North Korea rocket launch would be catastrophe for diplomacy: Seoul

The satellite imageries were released days after the second US-North Korea summit in Vietnam ended without any agreement.

published on : 12th March 2019

US National security advisor John Bolton says Donald Trump would be 'disappointed' by a North Korea test

John Bolton appeared notably cautious when asked on ABC's "This Week" about a report that satellite imagery appears to show preparations at a North Korean site for the possible launch of a missile.

published on : 10th March 2019

Denuclearisation of North Korea is possible in President Donald Trump's first term: Official

Responding to a question, the official said the US seeking a fully verified denuclearisation of North Korea.

published on : 8th March 2019

China says North Korean nuclear issue can't be solved 'overnight'

Kim met with Chinese President Xi Jinping four times in the past year, most recently in January.

published on : 28th February 2019

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un handshake kicks off nuclear summit

​ Trump predicted a "very successful" summit as the pair prepared for dinner at the luxury Sofitel Legend Metropole hotel in Hanoi to follow up on their initial historic meeting in Singapore in June.

published on : 27th February 2019

Kim Jong Un arrives in Hanoi for nuclear summit with Donald Trump 

A military guard of honour in pristine white uniforms presented arms as Kim strolled down the red carpet waving and grinning, surrounded by a phalanx of aides and security personnel.

published on : 26th February 2019

North Korea's denuclearisation to be completed by 2021: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

In a statement, Pompeo said that the nuclear talks between the two countries would lead to long-lasting peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula.

published on : 20th September 2018

US envoy to visit South Korea, China, Japan on North Korea denuclearization

The current North Korea-US talks have been stuck in an impasse due to their differences in the scale of denuclearization, US sanctions, and whether to issue a war-ending declaration.

published on : 7th September 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

North Korea says still open to talks after cancelled Trump-Kim summit

Friday's response by North Korean Vice Foreign Minister was more conciliatory, specifically praising Trump's efforts for a meet, something which none of his predecessors have ever tried before.

published on : 25th May 2018

North Korea demolishes nuclear test site as journalists watch

The decision to close the Punggye-ri nuclear test site had generally been seen as a welcome gesture by Kim to set a positive tone ahead of the summit with Trump, which was recentcaly called off.

published on : 25th May 2018

White House blames 'trail of broken promises' for North Korea summit collapse

It was on March 8 that a delegation visiting from South Korea came to the White House to deliver a message from Kim Jong Un to Trump

published on : 25th May 2018

US committed to achieving denuclearisation of Korean Peninsula: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo 

Pompeo made the comments after attending a White House meeting between President Donald Trump and the visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

published on : 23rd May 2018

North Korea threatens to cancel US summit

North Korea threatened to cancel the summit between Kim Jong Un and US President Trump if Washington presses ahead with its key demand for Pyongyang to unilaterally give up its nuclear arsenal.

published on : 16th May 2018

North Korea will never fully give up nuclear weapons: Top defector

The remarks come ahead of an unprecedented summit between Kim and Trump in Singapore on June 12 where North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes are expected to dominate the agenda.

published on : 14th May 2018
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