U.S. State Department makes it official: Its top diplomat on North Korea issues is in Seoul through Friday.
US Defense Secretary Mattis, asked by a reporter: “Do you have a sense of why (the North Koreans) haven't launched anything in weeks now?, replies “Let me know if you figure it out.”
Japan's Abe discusses 'grave' North Korea threat at ASEAN summit
Biden calls Trump's tweet attacking Kim Jong-un "a big mistake," “beneath the office” of the presidency.
North Korea: 'The U.S. frantic moves for military confrontation to bring down the DPRK by force of arms are as foolish an act as precipitating its self-destruction.' - KCNA
2 month ago
#SeaOfJapan: Onboard the Aircraft Carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) taking part in the 3-carrier strike group exercise near the Korean Peninsula along with Japanese ships.
China's Li Keqiang says hopes to quickly put Korea-China ties on normal track
Chinese premier says South Korea-China relations seeing 'positive' changes
South Korean leader urges increased cooperation in summit with ASEAN
2 month ago
South Korea has deployed its best trauma surgeon to save a North Korean soldier who was shot while defecting.
South Korea says North Korean soldiers fired at and injured a fellow soldier as he was defecting in a border village
South Korean military confirms North Korean soldier's defection to South
Seoul will double ASEAN support fund to $14 mln a year in 2019: Moon
KCNA: "We love peace more than anyone else but we will never pardon the provokers and aggressors going reckless to bring a war disturbing peace."
: "Russia and China, in particular, can help us with the North Korea problem."
@POTUS: “Anything’s a possibility. Strange things happen in life” to question if he could become friends with Kim Jong Un. “It would be very, very nice if it did.”
Vietnam President Tran says his country supports denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.
Very important to get along with Russia and China, says @POTUS.
: Why would Kim Jong-un insult me by calling me "old," when I would NEVER call him "short and fat?" Oh well, I try so hard to be his friend - and maybe someday that will happen!
: When will all the haters and fools out there realize that having a good relationship with Russia is a good thing, not a bad thing. There always playing politics - bad for our country. I want to solve North Korea, Syria, Ukraine, terrorism, and Russia can greatly help!
: Met with President Putin of Russia who was at APEC meetings. Good discussions on Syria. Hope for his help to solve, along with China the dangerous North Korea crisis. Progress being made.
KCNA: Trump's Asia trip is "nothing but a business trip by a warmonger to enrich the monopolies of the U.S. defense industry by milking the moneybags from its subordinate 'allies'."
2 month ago
Test of air raid sirens in Pyongyang, North Korea
South Korea, China agree to manage North Korea issue peacefully, in stable manner
Xi urges Abe to take more practical actions to improve ties with China
Xi urges South Korea to make responsible decision of THAAD that stands test of history
Abe tells Xi he wants deeper cooperation on North Korea
2 month ago
During his Asia trip, @POTUS "laid bare his true nature as destroyer of world peace and stability and begged for a nuclear war on the Korean peninsula,” says a #DPRK foreign ministry spokesman in a statement carried by KCNA.
KCNA: "Time is now gone forever when the U.S. used to threaten and blackmail us with nuclear weapons. The reckless remarks by a dotard like Trump can never frighten us or put a stop to our advance."
KCNA: "Untold are the pains the south Korean people are suffering under the U.S. occupation and domination. They have to experience all sorts of sufferings, with their sovereignty usurped and vital rights cruelly violated. This is their miserable fate."