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Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un risks losing 'everything' after North Korea claims to have carried out 'very important test'
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Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un risks losing 'everything' after North Korea claims to have carried out 'very important test'

Donald Trump said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un risks losing 'everything' if he resumes hostility and his country must denuclearise after the North said it had carried out a 'successful test of great significance'

North Korea carries out 'very important test' at its rocket launch site, says move will affect country's strategic position
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North Korea carries out 'very important test' at its rocket launch site, says move will affect country's strategic position

North Korea said Sunday it carried out a 'very important test' at its long-range rocket launch site that will have a key effect on the country's strategic position.

South Korea's Moon Jae-in calls for Chinese role in denuclearising Korean peninsula, ending stand-off with North
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South Korea's Moon Jae-in calls for Chinese role in denuclearising Korean peninsula, ending stand-off with North

South Korean president Moon Jae-in said Thursday the global diplomatic push to defuse the nuclear stand-off with North Korea is at a 'critical crossroads' and has called for China to continue serving a 'positive role' in denuclearising the Korean Peninsula and stabilising peace

'Ok, let's do it.' says Donald Trump and makes history to become first sitting American leader to step into North Korean soil
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'Ok, let's do it.' says Donald Trump and makes history to become first sitting American leader to step into North Korean soil

'Ok, let's do it.' With those words, President Donald Trump became the first sitting American leader to step into North Korea on Sunday as the two made history at the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)

Donald Trump tours Demilitiarised Zone dividing Korean peninsula ahead of meeting with Kim Jong-un
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Donald Trump tours Demilitiarised Zone dividing Korean peninsula ahead of meeting with Kim Jong-un

Accompanied by South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Trump toured an observation post overlooking North Korean territory, with a US military officer pointing out the sights.

Donald Trump becomes first sitting US President to visit North Korea, agrees to revive talks with Kim Jong-un on Pyongyang's nuclear program
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Donald Trump becomes first sitting US President to visit North Korea, agrees to revive talks with Kim Jong-un on Pyongyang's nuclear program

As he announced the resumptions of talks on North Korea's nuclear program, Trump told reporters "we're not looking for speed. We're looking to get it right."

North Korea taking 'right direction' by politically resolving issues in Peninsula, says Xi Jinping in Pyongyang-run newspaper
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North Korea taking 'right direction' by politically resolving issues in Peninsula, says Xi Jinping in Pyongyang-run newspaper

Xi Jinping, in the article in the North Korea-run newspaper, didn't mention the stalled nuclear weapons talks between the US and Pyongyang.

Ahead of Hanoi summit, Donald Trump predicts 'AWESOME' future for North Korea if Kim Jong-un gives up nuclear weapons
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Ahead of Hanoi summit, Donald Trump predicts 'AWESOME' future for North Korea if Kim Jong-un gives up nuclear weapons

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday touted an "AWESOME" future for North Korea ahead of a high-stakes dinner with its leader Kim Jong Un if his "friend" agrees to give up his nuclear arsenal

Donald Trump looks forward to second meeting with Kim Jong-un, but says 'no rush' to see North Korea denuclearise
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Donald Trump looks forward to second meeting with Kim Jong-un, but says 'no rush' to see North Korea denuclearise

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un held their first meeting in Singapore in 2018, after which the White House said in a statement that Kim "reaffirmed his firm and unwavering commitment to complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula

Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un sent him 'great letter', expects second meeting with North Korea leader in 'not-too-distant future'
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Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un sent him 'great letter', expects second meeting with North Korea leader in 'not-too-distant future'

President Trump's announcement came after the North Korean leader warned that Pyongyang may change its approach to nuclear talks if Washington persists with sanctions

Denuclearisation in North Korea includes ending 'US nuclear threat' says media, claims country rejects America's calls to unilaterally denuclearise
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Denuclearisation in North Korea includes ending 'US nuclear threat' says media, claims country rejects America's calls to unilaterally denuclearise

Any deal for North Korea to give up its nuclear arsenal must include “completely removing the nuclear threats of the US”, North Korean state media said on Thursday, in one of the clearest explanations of how North Korea sees denuclearisation.

North Korea condemns latest US sanctions on senior officials, says measures may 'block path to denuclearisation'
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North Korea condemns latest US sanctions on senior officials, says measures may 'block path to denuclearisation'

The warning from the North on Sunday came days after the US said it was imposing sanctions on three senior North Korean officials over human rights abuses. The sanctioned officials include Choe Ryong Hae, who has been considered a right-hand man to leader Kim Jong-un.

US backs India's bid for permanent UNSC seat, says both countries are 'global partners'
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US backs India's bid for permanent UNSC seat, says both countries are 'global partners'

Donald Trump administration has reiterated its support for India's bid for a permanent seat in a reformed UN Security Council.

Moon Jae-in arrives in Pyongyang for summit with Kim Jong-un, seeks to reboot stalled denuclearisation talks
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Moon Jae-in arrives in Pyongyang for summit with Kim Jong-un, seeks to reboot stalled denuclearisation talks

The dovish South Korean president will hold at least two meetings with the North's leader, where he will try to convince Pyongyang to carry out substantive steps towards disarmament.

Denuclearisation to top Moon Jae-in's Pyongyang agenda; improving inter-Korean ties, easing military tensions
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Denuclearisation to top Moon Jae-in's Pyongyang agenda; improving inter-Korean ties, easing military tensions

Moon will fly to the North Korean capital on Tuesday for his third summit with Kim in the latest stage of a diplomatic thaw on the peninsula, although progress has stalled in denuclearisation talks between Pyongyang and Washington.

North, South Korea open first liaison office for better communication ahead of Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un meeting
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North, South Korea open first liaison office for better communication ahead of Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un meeting

The liaison office's opening came before South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un meet for the third time this year next week to discuss denuclearisation of the peninsula and other issues.

Donald Trump lauds Kim Jong-un for holding North Korea's military parade sans nuclear missiles
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Donald Trump lauds Kim Jong-un for holding North Korea's military parade sans nuclear missiles

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un met in June in Singapore, ending a tense months-long standoff over North Korea's missile and nuclear tests.

No plans to suspend more major military exercises on Korean peninsula, says US amid diplomacy breakdown with North Korea
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No plans to suspend more major military exercises on Korean peninsula, says US amid diplomacy breakdown with North Korea

Defense Secretary James Mattis said at a Pentagon news conference that no decisions had been made about major exercises for next year, but noted that the suspension of drills last summer as a good-faith gesture to North Korea was not open-ended

North, South Korea begin second round of tearful family reunions amid efforts to shore up ties
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North, South Korea begin second round of tearful family reunions amid efforts to shore up ties

South Korea wants to expand the family reunions, but experts say North Korea is reluctant to do so

Moon Jae-in's visit to New Delhi a 'milestone' in re-energising bilateral relations, says South Korean envoy Bong-kil Shin
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Moon Jae-in's visit to New Delhi a 'milestone' in re-energising bilateral relations, says South Korean envoy Bong-kil Shin

The visit of South Korean president Moon Jae-in to India was "remarkable" and "very successful" and lend momentum to upgrade the overall relationship between the two countries, the country's envoy in New Delhi said on Friday.