Trump praises 'smart cookie' North Korean leader as tensions grow - Press TV

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un stands in front of a group of his generals. (Photo by AFP). US President Donald Trump has drawn criticism by praising North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as “a pretty smart cookie,” as Washington and Pyongyang position ...

Donald Trump: N Korea's Kim Jong-un a 'smart cookie' - BBC News

US President Donald Trump has described North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as a "pretty smart cookie". Speaking to CBS, he noted Mr Kim had assumed power at a young age, despite dealing with "some very tough people". Amid escalating tensions over ...

Top Asian News 3:54 pm GMT - Yahoo News

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Donald Trump said in a television interview to be aired Sunday that he believes China's president has been putting pressure on North Korea as it pursues its missile and nuclear weapons programs. In an interview with ...

DPRK blames US, South Korea for tension on Korean Peninsula - Xinhua

PYONGYANG, April 30 (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said on Sunday that the U.S.-South Korea joint exercises and U.S. buildup of nuclear assets on the Korean Peninsula are the root cause of high tension here. Explaining ...