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Donald Trump’s nuclear button boast the ‘spasm of a lunatic’ – North Korea

North Korea on Tuesday denounced President Donald Trump's tweeted message that he has a bigger nuclear button than its leader Kim Jong-Un as the "spasm of a lunatic" and the "bark of a rabid dog".

North Korea raises charming cheerleaders for Winter Olympics

The inclusion of an all-singing, all-dancing Olympic cheer-leading squad as a key element of the most significant diplomatic breakthrough on the Korean Peninsula in two years may, at first, seem like an odd choice for two countries who are still technically at war.

South Korea’s Moon Jae In says willing to meet Kim Jong Un

South Korean President Moon Jae In is willing to meet North Korean counterpart Kim Jong Un “under the right conditions,” the South Korean leader said in Seoul on Wednesday.

North Korea to send team to Pyeongchang Winter Games

North Korea said during rare talks with the South on Tuesday it will send a delegation to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea next month and Seoul said it was prepared to lift some sanctions temporarily to facilitate the visit if needed.

Pope calls on International community to ease tensions on Korean peninsula

Pope Francis called on the international community to support dialogue to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula and to work for a legally binding ban on nuclear weapons.

North Korea names delegates for South Korea talks

North Korea has named its delegation for a rare high-level meeting with the South this week, the unification ministry in Seoul said Sunday, as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cautiously welcomed the talks.

Donald Trump hopes Korea talks go ‘beyond the Olympics’

US President Donald Trump said Saturday that he hopes rare talks between North and South Korea will go “beyond the Olympics,” with Washington joining the process at the “appropriate time.”

Talks between North and South Korea, good thing – Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump said Thursday that high-level talks set for next week between North and South Korea are “a good thing,” while also seemingly taking credit for them.

China welcomes proposed talks between North and South Korea

China “welcomes and supports” South Korea’s initiative to hold high-level talks with North Korea ahead of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Tuesday.

South Korea welcomes Pyongyang’s Olympic participation

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has welcomed Kim Jong Un’s apparent willingness to enter into dialogue and called for swift measures to help North Korea participate in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics during a Cabinet meeting, in Seoul, on Tuesday.

35 Nigerians design mascots for 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Mr Han Sungrae, the Director of Korean Cultural Centre said about 35 Nigerians have designed the mascots for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, in South Korea, next year.

Russia banned from Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Russia has been banned from the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics by the International Olympics Committee (IOC).

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