North Korea
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  • N. Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un lauded “sincere” efforts by the South after the return of its Winter Olympics delegation and gave instructions to liven up “the warm climate of reconciliation and dialogue.”

    Kim Yo Jong, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s sister invited S. Korean president to Pyongyang.
    LAST UPDATE : Feb 13, 2018, 6:19 AM EST
  • Kim Yo-jong might be bringing a message from N. Korean leader.

    In a sign that shows N. Korean leader’s seriousness over mending ties with Seoul, his sister and senior Worker’s Party functionary, Kim Yo-jong, will attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games in the South.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 07, 2018, 6:30 AM EST
  • U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned military action against N. Korea.

    At a U.S.-hosted meeting in Vancouver on Tuesday, twenty nations agreed on considering fresh sanctions against N. Korea even as China dismissed the summit for its "cold war mentality." 

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 17, 2018, 6:23 AM EST
  • (Source: Korean Unification Ministry/AP)

    N. Korea has agreed it will send a delegation of athletes and supporters to the Winter Olympic Games in the South, a historic breakthrough that came as the two arch-rivals held the first talks in two years on Tuesday.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 09, 2018, 6:46 AM EST
  • Some analysts view N. Korea's conciliatory tone as an attempt to drive wedge between Seoul and Washington.

    While a long and tense stand-off between the two Koreas showed some signs of easing over the last week, U.S. President Donald Trump bragged about his “bigger nuclear button.” 

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 03, 2018, 7:15 AM EST
  • In a marked shift, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un struck conciliatory tone for the South.

    Adhering to his customary sabre-rattling, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un warned the U.S. that a nuclear button is always on his desk even as he expressed his willingness for a dialogue with S. Korea. 

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 01, 2018, 6:28 AM EST
  • N. Korean leader Kim Jong-un used Trump’s acerbic remarks as an excuse to justify his weapons expansion programs.

    In an unprecedented personal address, North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un called U.S. President Donald Trump a “mentally deranged dotard,” further heating up the war of words sparked hours back by Trump’s U.N. speech.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 22, 2017, 4:34 AM EDT