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 ...

South Korea confirms US will foot the bill for defence against North Korea - Globalnews.ca

WATCH: Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. bond with South Korea is "Unshakeable" but added that President Donald Trump expects European and Asian allies to "do more in their own defense." ...

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 ...