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North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into Sea of Japan, says South Korean military
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North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into Sea of Japan, says South Korean military

Pyongyang is under multiple sets of international sanctions over its banned nuclear weapon and ballistic missile programmes, which it says it needs to defend against a possible US invasion.

N Korea leader Kim Jong Un says S Korea facilities in Mt Kumgang tourist resort to be removed, rebuilt in modern way
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N Korea leader Kim Jong Un says S Korea facilities in Mt Kumgang tourist resort to be removed, rebuilt in modern way

North and South Korea had been exploring the prospect of re-starting joint economic projects before a recent cooling in relations

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: North, South Korea to play first men's fixture in Pyongyang as political tensions simmer
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: North, South Korea to play first men's fixture in Pyongyang as political tensions simmer

Pyongyang refused to host matches against South Korea for decades, moving its home qualifiers to neutral venues in China and only allowing a pro-unification friendly in 1990

China-North Korea mark 70 years of 'diplomatic relations'; Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un hail 'immortal' ties
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China-North Korea mark 70 years of 'diplomatic relations'; Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un hail 'immortal' ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised to promote a 'long-term, sound and stable' relationship with North Korea, state news agency Xinhua said Sunday, as the two countries mark 70 years of diplomatic relations.

North Korea breaks off nuclear talks with US in Sweden; claims 'otherside won't give up their old viewpoint and attitude'
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North Korea breaks off nuclear talks with US in Sweden; claims 'otherside won't give up their old viewpoint and attitude'

The North’s chief nuclear negotiator, Kim Myong Gil cast the blame on what he portrayed as US inflexibility

No breakthrough in Iran-US tensions at UNGA; Hassan Rouhani rules out talks with Trump, says 'negotiation under sanctions is negative'
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No breakthrough in Iran-US tensions at UNGA; Hassan Rouhani rules out talks with Trump, says 'negotiation under sanctions is negative'

Iran's president has closed the door on meeting Donald Trump despite last-minute European efforts to ease tensions as the United States again ramped up punishing sanctions

Donald Trump, South Korean president Moon Jae-in discuss plans to restart US-North Korea talks on sidelines of UNGA summit
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Donald Trump, South Korean president Moon Jae-in discuss plans to restart US-North Korea talks on sidelines of UNGA summit

US President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in held a summit in New York to discuss plans to restart US-North Korea talks, as Seoul’s spy agency said the negotiations could take place in two to three weeks

Donald Trump issues fresh denial of 'dicey' conversation with foreign leader as political storm brews in Congress
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Donald Trump issues fresh denial of 'dicey' conversation with foreign leader as political storm brews in Congress

A political storm is rapidly brewing over the refusal by Trump's Director of National Intelligence to give Congress the whistleblower's report.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: FM's tax bonanza, assault on Babul Supriyo, The Zoya Factor movie review; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: FM's tax bonanza, assault on Babul Supriyo, The Zoya Factor movie review; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: JU fracas, Nirmala Sitharaman's tax bonanza, US obsession with Iran, Laver Cup 2019, The Zoya Factor movie review.

US obsession with Iran likely to overshadow murky tale of Donald Trump's 'promise' to unknown foreign leader
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US obsession with Iran likely to overshadow murky tale of Donald Trump's 'promise' to unknown foreign leader

It has now been confirmed by The Washington Post that President Donald Trump is at the centre of a formal whistleblower complaint from a source no less than the American intelligence community

Donald Trump says John Bolton a ‘disaster’ on N Korea policy, ‘out of line’ on Venezuela, did not get along with administration officials
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Donald Trump says John Bolton a ‘disaster’ on N Korea policy, ‘out of line’ on Venezuela, did not get along with administration officials

Trump announced he had fired Bolton a day after North Korea signalled a new willingness to resume stalled denuclearisation talks

North Korea launches two 'unidentified projectiles' after offering working-level talks with US, confirms South Korean military
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North Korea launches two 'unidentified projectiles' after offering working-level talks with US, confirms South Korean military

North Korea on Tuesday fired projectiles into the sea, South Korea's military said, hours after Pyongyang said it was willing to hold working-level talks this month with the United States

North Korea changes Constitution to solidify Kim Jong-un’s role as Head of State, says State-owned media outlet KCNA
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North Korea changes Constitution to solidify Kim Jong-un’s role as Head of State, says State-owned media outlet KCNA

North Korea’s parliament has approved changes to the country’s constitution to solidify leader Kim Jong-un’s role as head of state, official state media said on Thursday

North Korea claims Kim Jong-un supervised test-firing of 'super-large multiple rocket launcher'; Donald Trump downplays launch
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North Korea claims Kim Jong-un supervised test-firing of 'super-large multiple rocket launcher'; Donald Trump downplays launch

North Korea said on Sunday that leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test-firing of a 'newly developed super-large multiple rocket launcher'.

North Korea says ‘no interest’ in nuclear talks unless US stops ‘escalating hostile military moves’
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North Korea says ‘no interest’ in nuclear talks unless US stops ‘escalating hostile military moves’

North Korea said that it has "no interest" in dialogue unless Washington stops "escalating hostile military moves", as a senior US envoy visited Seoul with an eye on reviving nuclear talks with Pyongyang.

Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un offered 'small apology' for recent missile tests, wants to meet again
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Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un offered 'small apology' for recent missile tests, wants to meet again

North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea

North Korea fires two short-range missiles in 'show of force', says South Korea; Kim Jong-Un writes to Trump about US, Seoul's joint military exercises
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North Korea fires two short-range missiles in 'show of force', says South Korea; Kim Jong-Un writes to Trump about US, Seoul's joint military exercises

North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range missiles on Saturday, South Korea said, in a “show of force” against US-South Korea joint military exercises.

Donald Trump sides with Kim Jong-un on US-South Korea war games, says North Korean leader sent 'positive letter'
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Donald Trump sides with Kim Jong-un on US-South Korea war games, says North Korean leader sent 'positive letter'

US president Donald Trump told reporters on Friday that he agreed with Kim Jong-un's opposition to US-South Korea war games, after receiving a new letter from the North Korean leader.

Kim Jong-un sends missile launches as 'warning' to Washington, Seoul as tensions rise on Korean peninsula
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Kim Jong-un sends missile launches as 'warning' to Washington, Seoul as tensions rise on Korean peninsula

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un says the country's latest missile launches were a warning to Washington and Seoul over their joint war games