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(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP, File)
October 09, 2018 - 9:20 am
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants Pope Francis to visit the officially atheist country, South Korea said Tuesday.
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(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP)
September 18, 2018 - 5:00 pm
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation. South Korean media pool reports say Kim made the comment during a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. The reports say Kim...
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(Hwang Gwang-mo/Yonhap via AP)
September 07, 2018 - 5:24 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Friday that he is pushing for "irrevocable progress" in efforts to rid North Korea of its nuclear weapons by the end of this year as he prepares for his third summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
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(Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP)
August 20, 2018 - 5:20 am
Dozens of elderly South Koreans crossed the heavily fortified border into North Korea on Monday for heart-wrenching meetings with relatives most haven't seen since they were separated by the turmoil of the Korean War.
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(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
August 09, 2018 - 5:30 am
The rival Koreas will meet Monday for high-level talks meant to prepare for a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, South Korea said, the third such meetings between the leaders in recent months.
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(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
July 23, 2018 - 5:23 am
Japan recorded its highest temperature ever Monday as a deadly heat wave continued to grip a wide swath of the country and nearby South and North Korea.
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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
June 12, 2018 - 9:26 am
President Donald Trump rocked the region with the stunning announcement Tuesday that he was halting annual U.S.-South Korean military drills — and wants to remove the 28,500 U.S. troops stationed in the South as a deterrent against North Korea.
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(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 22, 2018 - 1:55 pm
President Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that a planned historic meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un could be delayed. He said, "There's a very substantial chance that it won't work out" for June 12.
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(Korea Summit Press Pool via AP, File)
May 15, 2018 - 4:05 pm
North Korea canceled a high-level meeting Wednesday with South Korea and threatened also to call off a historic summit planned later this month with the United States due to ongoing military exercises between the South and the U.S., South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported.
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(Korea Summit Press Pool via AP)
April 27, 2018 - 2:25 pm
President Donald Trump claimed credit Friday for a historic inter-Korean summit and insisted that the United States was "not going to be played" by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
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