Tag: Kim Jong Un

staffMarch 16, 2018

S. Korea, US to scale down military drills: report

SEOUL – South Korea and the United States will scale down and shorten annual joint military exercises in light of ...

staffMarch 14, 2018

Tokyo farewells ‘trustworthy’ Tillerson, Seoul awaits seasoned Pompeo

TOKYO/SEOUL – Japan’s foreign minister said on Wednesday he personally regretted the departure of “frank, trustworthy” U.S. Secretary of State ...

staffFebruary 1, 2018

US says military option not believed to be close for solving North Korea crisis

A U.S. special envoy said Thursday all options remain on the table for solving the nuclear standoff with North Korea ...

staffJanuary 5, 2018

North Korea accepts Olympics talks offer

North Korea has accepted an offer to attend high-level talks next week, South Korean officials have said. The meeting, on ...

staffDecember 18, 2017

North Korea’s nuke program advanced more aggressively under Kim Jong Un

North Korea’s nuclear and missile program has advanced more aggressively in the past six years, after incumbent leader Kim Jong ...

staffNovember 12, 2017

Trump trades ‘fat’ barb with North Korea

US President Donald Trump has again traded barbs with North Korea, shortly before offering to mediate in a heated regional ...

staffOctober 29, 2017

Kim Jong-un visits cosmetics factory

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has taken time away from the confrontation with the US and allies to visit a ...

staffOctober 27, 2017

Mattis says US is not seeking war with North Korea

The United States is not seeking a war with North Korea, US defence secretary Jim Mattis said Friday during a ...

staffOctober 26, 2017

North Korea leader sends congratulations to China’s Xi after congress

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sent a rare congratulatory message to China’s President Xi Jinping on Wednesday wishing the ...

staffSeptember 22, 2017

N.Korean leader hits back at US threat

SEOUL – North Korean leader Kim Jong-un issued a direct statement attacking U.S. President Donald Trump Friday, warning America could ...