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North Korea crisis: How events have unfolded under Trump -

Ever since President Donald Trump took office in January, tensions with North Korea have escalated rapidly. The isolated country is barred by United Nations resolutions from carrying out ballistic missile tests or from having a nuclear arms program ...and more »

Statue bombs and spies kidnapping waitresses – North Korea's long history of odd accusations - South China Morning Post

A turncoat assassin sent to North Korea armed with “nano poison” to kill leader Kim Jong-un? It's only the latest in a string of odd, as-yet-unproven accusations over the years that a proud, highly sensitive North Korea has levelled at its US and South ...and more »

South Korea's next president faces a belligerent north and a confused US - The Conversation UK

The authors do not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and have disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. University of ...and more »

North Korea's nuclear weapons: What we know -

"The entire mainland of the US is within the range of our nuclear weapons and the nuclear button is always on the desk of my office," said North Korean leader Kim Jong-un during his 2018 New Year's address. The Hwasong-15, North Korea's furthest ...and more »

9 questions about North Korea you were too embarrassed to ask - Vox

After months of the two leaders threatening each other with nuclear weapons, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he wanted to meet with President Donald Trump — and Trump accepted. If a meeting happens, it would be the first time a sitting US ...and more »

Trump Says He'd Meet With Kim Jong Un Under Right Circumstances - Bloomberg

U.S. President Donald Trump said he would meet with Kim Jong Un amid heightened tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons program if the circumstances were right. “If it would be appropriate for me to meet with him, I would absolutely, I would be ...and more »

North Korea claims US tried to assassinate its leader Kim Jong-un by sending a 'LUMBERJACK CIA agent' to carry out ... - The Sun

NORTH Korea has accused CIA agents of trying to assassinate its leader Kim Jong-un by poisoning him. The American and South Korean intelligence services "hatched a vicious plot" involving unspecified "biochemical substances", the country said. North ...and more »

What War With North Korea Looked Like in the 1950s and Why It Matters Now - Newsweek

The brutality of the Korean War has largely been overlooked by U.S. history, but the conflict has long shaped Washington's troubled political relationship, or lack thereof, with North Korea. As President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ...and more »

Mystery of the North Koreans who left Macau for Zhuhai ... where are they now? - South China Morning Post

Macau may once have been a nexus for the overseas North Korean community, but most North Koreans left the city following a scandal at Delta Asia bank in 2005 – when the US labelled the lender a “willing pawn” for Pyongyang to engage in corrupt ...and more »

The Negotiator - TIME

On the morning of Aug. 18, 1976, two American soldiers set off to trim a poplar tree in the Korean demilitarized zone (DMZ). The tree was obscuring the line of sight between U.N. and North Korean guard towers on the narrow strip of land that has ...and more »