North Korea

North Korean leader receives 'excellent' letter from Trump, reports KCNA

2019-06-23 13:28

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has received a personal letter of "excellent content" from US President Donald Trump, the country's state media has reported.

'Explosion' near China-North Korea border causes small quake

2019-06-17 18:10

Two explosions detonated to crush rocks in northeast China has caused a small earthquake near the North Korean border, local authorities said.

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.

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.

Four hostages freed in Burkina Faso by French special forces

2019-05-10 17:44

French special forces have freed two French hostages, an American and a South Korean in northern Burkina Faso in an overnight military raid in which two soldiers died, authorities say.

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.

North Korea criticises Pompeo over comments on nuke talks

2019-04-30 10:45

A senior North Korean diplomat has accused US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of making "foolish and dangerous" comments, after Pompeo said Washington will have to "change paths" if nuclear negotiations with North Korea break down.

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.

Kim rethinking US talks, launch moratorium - North Korea official

2019-03-16 07:07

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will soon make a decision on whether to continue diplomatic talks and maintain the country's moratorium on missile launches and nuclear tests, a senior North Korean official said.

WATCH: How the world is marking women's day

2019-03-08 19:44

Marches, protests, strikes and studies - people around the globe are taking action to mark International Women's Day and to push for action to to obtain equality.


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.

WATCH: Trump hails 'beautiful letter' from Kim Jong Un

2019-06-12 11:34

US President Donald Trump has touted what he called a "beautiful" and "very warm" letter that he received from Kim Jong Un. WATCH NOW.

North Korean leader's brother was CIA informant - report

2019-06-11 13:55

Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un who was killed in Malaysia in 2017, was a CIA informant, the Wall Street Journal has reported.

70 countries urge North Korea to scrap nuclear, ballistic weapons

2019-05-11 10:07

Seventy countries urged North Korea on Friday to scrap its nuclear weapons, ballistic missiles and related programs, decrying the "undiminished threat" posed to world peace.

US school shooting | North Korea-US tensions: WATCH the top World new videos for today

2019-05-10 07:13

Attorney: Colorado school guard is 'a hero' | US seizes North Korean ship as tensions mount; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH.

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.

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 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.

WATCH: Malaysia court frees woman in North Korea murder case

2019-03-11 13:55

An Indonesian woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader's half-brother has been freed after Malaysian prosecutors dropped a murder charge against her, in a shock decision a year and a half after she went on trial.

Trump still hopes for North Korea deal after ominous report

2019-03-08 10:21

Satellite imagery showing new activity at a North Korean rocket launch site has raised doubt that Kim Jong Un will ever give up his nuclear weapons.

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