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News North Korea Pyongyang: Kim Jong Un has 'decided' on U.S.-North Korea summit, Seoul says

Published on: Monday 04 November 2019
Kim Jong Un has 'decided' on U.S.-North Korea summit, Seoul says
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2019/11/04/Kim-Jong-Un-has-decided-on-US-North-Korea-summit-Seoul-says/8921572870601/

In preparation for the third summit, not counting the brief Trump-Kim encounter at the truce village of Panmunjom, working-level talks between Pyongyang and Washington could take place in November, or ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: North Korea's Mount Kumgang in a jam without South, analyst says

Published on: Tuesday 05 November 2019
North Korea's Mount Kumgang in a jam without South, analyst says
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2019/11/05/North-Koreas-Mount-Kumgang-in-a-jam-without-South-analyst-says/7241572968500/

Cho Han-bum, a North Korea expert at the Korea Institute for National Unification, said at a policy debate Mount Kumgang became an inter-Korea project because of its symbolism among Koreans across the ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: Commentary: President Trump fell in love with Kim Jong Un — and North Korea kept building missiles

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Commentary: President Trump fell in love with Kim Jong Un — and North Korea kept building missiles
News source: https://www.chicagotribune.com/opinion/commentary/ct-opinion-north-korea-trump-ivo-daalder-20191010-ig4o4otakrhhhcelqynhqdehkq-story.html

Strong military threats and increased sanctions were followed by proactive diplomacy, including three summit meetings, in the hope that this new approach would deliver Pyongyang’s agreement to give up ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: North Korea Blocks Windows of Tall Buildings in Pyongyang to Prevent Spying, Reports Say

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
North Korea Blocks Windows of Tall Buildings in Pyongyang to Prevent Spying, Reports Say
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/04/world/asia/north-korea-blocks-windows-buildings.html

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has blocked the windows of high-rise apartments in Pyongyang, its showcase capital city, to prevent residents from looking down, or spying, on the party and government ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: 'Running in North Korea' Enters the Pyongyang Marathon

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
'Running in North Korea' Enters the Pyongyang Marathon
News source: https://www.outsideonline.com/2402538/running-in-north-korea-film-review

On April 12, 2019, about 50,000 people dressed in dark jackets packed Kim Il-sung Stadium in North Korea’s capital for the Pyongyang Marathon. The sea of spectators clapped with short wooden planks in ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: North Korea says it’s willing to hold talks with the U.S. in September — then launches two more missiles

Published on: Monday 09 September 2019
North Korea says it’s willing to hold talks with the U.S. in September — then launches two more missiles
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/north-korea-says-its-willing-to-hold-talks-with-the-us-in-late-september/2019/09/09/b78f6cb0-d314-11e9-ab26-e6dbebac45d3_story.html

TOKYO — North Korea said it is willing to resume nuclear talks with the United States later this month provided Washington changes its approach — then followed up the offer by firing two more missiles ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: Kidnapped by North Korea in 1978, this Japanese man lived to tell the tale

Published on: Tuesday 10 September 2019
Kidnapped by North Korea in 1978, this Japanese man lived to tell the tale
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/kidnapped-by-north-korea-in-1978-this-japanese-man-is-now-telling-his-tale/2019/09/10/dbcd3dbe-d2c9-11e9-8924-1db7dac797fb_story.html

His girlfriend, Yukiko, was 22. They had been kidnapped by North Korean agents and would spend the next 24 years working for the regime in Pyongyang. “At first, I think I resisted a little,” he said, ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: While Trump continues to tout North Korea talks as success, signs of any progress are hard to find

Published on: Thursday 05 September 2019
While Trump continues to tout North Korea talks as success, signs of any progress are hard to find
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/while-trump-continues-to-tout-north-korea-talks-as-success-signs-of-any-progress-are-hard-to-find/2019/09/05/59dda056-cff8-11e9-8c1c-7c8ee785b855_story.html

Two months after President Trump shook hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Korean demilitarized zone, his administration remains stymied in its efforts to coax Pyongyang back to the ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: North Korea to pursue conventional weapons, pro-Pyongyang paper says

Published on: Wednesday 04 September 2019
North Korea to pursue conventional weapons, pro-Pyongyang paper says
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2019/09/04/North-Korea-to-pursue-conventional-weapons-pro-Pyongyang-paper-says/7021567619455/

Sept. 4 (UPI) --A pro-Pyongyang newspaper in Japan says North Korea is likely to continue developing conventional weapons even if it resumes denuclearization talks. The Choson Sinbo said Wednesday ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: North Korea's Famed Mass Games Suspended After Criticism From Kim Jong Un

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
News source: https://time.com/5602885/north-korea-mass-games-suspended/

North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency ... work attitude” following Monday’s opening performance at Pyongyang’s 150,000-seat May Day Stadium. KCNA said Kim set forth ...

News North Korea Pyongyang: The Latest: Putin says North Korea needs guarantees

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/latest-putin-north-korea-guarantees-63557997

But he noted that North Korea has "an example of Iraq and Libya before its eyes and it doesn't want to repeat their fates." Pyongyang, he added, would need serious guarantees. Putin said he ...