North Korea

Guterres says statesmanship needed on North Korea

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appealed for statesmanship to avoid war with North Korea. In his first address to the annual 193-member U.N. General Assembly since taking office in January, Guterres …

Putin says no war to happen on Korean Peninsula

Russian President Vladimir Putin shares the confidence of his South Korean counterpart, Mr. Moon Jae-in, that there will be no war on the Korean peninsula. "As my colleague from the Republic of Korea, I am sure that a large-scale …

Trump: Kim Jong Un starting to respect America

US President Donald Trump said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is beginning to respect the U.S. "But, Kim Jong Un, I respect the fact that I believe he is starting to respect us. I respect that …

U.S. targets Chinese and Russia entities over North Korea

The United States is imposing new North Korea-related sanctions, targeting Chinese and Russian firms and individuals for supporting Pyongyang's weapons programs, U.S. officials announced on Tuesday, but stopped short of an anticipated focus …