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#Kim Jong-un

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 10 October, 2020

'Masks and missiles don't mix': North Korea holds giant military parade, ignoring pandemic fears
# Parade
# Parade

'Masks and missiles don't mix': North Korea holds giant military parade, ignoring pandemic fears

Updated Oct 10th 2020, 4:00 PM 45,872 Views 63 Comments

The state is commemorating the 75th anniversary of the North’s ruling Workers’ Party.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 25 September, 2020

Kim Jong Un apologises for 'disgraceful' shooting of South Korean fisheries official
# Tensions
# Tensions

Kim Jong Un apologises for 'disgraceful' shooting of South Korean fisheries official

Sep 25th 2020, 7:49 AM 40,272 Views 26 Comments

The official was shot dead on Tuesday by North Korean soldiers.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 26 July, 2020

North Korea places border city in lockdown over fears of first Covid-19 patient
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korea places border city in lockdown over fears of first Covid-19 patient

Jul 26th 2020, 7:08 AM 31,899 Views 39 Comments

Pyongyang claims testing has shown the person is “suspected to be infected”.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 22 June, 2020

Kim Jong Un 'gets huge laugh' over Trump's perception of relationship, ex-aide John Bolton claims
# Trump
# Trump

Kim Jong Un 'gets huge laugh' over Trump's perception of relationship, ex-aide John Bolton claims

Jun 22nd 2020, 7:18 AM 38,614 Views 23 Comments

Bolton spoke to ABC News for his first interview ahead of tomorrow’s release of his tell-all book.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

North Korea 'blows up liaison office' as tensions rise with South Korea
# Demilitarised Zones
# Demilitarised Zones

North Korea 'blows up liaison office' as tensions rise with South Korea

Jun 16th 2020, 8:54 AM 17,881 Views 15 Comments

North Korea’s military has recently threatened to move back into zones that were demilitarised under inter-Korean peace agreements.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

North Korea severs communication with the South over defectors sending anti-Kim leaflets over the border
# Korean Peninsula
# Korean Peninsula

North Korea severs communication with the South over defectors sending anti-Kim leaflets over the border

Jun 9th 2020, 7:00 AM 12,474 Views 8 Comments

Defectors have sent leaflets to the North by balloon and bottle criticising Kim Jong Un over his weapons programmes and human rights abuses.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Kim Jong Un makes first public appearance in 20 days amid rumours of ill health
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kim Jong Un makes first public appearance in 20 days amid rumours of ill health

May 2nd 2020, 7:25 AM 46,394 Views 64 Comments

The Korean Central News Agency reported that Kim attended the ceremony Friday in Sunchon with other senior officials.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 27 April, 2020

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un is 'alive and well', South Korea security advisor says
# Speculation
# Speculation

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un is 'alive and well', South Korea security advisor says

Apr 27th 2020, 7:49 AM 26,637 Views 36 Comments

There has been speculation over Kim’s health following his absence from a key anniversary last week.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Satellite photos locate Kim Jong Un’s train as health rumours persist
# North Korea
# North Korea

Satellite photos locate Kim Jong Un’s train as health rumours persist

Apr 26th 2020, 7:28 AM 92,299 Views 72 Comments

Speculation has been rife since the leader skipped the April 15 commemoration of the 108th birthday of his grandfather.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

South Korea plays down reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in 'grave danger after a surgery'
# Speculation
# Speculation

South Korea plays down reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in 'grave danger after a surgery'

Apr 21st 2020, 8:39 AM 45,312 Views 44 Comments

CNN cited a US official saying that Washington was “monitoring intelligence” on the matter.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 22 March, 2020

North Korea says Trump wrote letter offering cooperation in 'anti-epidemic work'

North Korea says Trump wrote letter offering cooperation in 'anti-epidemic work'

Mar 22nd 2020, 7:33 AM 28,048 Views 49 Comments

This comes as a hiatus in disarmament talks between the two nations drags on.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

Kim Jong-un calls for ‘military counter-measures’ ahead of highly-anticipated New Year address
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kim Jong-un calls for ‘military counter-measures’ ahead of highly-anticipated New Year address

Dec 31st 2019, 12:32 PM 14,923 Views 20 Comments

Kim spoke for seven hours during the ruling Workers’ Party meeting in Pyongyang.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

Trump says North Korea's threat of 'Christmas gift' to US may be a 'beautiful vase as opposed to a missile test'
# Nuclear Threat
# Nuclear Threat

Trump says North Korea's threat of 'Christmas gift' to US may be a 'beautiful vase as opposed to a missile test'

Dec 24th 2019, 6:03 PM 17,455 Views 26 Comments

Nuclear talks between the US and North Korea have been stalled since a February summit fell apart.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 14 December, 2019

North Korea conducts another 'crucial test' at long-range rocket site
# Nuclear Threat
# Nuclear Threat

North Korea conducts another 'crucial test' at long-range rocket site

Dec 14th 2019, 12:58 PM 13,920 Views 16 Comments

North Korea continues to pressure the Trump administration over an end-of-year deadline to salvage faltering nuclear negotiations.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 9 December, 2019

Trump warns Kim Jong Un had 'everything' to lose through hostility towards US
# Weapons Test
# Weapons Test

Trump warns Kim Jong Un had 'everything' to lose through hostility towards US

Dec 9th 2019, 7:15 AM 7,932 Views 7 Comments

This comes as Pyongyang said it had carried out a major new weapons test.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 8 December, 2019

North Korea conducts 'very important test', according to state media
# Tensions
# Tensions

North Korea conducts 'very important test', according to state media

Dec 8th 2019, 10:43 AM 20,417 Views 21 Comments

Pyongyang has carried out a number of launches at the same site where the latest test occurred.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 30 November, 2019

North Korea threatens Japan with 'real ballistic missile'
# War Of The Words
# War Of The Words

North Korea threatens Japan with 'real ballistic missile'

Nov 30th 2019, 11:49 AM 16,241 Views 31 Comments

The isolated state also called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe the “most stupid man ever known in history”.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

North Korean media releases images of Kim on white horse up sacred mountain
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korean media releases images of Kim on white horse up sacred mountain

Oct 16th 2019, 9:23 AM 41,756 Views 54 Comments

The location and the animal are symbols associated with the Kim family’s dynastic rule.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of nuclear talks with US
# Kim Jong-un
# Kim Jong-un

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of nuclear talks with US

Oct 2nd 2019, 8:35 AM 7,368 Views 11 Comments

Washington and Pyongyang are set to resume long-stalled talks in the coming days.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

North Korea fires projectiles hours after offering talks with US
# Missiles
# Missiles

North Korea fires projectiles hours after offering talks with US

Sep 10th 2019, 8:33 AM 7,032 Views 11 Comments

The US has said it is closely monitoring the situation.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 16 August, 2019

North Korea rejects peace talks with South Korea over military drills
# Tense
# Tense

North Korea rejects peace talks with South Korea over military drills

Aug 16th 2019, 7:57 AM 7,538 Views 4 Comments

North Korea blamed blamed South Korea and US military exercises.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 30 June, 2019

'It's a great day for the world': Trump invites Kim to US after symbolic 'handshake of peace'
# Demilitarized Zone
# Demilitarized Zone

'It's a great day for the world': Trump invites Kim to US after symbolic 'handshake of peace'

Updated Jun 30th 2019, 11:30 AM 40,096 Views 131 Comments

Trump stepped into North Korean territory, becoming the first time a sitting US president has ever set foot in the former enemy country.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 29 June, 2019

'We seem to get along': Trump invites Kim to meet for handshake at demilitarised zone
# North Korea
# North Korea

'We seem to get along': Trump invites Kim to meet for handshake at demilitarised zone

Jun 29th 2019, 8:37 AM 11,156 Views 55 Comments

The US president also said he would have no problem stepping over the border into North Korea if he meets the country’s leader.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 26 May, 2019

'Some small weapons': Trump plays down North Korean missile tests
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

'Some small weapons': Trump plays down North Korean missile tests

May 26th 2019, 7:45 AM 13,447 Views 28 Comments

The US President is in Japan ahead of a state visit.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Trump says Kim Jong Un 'will not break promise' after reports of North Korea missile launches
# Tensions
# Tensions

Trump says Kim Jong Un 'will not break promise' after reports of North Korea missile launches

Updated May 4th 2019, 3:35 PM 14,509 Views 29 Comments

South Korea has said North Korea fired a number of projectiles into the sea.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 26 April, 2019

Vladimir Putin could become the middle-man in Trump-Kim denuclearisation talks
# From Russia With Love
# From Russia With Love

Vladimir Putin could become the middle-man in Trump-Kim denuclearisation talks

Apr 26th 2019, 7:55 AM 7,573 Views 35 Comments

Donald Trump was among the topics discussed by the two leaders during their first one-on-one summit.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin vow closer ties as they meet for the first time
# First Meeting
# First Meeting

Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin vow closer ties as they meet for the first time

Apr 25th 2019, 7:06 AM 8,879 Views 33 Comments

Both leaders have met in Russia’s eastern city of Vladivostok, after Kim travelled by train from the North.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in Russia for Putin summit
# Russian Talks
# Russian Talks

North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in Russia for Putin summit

Apr 24th 2019, 10:49 AM 10,896 Views 24 Comments

The talks will be Kim’s first face-to-face meeting with another head of state since his meeting with Trump.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 18 April, 2019

North Korea test-fires weapon with 'powerful warhead' in first since US nuclear talks broke down
# Combat Power
# Combat Power

North Korea test-fires weapon with 'powerful warhead' in first since US nuclear talks broke down

Apr 18th 2019, 7:34 AM 12,174 Views 16 Comments

The country’s news agency reported that Kim Jong-Un guided the test-fire.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Kim open to another summit with Trump, with conditions
# Nuclear Diplomacy
# Nuclear Diplomacy

Kim open to another summit with Trump, with conditions

Apr 13th 2019, 5:55 PM 8,744 Views 17 Comments

Kim said his personal relationship with Trump remains good.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 15 March, 2019

US threw away 'golden opportunity' at Hanoi summit, North Korean official says
# North Korea
# North Korea

US threw away 'golden opportunity' at Hanoi summit, North Korean official says

Mar 15th 2019, 7:39 AM 9,946 Views 19 Comments

A nuclear summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, between Kim and Trump ended without agreement on 28 February.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 11 March, 2019

Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling
# Siti Aisyah
# Siti Aisyah

Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling

Mar 11th 2019, 7:21 AM 17,775 Views 0 Comments

Siti Aisyah was held for two years on suspicion of killing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half brother.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 10 March, 2019

North Korea's election: There's just one approved name on today's ballot
# Kim Jong One
# Kim Jong One

North Korea's election: There's just one approved name on today's ballot

Mar 10th 2019, 5:00 PM 22,817 Views 43 Comments

Analysts say the election is held largely as a political rite to enable the authorities to claim a mandate from the people.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Kim Jong-un may be preparing a missile or space launch, says US report
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kim Jong-un may be preparing a missile or space launch, says US report

Mar 9th 2019, 3:33 PM 12,647 Views 21 Comments

The images were taken before Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un’s meeting in Hanoi for their high-stakes summit, which ended in failure.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

North Korea 'rebuilding' main satellite launch site, satellite photos show
# Rocket Site
# Rocket Site

North Korea 'rebuilding' main satellite launch site, satellite photos show

Mar 6th 2019, 7:06 AM 12,839 Views 39 Comments

The activity was recorded days after the summit North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 1 March, 2019

North Korea offers to hold more nuclear talks with US despite this week's summit breakdown
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

North Korea offers to hold more nuclear talks with US despite this week's summit breakdown

Mar 1st 2019, 7:20 AM 6,270 Views 16 Comments

A meeting between the two countries this week ended unexpectedly early.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 28 February, 2019

'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached'
# Rocket Men
# Rocket Men

'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached'

Updated Feb 28th 2019, 7:48 AM 20,180 Views 97 Comments

Trump and Kim were meeting in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi for talks.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

'The potential is awesome': Donald Trump set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam
# Rocket Men
# Rocket Men

'The potential is awesome': Donald Trump set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam

Feb 27th 2019, 7:40 AM 8,098 Views 34 Comments

Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam today and tomorrow.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

After 4,000km trip that included a smoke break in China, Kim Jong Un arrives in Vietnam by train
# Epic Journey
# Epic Journey

After 4,000km trip that included a smoke break in China, Kim Jong Un arrives in Vietnam by train

Feb 26th 2019, 4:16 PM 23,924 Views 31 Comments

Donald Trump took a more traditional route, travelling on Air Force One.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will meet for the second time this week: here's what to expect
# Rocket Men
# Rocket Men

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will meet for the second time this week: here's what to expect

Feb 24th 2019, 10:15 AM 7,892 Views 25 Comments

The two leaders will hold talks in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi on 27 and 28 February.

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