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North Korean diplomat says Trump has declared war on his country

North Korean diplomat says Trump has declared war on his country

North Korea’s top diplomat said Monday that a weekend tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump was a “declaration of war” and North Korea has the right to retaliate by shooting down U.S. bombers, even in international airspace. It was the latest escalation in a week of undiplomatic exchanges between North Korea and the U.S. during […]

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China’s growing frustration with NKorea offers glimmer hope for US

China’s growing frustration with NKorea offers glimmer hope for US

June 6, WASHINGTON (AP) — There is no sign that the North Korean regime is in danger or that U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping will discuss that possibility when they meet this week in California. Any such talk would alarm North Korea if word got out. China’s growing frustration with longtime […]

June 6, 2013 | By More
North Korean envoy warns China ‘No guarantee of peace,’

North Korean envoy warns China ‘No guarantee of peace,’

BEIJING (AP) — North Korean Vice Marshal Choe Ryong Hae’s visit was part of efforts to mend fences after Pyongyang angered Beijing with recent snubs and moves to develop its nuclear program. The official China News Service said Choe delivered the handwritten letter from Kim to Xi at an afternoon meeting at the Great Hall […]

May 24, 2013 | By More
North Korean Supreme Court sentences US citizen to 15 years hard labour

North Korean Supreme Court sentences US citizen to 15 years hard labour

May 2, AP – Bae, known in North Korea as Pae Jun-Ho, was sentenced to 15 years of “compulsory labor,” KCNA reported Thursday, for “hostile acts” against the North. North Korea has sentenced a US citizen to 15 years of hard labor, the nation’s state news agency has reported. Kenneth Bae had been accused of […]

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