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#Kim Jong-un

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

US trying to pressure North Korea into dismantling nuclear weapons

Officials said they want to bring North Korea back to the “path of dialogue”.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 23 April, 2017

North Korea 'detains third US citizen' as tensions rise

US President Donald Trump has urged China to take stronger steps to press North Korea to curb its nuclear and missile programmes.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 13 April, 2017

North Korea nuclear site 'primed and ready' as Kim prepares to throw down gauntlet to US

Donald Trump has said Kim Jong-Un would be “making a big mistake” to conduct a new nuclear test.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 3 April, 2017

Donald Trump: 'If China is not going to solve North Korea, we will'

Trump spoke on the matter ahead of a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

North Korea's latest missile test 'explodes' upon launch

North Korea is under several sets of United Nations sanctions over its atomic and ballistic missile programmes.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

North Korea says it's launching missiles as training for real-life strikes on US bases

Donald Trump has described North Korea as a “big, big problem”.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

'I am not guilty' - Women who face death penalty over Kim Jong-Nam murder appear in court Media Frenzy This post contains videos

'I am not guilty' - Women who face death penalty over Kim Jong-Nam murder appear in court

Kim suffered an agonising death within 20 minutes of being attacked.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Tom Clonan: Nerve, blood and choking agents sending state-sponsored message of terror

VX is a weapon of incredible cruelty and terror, writes security expert Tom Clonan.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 23 February, 2017

North Korea's secretive media breaks its silence on Kim Jong-Nam murder Families At War This post contains videos

North Korea's secretive media breaks its silence on Kim Jong-Nam murder

The state-run news agency has broadcast a government demand for the return of the body.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Heavily armed police guarding body of Kim Jong-Un's half-brother after attempted morgue break-in

Detectives probing the killing want to question a North Korean diplomat.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 20 February, 2017

CCTV video emerges of moments surrounding Kim Jong-Nam airport 'poisoning' North Korea This post contains videos

CCTV video emerges of moments surrounding Kim Jong-Nam airport 'poisoning'

The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un died in Kuala Lumpur airport last Monday.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 18 February, 2017

North Korea says it 'categorically rejects' autopsy results before they're even released

Kim Jong-Nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s leader, was killed in Malaysia.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Half-brother of North Korean leader 'assassinated in Malaysia by poison needles'

Airport authorities rushed him to the hospital and he died on the way.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 3 February, 2017

North Korean spy chief sacked and officials executed over 'abuse of power'

Kim Won-Hong had survived repeated purges since Kim Jong-Un took power in 2011.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

One of the most high-profile defectors from North Korea has held his first press conference

“I’m sure and I can say that Kim Jong-Un’s days are numbered,” said Thae Yong-Ho.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 1 January, 2017

North Korea is planning to test a new long-range missile in 2017

In his New Year’s speech, Kim Jong-Un added that the country had significantly bolstered its nuclear deterrent in 2016.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Diplomat labelled 'human scum' by North Korea vows to expose 'gruesome' regime

Since he defected, state media has accused him of embezzlement, rape and spying.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

An 'executed' North Korean general has just got a promotion

An 'executed' North Korean general has just got a promotion

Ri Yong-Gil, believed executed in February, has been named to a senior position within the ruling communist party.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 6 May, 2016

North Korea has staged a rare party congress where the agenda is unknown

State television provided no live coverage of the congress itself while foreign journalists were not allowed inside.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 9 April, 2016

North Korea says it has made a major breakthrough in hitting the US with a missile

The rogue nation claims to have tested a new engine for an inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM).

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Watch: North Korean propaganda video shows submarine nuclear strike on the US

The isolated state has been stepping up both its anti-US rhetoric and its efforts to secure submarine nuclear capability in recent months.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 4 March, 2016

North Korea warns its nuclear weapons are ready for attack 'at any moment'

Kim Jong-un has reportedly instructed his military to ready itself for a “pre-emptive attack” following UN sanctions.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

It looks like North Korea may have executed ANOTHER military leader

Reports suggest that the North Korean army’s chief of staff Ri Yong-Gil was executed earlier this month.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Donald Trump 'gives credit' to Kim Jong-un for way he dealt with executed uncle

Trump is hoping to become the President of the United States next year.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

UN to prepare measures against North Korea over detonation of 'hydrogen bomb'

Meanwhile, the US says evidence is ‘not consistent’ with the bomb claim.

What is a hydrogen bomb?

It generates temperatures similar to those found at the sun’s core.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Mystery surrounds death of top North Korean aide in car crash

The state’s media is remaining tight-lipped on the death.

# kim-jong-un - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Kim Jong-Un says he has a hydrogen bomb, but nobody really believes him

A thermonuclear bomb in the hands of North Korea would be a dangerous thing, but there’s a lot of scepticism over it.

# kim-jong-un - Monday 16 November, 2015

North Korea could be getting an unexpected visitor

Ban Ki-moon will reportedly meet with Kim Jong-un later this week.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Loads of people are waving flags and flowers for Kim Jong-Un today

The North Korean leader struck a belligerent tone at celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the country’s ruling Workers’ Party.

# kim-jong-un - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

North Korea could soon be able to nuke the US (but only once)

He’s also sending a satellite into space.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Here's the damage North Korea could do if it went to war

Tensions between North and South Korea have escalated recently.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

It looks like North Korea has executed another senior member of government

Vice-premier Choe Yong-gon has been executed by firing squad according to reports.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 7 August, 2015

North Korea has decided to change its time zone

The change will break away from the “wicked” standard set down by Japanese imperialists more than a century ago.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Take a look inside North Korea's shiny new (and empty) airport

It’s unlikely to become a bustling hub of activity.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

North Korean defence minister 'executed for dozing off during a rally'

South Korea’s spy agency says Hyon Yong-chol was killed last month in front of an audience of hundreds.

# kim-jong-un - Friday 10 April, 2015

Kim Jong Un learned to drive at three*

*According to a schoolbook about Kim Jong Un.

# kim-jong-un - Sunday 4 January, 2015

North Korea is really unhappy with the US over those new sanctions

North Korea said the US is focused on ‘inveterate repugnancy and hostility’. Ouch.

# kim-jong-un - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Sony is expanding the number of places where The Interview can be seen

There’s no such thing as bad publicity.

# kim-jong-un - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Opinion: Sony has capitulated to terrorist demands – it will have a chilling effect on freedom of speech

Pretty much any nefarious tin-pot dictator can pay hackers to go do a job for them. Will the people of the free world just throw their hands up in surrender?