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North Korea enters 2018 with crowds, fireworks and a song about Kim Jong Un. KCTV rarely broadcasts live or past midnight, but new year is an exception.
3 week ago
U.S Amb. to UN Nikki Haley:"Our hopes and prayers are with the millions of people suffering from repressive govts in North Korea,Venezuela,Cuba and esp in Iran, where the Iranian people are finding their voice.The Iranian govt is being tested by its own people.We pray freedom and human rights will carry the day."
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Former Joint Chiefs chair Adm. Mike Mullen to @MarthaRaddatz: "We're actually closer, in my view, to a nuclear war with North Korea and in that region than we've ever been."
South Korea seizes Panama-flagged oil tanker KOTI on suspicion of transferring oil products to North Korea
KCNA: "It would be well advised to cool its head heated with fever of invasion and think twice about why there has never been a war among nuclear powers until now and what happens if such war breaks out."
KCNA: "Unaware of the fact that its rival has turned into a strategic state capable of posing substantial nuclear threat to the U.S., the Trump group attempts to apply military force to it."
KCNA: "It wished Kim Jong Un good health and success in his work and the Korean people happiness and prosperity, hoping that the new year would be a year full of blessings and happiness."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, on Dec. 26 received a message of greeting from Hassan Rouhani, president of the Islamic Republic of Iran."
North Korea promises more tests in 2018 unless the US makes a U-turn
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un as the iron-willed commander who developed the Koreanarmed forces into the invincible armyis the heaven-sent brilliant commander, who is leading the standoff with the U.S.-led imperialists to the final victory with his distinguished military wisdom."
KCNA: "From the beginning of the year the world fell in the mire of mayhem. The U.S. has been engrossed in aggression and interferenceUnder the grim situation only socialist Korea has dynamically advanced along the road chosen by itself without the slightest deviation."
KCNA: "The DPRK, as a responsible nuclear weapons state, will lead the trend of history to the only road of independence and justice, weathering all tempests on this planet."
KCNA: "The DPRK, an undeniable new strategic state and nuclear power of Juche, declares: Do not expect any change in its policy. Its entity as an invincible power can neither be undermined nor be stamped out."
KCNA: "At the end of the performance, the audience broke into thunderous cheers of 'hurrah!' in token of their reverence for the Supreme Leader."
KCNA: "A congratulatory performance of the State Merited Chorus and the Moranbong Band was given here on FridayRespected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un enjoyed the performance together with the participants in the conference."
Russian tankers fueled North Korea via transfers at sea - Reuters sources
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This map shows the last known whereabouts of the North Korea DPRK 20 vessels (3 tankers, 13 general cargo, 1 reefer, 1 drilling and 2 fishing vessels currently under sanctions by the @USTreasury . Tankers have gone offline a good while back. Nampo is their key port
KCNA: "The State Stamp Bureau of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea issued new stampsto commemorate the successful test-fire of new-type ICBM Hwasong-15. Seen in the centre of a sheetis a photo of respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un guiding the test-fire on the spot."
KCNA: "The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is pushingthe mushroom production on a scientific and industrial basisto turn the country into a huge producer of mushroom New species of mushroom have been bred and the wastes of mushroom production recycled."
Crew of ship seized by South Korea said oil transfer to North Korea was ordered by a company in Taiwan; ship will be held for at least 6 months - Yonhap
KCNA: "The DPRK is a full-fledged nuclear power of Juche and a world-level military power. It is no longer a weak country which has to exist tamely, subject to the sanctions and pressure by the U.S."
KCNA: "The Moscow Group for the Study of the Juche Idea of Russia released a statementover'sanctions resolution' 2397, taking issue with the DPRK over itsICBM Hwasong-15. The statement said: We fully support the Korean people's just struggle."
Hong Kong-flagged oil tanker Lighthouse Winmore transferred refined petroleum products to a North Korean ship in international waters in late October, South Korea says
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KCNA: "The missions of UNDP, UNICEF, United Nations Population Fund, FAO, WFP and WHO here visited the statues of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il. They paid tribute to the great leaders after presenting floral baskets before their statues."
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Bitcoin investors are so outraged by South Korean government's crackdown they are holding a rally in downtown Seoul on Saturday
North Korean Nuclear Scientist Commits Suicide on Forced Return From China
US has increased munitions stores in Guam, previously surged carrriers, strike aircraft etc. And RoK armed forces constitute an invasion force in being. But no indications of any Desert Storm-style US buildup.
: Caught RED HANDED - very disappointed that China is allowing oil to go into North Korea. There will never be a friendly solution to the North Korea problem if this continues to happen!
Bitcoin falls on S.Korea curbs on digital currency trade