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After meeting Kim Jong Un, Putin supports North Korea on nuclear disarmament

Russian officials have long insisted they wanted to support Trump’s efforts at one-on-one nuclear negotiations with Kim, the North Korean leader.

Despite North Korea’s lapses, Trump could meet with Kim Jong Un in early 2019

Until this year, the United States had sought to isolate North Korea diplomatically and economically; now it is relying solely on economic isolation through sanctions.

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US ready to resume North Korea talks, seeks denuclearisation by 2021

The United States appeared eager to seize on commitments by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at his talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in even as critics said the steps did little to put Pyongyang on a course for irreversible denuclearisation. 

While making nice with US and South, North Korea slams Japan

Commentaries critical of Tokyo, which has maintained a harder line toward Pyongyang than Seoul and Washington, have increased noticeably in recent weeks in a strategy aimed at driving a wedge between Japan and its allies.

US military aims for USD 1 billion missile defence radar in Hawaii

The USD 1 billion system would spot warheads on missiles headed for Hawaii and other US states, and provide that information to ground-based interceptors in Alaska designed to shoot them down.

Report: US to send caskets to North Korea to return war remains

Between 1996 and 2005, joint US-North Korea military search teams conducted 33 recovery operations that collected 229 sets of American remains.

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Japan to halt missile attack drills after Trump-Kim summit - Kyodo

US President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore last week and Kim committed to “work toward complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula”.

Dalai Lama hails Trump-Kim summit

I applaud the steps these two leaders have taken, he said.

America and North Korea: How in 72 years their relations have only gone downhill

The conflict between the US and North Korea has been raging at least since the Korean War in 1950 which ended in the division of the Korean peninsula under the respective influence of the US and the former Soviet Union.

US, North Korea to hold second day of nuclear talks

The New York meetings follow high-level conversations Mike Pompeo held in North Korea in April and earlier in May and are intended to get negotiations between the two long-time adversaries back on track.

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