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North Korea Warns Of Actions Against US-Australia Nuclear Submarine Deal

Sep 20, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

North Korea also referenced the "backstabbing" remarks of US ally, France. Says that there would be corresponding actions if "even the smallest negative affect on our country's safety" is observed.

North Korea Tests Missiles After A Stressful Pandemic Break

Sep 13, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

After seeing it's economy ravage under the pandemic, North Korea is back at its missile endeavours after a year. State media reported these long-range cruise missiles as "strategic weapon of great significance”.


Joe Biden's Special Envoy Urges North Korea To Return To Talks

Sung Kim's visit to Seoul comes amid declining expectations for a quick resumption of talks and new tensions over ongoing U.S.-South Korean military exercises.

Kim Jong Un Pays Tribute To China's War Dead In North Korea

Jul 29, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

China fought alongside North Korea against South Korea and US-led UN forces during the Korean War, which ended with an armistice, not a peace treaty.


Seoul Spy Agency: No Sign That North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Has Been Vaccinated

The National Intelligence Service told lawmakers in a closed-door briefing that it hasn't detected any information that North Korea has acquired vaccines, according to Ha Tae-keung, one of the legislators who attended the session.

19 June, 2021

Kim Jong Un ‘Solemnly Swears’ To Steer North Korea Through Economic Troubles

Associated Press (AP)

Kim Jong Un summoned the ruling Workers' Party's Central Committee to discuss efforts to salvage a dismal economy


16 June, 2021

Is Kim Jong Un Healthy? The North Korean Leader’s Thinner Physique Triggers Speculations

Associated Press (AP)

Kim's health matters in Seoul, Washington and other world capitals because he hasn't publicly anointed a successor who would control an advancing nuclear program targeting the US and its allies — if he is incapacitated.


08 June, 2021

Kim Jong Un Presents Economic Plans To Stabilize Post-Covid N Korean Economy

Associated Press (AP)

Kim could use the upcoming Central Committee meeting to address the stalled nuclear diplomacy, said experts


24 March, 2021

North Korea Conducts Short-Range Missile Test After Kim Jong-Un's Sister Threatens US, South Korea

Associated Press (AP)

North Korea has ignored offers from the new Biden administration to resume negotiations between the two countries.


23 March, 2021

Xi Jinping, Kim Jong Un Share Messages Reaffirming China-North Korea Alliance

Associated Press (AP)

According to KCNA and China's Xinhua news agency, Xi in his own message to Kim described bilateral relations as a 'valuable asset' to both countries and vowed to make unspecified contributions to the peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula.


08 January, 2021

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Vows To Improve Ties With Outside World At Party Meeting

Associated Press (AP)

In his speech on the third day of the meeting Thursday, Kim 'declared the general orientation and the policy stand of our party for comprehensively expanding and developing the external relations'


07 January, 2021

Kim Jong Un Pledges To Expand Nuclear Capability, Bolster North Korea's Military

Associated Press (AP)

Kim's speech likely contained 'sensitive contents' that can provoke the United States and South Korea, a researcher said


28 December, 2020

Mired In Crises, North Korea's Kim Jong Un To Open Big Party Meeting

Associated Press (AP)

While few question Kim's grip on power, there is still room for things to get worse, especially if the world fails to find a quick way out of the Covid-19 crisis.


10 October, 2020

North Korea Unveils New Ballistic Missile, Weapons At Military Parade

Associated Press (AP)

The weapons included the North's biggest-yet ICBM, which was mounted on an 11-axel launch vehicle that was also seen for the first time, and a presumptive new solid-fuel weapon designed to be fired from submarines.


03 July, 2020

All Is Well In North Korea: Kim Jong Un Maintains 0 Coronavirus Cases In Country

Associated Press (AP)

Kim told a ruling party meeting that the country has 'thoroughly prevented the inroad of the malignant virus and maintained stable anti-epidemic situation despite the worldwide health crisis.'


16 June, 2020

North Korea's Military Threatens To Reenter Demilitarised Border Areas

Associated Press (AP)

The powerful sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un days earlier said the North Korea would demolish a 'useless' inter-Korean liaison office in the border town of Kaesong.


02 May, 2020

North Korea's Kim Jong Un Appears In Public Amid Health Rumours

Associated Press (AP)

South Korea's government, which has a mixed record of tracking Pyongyang's ruling elite, repeatedly downplayed speculation that Kim, believed to be 36, was in poor health following surgery.


27 April, 2020

'Alive And Well': South Korea On Kim Jong-un Amid Reports Of Poor Health

Outlook Web Bureau

There has been widespread speculation about the "deteriorating health" and absence of Kim in the media, particularly in the US, over the last week or so.


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People wearing protective masks are seen on a train that is traveling through Shinjuku district in Tokyo.

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Framed through a cave opening at Ita Pyta Punta or Cape Red Rock, empty boats sit moored on the banks of the Paraguay River, in Asuncion, Paraguay amid a prolonged drought, resulting in low water levels.

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White flags that are part of artist Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg's "In America: Remember," a temporary art installation to commemorate Americans who have died of COVID-19, stand on the National Mall in Washington.

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Pope Francis gives the thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican.

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