: .Time will tell what will happen with North Korea, but at the end of the previous administration, relationship was horrendous and very bad things were about to happen. a whole different story. I look forward to seeing Kim Jong Un shortly. Progress being made-big difference.
Trump talks about a "serious opportunity" for North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons
: ..Fighting continues but the people of Afghanistan want peace in this never ending war. We will soon see if talks will be successful North Korea relationship is best it has ever been with U.S. No testing, getting remains, hostages returned. Decent chance of Denuclearization.
KCNA: "Japan's moves are Don-Quixotic wild act going against the present trend of the timesJapan's unbecoming acts of going against the trend of the times will only plunge Japan deeper into abyss."
KCNA: "It is something deplorable that the resourceful and powerful Korean nation which created Taedonggang culture, one of the world's five civilizations, and became the origin of human culture, has suffered from more than 70 years of tragic divisionat the hands of outsiders."
KCNA: "It is thanks to the firm will of the top leaders in the north and the souththat signal and eventful achievements unimaginable in the past scores of years have been made in just one year."
Russia has made a secret offer to North Korea for a nuclear power plant, inserting itself into the high-states nuclear talks between Washington and Pyongyang.
North Korea, Syria, Russia and ISIS have all used chemical weapons over the last two years, according to DNI Coats.
DNI Coats: China, Russian, North Korea and Iran are advancing their cyber capabilities, which are relatively low cost and growing in potency and severity. This include threatening both minds and machines in any expanding number of ways.
The U.S. intelligence community assesses North Korea "is unlikely to completely give up its nuclear capabilities," says DNI Coats.
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A @planetlabs image captured this morning over Vladivostok in far eastern Russia. The Amur Bay is fairly frozen, but the port facing Ussuri Bay is still able to move petroleum products. This morning, a US-sanctioned North Korean tanker popped up. AIS was offline for a year.
North Korea seeking €43 million in foreign investment for electricity sector
Ex-President Lee seeks bail on grounds of health, change of bench
Kim Jong Un's visit to Russia still on agenda - Morgulov
Trump-Kim summit expected to catalyze Korea peace efforts: vice minister
South Korean defense chief meets U.S. Ambassador Harris
UNSC grants sanctions exemption for inter-Korean excavation of DMZ war remains: source
KCNA: "What is the most important in upholding the principle of our state first is to resolutely defend and glorify President Kim Il Sung's and Chairman Kim Jong Il's ideaAll the issues arising in the state buildingshould be settled the way Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il did."
: .back home where they belong, no more Rockets or M's being fired over Japan or anywhere else and, most importantly, no Nuclear Testing. This is more than has ever been accomplished with North Korea, and the Fake News knows it. I expect another good meeting soon, much potential.
: The Fake News Media loves saying "so little happened at my first summit with Kim Jong Un." Wrong. After 40 years of doing nothing with North Korea but being taken to the cleaners, and with a major war ready to start, in a short 15 months, relationships built, hostages and remains..
WH confirms Pres Trump has responded to letter he received last week from NK's Kim Jong Un. That letter was hand delivered last week by NK Vice Chair Kim Yong. No word on letter contents or size of the envelope. Pres planning for 2nd summit with Kim at end of February.
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un said that we will believe in the positive way of thinking of President Trump, wait with patience and in good faith and, together with the U.S., advance step by step toward the goal to be reached by the two countries of the DPRK and the U.S."
KCNA: "He spoke highly of President Trump for expressing his unusual determination and will for the settlement of the issue with a great interest in the second DPRK-U.S. summit."
KCNA: "He was presented by Kim Yong Chol a personal letter sent to him by President of the United States of America Donald Trump. Upon receiving the good personal letter sent by President Trump, the Supreme Leader expressed great satisfaction."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un met the members of the delegation led by Kim Yong Choland listened to the results of the visitduring which the delegation visited the White House, met the U.S. president and discussed the issue for the second DPRK-U.S. summit."
Japanese plane conducts flight close to south Korean warship: Yonhap
North Korea's envoy replaced ahead of 2nd Trump-Kim summit: source
KCNA: "Choe Ryong Haeinspected the Hadang Chicken Farm and the Poultry Engineering Institute under the Academy of Agricultural ScienceChoe Ryong Hae underlined the need to add glory to the honor of the farm as a unit associated with leadership exploits of the great leaders."
KCNA: "Capitalism is not so civilized and eternal one just as the Western politicians and their advocators tout. The downfall of capitalism is inevitable as it has an incurable illness."
KCNA: "In the capitalist societycorrupt bourgeois life style is rampant so as to benumb sound spirit of people and lead them to ignorance and darkness. People are seized withhorror in the capitalist society because way of life based on the jungle law becomes a social trend."