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
The explosions were centred on three tunnels into the underground site and a number of observation towers in the surrounding area.
24 May 2018 5:02 PM
South Korean media initially scheduled to join were not allowed onto Tuesday's charter flight from Beijing.
22 May 2018 11:05 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
Olympic officials have been expecting more than 80,000 foreign tourists and 75,000 athletes.
08 Feb 2018 2:40 PM
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
Recently, pictures of the North Korean leader surfaced on media, which show he has put on weight.
20 Nov 2017 11:00 AM
‘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
The alternative would have been both catastrophic and unacceptable!" Trump wrote on Twitter.
16 Aug 2017 6:51 PM
The tonnage of bombs dropped on the North was about the same as the total dropped by the US against Japan during World War II.
24 Jul 2017 3:43 PM
The vast majority of tourists to North Korea are from China, its sole major ally and key provider of trade and aid.
23 Jul 2017 5:30 PM
North Korea successfully test fired a intercontinental missile and termed it as an independance day 'gift' to Americans.
05 Jul 2017 9:22 AM
The spokesperson added that such acts prove that Pyongyang's step for bolstering the nuclear force for 'self-defence' is entirely just.
03 Jun 2017 5:09 PM