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North Korea’s Kim opens huge mountain development

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SEOUL – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has opened a flagship construction project close to Mount Paektu, a symbol of the ...

Kim’s horseback ride spurs policy shift speculation

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SEOUL – New pictures of Kim Jong Un (picture) riding a white horse through a winter landscape to the summit of Mount Paektu, a ...

North Korea says it successfully tested new submarine-launched ballistic missile

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SEOUL – North Korea said on Thursday it had successfully test-fired a new submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) ...

North Korea carried out super-large multiple rocket launcher test on Tuesday: KCNA

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SEOUL  – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un oversaw the testing of a super-large multiple rocket launcher on ...

N. Korea solidifies Kim Jong Un’s ‘monolithic’ power

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SEOUL – North Korea has elevated leader Kim Jong Un (picture) to a status approaching his grandfather, the country’s ...

N. Korea fires projectiles, rejects further talks with South

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SEOUL – North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into the sea on Friday and launched a scathing attack on ...

US ends visa-free entry for visitors to North Korea

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WASHINGTON – Washington on Monday revoked visa-free entry rights to the United States for foreigners who have visited North ...

N. Korea fires two ballistic missiles: South

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SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA • Pyongyang fired two ballistic missiles on Wednesday, Seoul said, days after a similar launch that the ...

Xi arrives in North Korea to meet Kim ahead of Trump talks

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By AFP President Xi Jinping arrived in Pyongyang on Thursday on a historic trip to reboot a troubled alliance, as he ...

Abe says N. Korea missile tests broke UN resolutions

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TOKYO • Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (picture) said North Korea violated United Nations (UN) resolutions with its missile ...

Kim’s ‘Son of Scud’ poses new threat to US

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TOKYO • North Korea’s latest weapons tests suggest the regime has developed a new missile that’s easier to hide, harder to strike down and ...

Trump backs Seoul on food aid to North Korea

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SEOUL • South Korea said US President Donald Trump supports the donation of food to North Korea through a United Nations agency, as the ...