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FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2020, file photo, State Commission of Quality Management staff in protective gear disinfects a ground…
The U.N. Sanctions Committee said it is ready to consider exemptions that would allow aid to North Korea to help the country battle the fast-spreading coronavirus.
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2020.2.14 5:59 오전
Artworks featuring U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are displayed at a gallery in Thursday, Feb…
As North Korea returns to self-reliance to maintain its faltering state-run economy, experts said sanctioning the financial lifelines of regime leaders might put added pressure on Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons program.
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2020.1.27 8:35 오후
People watch a TV screen showing a file image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump, left, during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Dec. 31, 2019.
The personal relationship between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump has no impact on Pyongyang’s denuclearization stance toward Washington, said experts.
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2020.1.14 10:00 오전
People watch a TV screen showing the live broadcast of South Korean President Moon Jae-in's New Year's speech at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020. Moon said he hopes to see North Korean leader Kim Jong Un…
Responding to South Korean president’s call for renewed inter-Korean cooperation, the U.S. said it expected to continue to work with Seoul ‘to ensure that U.N. sanctions are fully implemented’.
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2020.1.10 3:00 오전
President Donald Trump addresses the nation from the White House on the ballistic missile strike that Iran launched against Iraqi air bases housing U.S. troops, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence and others looks on…
Iran's attacks on Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops as Tehran announced it will no longer comply with restrictions on uranium enrichment may encourage North Korea to perfect its nuclear and missile technologies, experts said.
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2020.1.9 8:00 오후
People watch a TV screen showing the live broadcast of South Korean President Moon Jae-in's New Year's speech at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, Jan. 7, 2020.
Pyongyang is unlikely to respond positively to a call by South Korean President Moon Jae-in for reviving inter-Korean projects and efforts to invite North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to Seoul, experts say.
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기자 한상미
2020.1.8 8:00 오후
FILE PHOTO: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends the 5th Plenary Meeting of the 7th Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) in this undated photo released on December 31, 2019 by North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). KCNA via…
U.S. efforts to deal with Iran in the coming days could divert its attention from Pyongyang, meanwhile the killing of Iran’s top military general by the U.S. could prompt North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to reassess how willing the U.S. is to use force, experts said.
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2020.1.3 11:00 오후
This picture taken during the period of December 28 to December 31, 2019 and released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on January 1, 2020 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attending a session of the 5th Plenary…
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un recently indicated the road to denuclearization has come to an end, but experts say he left a door open for diplomacy with the U.S. in his statements Wednesday.
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2020.1.3 10:00 오후
김정은 북한 국무위원장이 노동당 중앙위원회 제7기 제5차 전원회의를 주재했다고 관영 '조선중앙통신'이 30일 보도했다.
North Korea's "Christmas gift" might be still to come as Pyongyang is likely to ramp up military tensions and the threats of missile launches to gain concessions from the U.S., said experts, as tensions heighten on the Korean peninsula.
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2019.12.30 6:00 오후
Visitors watch a photo showing North Korea's missile launch at the Unification Observation Post in Paju, South Korea, near the border with North Korea, Dec. 13, 2019.
As Pyongyang appears to be preparing to launch a long-range missile, experts see an end to a diplomatic process Washington has pursued to denuclearize North Korea.
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2019.12.18 11:00 오후
FILE - U.S. President Donald Trump visits U.S. troops based in Osan Air Base, South Korea June 30, 2019.
Washington's call for a sharp increase in Seoul's share of its defense costs is an untimely demand that could put the readiness of the combined U.S. and South Korean forces at risk at a time when North Korea is escalating threats, said experts.
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2019.12.12 10:00 오후
People watch a TV screen showing a file image of a ground test of North Korea's rocket engine during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. North Korea said Sunday it carried out a "very important…
Experts: N. Korea Tested an Engine, Possibly for a Long-Range Missile
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2019.12.10 12:50 오전
A South Korean Vietnam War veteran shouts during a rally to denounce the United States' demand for raising the defense costs for stationing U.S. troops in South Korea, near the U.S. embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Nov. 20, 2019.
Top House Democrats Raise Concerns Over Trump's Cost-Sharing Demands to Seoul
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2019.12.4 9:27 오후
A projectile is fired during North Korea's missile tests in this undated picture released by North Korea's Central News Agency (KCNA) on November 28, 2019. KCNA via REUTERS    ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. REUTERS IS…
Despite Washington’s efforts to maintain a dialog with Pyongyang, chances for a diplomatic breakthrough leading to the denuclearization of North Korea are fading away, said experts, as the two nations remain locked in their position.
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2019.12.4 8:00 오후
FILE - North Korea's flag flies on a tower high above the village of Ki Jong Dong, as seen from an observation post in Panmunjom, March 25, 2012.
Eleven North Korean defectors detained in Vietnam are asking the South Korean government to provide asylum in Seoul so they can avoid being deported to North Korea, according to a South Korean activist group.
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기자 안소영
2019.12.4 7:00 오후