea summit could still happen

One day after abruptly pulling the plug on a high-stakes summit with North Korea, US President Donald Trump said Friday the meeting with Kim Jong Un could go ahead after all -- and would ‘likely’ happen on ...

US 'hopeful' for Kim-Trump summit as North threatens to cancel

US 'hopeful' for Kim-Trump summit as North threatens to cancel

The White House on Wednesday voiced hope the upcoming summit between North Korea's Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump will proceed as planned, as Pyongyang threatened to pull out...

Trump welcomes US prisoners released by N Korea, thanks Kim

Trump welcomes US prisoners released by N Korea, thanks Kim

US President Donald Trump welcomed three former US prisoners who landed at a military base near Washington on Thursday after being released by North Korea, thanking leader Kim Jong Un and sounding upbeat on a planned summit between the two.