Tag Archives: KCNA


North Korea, US, decide, 'Christmas gift', wants, KCNA

North Korea says up to US to decide what ‘Christmas gift’ it wa...

12 December, 2019 1:47 pm 1:47 pm

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea said on Tuesday the United States was trying to drag out denuclearisation talks ahead of the US presidential election next year and issued a veiled threat to Washington to soften its demands, state media reported. Ri Thae Song, North Korea’s vice foreign minister in charge of US affairs, accused Washington … Read More


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South Korea, China urge concessions on both sides to end US-North Korea sta...

01 January, 2019 4:54 pm 4:54 pm

SEOUL/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China and South Korea called for concessions from the United States as well as North Korea, ahead of a possible second summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump, suggesting a US pressure campaign aimed at the North’s denuclearisation may be slipping. South Korean President Moon Jae-in … Read More


North Korea’s Kim Jong Un says talks with Pompeo ‘productive an...

10 October, 2018 9:56 am 9:56 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un described his talks with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday as “productive and wonderful,” state media KCNA said on Monday, striking a positive tone compared with a previous state media stance when talks were stalled. Kim and Pompeo agreed to arrange a summit between … Read More