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From TheJournal.ie North Korea fires projectiles hours after offering talks with US Missiles

North Korea fires projectiles hours after offering talks with US

The US has said it is closely monitoring the situation.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea rejects peace talks with South Korea over military drills Tense

North Korea rejects peace talks with South Korea over military drills

North Korea blamed blamed South Korea and US military exercises.

From The42 Ireland's quest for University Games gold ends with defeat to North Korea Heartbreak

Ireland's quest for University Games gold ends with defeat to North Korea

Dave Connell’s side will now take on either Japan or Russia for a bronze medal on Friday.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea claims released Australian student was 'spying' Deported

North Korea claims released Australian student was 'spying'

Alek disappeared in June but was later freed and deported from North Korea.

From TheJournal.ie Australian student detained in North Korea surfaces in Beijing airport in 'very good' spirits Alek Sigley

Australian student detained in North Korea surfaces in Beijing airport in 'very good' spirits

Alek Sigley disappeared without a trace around 23 June.

From TheJournal.ie 'We seem to get along': Trump invites Kim to meet for handshake at demilitarised zone North Korea

'We seem to get along': Trump invites Kim to meet for handshake at demilitarised zone

The US president also said he would have no problem stepping over the border into North Korea if he meets the country’s leader.

From TheJournal.ie 'Very concerning': Fears for Australian man missing in North Korea Pyongyang

'Very concerning': Fears for Australian man missing in North Korea

Alek Sigley has not been heard from since Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie 'Suspected explosion' causes earthquake near China-North Korea border Hunchun City

'Suspected explosion' causes earthquake near China-North Korea border

It was unclear what caused the explosion.

From TheJournal.ie 'Some small weapons': Trump plays down North Korean missile tests Donald Trump

'Some small weapons': Trump plays down North Korean missile tests

The US President is in Japan ahead of a state visit.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea has fired two short-range missiles, according to South Korean military chiefs Rocket Man

North Korea has fired two short-range missiles, according to South Korean military chiefs

It comes after Pyongyang carried out another military drill on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Trump says Kim Jong Un 'will not break promise' after reports of North Korea missile launches Tensions

Trump says Kim Jong Un 'will not break promise' after reports of North Korea missile launches

South Korea has said North Korea fired a number of projectiles into the sea.

From TheJournal.ie Vladimir Putin could become the middle-man in Trump-Kim denuclearisation talks From Russia With Love

Vladimir Putin could become the middle-man in Trump-Kim denuclearisation talks

Donald Trump was among the topics discussed by the two leaders during their first one-on-one summit.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea billed US $2 million for imprisoned student's medical care Otto Warmbier

North Korea billed US $2 million for imprisoned student's medical care

Otto Warmbier fell into a coma after apparently being tortured behind bars and died days after arriving back in the United States.

From TheJournal.ie Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin vow closer ties as they meet for the first time First Meeting

Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin vow closer ties as they meet for the first time

Both leaders have met in Russia’s eastern city of Vladivostok, after Kim travelled by train from the North.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in Russia for Putin summit Russian Talks

North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in Russia for Putin summit

The talks will be Kim’s first face-to-face meeting with another head of state since his meeting with Trump.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea test-fires weapon with 'powerful warhead' in first since US nuclear talks broke down Combat Power

North Korea test-fires weapon with 'powerful warhead' in first since US nuclear talks broke down

The country’s news agency reported that Kim Jong-Un guided the test-fire.

From TheJournal.ie Kim open to another summit with Trump, with conditions Nuclear Diplomacy

Kim open to another summit with Trump, with conditions

Kim said his personal relationship with Trump remains good.

From TheJournal.ie Kim Jong-nam murder suspect avoids death penalty Malaysia

Kim Jong-nam murder suspect avoids death penalty

The half-brother of North Korea’s Kim Jong-un was killed at Kuala Lumpur airport in 2017.

From TheJournal.ie Trump reverses North Korea sanctions that US imposed yesterday because he 'likes Kim' Decision Reversed

Trump reverses North Korea sanctions that US imposed yesterday because he 'likes Kim'

Trump’s Treasury Department imposed the sanctions to tighten international pressure on North Korea.

From TheJournal.ie US threw away 'golden opportunity' at Hanoi summit, North Korean official says North Korea

US threw away 'golden opportunity' at Hanoi summit, North Korean official says

A nuclear summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, between Kim and Trump ended without agreement on 28 February.

From TheJournal.ie Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling Siti Aisyah

Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling

Siti Aisyah was held for two years on suspicion of killing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half brother.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: I visited North Korea and Kim Jong Un is a recreation of the emperors who ruled Korea for centuries Opinion

Opinion: I visited North Korea and Kim Jong Un is a recreation of the emperors who ruled Korea for centuries

Despite being a product of the Cold War and spouting Marxist and Maoist sounding jargon, Kim is far more of a recreation of the Chosun Emperors than a throwback to Joseph Stalin or Chairman Mao, writes Tom Farrell.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea's election: There's just one approved name on today's ballot Kim Jong One

North Korea's election: There's just one approved name on today's ballot

Analysts say the election is held largely as a political rite to enable the authorities to claim a mandate from the people.

From TheJournal.ie Kim Jong-un may be preparing a missile or space launch, says US report North Korea

Kim Jong-un may be preparing a missile or space launch, says US report

The images were taken before Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un’s meeting in Hanoi for their high-stakes summit, which ended in failure.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea 'rebuilding' main satellite launch site, satellite photos show Rocket Site

North Korea 'rebuilding' main satellite launch site, satellite photos show

The activity was recorded days after the summit North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea offers to hold more nuclear talks with US despite this week's summit breakdown Deal Or No Deal

North Korea offers to hold more nuclear talks with US despite this week's summit breakdown

A meeting between the two countries this week ended unexpectedly early.

From TheJournal.ie 'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached' Rocket Men

'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached'

Trump and Kim were meeting in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi for talks.

From TheJournal.ie 'The potential is awesome': Donald Trump set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam Rocket Men

'The potential is awesome': Donald Trump set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam

Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam today and tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will meet for the second time this week: here's what to expect Rocket Men

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will meet for the second time this week: here's what to expect

The two leaders will hold talks in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi on 27 and 28 February.

From TheJournal.ie 'The future of humanity hangs in the balance': Why the world could not handle a nuclear attack Global Ban This post contains videos

'The future of humanity hangs in the balance': Why the world could not handle a nuclear attack

An expert explains how we could be “headed for a nuclear arms race”.

From TheJournal.ie China's Xi backs second North Korea-US summit, hoping they'll 'meet each other halfway' Denuclearisation Talks

China's Xi backs second North Korea-US summit, hoping they'll 'meet each other halfway'

US-North Korea talks over Pyongyang’s nuclear arsenal have stalled since the first summit in June.

From TheJournal.ie North Korean diplomat in Italy 'in hiding', says South's intelligence officials Jo Song Gil

North Korean diplomat in Italy 'in hiding', says South's intelligence officials

Jo Song Gil, 48, has been acting ambassador in Rome since October 2017.

From TheJournal.ie Kim Jong Un warns US against maintaining current sanctions in New Year's speech North Korea

Kim Jong Un warns US against maintaining current sanctions in New Year's speech

The North Korean leader says the state might be compelled to explore a ‘new path’ of defense if US sanctions remain unchanged.

From The42 Visit North Korea? English football club strikes bizarre deal Random

Visit North Korea? English football club strikes bizarre deal

Blyth Spartans have struck an unlikely new sponsorship arrangement.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea condemns US sanctions, says they could 'block the path to denuclearisation' Sanctions

North Korea condemns US sanctions, says they could 'block the path to denuclearisation'

The warning from the North yesterday came days after the US said it was imposing sanctions on three senior North Korean officials.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump plans meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in 2019 Rocket Men

Donald Trump plans meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in 2019

The pair are hoping to follow-up their historic summit in Singapore in June.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea warns US it may 'seriously' consider return of nuclear policy North Korea

North Korea warns US it may 'seriously' consider return of nuclear policy

It said the policy could return if the US doesn’t end tough economic sanctions against the impoverished regime.

From TheJournal.ie Pompeo hails 'productive' talks with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang Pyongyang

Pompeo hails 'productive' talks with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang

The top US diplomat met with Kim for around two hours this morning in the North’s capital.

From TheJournal.ie 'We fell in love': Trump on exchanging letters with Kim Jong-un From North Korea With Love

'We fell in love': Trump on exchanging letters with Kim Jong-un

Trump told a cheering crowd at a campaign rally that there was once tough talk “back and forth” between him and the North Korean leader.

From TheJournal.ie Denuclearisation: US ready to begin negotiating with North Korea 'immediately' Pyongyang

Denuclearisation: US ready to begin negotiating with North Korea 'immediately'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has invited his North Korean counterpart to meet in New York next week.

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