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Pompeo denounces 'lies' by 'traitor' Bolton

John Bolton is spreading a number of lies, fully-spun half-truths and outright falsehoods, Pompeo said in a statement

In this file photo taken on 8 April 2020 US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during the daily briefing on the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in the Brady Briefing Room at the White House, in Washington, DC

North and South Korea exchange gunfire at border

North Korea fired multiple gunshots towards the South in the Demilitarized Zone dividing the peninsula on Sunday, prompting South Korean troops to fire back, Seoul's military said

Mortar sub-units of North Korean Army fire as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (not pictured) guides a drill in this image released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on 10 April.

N Korea state media report Kim Jong Un appearance

After weeks of intense speculation about the health of Kim Jong Un, state news agency KCNA said on Saturday the North Korean leader attended the completion of a fertilizer plant north of Pyongyang, ...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends the completion of a fertiliser plant, together with his younger sister Kim Yo Jong, in a region north of the capital, Pyongyang, in this image released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on 2 May 2020.

If N Korea faces succession, who might replace Kim?

North Korea has never announced who would follow leader Kim Jong Un in the event he is incapacitated, and with no details known about his young children, analysts say his sister and loyalists could ...

Kim Jong Un. Reuters File Photo

China sent medical experts to advise on N Korea’s Kim

On Thursday, US president Donald Trump also downplayed earlier reports that Kim was gravely ill. "I think the report was incorrect," Trump told reporters, but he declined to say if he had been in ...

South Korean people watch a TV broadcasting a news report on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Seoul, South Korea, 21 April 2020.

N Korea calls for stronger coronavirus measures

North Korea called for stronger measures against the rapidly spreading coronavirus pandemic at a meeting presided by leader Kim Jong Un, state media reported Sunday, without acknowledging whether the ...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during a ceremony for the new Pyongyang General Hospital in Pyongyang 17 March 2020.

N Korea insists it is free of coronavirus

North Korea remains totally free of the coronavirus, a senior health official in Pyongyang has insisted, despite mounting scepticism overseas as confirmed global infections near one million

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un observes the firing of suspected missiles in this image released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on 22 March.

N Korea fires 'ballistic missiles': Seoul

North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on Sunday, the fourth such launch this month as the world battles the coronavirus pandemic

N Korea fires 'ballistic missiles': Seoul

US-Iran relations from 1953 coup to 2020 commander killing

Iran promised harsh revenge after a US air strike in Baghdad on Friday killed Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s elite Quds Force and architect of its growing military influence in the ...

US-Iran relations from 1953 coup to 2020 commander killing
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