US announces new sanctions on North Korean shipping firms, China trading companies, in push to isolate North Korea

Map. History of Koreas conflict

12 December 2017
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KCNA: "In capitalist society lots of people turn into the political illiterate, corrupt beings and criminals indifferent to society and collective…The moral corruption getting worse due to the imperialists has no cure. This is an incurable disease of capitalist society."
2 week ago
KCNA: "All fields of cultural life including education, literature and arts and sports have been commercialized, seriously hindering the proper ideological and mental development of the popular masses under capitalism."
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KCNA: "It is the capitalist society where only lie, deception, swindling, cruelty and misanthropy prevail, and conscience, obligation, warm loving care, unity and cooperation are so crudely violated there that even an iota of them can never be found."
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KCNA: "In capitalist society where people from all walks of life have opposing interests and where the desire and interests of capitalist class and monopolistic conglomerates only are justified, there can never be noble and genuine morality of human beings."
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KCNA: "Bourgeois morality is the most unpopular and reactionary one in human history."
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KCNA: "Genuine morality can be found only in socialist society where there is neither exploitation nor oppression and everything serves the popular masses and in which comradely love, unity and cooperation have become the mainstay of social relations."
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North Korean soldiers violated Armistice Agreement with South Korea twice last week in pursuit of defecting soldier, United Nations Command says. First by firing shots across the Military Demarcation Line, and then by crossing MDL. 40+ bullets fired, 5 hit, defector survived.
Footage of the North Korean soldier making his escape through the DMZ, first in a jeep and then on foot. Can clearly see North Koreans running to shoot their 2 week ago
Footage of the North Korean soldier making his escape through the DMZ, first in a jeep and then on foot. Can clearly see North Koreans running to shoot their "comrade"
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U.S. man who was freed from North Korea with the help of former President Jimmy Carter has died after he was found on fire in a field in San Diego; believed to be a suicide or accident - police
2 week ago
@POTUS: “We’re talking about North Korea. We had a call that lasted almost and hour and half.” He added also spoke with Putin about Ukraine.
White House releases readout of hour-long call between President Trump and President Putin2 week ago
White House releases readout of hour-long call between President Trump and President Putin
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"As North Korea continues to threaten international peace and security, we are steadfast in our determination to maximize economic pressure to isolate it from outside sources of trade and revenue while exposing its evasive tactics." - @USTreasury Secretary Mnuchin
New U.S. Treasury designations on North Korea include impressive photos – captured by drone? satellite? – of ship-to-ship transfers taking place2 week ago
New U.S. Treasury designations on North Korea include impressive photos – captured by drone? satellite? – of ship-to-ship transfers taking place
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US announces new sanctions on North Korean shipping firms, China trading companies, in push to isolate North Korea
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Russian statement says Trump and Putin discussed ways to preserve the sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity of Syria in pursuit of a political settlement. Leaders also discussed North Korea, Ukraine and Afghanistan
2 week ago
U.S. slaps sanctions on Chinese individual, entities over North Korea
2 week ago
Putin - Trump phone call lasts about an hour, discussed Syria, Iran, North Korea and Ukraine
3 week ago
Kremlin aide tells Interfax agency Russian President Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump will discuss North Korea in talks via phone later
3 week ago
South Korean FM arrives in Beijing to fine-tune preparations for summit
3 week ago
South Korean PM stresses trust building, grassroots exchange with Vietnam
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KCNA: "The south Korean authorities is nicknamed as 'poodle' of Trump as it yields to the U.S. and creeps around the U.S. legs."
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KCNA: "Trump is letting out such lunatic outbursts as 'total destruction of north', 'annihilation', 'calm before storm', thereby maximizing the stand-off with the DPRK. An aim lurking behind this is to make munitions monopolies rake up profits and make a bundle of money."
3 week ago
13 injured on Ilsan Bridge
3 week ago
Man, woman found dead in Busan studio apartment
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South Korea's foreign minister asks for UNHCR efforts to help North Korea defectors
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South Korea, U.S. agree to make public non-confidential info related to United States Forces Korea
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China says hopes all parties can resolve North Korea issue peacefully after US puts North Korea back on list of state sponsors of terrorism
3 week ago
KCNA: "The army and people of the DPRK regard the dignity of their supreme leadership dearer than their own lives, and they show no mercy to anyone attempting to hurt it in the least."
3 week ago
KCNA: "Trump is a heinous criminal who should be sternly punished at the DPRK's court and at the court of justice and human conscience."
3 week ago
KCNA: "The hideous crimes committed by the lunatic president of the U.S. are a blatant challenge to the dignity of the supreme leadership of the DPRK, a wanton violation of its sovereignty and a vicious insult to the genuine life of the Korean people."
South Korea and Japan say listing North Korea as terror sponsor will pressure Pyongyang to denuclearize3 week ago
South Korea and Japan say listing North Korea as terror sponsor will pressure Pyongyang to denuclearize
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Xi Jinping's special envoy returns from Pyongyang—but maybe without a meeting with Kim Jong Un.
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KCNA: "He noted that the handsome and attractive five ton-trucks of our style…proved that the hostile forces' desperate efforts to block the advance of the DPRK make the indomitable spirit of the Korean workers stronger."
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KCNA: "He personally drove a truck to learn in detail about its performance and technical specifications."
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KCNA: "Watching with a bright smile on his face trucks standing in rows full in the broad park, he said they were trucks of Juche Korea manufactured by our workers…and he was encouraged and satisfied to see the trucks, extending militant greetings to the workers of the complex."
3 week ago
KCNA: "Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un gave field guidance to the Sungri Motor Complex which successfully carried out the task for…displaying the revolutionary spirit of self-reliance."
3 week ago
"The priority of the administration is to protect Americans." — @PressSec on @POTUS designating North Korea a state sponsor of terror
Tillerson: 3 week ago
Tillerson: "North Koreans have demonstrated in the past they have an enormous capacity to withstand a lot. They'll make their people pay."
Tillerson: “We still hope for diplomacy” with North Korea3 week ago
Tillerson: “We still hope for diplomacy” with North Korea
Sec. Tillerson says assassination of Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother in Malaysia 3 week ago
Sec. Tillerson says assassination of Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother in Malaysia "was a significant event that caused us to really begin to look carefully" at what else North Korea might have been doing.
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“People of North Korea already live under enormously difficult conditions.” - Tilllerson
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US not running out of diplomatic options in regards to DPRK, according to Tilllerson.
Tillerson agrees the designation of NK as state sponsor of terrorism is 3 week ago
Tillerson agrees the designation of NK as state sponsor of terrorism is "very symbolic" but underscores NK as a "rogue" and "brutal" government. Says it makes a strong statement but that the "practical effects may be limited."
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“They’ll make their people pay.” - Tillerson on NK
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Indications that fuel supplies in DPRK “are quite tight.” - Tillerson
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DPRK puts little value on human life, says Tillerson.
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More DPRK entitles to be sanctioned by @USTreasury tomorrow, confirms Tillerson.
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China has assured the US that it’s observing all sanctions on DPRK, according to Tillerson.
Sec. Tillerson on lack of missile tests by Kim Jong Un and North Korea. 3 week ago
Sec. Tillerson on lack of missile tests by Kim Jong Un and North Korea. "We're hopeful that he continues this quiet period."
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“This willl close a few additional loopholes off.” - Tillerson
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"We still hope for diplomacy," Sec. Tillerson says of North Korea after President Trump's re-designation of nation as state sponsor of terror.
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“It is having a significant effect on North Korea.” - Tillerson
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“This is a process that started actually several months ago.” -Tillerson on NK
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Tillerson says use of chemical weapons was factor in designating North Korea as state sponsor of terrorism
Tillerson acknowledges that North Korea had previously been designated a State Sponsor of Terrorism in 1998, but that was lifted in 2008 as as part of effort to negotiate an end to its nuclear program. “That obviously failed,3 week ago
Tillerson acknowledges that North Korea had previously been designated a State Sponsor of Terrorism in 1998, but that was lifted in 2008 as as part of effort to negotiate an end to its nuclear program. “That obviously failed," he conceded."
“Peaceful pressure campaign” on DPRK as Tillerson calls it, is same as what @POTUS calls “maximum pressure campaign.”3 week ago
“Peaceful pressure campaign” on DPRK as Tillerson calls it, is same as what @POTUS calls “maximum pressure campaign.”