Kim Jong-Un's stewardship records seven years in North Korea
Today makes it seven years North Korea entered a new regime with Kim Jong-Un, who took over power after the demise of his father Kim Jong-Il in 2011. He is the third and youngest son of Korean military leader Kim Jong-Il, who, under the Communist Worker’s Party, had ruled North Korea since 1994; and the…
China hopes US, North Korea keep up denuclearisation talks
China's foreign minister told his North Korean counterpart in Beijing on Friday that he hoped Pyongyang and Washington will maintain dialogue and stick to their denuclearisation summit agreement.
North Korea tests new 'ultramodern tactical weapon'
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has overseen the testing of a "newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon", Pyongyang's state media reported Friday, a move seen by analysts as more of a political message than a serious provocation.
Pence says Trump-Kim meeting likely in New Year, won't accept broken promises
Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will likely meet again after New Year, the US vice president said Thursday, but insisted his government would not repeat past mistakes where "promises are broken."
South Korea president says North's Kim to visit Seoul 'soon'
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Seoul "soon", the South's President Moon Jae-in said Thursday, amid a rapid diplomatic thaw on the peninsula despite stalled nuclear talks between Pyongyang and Washington.
North Korea warns US against 'confidence-destroying measures'
A North Korean official urged the United States on Thursday to immediately lift sanctions against his country, warning that the country's "confidence-destroying measures" would undermine denuclearisation talks.
Moon urges US move towards formally ending Korean War
South Korean President Moon Jae-in called Friday on the United States to move towards the nuclear-armed North's demands for a declaration the Korean War is over, as the allies pursue increasingly different approaches towards Pyongyang.
North Korea wants Pope to visit, South to tell Vatican
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited Pope Francis to visit, saying he would be "ardently welcomed", South Korea's presidency said Tuesday, adding it would pass on Pyongyang's message to the Vatican.
Pompeo says Kim 'ready' to invite inspectors to nuclear site
International inspectors will be allowed into North Korea's dismantled nuclear testing site, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday, after a meeting with Kim Jong Un in which he said "significant progress" was made towards denuclearisation.