UK Foreign Office has described the announcement North Korea is to suspend nuclear and long-range missile tests as "a positive step"
EU foreign affairs chief and Vice-President of the EU Commission Federica Mogherini has welcomed the announcement North Korea is to suspend its nuclear and long-range missile tests and says it must lead to denuclearisation
EU welcomes North Korean move on nuclear tests, urges denuclearization
EU says North Korea announcement on halting nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches a 'positive step'
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says he will halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches in an announcement welcomed by President Trump and Pyongyang's chief ally China
China welcomes North Korea's decision to halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches, with Pyongyang's chief ally saying the move would help promote denuclearisation in the flashpoint region
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China welcomes North Korean decision to suspend nuclear and missile tests.
North Korea says will stop nuclear tests, scrap test site
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says he will halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches in an announcement welcomed by US President Trump and South Korea, but not Japan which says it is not satisfied
: A message from Kim Jong Un: "North Korea will stop nuclear tests and launches of intercontinental ballistic missiles." Also will "Shut down a nuclear test site in the country's Northern Side to prove the vow to suspend nuclear tests." Progress being made for all.
Japan is not satisfied with North Korea's pledge to halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches, its defence minister says, warning Tokyo will continue to put maximum pressure on Pyongyang
South Korea welcomes the decision by the North's leader Kim Jong Un to cease its testing of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles, saying the decision is "meaningful progress for the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula"
KCNA: "Our goal is to activate the overall national economy and put it on an upward spiral track and thus establish independent and modern socialist economy, knowledge-based economy, in the period of carrying out the five-year strategy for the national economic development."
KCNA: "Stressing that themain principle of the new revolutionary line of the Party is self-reliance, he underscored the need to maintain indomitable perseverance in the spirit of self-reliance as ever and open up the avenue for prosperity and bring earlier the rosy future."
KCNA: "We will create international environment favorable for the socialist economic construction and facilitate close contact and active dialogue with neighboring countries and the international community in order to defend peace and stability on the Korean peninsula."
KCNA: "We will discontinue nuclear test and inter-continental ballistic rocket test-fire from April 21, Juche 107 (2018). The northern nuclear test ground of the DPRK will be dismantled to transparently guarantee the discontinuance of the nuclear test."
KCNA: Kim: "No nuclear test and intermediate-range and inter-continental ballistic rocket test-fire are necessary for the DPRK now, given that the work for mounting nuclear warheads on ballistic rockets was finishedthe development of delivery and strike means was also made."
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KCNA: "The message said that his electionwas a manifestation of the firm will of the party and government of Cuba to defend the valuable gains of the revolution, which the Cuban revolutionaries of the first generation gained, and toadvance along the road of socialism."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unsent a congratulatory message to Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez, president of the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba, Friday. In the message Kim Jong Un sentwarmest congratulations to Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez upon his election as president."
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KCNA: "Seen in the stamp is a photo of Comrade Kim Jong Un having a significant meeting with Comrade Xi Jinping during his first visit to China against the flags of the DPRK and China for a background."
KCNA: "The State Stamp Bureau of the DPRK issued a new stamp (one sheetlet) in commemoration of the respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un's unofficial visit to China."
KCNA: "The Syrian president, in the message, wished Kim Jong Un happiness and the friendly Korean people led by him greater happiness and wellbeing, expressing once again gratitude to him."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unreceived a reply message from Bashar Al-Assad, president of the Syrian Arab Republic, on Wednesday. The message expressed gratitude to Kim Jong Un for sending warm congratulations on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary of the independence of Syria."
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.