Oct 27, 2016

Japan, U.S., South Korea agree to put more pressure on North

Senior diplomats from Japan, the United States and South Korea agreed Thursday to increase pressure on North Korea, including through new U.N. sanctions, following its fifth nuclear test and a series of ballistic missile launches this year. Vice Foreign Minister Shinsuke Sugiyama also agreed ...

North Korea lashes out at threat of more sanctions

Oct 24, 2016

North Korea lashes out at threat of more sanctions

North Korean officials lashed out Monday at efforts in the United Nations to strengthen sanctions following the North’s latest missile launches and nuclear test in September. The officials told an Associated Press Television crew in Pyongyang that sanctions targeting the nuclear and missile tests ...

Oct 24, 2016

Chinese vice foreign minister travels to North Korean capital

Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin arrived in North Korea’s capital Monday, suggesting that diplomatic contacts between the two neighboring countries remain unaffected by Pyongyang’s continued nuclear and missile development activities. Kyodo News confirmed the arrival of a Chinese delegation of more than 10 ...