Britain has temporarily closed its embassy in North Korea and all its diplomatic staff have left the country, the UK ambassador said on Thursday, the … Read more
South Korea’s spy agency said on Wednesday there are no signs North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has received heart surgery, the Yonhap news … Read more
Kim Jong-un makes first public appearance for 20 days, North Korean state media say, amid speculation over his health.
According to Reuters, he attended the … Read more
South Korean officials are calling for caution amid reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be ill, emphasising that they have detected no … Read more
Several conflicting reports about North Korea’s leader health condition and whether he’s alive or dead
There are several conflicting reports about North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un’s health condition and whether he’s alive or dead.
On Saturday, North Korea’s leader … Read more
Reuters reports that China has dispatched a team to North Korea including medical experts to advise on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, according to … Read more
U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday threw more cold water on reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was gravely ill, but declined to … Read more
UPDATE – The Chinese Communist Party’s International Liaison Department told Reuters on Tuesday, that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is not believed to be … Read more
North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles off the east coast into the sea on Monday, South Korea’s defense ministry said.
The ministry did not … Read more
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un oversaw military drills on Friday, state media KCNA said, a rare public outing amid efforts to prevent an outbreak … Read more
North Korea’s new foreign minister is a former defense commander with little diplomatic experience, spotlighting leader Kim Jong Un’s reliance on party and military loyalists … Read more
North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has been replaced, Seoul-based NK News reported.
The usually well-informed outlet, citing multiple unnamed sources in Pyongyang, said … Read more
The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on two North Korean entities that it said are involved in sending North Koreans to work abroad … Read more
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said he is “deeply concerned” about North Korea’s indication on Wednesday that it could resume nuclear and missile tests.
The … Read more
North Korea’s leader has called for “positive and offensive measures” to ensure the country’s “sovereignty and security”, state media said.
Kim Jong-un was speaking at … Read more
The US is closely monitoring North Korea for a threatened “Christmas gift” missile launch or nuclear test.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had given … Read more
U.S. special envoy Stephen Biegun has urged North Korea to come to the negotiating table, saying: “We are here, let’s get this done.”
His comments … Read more
A photo released by the official North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on 21 November 2019 shows a sheetlet issued in the DPRK.
The stamps … Read more
North Korea’s state media on Friday stepped up a personal attack on former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden for slandering its leader, calling the Democratic … Read more
North Korea has fired two unidentified “projectiles” into the sea, the South Korean military says.
If confirmed as a missile test, it would be the … Read more
Foreboding of major announcement as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un rides white horse on Paektu Mountain
An undated photo released by the official North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, riding a white horse through the … Read more
North Korea has confirmed it test-fired a new type of a ballistic missile, a significant escalation from the short-range tests it has conducted since May.… Read more
North Korea may have fired a ballistic missile from a submarine, according to officials in South Korea.
The missile is thought to have been launched … Read more
U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters on Thursday he would be willing to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to resume denuclearisation talks at … Read more
North Korea has told the United Nations to cut the number of international staff it deploys in the country because the world body’s programs have … Read more
North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said on Friday Pyongyang is ready for both dialogue and confrontation with the United States, warning Washington that … Read more
North Korea has rejected any further talks with South Korea, calling its decision “completely the fault of South Korea’s actions”.
It issued a statement in … Read more
North Korea has released a Russian fishing boat, the Xiang Hai Lin 8, held after being accused of violating entry regulations, the Russian embassy in … Read more
North Korea has called the test of two new missiles on Thursday a “solemn warning” against what it described as “South Korean warmongers”.
The short-range … Read more
North Korea is holding 15 Russian and two South Korean crew of a fishing vessel for violating entry regulations, the Russian Embassy in North Korea … Read more
Alek Sigley, an Australian student who went Sigley had been pursuing a graduate degree in Korean literature at Kim Il Sung University in Pyongyang. He … Read more
North Korea has accused the US of being “hell-bent on hostile acts”, despite a recent agreement between the two countries to resume nuclear talks.
Pyongyang’s … Read more
President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met Sunday at the Demilitarized Zone. He became the first US President to cross into North … Read more
The United States should act to present a new strategy to revive denuclearisation talks, a North Korean diplomat in charge of U.S. affairs said on … Read more
A North Korean official who was reported to be in a labour camp has appeared at a concert alongside Kim Jong-un, according to North Korean … Read more
North Korea has confirmed that leader Kim Jong-un has overseen a “strike drill” testing various missile components.
A number of short-range missiles were also fired … Read more