1 month ago
US Special Representative Biegun and his DPRK counterpart have "agreed to meet again in advance of President Trump and Chairman Kim's second summit," reports @StateDept.
KCNA: "The message expressed firm belief that Kim Jong Un would wisely lead the DPRK to greater progress and prosperity by creditably carrying forward the line of Kim Jong Il."
KCNA: "Such double-dealing can never be pardoned as they are smiling a 'reconciliation smile' before the DPRK but at the same time sharpening the sword of confrontation to prevent the peace from being ensured in the Korean peninsula and the region."
KCNA: "Their reckless military act after the north-south agreement to end the fratricidal war incites our vigilance and causes serious concern among the public at home and abroad, and it adversely affects the development of the present situation."
KCNA: "The acts make the DPRK doubt the attitude of the south Korean military to value thepresent situationThe military forces are describing their measures as an 'act to lay a foundation for the increased self-defense capabilities', but it is nothing but double-dealing."
KCNA: "However, while trying to give a good impression that they are interested in the military detente, the south Korean military is seeking to spend r military spendingThey are even planning to purchase many F-35A, Global Hawk, SM-3 and other foreign military hardware."
KCNA: "The military, which turned the whole of south Korea into the largest ammunition dump in the Far East under the pretext of non-existent 'threat from the north', should have reducedthe lethal hardware against the fellow countrymen in the north in the present situation."
KCNA: "The south Korean military authorities are planning to spend more than 250 billion U.S. dollars for military spendingIt constitutes an extremely dangerous act to swim against the desire of all the fellow countrymen, and an undisguised provocation against the DPRK."
North Korea Increases Crackdown on Mobile Phone Use Along Chinese Border
KCNA: "The south Korean military has already made public a plan to deploy Stealth F-35As for an actual war and introduce all kinds of foreign-made arms. Rodong Sinmun Wednesday says that the moves of the south Korean military are undisguised provocation against the DPRK."
Trump will meet North Korea leader Kim in Vietnam on Feb 27-28
1 month ago
At least four V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft landed at Danang Airport on February 5 as the coastal city of Vietnam was preparing to host second Trump - Kim summit
KCNA: "The south Korean conservative forces are keen on sycophancy and treachery and confrontation with the fellow countrymen, while touting strengthened 'alliance' with the U.S., clean indifferent to how the times have changed. They are, indeed, senseless guys."
KCNA: "Now that the situation on the Korean Peninsula has converted into detente and peace, the increase on 'defence cost sharing' can never be allowed as it means an increase of 'aggression cost' and 'war cost' calling for confrontation and war."
KCNA: "The conservative forces call for offering amount of fund collected from people as taxes to outsiders while shunning exchanges and cooperation with fellow countrymen as 'drain on resources'. They are indeed mad on sycophancy and treachery."
U.S., South Korea agree 'in principle' on sharing troop cost: State Department
KCNA: "Working people, students and service personnel across the country also paid tribute to the statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il and their smiling portraits in their residential areas."
KCNA: "Floral baskets and bunches of flowers were laid at the statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il at Kim Il Sung University, the Mansudae Art Studio, the Ministry of the People's Armed Forces, the Ministry of People's Security, etc. here."
KCNA: "Working people, youth, students and service personnel throughout the country placed floral baskets before the statues of President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il on Lunar New Year's Day, Juche 108 (2019)The visitors made a bow to the statues."
KCNA: "Unjong Teahouse serving Kangryong green tea and black tea and fruit punch is also crowded with people. Fruit punch is a traditional drink of the Korean nation. Restaurants in Changgwangwere built in August Juche 74 (1985) under the warm affection of Chairman Kim Jong Il"
KCNA: "Changgwangsan Noodle House, Roast Chicken Restaurant, Rice-cake Soup Restaurant and other restaurants serve various national foods like Pyongyang cold noodle, mung-bean pancake, Pyongyang Onban (cooked rice served in chicken soup), rice-cake soup."
KCNA: "Greeting the Lunar New Year's Day, Juche 108 (2019), public catering establishments in Pyongyang are crowded with peopleTwenty-odd restaurants in Changgwang Street serve hundreds of kinds of national foods."
KCNA: "The Central Committee of the DPRK Red Cross Society expressed thanks to the Japanese authorities through a relevant channel for having offered humanitarian assistance several times so that the DPRK crewmen who had been distressed in recent years returned home in safety."
KCNA: "It is our firm stand that Venezuelan issues should be resolved in a peaceful way in accordance with the independent will and decision of the government and people of Venezuela. Peoples of the whole worldwill ever stand by the government and people of Venezuela."
KCNA: "Any attempt by outside forces to remove a president legitimately elected according to the constitution of a sovereign state is an undisguised interference in internal affairs and a wanton violation of international law."
KCNA: "An abnormal situation developed in Venezuela where the speaker of the parliament declared null and void the result of the presidential electionand claimed himself as provisional presidentThe situation in Venezuela is developing into a complicated international issue."
KCNA: "He reminds people of a rooster flapping its wings towards a perch called power. Just like Park Geun Hyelamented over her lotthe day will soon come when he will say that he set foot in the political arena only to be disgraced, forsaken by the party and the public."
KCNA: "He is merely a shadow of Park Geun Hye as he has neither his own face nor his own voice. He is a jackstraw as he is not worth a farthing and what is left to him is rags of a cabinet minister and prime minister appointed by Park Geun Hye."
KCNA: "Rodong Sinmun in a commentary on Sunday denounces Hwang Kyo An, a philistine who watched with his heart in his mouth the angry candlelight demonstrators, for having plunged into south Korean political arena in a bid to take power."
1 month ago
North Korean TV reveals Kim Jong-un personally rehearsed the orchestra and chorus before it travelled to China to perform for Xi Jinping.