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North Korea lauds China ties as Xi wraps up trip

North Korea lauds China ties as Xi wraps up trip

North Korea lauded its ties with historic ally China on Friday as Xi Jinping wrapped up a highly symbolic two-day visit to his nuclear-armed neighbour, with both countries facing deadlock in their negotiations with US President Donald Trump.

US adds Saudi Arabia, Cuba to blacklist on human trafficking

US adds Saudi Arabia, Cuba to blacklist on human trafficking

The United States on Thursday added Saudi Arabia and Cuba to its blacklist of countries that it says are not doing enough to fight human trafficking, a designation that could bring sanctions.

South Korean President Moon urges North Korea to resume dialogue

South Korean President Moon urges North Korea to resume dialogue

South Korean President Moon Jae-in urged neighbouring North Korea to engage in dialogue and show "its commitment to completely dismantling its nuclear weapons"

Trump agrees with North Korean leader Kim on Biden: White House

Trump agrees with North Korean leader Kim on Biden: White House

US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un agree on their assessment of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said on Sunday ...

North Korea fires two short-range missiles in second test in a week

North Korea fires two short-range missiles in second test in a week

North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range missiles on Thursday in a likely protest by leader Kim Jong Un at the United States after he and President Donald Trump failed to reach agreement ...

N.Korean leader Kim oversaw testing of multiple rocket launchers -KCNA

N.Korean leader Kim oversaw testing of multiple rocket launchers -KCNA

North Korea has conducted a "strike drill" for multiple launchers, firing tactical guided weapons into the East Sea in a military drill supervised by leader Kim Jong Un on Saturday, the North's state media reported on Sunday.

Trump: Kim ‘will do nothing to ... end’ North Korea's potential

Trump: Kim ‘will do nothing to ... end’ North Korea's potential

President Donald Trump said on Saturday in a Twitter posting that he believes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un realizes his country's ‘great economic potential’ and ‘will do nothing to interfere or end it.’

North Korea fires short-range 'projectiles' into sea: Seoul

North Korea fires short-range 'projectiles' into sea: Seoul

North Korea launched unidentified projectiles into the sea Saturday, the South Korean military said, in what could be Pyongyang's first short-range missile launch for more than a year

N.Korean leader warns of return to tension; Trump thanks Putin

N.Korean leader warns of return to tension; Trump thanks Putin

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told Russian President Vladimir Putin that peace and security on the Korean peninsula depended on the United States, warning that a state of hostility could easily return, North Korean media said on Friday.

Trump says he welcomes China, Russia help over NKorea

Trump says he welcomes China, Russia help over NKorea

President Donald Trump on Friday welcomed Russian and Chinese help with North Korean nuclear negotiations, despite Kim Jong Un accusing the US of "bad faith" at a first summit with Vladimir Putin.

North Korea's Kim arrives in Russia ahead of Putin meeting

North Korea's Kim arrives in Russia ahead of Putin meeting

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un crossed into Russia early Wednesday en route to a meeting with President Vladimir Putin, the local government in the state of Primorsky confirmed.

North Korea calls for Pompeo to be dropped from talks; tests tactical weapon

North Korea calls for Pompeo to be dropped from talks; tests tactical weapon

North Korea said on Thursday it no longer wanted to deal with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and said he should be replaced in talks by someone more mature ...