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Xi Visits North Korea for Talks with Kim Jong Un

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BEIJING – Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived Thursday morning for a two-day state visit to North Korea, where he is expected to talk with leader Kim Jong Un about the stalled negotiations with Washington over North Korea’s nuclear weapons, AP reported Thursday. A photo posted by Chinese state broadcaster CCTV …

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Pompeo to Visit Japan, S.Korea on Denuclearization

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is scheduled to visit Japan and South Korea in late June to discuss denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, said the U.S. State Department on Monday. Pompeo would join U.S. President Donald Trump to meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the …

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North Korea Says Talks will not Resume Unless US Changes Position

North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea said Friday that nuclear negotiations with the United States will never resume unless the Trump administration moves away from what Pyongyang described as unilateral demands for disarmament, AP reported Friday. The statement by an unnamed North Korean foreign ministry spokesman published in state media …

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North Korea Denounces Joe Biden As A “Fool Of Low IQ”

North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has labeled Joe Biden a “fool of low IQ” and an “imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being” after the U.S. presidential hopeful called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a tyrant during a recent speech, “Associated Press” said Wednesday The central …

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North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectile: South Korean Military

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SEOUL – The South Korean military said North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile. The Associated Press reported Thursday. The projectile was fired at 4.30 pm (local time) from a location in North Korea’s northwest toward the east, the South Korea’s joint chiefs of staff said in a statement, according …

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North Korea Fires ‘Short-Range Projectiles’ in the East Sea

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PYONGYANG – North Korea fired several unidentified short-range projectiles on the sea off its east coast, South Korean chiefs of staff said, likely sign of Pyongyang’s growing frustration at diplomatic talks blocked with Washington aimed at providing coveted sanctions relief for nuclear disarmament, Al-Jazeera reported Saturday. The South Korean military …

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North Korean Leader Arrives in Russia

North Korean leader arrives in Russia for summit with Putin

PYONGYANG – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Russia by train on Wednesday, on the eve of his long-awaited summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin amid a stalemate in his nuclear program, “Associated Press” reported Wednesday. Kim, dressed in a black coat and fedora, met Russian officials at …

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