Trump's bizarre diplomatic engagement with Pyongyang veered from mutual insults and threats of war to "love letters" and the first-ever meeting between a sitting US president and a North Korean leader
Kim as saying that Komdok’s typhoon-related damage was “more severe than he thought” and praised soldiers mobilized in rehabilitation projects for their devotion.
Meanwhille, Kim also received a congratulatory message from China President Xi Jinping on the 75th founding anniversary of the WPK.
Kim described the North’s continuing efforts to develop its nuclear deterrent as necessary for its defense and said it wasn’t targeting any specific country with its military force.
Amid pandemic scare, North Korea conducted military parade to celebrate 75th foundation day of ruling party
State broadcaster KCTV did not show any early-morning parade live, and had not carried footage of it by mid-afternoon.
Seoul could also possibly call for a joint investigation into Tuesday’s shooting, which sparked outrage in the South and drew a rare apology from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
It’s extremely unusual for a North Korean leader to apologize to rival South on any issue.
This means the North's UN mission in New York is something of a substitute for an official embassy in Washington.
Ri is suspected of murdering Kim Jong-nam, the half brother of the North Korean leader, in 2017 in Malaysia.
The excerpts also provide new details about the president's thoughts on North Korea's Kim Jong Un, racial unrest and a mysterious new weapon that Trump claims other world powers don't know about.
During an enlarged meeting of the Politburo of the ruling Workers' Party on Tuesday, Kim lamented unspecified 'defects' and 'shortcomings' in the country's' anti-virus campaign.
It's also possible Kim could use the party congress, to announce a new foreign policy approach toward the United States and rival South Korea.
Kim said his country now faces a dual challenge of fending off COVID-19 amid a worsening global pandemic and repairing damage from torrential rain.
The Kaesong lockdown is the first such known measure taken in a North Korean city to stem the pandemic.