Top North Korean in Washington to prepare new Trump summit
A top North Korean general was paying a rare visit Friday to Washington, where he is expected to meet President Donald Trump to finalize a new summit aimed at denuclearization and easing decades of hostility.
Top North Korea official en route to Washington
A top North Korean official left for Washington on Thursday, reports said, for talks with his US counterpart ahead of an expected summit between President Donald Trump and Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong Un.
North Korea's Kim ends Beijing visit as Trump summit looms
Kim Jong Un's train left Beijing on Wednesday after the North Korean leader visited his key ally on a trip seen as a strategy session ahead of his expected summit with Donald Trump.
Pompeo expects Trump-Kim summit soon, but not final deal
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday again voiced optimism that a second US-North Korea summit would take place soon but said he doubted it would seal a landmark deal.
One country, different systems
Around the time Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un were falling in love, the idea was mooted of a reunification of North and South Korea. So, what if it happens? What would a Korean unification look like? The closest example of what may happen is Germany’s reunification in 1990. After the Allies defeated Nazi Germany in…
North Korea says denuclearisation depends on removal of US threat
North Korea said Thursday its commitment to denuclearization of the Korean peninsula was bound up with a "complete removal of US nuclear threats". Following a rapid diplomatic rapprochement this year, the North's leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump signed a vaguely-worded statement in Singapore in June, agreeing to work towards the "denuclearisation of…
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…
Trump says hopes to meet North Korea's Kim in January or February
US President Donald Trump said Saturday he hoped to organize a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in early 2019, perhaps as soon as January or February.
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.