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A South Korean soldier walks past a TV broadcasting a news report on North Korea firing a missile that is believed to be launched from a submarine, in Seoul, South Korea, Oct. 2, 2019.
North Korea's underwater-launched missile has a longer-range than the missiles the country tested earlier this year and is designed to be launched from a submarine that has a potential to pose a threat to the U.S. allies in northeast Asia, experts said.
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2019.10.5 9:00 오후
Bath House North Korean workers use near their compound in Ouakam, Dakar (Photo: Christy Lee / VOA)
A U.N. human rights expert has expressed concern over the working conditions of North Korean workers abroad in response to VOA’s report that uncovered North Korea’s illicit labor activities in Senegal.
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2019.10.3 11:00 오후
From left, U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
If nuclear talks are to be successful, Washington and Pyongyang need to compromise their positions to agree on a shared definition and process of denuclearization, experts say.  
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2019.10.1 8:00 오후
Former National security adviser John Bolton gestures while speaking at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
WASHINGTON - Former National Security Adviser John Bolton said military force has to remain an option in dealing with North Korea's nuclear weapons and missile programs because it will not follow through with its commitment to denuclearize and negotiate away its programs.
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2019.10.1 3:00 오전
Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone
Another summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would hinge on Washington and Pyongyang agreeing on a denuclearization process through working-level talks, experts say. 
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2019.9.30 12:30 오전
North Korean workers jam into a truck to near the compound in Quakam, Dakar to head to construction sites, Sept. 16, 2019. (Credit: Kim Seon-myung)
North Korea has quietly reopened a construction firm in Senegal in an apparent violation of United Nations sanctions targeting Pyongyang’s nuclear programs, VOA Korean has confirmed.
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2019.9.24 9:00 오후
FILE - This photo released by Japan's Ministry of Defense shows what it says is the North Korean-flagged tanker Yu Jong 2, left, and Min Ning De You 078 lying alongside in the East China Sea, Feb. 16, 2018.
Increased international cooperation is essential for curtailing the ship-to-ship transfers that Pyongyang continues to use to evade sanctions, said a former United Nations panel expert on North Korean sanctions enforcement.
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2019.9.19 8:00 오후
FILE - President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in Hanoi, Vietnam, Feb. 28, 2019. At left is then-National Security Adviser John Bolton.
Promised talks this month between the United States and North Korea will give President Donald Trump yet another chance to conclude a deal with the reclusive nation, something that has eluded several of his predecessors.
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2019.9.15 8:00 오후