Kim Jong-Un

Kim warns North Korea would 'preemptively' use nuclear weapons 

Speaking to thousands of troops and spectators mobilised for the event, Kim vowed to develop his nuclear forces at the "fastest possible speed" and threatened to use them if provoked.

published on : 30th April 2022

Korean leaders trying to salvage Trump-Kim summit, says US media

The leaders met days after Trump abruptly cancelled the summit with the North Korean leader on June 12  and blamed Pyongyang's 'tremendous anger' and 'open hostility'.

published on : 27th May 2018

US President Donald ​Trump says summit with North Korea's Kim Jong-un ​may not happen next month

North Korea last week warned that it may cancel the June 12 summit in Singapore between Kim and Trump if the US insists on it giving up nuclear weapons unilaterally.

published on : 23rd 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

Trump personally welcomes three Americans freed by North Korea back to the US 

US media said Trump scored a diplomatic victory with North Korea releasing the three imprisoned American citizens.

published on : 10th May 2018

"Maximum pressure" campaign against North Korea worked: White House

The White House statement comes a day after North Korea released three Americans who were detained in the country for months.

published on : 10th May 2018

North Korea must stop nuclear testing before any talks with US: Nikki Haley

Trump's latest remarks appeared to be a pivot away from his often-bellicose rhetoric on North Korea and Kim, but Haley said there was "no turnaround" in the US stance. 

published on : 7th January 2018

Kim Jong-Un vows to make North Korea 'strongest nuclear power'

The North has rattled the international community with a flurry of missile launches and its largest ever nuclear test in recent months in its bid to develop a warhead capable of striking the US.

published on : 13th December 2017

What now for 'nuclear' North Korea?

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un declared his country had achieved its long-cherished goal of full-fledged nuclear statehood after successfully testing ballistic missile.

published on : 29th November 2017

North Korea confirms missile launch, says can strike anywhere in US

The missile was fired into the Sea of Japan and flew for more than 900 km and reached a height of 4,000 km, which is the highest a North Korean missile has flown to date.

published on : 29th November 2017

Trump slams 'haters' over Russia, says never describe North Korea's leader Kim 'short and fat'

US President Donald Trump unleashed a twitter storm  slamming "haters and fools" playing politics with US-Russia ties and declaring that he would never describe Kim Jong-Un as "short and fat".

published on : 12th November 2017

Trump says Asia held hostage by North Korea's 'twisted fantasies'

Trump has embarked on a tour of Asia this week trying to rally regional support for curbing North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, warning that time is running out over the crisis.

published on : 10th November 2017

Trump offers North Korea 'a path towards a much better future'

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday offered North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un what he called "a path towards a much better future" as tensions soar over Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions.

published on : 8th November 2017

US President Trump claims 'progress' on global problem of North Korea

South Korea is rolling out the red carpet for Trump as it seeks messages of assurance about the alliance and US resolve.

published on : 7th November 2017

Trump says he's 'open' to meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un

US President Donald Trump would "certainly be open" to meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, he said in an interview broadcast today as he began an extended Asian tour.

published on : 6th November 2017

Kim Jong Nam murder: Chemist says VX byproduct was on Indonesian woman suspect's shirt 

A Malaysian government chemist testified Thursday he found a byproduct of VX nerve agent on the shirt of the Indonesian woman on trial for the murder of the half-brother of North Korea's leader.

published on : 5th October 2017

Women plead not guilty to murdering North Korea leader's half-brother Kim Jong-Nam

Two women pleaded not guilty Monday to murdering the half-brother of North Korea's leader, at the start of their trial in Malaysia over the Cold War-style assassination that shocked the world.

published on : 2nd October 2017

The world’s most dangerous guy

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un rattles his nuclear sabre against the US and Japan, creating instability in the region, pitting superpowers against one another. In Dictatorship Disneyland, he execut

published on : 23rd September 2017

UN calls for 'meaningful dialogue' with North Korea

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called upon nations to dial-down rhetoric and dial-up diplomacy.

published on : 17th August 2017

North Korea leader Kim Jong-Un holds off on Guam missile plan

Kim Jong-Un warned the highly provocative move would go ahead in the event of further "reckless actions" by Washington.

published on : 15th August 2017
1 2 >