North Korea

April 27, 2018
April 27, 2018

China hails 'courage' of North, South Korean leaders

China heap praise on the leaders of the two Koreas for holding a landmark summit, calling their handshake over the Military Demarcation Line that divides the peninsula a "historic moment".

April 27, 2018
April 27, 2018
USA

US hopes Korean summit will lead to 'future of peace'

Donald Trump's White House voice hope that a Korean summit would "achieve progress toward a future of peace," as the leaders of the two countries sat down to talk.

April 27, 2018
April 27, 2018

Koreas agree to goal of 'complete denuclearisation'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in embrace after pledging to work for the "complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula," punctuating a day of smiles and handshakes at the first inter-Korean summit in more than a decade.

April 26, 2018
April 26, 2018

NKorea nuclear test site part-collapsed: Chinese experts

North Korea's underground nuclear test site has partially collapsed following a massive bomb blast last year, making it unusable, Chinese seismologists conclude.

April 23, 2018
April 23, 2018

SKorea turns off loudspeaker broadcasts into North

South Korea halts the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border at North Korea ahead of their first summit in a decade, as US President Donald Trump cautioned the nuclear crisis on the peninsula was a long way from being resolved.

April 22, 2018
April 22, 2018

As US, North Korea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump deals

A US push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a “very dangerous message” that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran’s foreign minister warns as US and North Korean leaders prepare to meet for denuclearization talks.

March 25, 2018
March 25, 2018

Obama: NKorea 'real threat', urges co-operation

North Korea poses a "real threat" whose solution will require international co-operation, former US President Barack Obama says on a visit to Japan.

March 5, 2018
March 5, 2018

S Korean delegation meets N Korean leader Kim

A South Korean delegation meets North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean official said, after arriving in the North on a visit aimed at encouraging North Korea and the United States to talk.

February 28, 2018
February 28, 2018

NKorea sent banned items to Syria, Myanmar: UN

North Korea sends items used in ballistic missile and chemical weapons programs to Syria along with missile technicians in violation of UN sanctions — and banned ballistic missiles systems to Myanmar, UN experts say.

February 25, 2018
February 25, 2018

Protests greet NKorean delegation to Olympics

A blacklisted North Korean general arrives in the South for the Winter Olympics closing ceremony, which will also be attended by US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka.