Kim is expected to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok this week, reportedly on Wednesday and Thursday.
22 Apr 2019 12:34 PM
Kim Jong-un, has been re-elected as chairman of the State Affairs Commission, the communist state's highest decision-making body.
12 Apr 2019 12:33 PM
With portraits of the leader's father Kim Jong Il and grandfather Kim Il Sung looking down on every ballot box.
10 Mar 2019 2:13 PM
North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programs remain intact and Pyongyang is using airports to shield its weapons.
06 Feb 2019 9:26 AM
Pompeo and Kim discussed 'denuclearisation steps that will be taken by North Korea and the issue of attendance by the US government'.
07 Oct 2018 7:40 PM
The trip will be Pompeo's fourth to Pyongyang, as the contours of a possibly historic US-North Korea deal take shape.
07 Oct 2018 1:50 PM
Trump has maintained that he and Kim Jong Un have solid relationship, and both leaders have expressed interest in a follow-up summit.
19 Sep 2018 1:16 PM
Democratic People's Republic of Korea was proclaimed on Sept 9, 1948, 3 yrs after Moscow and US divided peninsula.
09 Sep 2018 3:28 PM
Key sticking point remains the two sides' very different understandings of commitment Kim made to nuclear disarmament at summit with Trump.
08 Jul 2018 12:21 PM
Statement says US betrayed spirit of Trump-Kim summit by unilateral demands on complete, verifiable, irreversible denuclearisation (CVID).
07 Jul 2018 7:26 PM
He said some progress had been made towards agreeing 'the modalities' of North Korea's destruction of a missile facility.
07 Jul 2018 6:58 PM
Pompeo's task is negotiating plan that US hopes would involve Kim declaring extent of nuclear program, agreeing timetable to dismantle.
06 Jul 2018 12:50 PM
Trump on Thursday called off his planned June meeting with Kim Jong Un, blaming "open hostility" from the North Korean regime.
25 May 2018 11:53 AM
N Korea asserted that the US was 'deliberately' provoking the former, at a time when relations between Pyongyang and Seoul have cooled down.
07 May 2018 1:16 PM
Sunday’s comments were among the very few the North has made since Trump agreed in March to the meeting.
06 May 2018 12:49 PM
The North Korean leader smiled, clapped and said he was 'deeply moved' by the performance.
02 Apr 2018 11:25 AM
For years, coal trade was a lucrative earner for Pyongyang; its main ally China imported tonnes of coal worth nearly $1.2 billion in 2016.
04 Dec 2017 4:12 PM
‘Supreme Leader’ considers US drills in S Korea waters a rehearsal for an invasion of his country.
21 Oct 2017 4:11 PM
Haley had pressed for imposition of even stricter sanctions, in addition to estimated $1bn in sanctions imposed on the country last month.
09 Sep 2017 1:52 PM
North Korea in July carried out its first two successful tests of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
07 Sep 2017 5:38 PM