Russian envoy says U.N. should discuss easing North Korea sanctions: RIA
"There is no rush" contradicts @SecPompeo two months ago who told @HouseForeign: "The model that we've laid forth is a rapid denuclearization, total and complete, that won't be extended over time"
Russia is supplying the DPRK with up to 400 tons of oil products a month, according to a new report from @rianru.
Russia's envoy to North Korea says Russia-NK summit is on the agenda - RIA
: .Russia has agreed to help with North Korea, where relationships with us are very good and the process is moving along. There is no rush, the sanctions remain. Big benefits and exciting future for North Korea at end of process.
The German Caritas Association and other international charity bodies have recently visited North Korea to expand their humanitarian assistance projects in the North's poverty-stricken rural areas
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Pompeo to testify in Senate next week on Russia, North Korea
U.S. hopes for return of 50 Korean War dead from North Korea within two weeks
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5 killed, 1 injured in helicopter crash in Pohang
South Korea, DPRK completely restore military hotline in the western region, allowing the military authorities of the two sides to communicate by phone or fax, Seoul's defense ministry said Tuesday.
The broadening trade war between the United States and China may neither deal a fatal blow to the global trade regime nor save ailing industries in the U.S., well-known economist Chang Ha-joon predicted
Minimum hourly wage in South Korea rose 16 pct in January, the biggest jump in 17 years. But household income for the lowest 20 pct bracket fell 8 pct y/y in Q1, the sharpest drop since 2003
North Korea leader seems to use carrots-and-sticks approach to boost social unity
South Korea Air Force, Navy conduct large-scale maritime rescue drills
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un has given his whole mind to sufficiently supply the vegetables to the people by massively cultivating themLooking at the vast land of the sector in an airport, he said that if we build a vegetable greenhouse farm of one hundred hectares, it will be splendid."
KCNA: "The Supreme Leader referred to the fact that the plastering of the inside hotel has not yet been finished though six years passed since the completion of its frame project."
KCNA: "The respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un inspected the Yombunjin Hotel under construction. The construction of the Yombunjin Hotel began in July 2011 in hearty response to the teachings given by leader Kim Jong Il on several occasions."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un gave field guidance to the Raksan Offshore Salmon Farm and the Sokmak Atlantic Salmon Pedigree Farm the Supreme Leader said it is vary [sic] admirable that our scientists established a technique for preventing group death of salmon fries."
KCNA: "Worse still, the officials who are responsible for the national economy make their appearances in every inaugural ceremony of power stations though they never inspected the power stations and dams when they were under construction, he added."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un inspected the Orangchon Power Station under constructionPointing out that only 70 percent of the project has been done although it has been 17 years since the construction started, he acquainted himself with the reason of the delayed project."
KCNA: "If the camp draws criticism by the peoplethough it is holding a signboard indicating that it is a building visited by President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il, it will commit a sin of bringing to naught the exploits of the great leaders who built a holiday camp."
KCNA: "The respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un inspected the Onpho Holiday CampLooking round the bathroom of the camp, he pointed out its very bad condition, saying bathtubs for hot spring therapy are dirty, gloomy and unsanitary for their poor management."
KCNA: "He called for qualitative and meticulous sewing to produce quality bags so that they should not get unfastened or ripped though children and pupils handle them at random."
KCNA: "He said it is necessary to make the shoulder straps of bags with thicker sponge, noting that they should be made with twice thicker sponge than so that their users may not feel pain."
KCNA: "The Supreme Leader pointed out that the Provincial Party Committee is working in a perfunctory manner, disregarding an important policy to be prioritized by it and that its attitude towardthe Party policy is very wrong and the committee has no revolutionary spirit."