North Korea wants Pompeo out of nuclear talks – asks for someone ‘more mature’

North Korea no longer wants U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo involved in nuclear talks, calling for someone who “is more careful and mature in communicating”, state media said on Thursday. The... Read more »

Trump would be ‘very disappointed’ in Kim if North Korea rebuilding rocket site

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be very disappointed in North Korean leader Kim Jong Un if reports about rebuilding at a rocket launch site in North Korea were... Read more »

U.S. blocks North Korean air traffic revival ahead of Trump-Kim summit – sources

The United States has blocked efforts by a U.N. agency to improve civil aviation in North Korea at a time when Pyongyang is trying to reopen part of its airspace to foreign... Read more »
Speaker Mahara and DPRK Ambassador Jo Yong Man

North Korea interested in Nepal’s hydro and agro sectors: Speaker Mahara

The Speaker of Nepal, Krishna Bahadur Mahara has shared details of his recent visit with Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s (DPRK) new ambassador Jo Yong Man on Facebook. Among various other details,... Read more »

Trump says to meet North Korea’s Kim in Vietnam in late February

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would hold his second meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam on Feb. 27-28, while giving himself credit for averting a... Read more »

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits China

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is visiting China at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, only days after warning he may take an alternative path if the United States does... Read more »

Pompeo says North Korea ready to let inspectors into nuclear sites

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was ready to allow international inspectors into the North’s nuclear and missile testing sites, one of the... Read more »

No long-range missiles, North Korea military parade features floats and flowers

With no long-range missiles on display, North Korea staged a military parade on Sunday focused on peace and economic development, filled with colored balloons and flowers to mark the 70th anniversary of... Read more »

U.S. detects new activity at North Korea factory that built ballistic missiles

U.S. spy satellites have detected renewed activity at the North Korean factory that produced the country’s first intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, a senior U.S. official said on... Read more »

US Supreme Court upholds Trump’s travel ban

The United States Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld President Trump’s travel ban rejecting the argument that it represented unconstitutional religious discrimination and said it was well within his presidential authority. The ruling... Read more »