denuclearisation

South Korea, US urge North to implement denuclearisation pledges

In a joint statement, US and South Korea said that 'they remain firmly committed to defending the hard-fought peace on the Korean Peninsula'.

published on : 25th June 2020

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

Japan PM Shinzo Abe hails North Korea talks on basis of denuclearisation

Japan's prime minister on Friday welcomed the surprise announcement of a summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un by the end of May.

published on : 9th March 2018

US and North Korea: Foes face-to-face after decades of tension

Following a historic announcement at the White House, US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are poised for a face-to-face meeting.

published on : 9th March 2018

Full text of South Korean statement on US President Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un Kim meeting

South Korean official Chung Eui-yong announced that Kim Jong Un and Trump will meet by May to secure a deal to remove nuclear weapons from the Korean peninsula.

published on : 9th March 2018

US President Donald Trump says he will meet with North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Trump agreed to meet with the North Korean leader to negotiate an end to Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program. No American president has ever met with a North Korea leader.

published on : 9th March 2018

China urges US, North Korea to hold talks 'sooner than later'

China's foreign minister urged the United States and North Korea Thursday to start talks as soon as possible after Pyongyang and Seoul agreed to hold a landmark summit on the nuclear crisis.

published on : 8th March 2018
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