Kim Jong Un in first appearance in weeks as coronavirus rages next door

2020-02-16 19:26

North Korea's Kim Jong Un marked the birth anniversary of the country's former leader Sunday, in his first reported public appearance in over three weeks as a deadly coronavirus rages in neighbouring China.

Trump warns North Korea's Kim has 'everything' to lose through hostility

2019-12-09 13:50

US President Donald Trump has warned that North Korea's Kim Jong Un had 'everything' to lose through hostility towards the United States, after Pyongyang said it had carried out a major new weapons test.

WATCH | North Korea fires 'super large' rocket launcher

2019-09-11 11:27

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised a fresh test of a "super-large multiple rocket launcher" system, state media said - the latest in a series of provocations by Pyongyang.

North Korea says latest test was 'new weapon'

2019-08-11 10:58

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised a "new weapon" test, state media reported Sunday, the latest in a series of launches that US President Donald Trump has played down as Washington seeks to restart nuclear talks with Pyongyang.

NKorea's Kim won't 'disappoint me', despite missile tests: Trump

2019-08-03 08:46

President Donald Trump has underlined his intense personal support for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, even if he admitted that Pyongyang's recent missile tests "may" violate a UN resolution.

North Korean leader inspects new submarine as talks with US stall

2019-07-23 11:19

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has inspected a new submarine, paying special attention to its combat weapons systems.

Trump: I received a 'beautiful' letter from North Korea's Kim

2019-06-12 05:44

US President Donald Trump's comments come a day after the Wall Street Journal reported that Kim's slain half-brother had been a CIA informant.

US halts programme to return remains of war dead from North Korea

2019-05-09 07:50

The Pentagon says it has suspended a joint effort with North Korea to recover the remains of US servicemen after Pyongyang stopped communicating in the wake of the failed Hanoi summit.

Key moments in Kim Jong Un's diplomatic charm offensive

2019-04-25 05:15

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week expands a diplomatic charm offensive that has included meetings with leaders from China, South Korea and the United States.

North Korea leader Kim to meet with Putin in Russia

2019-04-23 16:46

North Korean state media says leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia and meet with President Vladimir Putin.


North Korea's Kim holds top party meeting ahead of US deadline

2019-12-29 19:15

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has convened a key meeting of top ruling party officials, state media has announced, ahead of a year-end deadline for Washington to shift its stance on stalled nuclear talks.

North Korea warns against Security Council meeting on missile tests

2019-10-08 08:20

North Korea warned Monday it would not "sit idle" if any attempt is made at the UN Security Council to raise the subject of its "self-defensive measures," an apparent reference to its recent missile tests.

Does North Korea's Kim get Trump tweet alerts?

2019-08-16 13:27

How people stay informed in the Hermit State of North Korea is always a question, and US President Donald Trump may have answered it Thursday: by Twitter alerts.

Kim sends missile 'warning' to South Korea, US as tensions rise

2019-08-07 12:33

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un says the country's latest missile launches were a warning to Washington and Seoul over their joint war games, state news agency KCNA reports.

WATCH | The nuclear word Trump and Kim can't agree on

2019-07-25 21:28

The US and North Korea have very different ideas on what denuclearisation means.

Kim and Xi in Pyongyang talks as both face standoffs with Trump

2019-06-22 07:27

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Pyongyang during a historic visit to burnish an uneasy alliance, as the two men each face challenges of their own with US President Donald Trump.

Purged no more: North Korean official appears at show

2019-06-03 17:20

A senior North Korean official reportedly purged after talks collapsed between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump appeared at an arts performance with the country's top brass, official media reports.

Kim Jong Un oversees multiple missile tests: state media

2019-05-05 14:47

The North Korean leader oversaw firing of tactical guided weapons into the East Sea, Korean Central News Agency says.

What's at stake as Kim Jong Un meets President Putin in Russia?

2019-04-24 10:56

Kim Jong Un has arrived in Russia for a summit with President Vladimir Putin, the meeting coming just two months after the North Korean leader's meeting with US President Donald Trump in Vietnam that ended abruptly.

North Korean leader open to third Trump summit

2019-04-13 13:23

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is willing meet with US President Donald Trump a third time if Washington comes to the table with the "right attitude", state media reported Saturday.

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