Kim vows to build ‘invincible’ military to tackle US

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reviewed powerful missiles developed to launch nuclear strikes on the U.S. mainland, as he vowed to build an invincible military to cope with what he called persistent U.S. hostility, state media reported Tuesday. Continue Reading

Editorial: ‘Invincible’ military

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reviewed a rare exhibition of weapons systems and vowed to build an invincible military, as he accused the United States of creating tensions and not taking action to prove it has no hostile intent toward the North, state media reported Tuesday. Continue Reading

Editorial: Ties-breaker

North Korean diplomats vacated their embassy in Malaysia and prepared to leave the country Sunday, after the two nations cut diplomatic relations in a spat over the extradition of a North Korean criminal suspect to the United States. Continue Reading

Kim presides over politburo meeting

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un presided over a politburo meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party in his first public appearance in 25 days and discussed nationwide anti-coronavirus measures, state media said on Monday. Continue Reading

Kim Jong Un urges ‘maximum alert’ on coronavirus

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un urged officials to maintain maximum alert against the coronavirus pandemic, criticizing unspecified complacencies in the country’s anti-virus campaign that he said risked unimaginable and irretrievable crisis. Continue Reading

Donald Trump glad to see Kim Jong-un ‘back and well’

US President Donald Trump said that he was glad to see North Korean leader Kim Jong-un back and well following rumours he the latter was gravely ill, the media reported on Sunday. Continue Reading

Kim to reveal new strategic weapon

Expressing deep frustration over stalled nuclear talks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned of unspecified shocking action and that his country will soon reveal a new strategic weapon to the world as its bolsters its nuclear deterrent in face of ‘gangster-like’ US pressure Continue Reading

North Korea warns of grave economic challenge

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has warned top ruling party officials of the “grave situation” facing the nuclear-armed state’s economy and called for urgent corrective measures. Continue Reading