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South Korean leader arrives in Pyongyang for summit

South Korean leader arrives in Pyongyang for summit

Moon Jae-in is seeking to reboot stalled denuclearisation talks between North Korea and the United States.

No missile display as N Korea holds 70th anniversary parade

No missile display as N Korea holds 70th anniversary parade

Kim Jong Un showed off his friendship with China, raising the hand of President Xi Jinping's envoy as they saluted the crowd together afterwards.

South Koreans arrive in North amid stalled denuclearisation talks

South Koreans arrive in North amid stalled denuclearisation talks

South Korean envoys held talks in North Korea on Wednesday to finalise details on a third North-South summit to be held this month amid stalled talks on denuclearisation between the North and the United States.

Trump hails Kim, sees no need to resume US-South Korea war games

Trump hails Kim, sees no need to resume US-South Korea war games

Days after canceling a planned visit to North Korea by his top diplomat citing insufficient progress in denuclearization talks, US President Donald Trump hailed his personal relationship North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday and said there was no reason to resume war games with South Korea.

Unified Korea win tearful Asian Games bronze

Unified Korea win tearful Asian Games bronze

A Unified Korea team featuring athletes from North and South Korea won dragon boat bronze for their first medal at the Asian Games on Saturday.

Trump cancels Pompeo's trip to North Korea over stalled nuclear diplomacy

Trump cancels Pompeo's trip to North Korea over stalled nuclear diplomacy

US President Donald Trump abruptly canceled his top diplomat's planned trip to North Korea on Friday, publicly acknowledging for the first time that his effort to get Pyongyang to denuclearize had stalled since his summit with the North's leader.

Trump calls off Pompeo's planned trip to North Korea

Trump calls off Pompeo's planned trip to North Korea

US President Donald Trump said he had cancelled Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s planned trip to North Korea because "we are not making sufficient progress” toward the goal of denuclearising the Korean peninsula.

Pompeo to visit N. Korea with new special representative

Pompeo to visit N. Korea with new special representative

It will be Pompeo's fourth trip this year aimed at persuading North Korea to abandon a nuclear weapons programme.

Chinese President Xi to visit North Korea next month: Straits Times

Chinese President Xi to visit North Korea next month: Straits Times

Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit Pyongyang next month at the invitation of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un to attend the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of North Korea's founding ...

Malaysia court rules N Korea assassination trial can proceed

Malaysia court rules N Korea assassination trial can proceed

Judge Azmi Ariffin said the evidence presented in court since the trial started in October pointed to a "well-planned conspiracy" with a group of North Korean suspects who are still at large.

North, South Korea agree on third summit in Pyongyang

North, South Korea agree on third summit in Pyongyang

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met in April and May at the border truce village of Panmunjom.

N.Korea urges US to drop sanctions as Seoul probes illicit coal shipments

N.Korea urges US to drop sanctions as Seoul probes illicit coal shipments

North Korean state media on Monday urged the United States to drop sanctions, as South Korea said it was investigating nine cases of coal shipments that potentially violated UN resolutions.