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The novel coronavirus (Covid-19) death toll in Spain has surged over 10 000 after a record 950 deaths in 24 hours, with the number of confirmed cases passing the 110 000 mark, the government has said.
North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on Sunday, the fourth such launch this month as the world battles the coronavirus outbreak.
The White House said Sunday it would consider "other tools" beyond personal diplomacy if North Korea went ahead with a threatened "Christmas gift" that could reignite global tensions over its nuclear programme.
North Korea has accused US President Trump of "bluffing" and called him "an old man bereft of patience" as Pyongyang ramps up pressure on Washington over stalled nuclear talks.
Pyongyang comments came after US president called on leader Kim Jong Un to 'act quickly' and hinted at another meeting.
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North Korea has carried out a "successful" new test of its "super-large multiple rocket launcher" system, state media has said.
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.
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North Korea has praised US President Donald Trump as "different from his predecessors" as well as "wise" and "bold", even as it cast doubt on prospects for a future summit.
North Korea has warned it could cut off dialogue with the United States and slammed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for urging the international community to maintain sanctions on its regime.
North Korea on Saturday fired two short-range ballistic missiles toward the Sea of Japan, also known as the East Sea, Yonhap news agency reported, citing South Korea's military.
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.
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.
US President Donald Trump issued a rare - if tepid - defence of Joe Biden, saying Pyongyang's depiction of him as "a rabid dog" who should be "beaten to death" went a bit too far.
North Korea has launched a visceral diatribe against US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, calling the former vice-president a "rabid dog" - while also borrowing the terminology of Donald Trump.
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North Korea has fired what appeared to be a "submarine-launched ballistic missile", Seoul says, a day after Washington and Pyongyang announced they would resume stalled nuclear talks.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited US President Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang in a letter, a South Korean newspaper has reported.
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