KCNA: "Japan can never be a safe zone. It is a dangerous zone which would cause an accident more terrible than the Fukushima atomic power plant accident and bring a huge calamity to the world."
KCNA: "Japan is hyping itself as a 'safe zone,'This is aimed to shake off its ill reputation as a 'radioactive state.' Radioactive damage is still observed in the areas near the Fukushima atomic power plant."
KCNA: "Over 30 years ago, President Kim Il Sung instructed to make pickled fish products to sell them to people. The respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un initiated the construction of the modern fish pickling factoryand wisely led the work."
KCNA: "According to an archive, people of Koguryo (B.C. 277-A.D. 668) pickled fish innards to eat in the period of the Three Kingdoms (early 3rd century B.C.-middle 7th century A.D.) and the custom of making pickled fish was handed down to Koryo (918-1392)."
KCNA: "Pickled fish is one of non-staple foods that has enjoyed popularity among Koreans for its peculiar taste and high nutritive value. The culture of pickled fish made ofshellfish, spawn and innards has been developed in Koreaabundant in marine resources from olden times."
KCNA: "At the courtesy call and talks both sides expressed the will to further develop the friendly and cooperative relations between the two countries in various fields this year marking the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties."
KCNA: "The DPRK government delegation led by Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho paid an official visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran on Aug. 7-9. Head of the delegation Ri Yong Ho met and had a talk with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday."
KCNA: "Japan's claim to 'dominium over Tok Island' is, in the final analysis, a move to revive militarism to legalize and justify the Japanese imperialists' occupation of the territory and an unpardonable move against history."
KCNA: "A spokesman for the History Society of the DPRK said in the statement on Thursday that Japan's claim to 'dominium over Tok Island' was a shameless distortion of history and a gangster-like move to grab the territory."
KCNA: "Shouts of 'National reunification' and 'We are one' resounded in Pusan, Taegu, etc. in the June 15 era of reunification are capturing heartstrings of Koreans in Phyongchang, Taejon and other parts of south Korea."
KCNA: "The desire of the people for the improvement of the inter-Korean relations cannot be quenched since the historic north-south summit meeting and the adoption of the Panmunjom declaration. It is the unanimous wish of the entire Korean nation."
KCNA: "We remain unchanged in our will to uphold the intentions of the top leaders of the DPRK and the U.S. and to build trust and implement in good faith the DPRK-U.S. joint statement step by step. The U.S. shouldrespond to our sincere efforts in a corresponding manner. "
KCNA: "As long as the U.S. denies even the basic decorum for its dialogue partner and clings to the outdated acting script which the previous administrations have all triedthere is no guarantee that the hard-won atmosphere of stability on the Korean Peninsula will continue."
KCNA: "Expecting any result, while insulting the dialogue partner and throwing cold water over our sincere efforts for building confidencefor implementing the DPRK-U.S. joint statement, is indeed a foolish act that amounts to waiting to see a boiled egg hatch out."
KCNA: "Going against the intention of president Trump to advance the DPRK-U.S. relations, who is expressing gratitude to our goodwill measures, some high-level officials within the U.S. administration are making baseless allegations against us."
KCNA: "The U.S. is attempting to invent a pretext for increased sanctions against the DPRK by mobilizing all their servile mouthpieces and intelligence institutions to fabricate all kinds of falsehoods on our nuclear issue."
KCNA: "We hoped that these goodwill measures would contribute to breaking down the high barrier of mistrust existing between the DPRK and the U.S.However, the U.S. responded to our expectation by inciting international sanctions and pressure against the DPRK."
KCNA: "Whereas we already took such practical denuclearization steps as discontinuing nuclear test and ICBM test fire, followed by dismantling the nuclear test groundthe U.S. insisted on its unilateral demand of 'denuclearization first'in early July."
KCNA: "At the first historic DPRK-U.S. summit meeting and talks, the top leaders committed to work together toward putting an end to the extremely hostile relations through confidence building and establishing new DPRK-U.S. relations."
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KCNA: "Independence in politics is unthinkable apart from the economic independence. If one fails to lay the groundwork for the independent national economy, one cannot frustrate the imperialists' domination nor maintain political independence."
KCNA: "The Singapore DPRK-U.S. joint statement called for making joint efforts to build permanent and durable peace-keeping mechanism on the Korean peninsula. The DPRK-U.S. relations should make a big step forward as required by a new phase of the development of history."
KCNA: "The DPRK government has long proposed declaring the war-end and replacing the Armistice Agreement with a peace accord as the most reasonable way for defusing tension and ensuring durable peace on the Korean peninsula. But, this has not yet come true."
KCNA: "If the military confrontation between the DPRK and the U.S. comes to a close with the publication of the war-end declaration, an atmosphere favorable for confidence-building will be provided."
KCNA: "Now is the time for the DPRK and the U.S. to make a war-end declarationTo declare the war-end is the first process for ensuring peace and security not only in the Korean peninsula but also in the region and the world."
KCNA: "The DPRK-U.S. summit meeting and talks in Singapore took place with the noble purpose for ending the hostile relations between the DPRK and the U.S. which lasted century after century and ensuring peace and stability of the Korean peninsula and the world."
KCNA: "They have informed people of common knowledge, helpful to preventing the occurrence of diseases like sunstroke, and folk remediesMedical workers active at construction sites and co-op farms are doing their best to help fieldworkers be safe from damage by heat wave."
KCNA: "The medical institutions at all levels in the DPRK are paying deep attention to the protection of people's health against the sultry weatherThey have conducted propaganda activities with newly-prepared hygienic lecture plan to prevent damage by the swelter among people."
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KCNA: "Opportunity is not available all the time. The south Korean military should not act rashly, mindful that its reckless military act will chill the atmosphere of detente on the Korean peninsula and result in irrevocable critical consequences."