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New satellite images reveal North Korea is moving ahead with its ballistic missile program at 16 hidden bases: while offered to dismantle a major launching site it continuing to make improvements at others - @nytimes
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Three Korean warships from the Republic of Korea Navy are in RussiaRussia. Destroyer 'Dae Jo Yeong'and landing ships ' Cheon Wang Bong' and 'Chul Bong' pulled into Vladivostok on Monday for a goodwill visit hosted by Russian Navy.
KCNA: "Nations haveequal rights as members of the international community on an equal footing. There are big and small countries, but there can not be ones, high and low. There are developed countries and less developed countries, but there can not be ruling and ruled ones."
KCNA: "Makkoli is known as a refreshing beverage suited to Koreans' taste from olden times. It had been used as one of drinks for guests in folk holidays and household events including wedding ceremony."
KCNA: "The Democratic People's Republic of Korea succeeded in putting the production of makkoli, one of the nation's traditional beverages, on an industrial basis to provide a material and technical foundation for mass-producing it."
North Korea, South Korea complete disarming of 22 guard posts
KCNA: "Lipsticks of various colors, foundation, eye shadow and other cosmetics are well received not only by artistes but also ordinary women in forties and fifties. Besides, new treatment cosmetics efficacious for freckles are popular among men and women."
KCNA: "Goods newly developed by the Pyongyang Cosmetics Factory in the DPRK are gaining popularity. Demand for hair gel, fruit-flavor aerosol perfume and anti-wrinkle cream is on the increase. Toilet sets and bags are popular among maidens and women in thirties."
Ongoing U.S. joint military exercises with South Korea and the fact that Pyongyang had been hoping for earlier sanctions relief, both prompted the North Korean delegation to decide to skip the planned meeting with Pompeo.., two diplomatic sources told CBS News' Pamela Falk
Last night, @POTUS spoke with @AbeShinzo who congratulated him "on his hard-fought, mid-term elections victories," says @PressSec. They discussed "the importance of maintaining pressure" until the DPRK denuclearizes, she adds.
KCNA: "The international community urges Japan, the hideous abduction state, to assume the responsibility for its unethical crimes and liquidate the past crimes at an early date."
KCNA: "Why is the Abe group persistently talking about the settlement of the abduction issue Lurking behind this is its absurd calculation to defame the external prestige of the Democratic People's Republic of Koreaand to avoid its reparation for the past crimes."
KCNA: "A rabbit show and workshoptook placeOn display there were rabbits of good breed, curative and preventive medicinesThe workshop introduced the experience gained in the work to lay the material foundation for rabbit-raising and veterinary and anti-epizootic work."
President Trump says he will meet North Korea's Kim Jong Un 'early next year'
Pompeo's meeting with North Korean counterpart called off at last minute
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KCNA: "Kim Jong Un and his wife waited for Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez and his wife to see them off at the airportAfter MiguelDiaz-Caneland his wife got off a car, the Supreme Leader and his wife exchanged greetings and their inmost feelings, holding hands together."
KCNA: "The atmosphere of the performance reached its climax with the chapter of DPRK-Cuba friendship reflecting the will of the peoples of the two countries to add eternal brilliance to the traditions of the fraternal and militant friendship and solidarity."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unsaw the grand gymnastics and artistic performance 'The Glorious Country' together with Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez, president of the Council of State and president of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cuba, on Monday evening."
Despite widespread expectations that Iraq would be exempt from new Iran sanctions, it was not on Pompeo's list of 8 exceptions just announced - China, India, Italy, Greece, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and Turkey
Cuba president meets North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un made a speech in welcome of the visit to the DPRK by Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez, president of the Council of Stateof the Republic of Cubasaying that the two countries are in the same trench in the struggle for defending sovereignty."
KCNA: "Expressing the belief that the friendly relations between the two countries would grow stronger, the message sincerely wished the Brazilian president-elect success in his responsible work."
KCNA: "Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK, sent a congratulatory message to Jair Messias Bolsonaro, president-elect of Brazil, on Nov. 2."
KCNA: "The Korean Association for Human Rights Studies has requested the competent authorities to find out those responsible and their followers involved in drafting and publishing the 'Report' and take legal actions against them in accordance with the relevant DPRK law."
KCNA: "The so-called 'human rights' campaign made by the hostile forces spreadingfalse materials constitutes a grave violation of the sovereignty of the DPRK and an unbearable insult to the Korean women who are enjoying the socialist civilization to their hearts' content."
KCNA: "The Korean Association for Human Rights Studies categorically rejects and resolutely condemns the anti-DPRK 'human rights' racket by the hostile forces as a serious political provocation against our country andthe sacred dignity of the Korean women."
KCNA: "These abnormal and inflammatory words and deeds are shocking not only our people but also the world, as these are created when the climate of reconciliation and cooperation is prevailing on the Korean peninsula."
KCNA: "The 'Report' issued by such a hypocritical human rights institution as the 'Human Rights Watch', is nothing but the most despicable false document on earth; and therefore, we don't feel any need to make even a word on it."
KCNA: "On November 1 this year, the 'Human Rights Watch', a so-called human rights watchdog headquartered in the United States, has made public a totally preposterous 'Report' to the effect that sexual violence against women is widespread in the DPRK."