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As Trump, South Korea’s president meet North Korea and free trade on front burner – CNBC


CNBC

As Trump, South Korea's president meet North Korea and free trade on front burner
CNBC
Moon, who took office in May, begins the summit Thursday and is likely to hear Trump's demands on renegotiating a U.S.-South Korea free-trade deal and the administration's latest approach to the nuclear and ballistic missile threat from North Korea, …
What China wants in return for pressuring North KoreaWashington Examiner
Will China and America Roll Back North Korea's Nuclear Program?The National Interest Online (blog)
APTOPIX South Korea North Korea TaekwondoColorado Springs Gazette

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Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:56 pm

Congress readies North Korean travel ban – WYFF Greenville


WYFF Greenville

Congress readies North Korean travel ban
WYFF Greenville
The House foreign affairs committee will mark up a bipartisan bill that would outlaw most US travel to North Korea for five years. The legislation would ban tourism travel altogether and require US citizens who do visit the country to get a license
North Korea news LIVE: Donald Trump frustrated with China amid tensions over Otto WarmbierExpress.co.uk
Congress to take up bill banning tourism to North Korea following Otto Warmbier's deathNew York Daily News
Haunting image of Otto Warmbier demands action against North KoreaThe Hill (blog)
Waynesboro Record Herald –Dhaka Tribune
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Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:07 pm

North Korea’s new smartphone is part Apple, part Samsung – Mashable


Mashable

North Korea's new smartphone is part Apple, part Samsung
Mashable
The phone, named after a Korean rhododendron, would be "entirely domestically produced" in the reclusive dictatorship, according to state-run DPRK Today. DPRK Today said that the phone was designed and assembled domestically, from its appearance …
North Korea's New Smartphone Looks an Awful Lot Like an iPhoneGizmodo
Latest North Korean Smartphone Looks Almost Identical to iPhoneDigital Trends

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Posted on 28 June 2017 | 9:58 am

Exclusive: China’s CNPC Suspends Fuel Sales to North Korea as Risks Mount-Sources – New York Times


Reuters

Exclusive: China's CNPC Suspends Fuel Sales to North Korea as Risks Mount-Sources
New York Times
BEIJING — China National Petroleum Corp has suspended sales of fuel to North Korea over concerns the state-owned oil company won't get paid, as pressure mounts on Pyongyang to rein in its nuclear and missile programmes, three sources told Reuters.
North Korea calls for execution of ex-South Korea leader over 'assassination' plotReuters
North Korea threat boosts bomb shelter sales in JapanAljazeera.com
North Korea vows to execute former South Korean presidentWashington Post
The Guardian –Bloomberg
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Posted on 28 June 2017 | 8:27 am

Terry Branstad Hopes to Work With China on North Korea, Trade – Wall Street Journal (subscription)


Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Terry Branstad Hopes to Work With China on North Korea, Trade
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
The new U.S. ambassador to China talked to reporters in Beijing about soybeans, North Korea's nuclear weapons and medical treatment for Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo. Photo: Getty Images …
New US ambassador to China says North Korea a top priorityReuters
US says needs to work together with China on North Korea, tradeeuronews

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Posted on 28 June 2017 | 7:59 am

North Korea: Trump’s ‘America First’ policy is like Nazism – The Hill


The Hill

North Korea: Trump's 'America First' policy is like Nazism
The Hill
The remarks from North Korea's state-run media come after the Trump administration's condemnation of the country for the June death of American student Otto Warmbier, who was released from North Korean custody in a coma after being arrested for …
North Korea likens Donald Trump to Hitler – National | Globalnews.caGlobalnews.ca
North Korea Says Trump Is Following Hitler's Path and His 'America First' Policies Are More Brutal Than NazismNewsweek
North Korea compares Trump to Hitler in harshest language so far out of PyongyangMarketWatch
Fox News –The Week Magazine –Telegraph.co.uk –Wall Street Journal
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Posted on 28 June 2017 | 2:07 am

North Korea ‘developing HYDROGEN BOMB capable of causing blast as hot as the Sun’ – Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk

North Korea 'developing HYDROGEN BOMB capable of causing blast as hot as the Sun'
Express.co.uk
The professor visited Kim Jong-un's uranium-enrichment facility in Yongbyon during a trip to North Korea in 2010. He said: "The evidence is quite clear that North Korea is able to produce tritium, which is necessary for a hydrogen bomb to create fusion.
North Korea advancing deadly H-BOMB as tensions with US growDaily Star
H-Bomb Could Be Next Addition to North Korean Nuke ArsenalSputnik International

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Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:58 am

What even exiled North Koreans miss about home – CBS News


CBS News

What even exiled North Koreans miss about home
CBS News
INCHEON, South Korea — The little restaurant isn't much to look at. It's across the street from an empty lot in a city where bland high-rise apartment buildings sprawl in every direction. Boxes of dried fish are stacked by the front window. A dirty
Finding comfort, and North Korea, in a tiny restaurant – ABC NewsABC News

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Posted on 27 June 2017 | 9:00 am

North Korea at the top of agenda as South Korea’s new president comes to DC – Washington Post


Washington Post

North Korea at the top of agenda as South Korea's new president comes to DC
Washington Post
Instead, Moon Jae-in will be going to the White House for what is shaping up to be a challenging summit, with the leaders taking sharply different approaches to dealing with North Korea and a continuing disagreement over an American antimissile system …
North Korea and the dangers of America firstThe Straits Times
Lawmakers: Missing student might have been abducted by North KoreaWashington Examiner
North Korea v US LIVE: Updates as North Korea refuses to halt nuclear development – latestExpress.co.uk
BBC News –New York Times –fox13now.com –Fox News
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Posted on 27 June 2017 | 7:04 am

How to put a stop to North Korea’s brazen impunity – CNN


CNN

How to put a stop to North Korea's brazen impunity
CNN
(CNN) The death of Otto Warmbier, a 22-year-old student from Ohio imprisoned in North Korea since last year, should be a wake-up call to the international community. Warmbier, who was arrested in January 2016 after attempting to remove a political
Here's what it will cost you to travel to North KoreaCBS News
Tourism to North Korea isn't about engagement. It's torture porn …Stuff.co.nz
Why the North Korean economy is growingThe Economist (blog)
AOL –Daily Star –PEOPLE.com –New York Daily News
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Posted on 26 June 2017 | 8:50 pm

North Korea – BingNews

North Korea vows to execute former South Korean president

North Korea has vowed to execute South Korea’s former president and her spy director, accusing them of planning to assassinate its supreme leadership. The official Korean Central News Agency said Wednesday that North Korea will impose a “death penalty” on …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 6:34 am

North Korea calls for execution of ex-South Korea leader over ‘assassination’ plot

SEOUL North Korea said on Wednesday it has issued a standing order for the execution of former South Korean President Park Geun-hye and her spy chief for a plot to assassinate its leader, and it demanded that the South hand the pair over. The North’s …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 6:09 am

Congress readies North Korean travel ban

(CNN)Congress plans to take up new legislation as soon as next month to implement a ban on travel to North Korea by US citizens following Otto Warmbier’s death after he was imprisoned by North Korea for 17 months. The House foreign affairs committee will …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 3:00 am

Donald Trump considering China sanctions over North Korea, say officials

US president Donald Trump is growing increasingly frustrated with China over its inaction on North Korea and bilateral trade issues and is now considering possible trade actions against Beijing, three senior administration officials told Reuters.

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 2:59 am

Exclusive: China’s CNPC Suspends Fuel Sales to North Korea as Risks Mount-Sources

BEIJING — China National Petroleum Corp has suspended sales of fuel to North Korea over concerns the state-owned oil company won’t get paid, as pressure mounts on Pyongyang to rein in its nuclear and missile programmes, three sources told Reuters.

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 1:27 am

Terry Branstad Hopes to Work With China on North Korea, Trade

The new U.S. ambassador to China talked to reporters in Beijing about soybeans, North Korea’s nuclear weapons and medical treatment for Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo. Photo: Getty Images

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:59 am

North Korea may take us to the brink, warns former undersecretary of state

North Korea may take us to the brink, warns former undersecretary of state Former undersecretary of state Wendy Sherman worries that diplomacy with North Korea may take the U.S. ‘to the brink’ before it sees success. Sherman speaks with USA TODAY …

Posted on 28 June 2017 | 12:58 am

South Korea escalating weapons buildup near North Korea maritime border

An exclusive report putting perspective on the week’s most important developments. June 27 (UPI) –South Korea has either deployed or is in the process of deploying a range of weapon systems in the Yellow Sea, near the North Korea maritime border.

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 7:12 pm

North Korea at the top of agenda as South Korea’s new president comes to D.C.

SEOUL — When South Korea’s new president visits the United States this week for his first meeting with President Trump, there will be no cozy dinners at Mar-a-Lago or rounds of golf in the Florida sunshine. Instead, Moon Jae-in will be going to the …

Posted on 27 June 2017 | 12:00 am

North Korean horror: Newly exposed video reveals brutal tactics of Otto Warmbier’s sadistic torturers

Many detainees are tortured into confessing crimes they didn’t even commit. And this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the treatment of inmates inside Kim Jong Un’s torture chambers and prison camps. The brutality of the North Korean …

Posted on 25 June 2017 | 9:00 pm

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