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U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shake hands before their one-on-one
Kim Jong Un's sister: US summit unlikely but 'surprise may still happen'

Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korea's leader, came a day after the US point man for North Korea, Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun, wrapped up a three-day visit to Seoul.

By REUTERS
10/07/2020
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone sep
North Korea says no need to sit down with US for talks

"We do not feel any need to sit face to face with the US, as it does not consider the DPRK-US dialogue as nothing more than a tool for grappling its political crisis," the FM said.

By REUTERS
04/07/2020
South Korean people watch a TV broadcasting a news report on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Seou
Kim Jong Un suspends military action plans against South Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un presided over a video conference meeting of the ruling party's Central Military Commission, where members "took stock of the prevailing situation."

By REUTERS
24/06/2020
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone sep
North Korean FM says little reason to maintain Kim-Trump ties

"Never again will we provide the US chief executive with another package to be used for achievements without receiving any returns," he said. "Nothing is more hypocritical than an empty promise."

By REUTERS
12/06/2020
South Korean people watch a TV broadcasting a news report on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Seou
North Korea says it will sever hotlines with South Korea

For several days, North Korea has lashed out at South Korea, threatening to close an inter-Korean liaison office and other projects if the South does not stop defectors from sending leaflets.

By REUTERS
09/06/2020
Kim Jong Un stresses self-sufficient economy at a politburo meeting

The two-day meeting comes at a time of economic uncertainty amid the global COVID-19 pandemic that is putting additional pressure on the North's economy, already battered by international sanctions.

By REUTERS
08/06/2020
South Korean people watch a TV broadcasting a news report on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Seou
Kim Jong Un vows to bolster nuclear 'deterrence'

North Korea says it has no confirmed cases of the new coronavirus, but South Korea's intelligence agency has said it cannot rule out that the North has had an outbreak.

By REUTERS
24/05/2020
A South Korean soldier stands guard in the truce village of Panmunjom inside the demilitarized zone
South Korea says Kim Jong Un did not have surgery, shots fired at border

Multiple gunshots were fired from N. Korea towards a guard post in S. Korea, the South's Joint Chiefs of Staffs (JCS) said in a statement. S. Korea responded by firing two shots towards N. Korea

By REUTERS
04/05/2020
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Kim Jong Un resumes public activity

US President Donald Trump declined on Friday to comment on the report by North Korea's state news agency.

By REUTERS
02/05/2020
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