KCNA: "If Trump and his group want to avoid more disgrace and shame before eyes of the world, they had better reflect on all their crimes against the DPRK and honestly regret for having sent such human scum as Pence to the gathering of peace."
KCNA: "Pence, a backseat driver, had to go back to his den after exposing himself to public disgrace. As seen in Pence's recent tour of south Korea the harder the Trump group resorts to such foolish acts, the more vividly the miserable face of the beleaguered U.S. is laid bare."
KCNA: "At the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics, too, he took the seat just before our delegation but did not dare turn his eyes towards it. His behavior reminded one of a criminal wishing to sink through the floor."
KCNA: "Leading newspapers of the DPRK on Saturday carry a signed commentary deriding U.S. Vice-President PenceNotably when our high-level delegation came up to him, he dared not look at it."
KCNA headline: "Pence Ridiculed."
KCNA: "The loyal mind of all the army and people to glorify the greatest auspicious day of the nation, the revolutionary holiday when the heaven-sent great man was born, represented a beautiful scene in the February sky."
KCNA: "Fireworks were displayed in the sky above Pyongyang on Friday evening in celebration of the birth anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il."
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"For the first time since the end of the Cold War, we are facing the threat of a nuclear conflict," says UN chief @antonioguterres. "The central question remains of denuclearization," and that includes the US and North Korea
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KCNA: "The imprudent frenzy of the Trump clan to bring the whole mankind to a horrible nuclear catastrophefurther hardens the DPRK's will to reinforce the nuclear treasured sword of justice to cope with the daily-increasing nuclear threat and blackmail of the U.S."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un together with the senior officials of the Party Central Committee paid high tribute to Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il before their statues. He entered the hall of immortality where Kim Jong Il lies in state. He paid deep homage and made bow to Kim Jong Il."
KCNA: "Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un entered the hall where the statues of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il stand. A floral basket in the name of Kim Jong Un was placed before the statues."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unvisited the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun at 00:00 on Feb. 16, the birth anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il (the Day of the Shining Day), the national greatest auspicious holiday to pay high tribute to him."
The US will achieve denuclearization of DPRK "one way or another" even though it prefers a diplomatic solution, a top U.S. diplomat said Thursday.
Moon's chief of staff takes center stage in inter-Korean detente
Koreas president Moon calls for international support for North Korea-U.S. dialogue
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Japan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a press release yesterday claiming that a North Korean vessel was involved in a clandestine StS (Ship-to-Ship) transfer of oil just two days ago, 250km east of Shanghai
KCNA: "The IOC turned down our principled request, talking about 'political matter'. It is an unreasonable act of abetting the ambition of the Japanese reactionaries to grab the Tok Islets and making the issue of the islets an international and political one."
KCNA: "Some days ago, the 23rd Winter Olympics opened in Phyongchang of south Korea. The sportspersons from the north and the south marched past amid the playing of song 'Arirang,' led by the Korean Peninsula flag. There was not Tok Islets marked on the flag, though."
Japan's Abe, Trump agree to keep up pressure on North Korea
KCNA: "A dramatic change is happening in the north-south relations just as every one witnessesThe saber-rattling of warmongers at home and abroad, quite contrary to the Winter Olympics, clearly shows who is the harasser of peace on the Korean Peninsula."
KCNA: "The south Korea-U.S. war exercises [is] an anachronistic military action to spoil the atmosphere of improving the inter-Korean relationscreated thanks to the proactive measure of the DPRK and throw a wet blanket over the spirit of reunifying the country."
KCNA: "The U.S. should properly understand the ever-growing aspiration and will of Koreans for national reunification and stop at once the anachronistic and unethical criminal acts against the improvement of the north-south relations and reunification of Korea."
Vice President Mike Pence says he ignored Kim Jong Un's sister at the Winter Olympics: "I didn't believe it was proper for the United States of America to give any countenance" to "the leader of the propaganda effort"
Even if there are US-DPRK talks, sanctions on Pyongyang won't be lifted until North Korea denuclearizes, @VP tells @axios forum.
20X Su-35S and Su-30M2 multi-role fighter jets have been conducting recon flights, detection of mock enemies and airstrikes on mock enemy convoys in Primorsky Krai bordering North Korea.
After phone call with @POTUS, Japan PM @AbeShinzo tells reporters: "We thoroughly discussed what we should do from to make the denuclearization of North Korea a reality."
Source says @POTUS and @AbeShinzo are set to speak again on the phone shortly — DPRK a top topic.
South Korea protests Japan's territorial claim in revised textbook guidelines
Koreas prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ex-president Lee's asset manager