North Korea boosts Kim’s rising status as global statesman

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 16:40:46 +0000

North Korea boosts Kim’s rising status as global statesman

There’s no question that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in full control of his nation. But a recent change to the way he’s being formally described in the North Korean Constitution may allow him even more diplomatic leverage as he steps with increasing confidence onto the world stage for negotiations over his powerful weapons program.

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North Korea says Kim supervised weapons tests, criticizes Seoul

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 04:51:09 +0000

North Korea says Kim supervised weapons tests, criticizes Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea said Sunday leader Kim Jong Un supervised test-firings of an unspecified new weapons system, which extended a streak of launches that are seen as an attempt to build leverage ahead of negotiations with the United States while driving a wedge between Washington and Seoul.

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North Korea’s Kim: Missile test ‘adequate warning’

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 06 Aug 2019 23:37:19 +0000

North Korea's Kim: Missile test 'adequate warning'

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Wednesday leader Kim Jong Un supervised a live-fire demonstration of newly-developed short-range ballistic missiles he said were intended to send an “adequate warning” to the United States and South Korea over their joint military exercises.

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North Korea fires projectiles twice into sea, says South Korea

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 06 Aug 2019 00:30:16 +0000

North Korea fires projectiles twice into sea, says South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea on Tuesday continued to ramp up its weapons demonstrations by firing unidentified projectiles twice into the sea while lashing out at the United States and South Korea for continuing their joint military exercises that the North says could derail fragile nuclear diplomacy.

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North Korea says it tested new rocket system

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 23:12:12 +0000

North Korea says it tested new rocket system

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea on Thursday said leader Kim Jong Un supervised test firings of a new multiple rocket launcher system he sees as soon serving a “main role” in his military’s land combat operations.

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Kim inspects new sub, wants North Korea’s military bolstered

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 11:36:51 +0000

Kim inspects new sub, wants North Korea's military bolstered

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has inspected a newly built submarine and ordered officials to further bolster the country’s military capabilities.

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Trump and Kim’s DMZ meeting mixes show and substance

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 12:14:56 +0000

Trump and Kim's DMZ meeting mixes show and substance

President Donald Trump became the first sitting American leader to step into North Korea on Sunday as the two made history at the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone.

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Trump heads for historic DMZ meeting with North Korea’s Kim

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 30 Jun 2019 05:20:36 +0000

President Donald Trump, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in shake hands following their news conference at the Blue House in Seoul, Sunday, June 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

President Donald Trump is on his way to the Korean Demilitarized Zone for a historic meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un.

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