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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and President Moon Jae-in of South Korea at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Wednesday.

South Korea: No change on North Korean sanctions

South Korea never considered lifting sanctions against North Korea imposed over the 2010 sinking of a South Korean warship, the country’s Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon said on Thursday.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has previously met with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

North Korea, US need to narrow difference in initial denuke talks – South Korean...

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the U. S. would need the process of narrowing difference in initial negotiations for the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, South Korea’s unification minister said Monday.

We are ready for talks at any time – North Korea tells Donald Trump

North Korea said Friday it is willing to talk to the United States “at any time” after President Donald Trump abruptly cancelled a summit.

North, South Korea to hold high-level talks May 16

North Korea and South Korea agreed on Tuesday to hold high-level inter-Korea talks on May 16 to discuss steps needed to uphold the pledge to denuclearise the Korean peninsula, South Korea’s Unification Ministry said.

South Korea to pay $2.6m for North’s Olympic presence

Seoul on Wednesday approved a $2.6 million budget to cover expenses for North Koreans visiting for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, officials said, after the North’s leader praised the South’s hospitality.

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.

North Korea to send team to Olympics in Pyeongchang

North Korea has agreed to send a delegation of athletes, supporters and officials to next month's Winter Olympics taking place in South Korea, as tensions on the divided peninsula continue to subside.

Donald Trump ‘absolutely’ willing to talk to North Korea’s Kim Jong-un

US President Donald Trump said he would be willing to talk to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on the phone, but not without conditions.

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.

Kim’s Olympic gambit pushes Trump’s button

US President Donald Trump is not one to hold back when it comes to indulging in nuclear and diplomatic brinkmanship with North Korea's leader whom he calls "Little Rocket Man."

South Korea proposes high-level talks with North on January 9

South Korea Tuesday proposed high-level talks with Pyongyang on January 9, after the North’s leader Kim Jong-Un called for better relations and said his country might attend the Winter Olympics in the South.

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.

South Korea seeks US military drill delay for Olympics

South Korean President Moon Jae-In has proposed delaying annual joint military exercises with the US in an attempt to ease tensions with the nuclear-armed North during next year's Winter Olympics.

Japan detects radio signals pointing to possible North Korea missile test

Japan has detected radio signals suggesting North Korea may be preparing another ballistic missile launch, although such signals are not unusual and satellite images did not show fresh activity, a Japanese government source said on Tuesday.

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