Tag Archives: North Korea

  • Xi Jinping encouraged Kim Jong-Un to resume talks with US: Report

    Chinese President Xi Jinping may have had a role in encouraging North Korea's Kim Jong-Un to resume talks with US President Donald Trump, according to a pro-Pyongyang newspaper in Japan. ...

  • Seventy countries urge North Korea to scrap nuclear weapons

    Seventy countries urged North Korea on Friday to scrap its nuclear weapons, ballistic missiles and related programmes, decrying the "undiminished threat" posed to world peace. ...

  • Kim, Putin vow to seek closer ties at first talks

    Russia's Vladimir Putin and North Korea's Kim Jong Un met face-to-face for the first time on Thursday, vowing to seek closer ties as they look to counter US influence. ...

  • Kremlin says Kim Jong Un will visit Russia this month

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia later this month, the Kremlin said Thursday, in a meeting that offers President Vladimir Putin an opportunity to emerge as a broker. ...

  • Trump, Kim end summit abruptly but say dialogue still alive

    The United States and North Korea on Friday put forward starkly different accounts over the breakdown of a high-stakes summit in Hanoi but offered guarded hope that they could meet again. ...

  • North Korea warns US sceptics as Kim heads for summit with Trump

    North Korea warned President Donald Trump on Sunday not to listen to US critics who were disrupting efforts to improve ties, as its leader, Kim Jong Un, made his way across China by train. ...

  • Historic Trump-Kim summit ends with promise, light on substance

    US President Donald Trump said North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un pledged at a historic summit to move toward complete denuclearisation, while the United States promised security guarantees. ...

  • Trump, Kim share historic handshake

    The pair -- Kim in his thirties and consolidating his dictatorship, Trump in his seventies and struggling to bend Washington to his impetuous will -- are unlikely protagonists. ...

  • US officials prepare to thwart Chinese spying at Singapore summit

    US officials say they are preparing to counter the Chinese spies they expect to be all over Singapore next week on Donald Trump's upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. ...

  • Trump cancels summit with Kim, warns NKorea against ‘foolish acts’

    US President Donald Trump on Thursday called off his planned June summit with Kim Jong Un, blaming "tremendous anger" and "hostility" from the North Korean regime. ...