image descriptionArchives

North Korea says ‘no’ to Iran-style nuclear talks

By Tue, Jul 21, 2015 4:58PM UTC 1 Comment

North Korea says it has absolutely no interest in an Iran-style nuclear deal aimed at curbing its nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief....

Seoul says North Korea media confirms purging of defense chief

By Mon, Jul 13, 2015 1:06PM UTC 0 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has officially confirmed the purging of its defense chief two months after Seoul's spy service said he had been executed for disloyalty to leader Kim Jong Un....

South Korea says Kim Jong Un has executed 70 people since taking power

By Thu, Jul 09, 2015 1:47PM UTC 0 Comment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's foreign minister says North Korea has staged 70 executions since current leader Kim Jong Un took power in late 2011....

Kremlin: Kim Jong Un not coming to Moscow on May 9

By Thu, Apr 30, 2015 7:17PM UTC 0 Comment

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman says the leader of North Korea will not be attending celebrations in Moscow for Victory Day....

SKorea spy agency says Kim Jong Un ordered execution of 15 officials this year

By Wed, Apr 29, 2015 6:50PM UTC 15 Comments

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's spy agency says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered the execution of 15 senior officials this year who were accused of challenging his authority....