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Health Feb 05Novel coronavirus unknowns complicate quarantines around the world
With important details about the illness and how it spreads still unknown, officials and medical personnel are struggling.
World Dec 31North Korea leader promises look at new weapon soon
Kim Jong Un has accused the Trump administration of dragging its feet in nuclear negotiations and warned that his country will soon show a new strategic weapon to the world as its bolsters its nuclear deterrent in face of “gangster-like”…
World Dec 14North Korea conducts another test at long-range rocket site
North Korea said Saturday that it successfully performed another “crucial test” at its long-range rocket launch site that will further strengthen its nuclear deterrent.
World Dec 09North Korea calls Trump ‘erratic old man’ over tweets about Kim Jong Un
A senior North Korean official said in a statement that his country wouldn’t cave in to U.S. pressure because it has nothing to lose and accused the Trump administration of attempting to buy time ahead of an end-of-year deadline set…
World Oct 02North Korea fires missile days before resuming talks with U.S.
Japan lodged an immediate protest, saying the missile landed inside its exclusive economic zone.
World Oct 01North Korea and U.S. to resume nuclear talks this weekend
The negotiations follow a months-long stalemate over the withdrawal of sanctions in exchange for disarmament.
World Sep 16North Korea says talks with U.S. could resume in a ‘few weeks’
A statement attributed to a North Korean foreign ministry official said potential upcoming working-level talks would be decisive in determining the fate of the country's diplomacy with Washington.
World Aug 16Kim Jong Un expresses ‘great satisfaction’ over recent weapons tests
North Korea on Saturday said leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon that extended a streak of weapons demonstrations seen as an attempt to pressure Washington and Seoul over slow nuclear negotiations and their joint…
World Aug 16North Korea fires more projectiles and rules out talks with South
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectiles launched from the North's eastern coast flew about 143 miles before landing in waters between the Korean Peninsula and Japan.
World Aug 11North Korea boosts Kim’s rising status as global statesman
There’s no question that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in full control of his nation. But a recent change to the way he’s being formally described in the North Korean Constitution may allow him even more diplomatic leverage…