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Seoul/Sputnik: North Korea has appointed Ri Son Gwon, the former head of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country (CPRC), as the country’s new foreign minister, South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency reported on Sunday, citing sources in Pyongyang. more
S Korea FM, US State Secretary Discuss N Korea, Middle East

Seoul/Sputnik: South Korea Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has held talks with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss the situation in the Middle East and the Korean peninsula, the ...

North Korea to have no more talks on denuclearisation for partial lift of sanctions: KCNA

Seoul/Sputnik: North Korea will no longer engage in talks on complete denuclearization in exchange for only a partial lift of sanctions, and the United States will have to comply with Pyo ...

Kim reneging on promise to halt nuclear tests to be ‘deeply disappointing’: Pompeo

Washington/Sputnik: The Trump administration would be deeply disappointed if North Korean leader Kim Jong Un broke his promise to halt nuclear testing, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo s ...

Kim Jong Un promises to unveil new North Korean strategic weapons soon - Reports

Seoul/Sputnik: North Korean leader Kim Jon Un said that Pyongyang will continue developing strategic weapons unless the United States drops its hostile policy toward the country, promisin ...

South Korean military says no suspicious North Korean moves detected before Christmas

Moscow/Sputnik: South Korean military has so far detected no suspicious moves by North Korea, despite lingering threats that Pyongyang could offer the United States a ''Christmas ...

US ‘coordinating closely’ with allies after North Korea’s new test – State Dept

Moscow/Sputnik: The Unite States has been in close contact with South Korea and Japan after a recent test at the North’s satellite launch site, a State Department spokesperson said ...

North Korea conducts 'another crucial test'

Pyongyang: North Korea on Saturday said it has conducted "another crucial test" at its satellite launch site, South Korea's Yonhap News agency said.

DPRK officials warn US over Trump words, actions

Pyongyang/Xinhua: Senior officials of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday issued a warning to the United States over the recent actions and words of US Presiden ...

N Korean state-run media confirms successful test of super-large multiple rocket launchers

Moscow/Sputnik/UNI: North Korea's Academy of Defense Science has confirmed a successful test of super-large multiple rocket launchers, the state-run KCNA news agency reported early on ...