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North Korea unlikely to mourn ‘war maniac’ Bolton’s departure

The timing of John Bolton’s departure is convenient for US diplomacy with North Korea.

North Korea fires 2 projectiles into sea off eastern coast

Kim and Trump's agreement to revive stalled denuclearisation talks sparks Pyongyang to fire a series of missiles and rockets off the eastern coast.

Trump returns to critics after historic N. Korea stop

Critics say Donald Trump is already spending diplomatic capital by meeting Kim Jong-un on his own terms and inviting him to the White House.

Trump says he’ll meet North Korea’s Kim in DMZ

President Donald Trump says he’ll hold a history-making meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone separating the Korean Peninsula.

South Korea’s Moon says Trump-Kim handshake at DMZ would be a...

A handshake between Trump and Kim on the inter-Korean border would be a 'significant milestone' in the process of denuclearising North Korea, South Korean President Moon says.

Trump says Kim won’t break ‘promise to me’ after weapons test

Donald Trump believes Kim Jong Un will not break his promise to the denuclearisation deal.

US hopes to continue talks with N.Korea, says Pompeo

Pompeo is confident that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would live up to his commitment not to resume nuclear and missile testing.

N.Korea denuclearisation still achievable in Trump’s first term

An official also confirmed Washington would seek Pyongyang's 'clarification on the purposes' of rebuilding a long-range rocket launch site.

North Korea offers more talks after nuclear no-deal in Hanoi

North Korea's foreign minister said the country only wanted some of the measures eased, and the offer to "all the nuclear production facilities" in Yongbyon was the best deal it could offer.

Pyongyang offered to close nuclear complex

Pyongyang holds US responsible for the UN sanctions imposed on it over its banned weapons programmes.

‘No agreement’ reached at Kim-Trump nuclear talks

Vague statements from Donald Trump spark doubts about the progress made with Kim Jong-un, as the summit in Hanoi concludes without a public signing ceremony.

Kim, Trump meet for 2nd day of summit talks

The 1st historic summit in Singapore produced little more than a vaguely worded document committing to 'complete denuclearisation'.

Kim, Trump get down to business over N.Korea nukes

The 2 men who once traded personal insults and threats of destruction are holding their 2nd meeting in 8 months.

Trump heads for Kim summit touting N.Korea denuclearisation benefits

The two sides might be able to agree to a formal end of the Korean War, which the North has long called for as a major step towards normalising ties.

Trump and Kim face unanswered questions in Vietnam

Pyongyang sees denuclearisation more broadly, seeking an end to sanctions and what it sees as US threats.

South Koreans fearful of ‘nightmare’ US troop withdrawal

Speculation is building that the US and North Korea could agree to a treaty in return for denuclearisation measures and the withdrawal of US troops might follow.

North Korean leader rides train on way to Vietnam

The train's crossing into China follows days of speculation over Kim's secretive travel plans to Hanoi.

S.Korea’s Moon offers to resume cooperation with N.Korea to help denuclearisation

President Moon Jae-in says that he is ready to undertake anything from reconnecting rail and road links between the two Koreas to other inter-Korean economic cooperation.

US envoy: Hard work still needed before Kim-Trump summit

Stephen Biegun, the US Special Representative for North Korea, said preparatory talks had been productive.

Trump agrees to second Kim summit as nuke deal remains elusive

What the two leaders hope to achieve remains a mystery.

Top N.Korean official in Beijing en route to Washington

Kim Yong-chol's trip comes as expectations grow for a second US-North Korean summit after Kim Jong-un last week went to Beijing.

Trump looks forward to new meeting with Kim Jong-un

North Korea is demanding relief from the multiple sanctions over its banned nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs.

North Korea’s Kim vows more summits with South next year

Kim Jong Un expresses an intention to meet with Moon frequently in 2019" to pursue peace and solve the issue of denuclearising the peninsula together.

North Korea: Denuclearisation includes ‘eliminating US nuclear threat’

North Korea rejects American calls for it to unilaterally denuclearise.