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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 […]

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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 Korea fires 3 short-range missiles follow months of threat impending war with Seoul and US

North Korea fires 3 short-range missiles follow months of threat impending war with Seoul and US

May 18, AP – North Korea fired short-range guided missiles twice in the morning and once in the afternoon off its east coast, the South Korean Defense Ministry said by telephone. The missiles were fired into the Sea of Japan. South Korea’s defense ministry has said North Korea fired three short-range missiles from its east […]

May 18, 2013 | By More
Last seven South Koreans leave factory in North Korea

Last seven South Koreans leave factory in North Korea

May 4, AP – PAJU, South Korea (AP) — The complex in the town of Kaesong, just north of the Koreas’ heavily fortified border, was the rivals’ only remaining symbol of rapprochement. It had employed more than 53,000 North Korean workers and hundreds of South Korean managers until last month, when Pyongyang started gradually blocking […]

May 4, 2013 | By More
North Korea says it will put detained American trial soon

North Korea says it will put detained American trial soon

April 27, PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The indictment of Kenneth Bae comes in the middle of a lull after weeks of war threats and other provocative acts by North Korea against the U.S. and South Korea. It has expressed rage over U.N. sanctions over a February nuclear test and ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills, […]

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