2 week ago
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi holds talks with his ROK counterpart Kang Kyung-wha in Beijing
China says hopes South Korea continues to appropriately handle THAAD issue
Top diplomats of South Korea, China begin talks
North Korea calls US re-designation of country as terrorist sponsor as "serious provocation"
South Korea requests China step up crackdown on illegal fishing
North Korea defector regains consciousness, video shows getaway under fire
Koreas prosecution seeks arrest warrant for former presidential aide in bribery probe
KCNA: "Speakers noted that sewage, neither purified nor recycled, spread various diseases worldwide, thus affecting people's health…Then followed speeches on such subjects as 'History of World Toilet Day'."
KCNA: "A workshop was held at the Grand People's Study House on Wednesday to mark World Toilet Day."
2 week ago
Air China indefinitely suspends flights between Beijing and Pyongyang
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."
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."
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."
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."
KCNA: "Bourgeois morality is the most unpopular and reactionary one in human history."
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."
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.
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"
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
@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.
2 week ago
White House releases readout of hour-long call between President Trump and President Putin
"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
2 week ago
New U.S. Treasury designations on North Korea include impressive photos – captured by drone? satellite? – of ship-to-ship transfers taking place
US announces new sanctions on North Korean shipping firms, China trading companies, in push to isolate North Korea
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
U.S. slaps sanctions on Chinese individual, entities over North Korea
Putin - Trump phone call lasts about an hour, discussed Syria, Iran, North Korea and Ukraine
Kremlin aide tells Interfax agency Russian President Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump will discuss North Korea in talks via phone later
South Korean FM arrives in Beijing to fine-tune preparations for summit
South Korean PM stresses trust building, grassroots exchange with Vietnam
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."
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."
13 injured on Ilsan Bridge
Man, woman found dead in Busan studio apartment
South Korea's foreign minister asks for UNHCR efforts to help North Korea defectors
South Korea, U.S. agree to make public non-confidential info related to United States Forces Korea
China says hopes all parties can resolve North Korea issue peacefully after US puts North Korea back on list of state sponsors of terrorism
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."
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."
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."
3 week ago
South Korea and Japan say listing North Korea as terror sponsor will pressure Pyongyang to denuclearize