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US 'prepared to engage' with N. Korea in nuclear talks: envoy

US 'prepared to engage' with N. Korea in nuclear talks: envoy

The United States is ready to sit down with North Korea to resume long-awaited working-level nuclear talks, a US envoy said Wednesday.

North Korea says latest test was 'new weapon'

North Korea says latest test was 'new weapon'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised a ‘new weapon’ test, state media reported Sunday, the latest in a series of launches that US President Donald Trump has played down as Washington ...

North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles into sea

North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles into sea

North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles from a site on the country's east coast, the South Korean presidential office said, in the fifth such launch within weeks.

Trump says N. Korea's Kim sent 'very beautiful letter'

Trump says N. Korea's Kim sent 'very beautiful letter'

President Donald Trump said on Friday he had just received a "very beautiful letter" from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and added that he could have another meeting with him.

US, S. Korea defy North's warnings, start joint drills

US, S. Korea defy North's warnings, start joint drills

Seoul and Washington began annual joint military exercises on Monday, defying warnings from Pyongyang that the war games will jeopardise nuclear negotiations

NKorea's Kim won't 'disappoint me,' despite missile tests: Trump

NKorea's Kim won't 'disappoint me,' despite missile tests: Trump

President Donald Trump on Friday underlined his intense personal support for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, even if he admitted that Pyongyang's recent missile tests "may" violate a UN resolution.

North Korea tests more missiles despite efforts at diplomatic solutions

North Korea tests more missiles despite efforts at diplomatic solutions

North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles early on Wednesday, the South Korean military said, only days after it launched two similar missiles intended to pressure South Korea and the United States ...

North Korea releases detained Russian fishing boat: Russian embassy

North Korea releases detained Russian fishing boat: Russian embassy

North Korea has released a Russian fishing boat held after being accused of violating entry regulations, the Russian embassy in North Korea said on Sunday ...

North Korea fires short-range missiles into sea, Seoul says

North Korea fires short-range missiles into sea, Seoul says

North Korea fired two short-range missiles into the sea off its eastern coast on Thursday, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said, despite hopes that Pyongyang may soon resume talks ...

N.Korea says nuclear talks at risk if US-S.Korea exercises go ahead

N.Korea says nuclear talks at risk if US-S.Korea exercises go ahead

The United States looks set to break a promise not to hold military exercises with South Korea, putting talks aimed at getting North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons at risk, the North Korean Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.

Australian student expelled from North Korea denies spying

Australian student expelled from North Korea denies spying

An Australian student who was expelled from North Korea denied on Tuesday that he had been spying on the authoritarian state while he lived there.

North Korea says freed Australian student had been spying

North Korea says freed Australian student had been spying

North Korea's state news agency said on Saturday an Australian student who was expelled from the country after 10 days' detention had committed "spying acts" through his work with foreign media.