: "North Korea's nuclear weapons and missiles remain a pressing concern." (note use of "concern" as opposed to threat)
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Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun travels to NYC today for meetings with the United Nations Security Council and key Permanent Representatives.
KCNA: "As the saying goes 'Everyone's dunghill smells well to himself', Japan would be well advised to solve its own deteriorated human rights issue, to begin with, instead of making senseless human rights rhetoric."
"No update" on negotiations with the DPRK, replies @POTUS to reporter's question.
KCNA: "It is a tragedy that the felon Hwang Kyo An who should have been taken to his grave long ago is still crying out for a world change only to enrage all the peopleThe south Korean people will wipe out mercilessly Hwang Kyo An who is identical to Park Geun Hye."
U.S. welcomes U.N. report on North Korea sanctions
North Korea leader not mentioned among deputies newly elected to parliament
KCNA: "Kim Yong Namsent a message of sympathy to Sahlework Zewde, president of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, on Monday over the airliner crash in Ethiopia that claimed loss of many lives. The message expressed deep sympathy and condolences."
KCNA: "All the facts above clearly show to what extent of the sanctions influence came to the pass against the member state of the UN. This is to request the United Nations should review in all respects the 'sanctions resolutions' against the DPRK."
KCNA: "The 'sanctions resolutions' of the Security Council against the DPRK, that prohibit even the shipment of computers, are indeed the action against humanity to destroy modern civilization and turn the society back in a mediaeval dark age."
KCNA: "The tentacle of sanctions is blocking up even the normal activities of holding international meetings of the WHO which is mandated for people's life saving and health management, not only the humanitarian cooperation activitiesin the DPRK."
KCNA: "However, the UN Security Council Committee recently disapproved the shipment of the necessary IT-related equipments for the WHO Regional Committee Session into the DPRK, and thusthe DPRK could not host the Session of the Regional Committee as expected."
KCNA: "The letter reads: the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia held in India in September last year has unanimously decided to hold its Seventy-second session in the DPRK during September 2019."
KCNA: "Kim Song, ambassador and permanent representative of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to the United Nations, sent a letter to UN Secretary-General Antonio Manuel de Oliveira Gutterres on March 11."
All candidates in North Korea's parliamentary election won with 100% of the vote and turnout was 99.99%, according to state-run media
KCNA: "The Central Election Committee Tuesday releasedresults of the election ofthe 14th Supreme People's AssemblyAccording to the result of vote count, 99.99 percent of all the electorsattended the election and 100 percent of them cast their ballots for the candidates."
ROK detects signs of activity at additional DPRK nuclear facilities
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North Korea state TV showed leader Kim Jong-un arriving to vote in the election of deputies in North Korea's parliament.
North Korean vice FM leaves for Russia visit
South Korea keeps close tabs on North Korea missile activities: JCS
KCNA: "All the electors are participating as one in the election for the sake of the prosperity of the socialist country and development of the people's power with their great pride and honor of being members of the great Kim Il Sung's nation and Kim Jong Il's Korea."
KCNA: "Each approval ballot is an expression of the fixed will to further cement the people's powerThey should cast approval ballots with their loyalty to the party and the leader, absolute support to the DPRK government and the will to share their destiny with socialism."
KCNA: "Newspapers in the DPRKcarry editorials on the day of election of deputies to the 14th Supreme People's AssemblyThe election will strikingly manifest the fixed will of our people to firmly trust and uphold to the last Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un despite storm and stress"
KCNA: "He met with Hong So Hon, president of the universityHe received a vote from the chairman of the election committee at Sub-constituency No. 40 of Constituency No. 10 for the election of deputies to the SPA and cast it for Hong So Hon, a candidate for a deputy to the SPA."
KCNA: " At 11:00 a.m.Kim Jong Un arrived at the polling station set up in Kim Chaek University of TechnologyThe teaching staff and studentsenthusiastically welcomed him, offering the highest glory and warmest greetingshewaving back to the voters in acknowledgement."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and supreme commander of the Korean People's Army, took part in the election of deputies to the 14th Supreme People's Assembly."
KCNA: "Those listed as famous restaurant dishes includeostrich steak and soup of chopped ostrich and spices, chicken wheat vermicelli, seasoned and steamed mandarinand cold noodle."
KCNA: "The Central Committee of the Korean Association of Cooks registered 20-odd dishesas famous regional or restaurant dishes. Among those listedare potato starch noodle and scalded octopus slices dressed with marinadeand pickled hairy crab and trepang."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unsent a message of greeting to Bashar Al-Assad, president of the Syrian Arab Republic, on Saturday. The message extended warm congratulations to the president and, through him, to the Syrian people on the March 8 Revolution Day in Syria."
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New March 8th satellite imagery from North Korea Sohae Satelite Launch facility.