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POLITICS

North Korea Warns The South To Back off

The sister of North Korea’s leader has warned of retaliatory measures against South Korea that could involve the military, in the latest escalation of tensions over North Korean defectors who have been sending back propaganda and food. The threat comes as Seoul said on Sunday that Pyongyang should honor past agreements signed between the two countries. “The South and the […]

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North Korea Promises Washington A Christmas Gift

North Korea’s ambassador to the United Nations has barked at the idea of his country deciding on any form of denuclearization as part of a deal with the U.S. This new move suggests that the North is getting impatient with Washington’s failure to lift sanctions or offer any concessions to the communist-led country. In a Reuters report, Ambassador Kim Song […]

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North Korea Is Again Fired Up

Photo credit: Darwinek North Korea continues to defy United Nations Security Council’s ban from firing ballistic missiles much to the chagrin of Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The North had fired off 13 rounds of short- or medium-range launches since May before its latest round late last week. This move has forced Abe to once again condemn Pyongyang for its […]

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Trump And Kim Jong-un Set For Blockbuster Meeting In Singapore

It’s on, no, it’s off, no, it’s on again that was the flip-flop call between Washington and Pyongyang before White House press secretary Sarah Sanders revealed that Trump and Kim will meet for the first time at the Capella Hotel on Singapore’s Sentosa Island. The meeting is now set to take place at 9 a.m. local time on June 12 […]