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North Korean leader's sister to Biden: Don't cause a stink

North Korean leader's sister to Biden: Don't cause a stink

Kim Yo Jong, sister of Kim Jong Un, warns new US administration against “causing a stink” if it wants peace.Elad Benari, 16/03/2021 02:07
Report: North Korea ignoring Biden's diplomatic outreach

Report: North Korea ignoring Biden's diplomatic outreach

Senior US official says North Korea has not responded to behind-the-scenes diplomatic outreach by Biden administration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2021 02:42
Kim threatens to expand North Korea's nuclear arsenal

Kim threatens to expand North Korea's nuclear arsenal

North Korean leader threatens to expand his nuclear arsenal, but says he will not use nuclear weapons first unless threatened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2021 05:51
Thanks to Trump, this is not 1963 all over again

Thanks to Trump, this is not 1963 all over again

The scolds are blaming him for catching the Covid-19, with no thought to thank him for the world staying quiet while he recuperates.Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, 06/10/2020 14:00
North Korean leader's sister: Another summit will only benefit the US

North Korean leader's sister: Another summit will only benefit the US

Sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says another summit between her brother and US President may not happen this year.Elad Benari, 10/07/2020 06:02
North Korea: We have no intention of resuming talks with US

North Korea: We have no intention of resuming talks with US

Senior North Korean official dismisses comments by South Korean President that another summit between Kim and Trump is in the works.Elad Benari, 07/07/2020 02:02
North Korea: Washington remains a long-term threat

North Korea: Washington remains a long-term threat

North Korea says it sees no improvement in relations with the US, claims Trump only seeks to score political points.Elad Benari, 12/06/2020 02:06
Trump hints he knows what happened to North Korean leader

Trump hints he knows what happened to North Korean leader

"I do have a very good idea but I can't talk about it," says US President when asked about whereabouts of Kim Jong Un.Elad Benari, 28/04/2020 01:56
US offers to help North Korea with coronavirus

US offers to help North Korea with coronavirus

State Department says US “deeply concerned” about possible impact of a coronavirus outbreak in North Korea.Ben Ariel, 14/02/2020 03:04
North Korea abandons nuclear freeze pledge, blames US

North Korea abandons nuclear freeze pledge, blames US

North Korea says it is no longer bound by commitments to halt nuclear and missile testing after US failed to meet year-end deadline.Ben Ariel, 22/01/2020 03:29
US asks North Korea to resume stalled nuclear talks

US asks North Korea to resume stalled nuclear talks

White House national security adviser says Trump administration has reached out to the North Koreans to ask them to resume diplomacy.Elad Benari, 13/01/2020 05:17
North Korean official: Kim doesn't intend to restart talks

North Korean official: Kim doesn't intend to restart talks

Adviser for North Korean foreign ministry says leader won't restart talks with US despite birthday wishes from Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2020 04:45
Pompeo: I hope Kim chooses peace

Pompeo: I hope Kim chooses peace

US Secretary of State responds to North Korea's threats, says he hopes its leader will "take a different course".Elad Benari, 01/01/2020 02:00
Kim: US will 'suffer helplessly' if it maintains hostile approach

Kim: US will 'suffer helplessly' if it maintains hostile approach

North Korean leader warns the world will witness a "new strategic weapon" from his country in 2020, says US will suffer for its "hostility".Elad Benari, 31/12/2019 23:51
US national security adviser warns North Korea against missile test

US national security adviser warns North Korea against missile test

Robert O’Brien warns North Korean leader Kim Jong Un against conducting a ballistic missile test as a “Christmas gift" for the US.Elad Benari, 30/12/2019 04:59
North Korean leader convenes ruling party ahead of US deadline

North Korean leader convenes ruling party ahead of US deadline

Kim Jong Un meets top ruling party officials ahead of his deadline for US to change its stance on stalled talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2019 02:38
Trump: Maybe Kim will give me a nice present

Trump: Maybe Kim will give me a nice present

US President says that North Korean may be planning to give him “a nice present” for Christmas rather than a missile launch.Ben Ariel, 25/12/2019 03:33
Trump: We're watching North Korea very closely

Trump: We're watching North Korea very closely

Trump says he would be disappointed if something is “in the works” in North Korea.Elad Benari, 17/12/2019 00:05
US envoy calls on North Korea to resume talks

US envoy calls on North Korea to resume talks

US special envoy for North Korea says Washington is willing to discuss “all issues of interest.”Elad Benari, 16/12/2019 05:03
North Korea conducts test meant to 'restrain US threat'

North Korea conducts test meant to 'restrain US threat'

North Korea conducts another test at satellite launch site, says its tests are designed to bolster its defenses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/12/2019 02:33
Trump: Kim has 'everything' to lose

Trump: Kim has 'everything' to lose

US President warns North Korean leader against hostility towards the United States.Ben Ariel, 09/12/2019 03:53
North Korea: Denuclearization is 'off the table'

North Korea: Denuclearization is 'off the table'

North Korea’s ambassador to the UN says US attempt at dialogue was a "time-saving trick" and there's no need for lengthy talks now.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2019 04:41
North Korea 'running out of patience' with US

North Korea 'running out of patience' with US

Senior North Korean official: The close ties between Kim and Trump are not enough to prevent diplomacy from derailing.Ben Ariel, 27/10/2019 03:44
Kim says he has a 'special' relationship with Trump

Kim says he has a 'special' relationship with Trump

North Korean official media touts close relations between Kim and Trump, but says US policy makers are "hostile for no reason".Elad Benari, 24/10/2019 01:03
North Korea breaks off talks with US

North Korea breaks off talks with US

North Korean chief negotiator says US was not flexible in nuclear talks. State Department: The discussions were good.Ben Ariel, 06/10/2019 05:23
Report: Kim invited Trump to visit North Korea

Report: Kim invited Trump to visit North Korea

South Korean newspaper reports that North Korean leader sent US President a letter inviting him to visit Pyongyang.Ben Ariel, 16/09/2019 04:06
Trump 'not happy' with North Korean missile tests

Trump 'not happy' with North Korean missile tests

US President says he's "not happy" about North Korea's persistent testing of missiles but denies they violate any agreement.Elad Benari, 26/08/2019 02:05
US to North Korea: Stop the provocations

US to North Korea: Stop the provocations

US says it wants to continue talking with North Korea but it must halt the "provocations".Elad Benari, 26/07/2019 05:52
North Korea: US 'hell bent on hostile acts'

North Korea: US 'hell bent on hostile acts'

North Korea complains to UN about US letter urging countries to send back North Korean workers.Elad Benari, 04/07/2019 03:15
Report: Trump sent Kim an 'excellent' letter

Report: Trump sent Kim an 'excellent' letter

North Korean media reports US President Donald Trump sent leader Kim Jong Un an "excellent" letter.Ben Ariel, 23/06/2019 06:15
Trump 'in no rush' to make deal with North Korea

Trump 'in no rush' to make deal with North Korea

US President touts positive relationship with North Korea's Kim, says no rush to reach deal to dismantle North Korea's nuclear weapons.Elad Benari, 13/06/2019 05:02
In unprecedented move, US seizes North Korean ship

In unprecedented move, US seizes North Korean ship

The announcement comes on the heels of the report that North Korea fired multiple ballistic missiles into the ocean.Sara Rubenstein, 10/05/2019 09:26
Pompeo 'still in charge' of North Korea negotiation team

Pompeo 'still in charge' of North Korea negotiation team

Secretary of State makes clear he's "still in charge of the team" negotiating with North Korea over its nuclear program.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 20/04/2019 00:08
US: North Korean test was not of a ballistic missile

US: North Korean test was not of a ballistic missile

Acting US Defense Secretary says weapons test announced by North Korea was not of a ballistic missile.Elad Benari, 19/04/2019 05:35
US official: Denuclearization of North Korea still possible

US official: Denuclearization of North Korea still possible

Senior official says denuclearization of North Korea is possible despite reports that it has resumed activities at rocket launch site.Elad Benari, 08/03/2019 04:09
Trump and Kim to continue productive talks

Trump and Kim to continue productive talks

North Korean media says Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump decided to continue talks to resolve problems discussed at their Hanoi summit.Elad Benari, 01/03/2019 01:36
Trump, Kim to hold initial meeting on Wednesday

Trump, Kim to hold initial meeting on Wednesday

US President to meet North Korean leader for initial one-on-one meeting on Wednesday before summit in Vietnam.Ben Ariel, 26/02/2019 02:30
US, North Korea to seek common understanding on denuclearization

US, North Korea to seek common understanding on denuclearization

US officials say Trump will ask Kim to give up all of the North’s nuclear weapons at upcoming summit.Ben Ariel, 22/02/2019 06:33
Report: Trump and Kim to meet on February 27 and 28

Report: Trump and Kim to meet on February 27 and 28

Politico reports Trump plans to meet North Korean leader for two-day summit in Vietnam on February 27 and 28.Elad Benari, 06/02/2019 03:11
Trump and Kim to meet again in February

Trump and Kim to meet again in February

White House announces US President will meet North Korean leader at the end of February.Ben Ariel, Canada, 18/01/2019 21:42
Trump to meet top North Korean negotiator

Trump to meet top North Korean negotiator

US President to meet North Korean negotiator Kim Yong Chol at the White House.Ben Ariel, Canada, 18/01/2019 20:09
Report: Top North Korean official to visit Washington

Report: Top North Korean official to visit Washington

Top aide to North Korean leader will reportedly meet Trump and Pompeo in Washington on Friday.Ben Ariel, 17/01/2019 02:34
Kim pledges to achieve results in next meeting with Trump

Kim pledges to achieve results in next meeting with Trump

North Korean leader pledges to make second summit with Trump achieve a result that would be welcomed by the international community.Elad Benari, 10/01/2019 03:36
Trump: US, North Korea negotiating on location for summit

Trump: US, North Korea negotiating on location for summit

US President says negotiations are underway on location of his next summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.Ben Ariel, 07/01/2019 03:07
Trump: I received a 'great letter' from Kim

Trump: I received a 'great letter' from Kim

US President says he received "great letter" from North Korean leader and looks forward to meeting him again.Elad Benari, 03/01/2019 02:04
Trump: Kim realizes North Korea's great economic potential

Trump: Kim realizes North Korea's great economic potential

US President says he looks forward to meeting North Korean leader.Elad Benari, 02/01/2019 02:04
Kim threatens to seek 'new path'

Kim threatens to seek 'new path'

North Korean leader willing to meet Trump “at any time”, but warns he will seek “new path” if US continues to demand unilateral action.Elad Benari, 01/01/2019 04:07
Report: Kim sent Trump 'conciliatory message'

Report: Kim sent Trump 'conciliatory message'

South Korean newspaper says North Korean leader sent conciliatory message to Trump amid stalled talks.Ben Ariel, 31/12/2018 03:42
US sanctions three North Korean officials

US sanctions three North Korean officials

US imposes sanctions on three North Korean officials over country's human rights record. Among those sanctioned is Kim's right-hand man.Ben Ariel, 11/12/2018 04:38
Haley: North Korea postponed meeting with Pompeo

Haley: North Korea postponed meeting with Pompeo

US ambassador to UN says North Korean officials postponed meeting with Secretary of State because they were not ready.Ben Ariel, 09/11/2018 03:38
Pompeo to meet senior North Korean official in New York

Pompeo to meet senior North Korean official in New York

US Secretary of State to meet North Korean official Kim Yong Chol in New York to discuss denuclearization.Ben Ariel, 06/11/2018 02:36
Trump to meet Kim after midterms

Trump to meet Kim after midterms

US President says he aims to hold second summit with North Korean leader after the November midterms.Ben Ariel, 10/10/2018 03:35
Trump and Kim to meet 'as soon as possible'

Trump and Kim to meet 'as soon as possible'

North Korean leader agrees to hold second summit with US President Donald Trump.Ben Ariel, 08/10/2018 04:34
Pompeo leaves for Pyongyang

Pompeo leaves for Pyongyang

US Secretary of State to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, says he will seek to "develop sufficient trust" between the sides.Ben Ariel, 07/10/2018 03:57
Pompeo to meet North Korean leader

Pompeo to meet North Korean leader

US Secretary of State will visit North Korea on Sunday and meet Kim Jong Un.Ben Ariel, 03/10/2018 06:35
Trump on Kim: We fell in love

Trump on Kim: We fell in love

US President praises North Korean leader, says Kim wrote him "beautiful letters".Ben Ariel, Canada, 01/10/2018 00:36
North Korea: We will not disarm if US sanctions us

North Korea: We will not disarm if US sanctions us

North Korea's foreign minister says "no way" his country will disarm first as long as the United States continues to push for sanctions.Elad Benari, 30/09/2018 04:21