North, South Korea agree to joint teams for Asian Games

Jun 18 2018

Two Koreas agreed to march together under a unified peninsula flag and form combined teams to compete in the next Asian Games, they said in a joint statement.

Malaysia to reopen embassy in North Korea: Mahathir

Jun 12 2018

Malaysia will reopen its embassy in Pyongyang, suggesting an end to the diplomatic row over the assassination of Kim’s half-brother in Kuala Lumpur last year.

Trump and Kim set to arrive in Singapore for historic summit

Jun 10 2018

Trump and Kim are expected to land in Singapore within hours of each other in advance of a historic summit over the reclusive country’s arsenal of nuclear weapons.

As Kim arrives in Singapore, no North Korean comrades in sight

Jun 07 2018

Stella Choi, works just across the elevator lobby from the modest suites that make up North Korea’s embassy.

Air China to resume flights between Beijing, Pyongyang

Jun 05 2018

Air China said on Tuesday that it will restart flights between Pyongyang and Beijing.

Syria's Assad says will visit North Korea, news agency reports

Jun 03 2018

Syrian President Assad said he plans to visit North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, North Korean state media reported, potentially the first meeting between Kim and another head of state in Pyongyang.

Lavrov meets Kim in Pyongyang, invites him to Moscow

May 31 2018

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, the Russian foreign ministry said, and invited him to visit Russia.

US delegation in N Korea to prepare for summit with Kim: Trump

May 28 2018

Trump said a US team was in North Korea to plan a summit with its leader Kim Jong Un, indicating that the much-anticipated meeting could take place as scheduled.

South Korea to play 'mediator' to resolve N Korea-US summit doubts

May 17 2018

South Korea is seeking to mediate to bridge the gap between US and North Korea as they appear to have “some kind of difference in stances” ahead of a planned summit.

Asian shares fall as North Korea suspends talks, US yields climb

May 16 2018

Asian stock markets dipped after Pyongyang abruptly called off talks with Seoul, throwing a US-North Korean summit into doubt, while surging bond yields revived worries.

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