Tag: Pyongyang

staffApril 18, 2018

Mike Pompeo, CIA chief, made secret trip to North Korea

CIA director Mike Pompeo travelled to Pyongyang for a secret meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, US media report. ...

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 ...

staffJanuary 31, 2018

Trump comments bad news for North Korea

U.S President Donald Trump’s fiery comments on North Korea reflected confidence that his campaign of pressure and sanctions on the ...

staffNovember 21, 2017

Trump names North Korea ‘a state sponsor of terror’

The US President Donald Trump has designated North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism; he also promised more US Treasury ...

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 15, 2017

N. Korea threatens Australia with ‘disaster’ for engagement in US ‘war preparations’

Pyongyang has threatened Australia with “disaster” unless the island nation abandons its allegiance with the US interests. Canberra however said ...

staffJuly 25, 2017

N. Korea threatens ‘merciless’ nuclear strike if U.S. targets Kim Jong Un

North Korea threatened Tuesday that it would “strike a merciless blow” at the heart of the United States with a ...

staffJuly 6, 2017

We will use military force on North Korea if we must: US

The US has said it will use its “considerable military forces” on North Korea “if we must”, following Tuesday’s long-range ...

staffApril 24, 2017

U.S. citizen detained at North Korean airport

A Korean-American man has been detained by North Korean authorities at Pyongyang International Airport. The man has only been identified ...

staffApril 15, 2017

North Korea warns of ‘full scale war’ if U.S. attacks

North Korea will not stand by and watch the United States launch a preemptive strike, a Pyongyang foreign ministry official ...