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Pompeo speaks with Japanese FM on N.Korea

Washington |Saturday, 2018 1:15:04 AM IST

The US State Department said on Friday that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had spoken over phone with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono to discuss the denuclearization of North Korea.

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N.Korea's Kim wants another Trump summit to speed denuclearisation -S.Korea's Moon

By Hyonhee Shin and Joyce Lee SEOUL | Friday, Sep 21 2018 IST

North Korea's Kim Jong Un wants a second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump soon to hasten denuclearisation, but a key goal is declaring an end this year to the 1950-53 Korean War, the South's Pr

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Trump releases first two names of U.S. war dead handed over by N.Korea

WASHINGTON | Friday, Sep 21 2018 IST

U.S. President Donald Trump released the names on Thursday of two Army soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War whose remains were handed over by North Korea this year in a goodwill gesture. Trump sa

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Moon, Kim take historic trip to sacred N.Korean mountain

Pyongyang |Friday, 2018 9:50:54 AM IST

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un embarked on a historic trip on Thursday to the summit of Mount Paekdu, a sacred mountain on the country's border with China, at t

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N.Korea's Kim wants another Trump summit to speed denuclearisation -South's Moon

By Hyonhee Shin and Joyce Lee SEOUL | Thursday, Sep 20 2018 IST

North Korea's Kim Jong Un wants a second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump soon to hasten denuclearisation, but a key goal is declaring an end this year to the 1950-53 Korean War, the South's Pr

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N.Korea's Kim wants quick denuclearisation, second Trump summit -South's Moon

SEOUL | Thursday, Sep 20 2018 IST

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants to quickly complete denuclearisation and meet U.S. President Donald Trump to hasten the process, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday, following a

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N.Korea's Kim agrees to inspections in bid to salvage nuclear talks

By Hyonhee Shin and Soyoung Kim SEOUL | Wednesday, Sep 19 2018 IST

North Korea said on Wednesday it would permanently abolish its key missile facilities in the presence of foreign experts, in a new gesture by leader Kim Jong Un to revive faltering talks with Washingt

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N.Korea to shut down missile site: Moon (Lead)

Pyonyang |Wednesday, 2018 3:45:04 PM IST

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has agreed to shut down one of his main missile testing and launch sites, said South Korea's President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday.

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US, allies readying effort to expose N.Korean sanctions violations

Washington |Wednesday, 2018 11:15:09 AM IST

The US and its allies are ready to launch a new effort to publicly expose North Korean violations of sanctions aimed at curbing its nuclear and missile programs, a media report said.

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N.Korea to invite foreign experts to permanently scrap missile sites

By Hyonhee Shin and Joyce Lee SEOUL | Wednesday, Sep 19 2018 IST

North Korea has agreed to "permanently" abolish its key missile facilities in the presence of foreign experts, and is willing to close its main nuclear complex if the United States takes reciprocal ac

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N.Korea resumes flights to Chinese city

Seoul |Saturday, 2018 9:45:04 AM IST

North Korea has resumed flights between Pyongyang and the Chinese city of Dalian amid signs of improving ties between the allies, the media reported on Saturday.

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