United Nations Security Council to discuss North Korea missile tests

New Delhi: The United Nations Security Council will meet behind closed doors on Thursday to discuss North Korea’s recent ballistic missiles tests, diplomats said. Britain, France and Germany requested the discussion amid growing concern that Pyongyang is developing long-range weapons in violation of UN Security Council resolutions. North Korea fired two ballistic missiles on Wednesday, […]

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Russia, China block United States (UN) from saying North Korea violated sanctions

New Delhi: Russia and China have blocked the U.N. Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against North Korea from declaring that Pyongyang breached the annual limit for importing refined petroleum products which are key for its economy, two U.N. diplomats said Tuesday. The diplomats said the Russians and Chinese notified the committee before Tuesday’s deadline for […]

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North Korea : Kim Jong says US acting in ‘bad faith’

NEW DELHI : Kim Jong Un has accused the US of acting in “bad faith” in talks on its nuclear arsenal, North Korean state media said Friday as he left Russia following his first summit with President Vladimir Putin. Kim’s armoured train departed the Far Eastern port city of Vladivostok a day after talks that […]

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A documentary on Kim Jong-Un’s Singapore visit aired

Singapore:  A documentary glorifying Chairman Kim Jong-Un’s visit to Singapore for a historic summit with US President Donald Trump has been aired today by North Korea’s state media . The 42-minute long video revealed behind-the-scenes footage of Kim’s unprecedented trip, including of him arriving in Singapore on a Chinese plane and lounging in his luxury hotel. […]

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North and South Korean Militaries held talks for the first time in more than a decade

United States: North and South Korea Militaies on Thursday held talks for the first time in more than a decade. Two-star generals from both sides met just two days. Just after US President Donald Trump floated his plan to halt joint exercises with Seoul, the talks were held in the border village of Panmunjom in […]

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I have ‘absolute right’ to pardon myself in Russia, says Trump

United States: I have the “absolute right” to pardon himself, I had done nothing wrong, asserting his presidential power as the White House is sharpening its political and legal defences against the special counsel in the Russia probe,declared United States President Donald Trump on Monday. Mr. Trump’s comments on Twitter came a day after attorney […]

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Kim Jong-un demonstrated tremendous capacity to lead North Korea: Mike Pompeo

Washington: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the only top American official to have met the North Korean leader twice in recent weeks, said that Kim Jong-un is not a weak leader and he has shown tremendous capacity to lead the country. Pompeo’s statement came after US President Donald Trump cancelled his proposed summit meeting with […]

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Kim Jong Un: North Korea suspends nuclear, ballistic missile testing

North Korea: North Korea on Saturday announced that it will suspend nuclear tests and intercontinental ballistic missile launches ahead of its summits with Seoul and Washington but stopped well short of suggesting it has any intention of giving up its nuclear weapons or scale back its production of missiles and their related component parts. The […]

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