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US President Donald Trump releases 'very nice' letter he received from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

In the letter Kim describes his June 12 summit with Trump in Singapore, and the resulting joint statement agreed by both sides, as the 'start of a meaningful journey.'

published on : 13th July 2018

US asks UN Security Council to cut off oil products to North Korea

A confidential US report sent to a UN sanctions committee estimated that at least 759,793 barrels of oil products had been delivered to North Korea between January 1 and May 30.

published on : 12th July 2018

South Korea's Moon Jae-in says North Korea's criticism of US a negotiating strategy

Moon Jae-in said on Thursday that North Korea's criticism of the United States after a meeting in Pyongyang was part of its negotiating strategy and the talks between the two are on the "right track".

published on : 12th July 2018

UN official says N Korea needs food, medicine and clean water

About 20 per cent of the children in North Korea is suffering from malnutrition about half the children in rural areas are drinking contaminated water. 

published on : 12th July 2018

'Clear evidence of need' in North  Korea: UN aid chief 

Mark Lowcock's visit to the impoverished, isolated country this week is the first such trip by a UN under secretary for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator since 2011.

published on : 11th July 2018

US President Donald​ Trump hopes China not exerting negative pressure on North Korea

'China, may be exerting negative pressure on a deal because of our posture on Chinese Trade-Hope Not'!Trump said, after his Secretary of State Mike Pompeo returned from North Korea.

published on : 10th July 2018

US President Donald Trump says he’s confident North Korea will honor denuclearization 'contract'

'I have confidence that Kim Jong Un will honor the contract we signed and, even more importantly, our handshake. We agreed to the denuclearization of North Korea,' Trump tweeted.

published on : 9th July 2018

Mike Pompeo appeals North Korea to replicate Vietnam's 'miracle' of economic growth by improving ties with US

The comments came after Pompeo had earlier Sunday in Tokyo brushed aside North Korea's accusation that the U.S. was making 'gangster-like' denuclearization demands of the North.

published on : 8th July 2018

United States making 'gangster-like' demands on denuclearisation, says North Korea

It is the first time US secretary Mike Pompeo has visited North Korea since a summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un in Singapore.

published on : 8th July 2018

Sanctions to remain until North Korea 'final' denuclearisation: US Secretary Mike Pompeo

Pompeo is in Tokyo to brief his Japanese and South Korean counterparts on the talks, which he has characterised as productive.

published on : 8th July 2018

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo seeks clarity in denuclearization talks with North Korea

Pompeo was meeting Kim Yong Chol, a senior ruling party official and said they needed to "clarify" certain elements of their previous discussions, but provided no detail.

published on : 7th July 2018

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in North Korea to seek 'details' on denuclearisation 

Pompeo was greeted in the North Korean capital by Kim's right hand man Kim Yong Chol and Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, pool reports said. 

published on : 6th July 2018

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sets off for North Korea nuclear talks 

Washington's top diplomat and senior aides took off shortly after 2:00am (local time) and were due in the North Korean capital on Friday, where Pompeo is to stay overnight for the first time.

published on : 5th July 2018

Taiwan businessman indicted over North Korea oil sales

Taiwanese authorities launched a probe into Chen Shih-hsien in January after Seoul said it had detained a Hong Kong-registered ship suspected of transferring oil to a North Korean vessel.

published on : 5th July 2018

US plans to dismantle North Korea nuclear program in a year: John Bolton

John Bolton said top US diplomat Mike Pompeo will be discussing that plan with North Korea in the near future.

published on : 2nd July 2018
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