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Kim Jong-un

S. Korea caught in crossfire between North and America

Chairman Kim Jong-un’s younger sister Kim Yo-jong (KYJ) is an important top functionary of the North Korean regime

18 Jun 2020 6:25 PM

Amid speculations about his health, Kim Jong-un continues to remain an enigma

What do we really know about the man who leads North Korea?

29 Apr 2020 12:58 PM

Under US pressure, North Korea back to brinkmanship

North Korea is not accustomed to digest any challenge from any quarter without a robust response.

19 Dec 2019 5:02 AM

US-North Korea nuclear talks come to abrupt end

South Korea's foreign ministry issued a statement Sunday and expressed hope for the dialogue to continue despite the breakdown.

06 Oct 2019 12:41 PM

Trump a bull in a China shop as America’s power begins to wane

In Afghanistan, Trump would dearly like to withdraw before his re-election next year, preferably without any more body bags and without loss of face.

17 Aug 2019 12:49 AM


Kim wrote 'very beautiful letter' on US-S Korea military exercises: Trump

Addressing media at the White House, Trump said he received a 'three-paged' 'very beautiful letter' from Kim on Thursday (local time).

10 Aug 2019 10:34 AM

Trump ushers in new diplomacy paradigm

Trump has managed to introduce a “new normal” in international and domestic intercourse.

31 Jul 2019 1:43 AM

Trump downplays recent missile launches by North Korea

‘They really haven't tested missiles other than, you know, smaller ones, which is something that lots test,’ he said.

26 Jul 2019 7:27 PM

N Korean state media releases pictures of Kim inspecting apparent submarine

Quoting Korean Central News Agency, CNN reported that he was briefed about vessel's combat weapon systems, operational, tactical data.

23 Jul 2019 12:59 PM

A leak strains UK-US ties

President Trump, who has upset nearly every leader he has interacted with, barring the North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-un, does deserve an apology.

12 Jul 2019 12:15 AM


Following Trump-Kim meeting, N Korea accuses US of hostile acts

Trump made history by walking 20 steps into North Korea after handshake with Kim on Sunday, becoming first US Prez to do so.

04 Jul 2019 2:04 PM

Meeting Kim at DMZ an astute move by Trump

There are enough pointers that it was a carefully choreographed encounter with a veneer of spontaneity, for maximum impact.

04 Jul 2019 12:04 AM

Donald Trump says many Koreans were in tears as he stepped into North Korea

The New York Times described the meeting between Trump and Kim as a masterpiece of drama.

01 Jul 2019 1:35 PM

White House press secretary left bruised after brawl with North Korea officials

Trump met Kim in the demilitarised zone between North and South Korea, making him first sitting US president to set foot in the territory.

30 Jun 2019 8:09 PM

European nations donate more than USD 5 mn to N Korea amidst worst drought in history

Pyongyang has been experiencing its worst drought in 37 years, raising fears crops due to be harvested next month will also suffer.

22 May 2019 1:24 PM


North Korea denounces South Korea - US military exercise

US and South Korea had conducted week-long exercises last month involving Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) battery near Seoul.

05 May 2019 6:13 PM

A disappointment in Hanoi

All the hyped-up friendship between the despot and the authoritarian may have come to nought.

02 Mar 2019 3:22 AM

2nd Trump-Kim meet fails, amid Hanoi distrust

The absence of any definite outcome from the second summit is disappointing both to the principal parties and the international community.

02 Mar 2019 1:56 AM

US courts Kim at Hanoi while bullying Maduro

Time magazine considered President Lula as one of the most influential leaders in recent history.

01 Mar 2019 12:10 AM

Trump-Kim courtship full of uncertainties

The roadmap for reaching these objectives has, till now, been laid out in three bilateral agreements.

05 Feb 2019 2:10 AM