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Daughter of missing North Korean diplomat 'abducted and sent back home'

Daughter of missing North Korean diplomat 'abducted and sent back home'

Italy warned there would be consequences to pay if the daughter of missing diplomat Jo Song Gil had been secretly whisked back to Pyongyang.

  • by Crispian Balmer

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Trump complains he will never get Nobel Prize
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Trump complains he will never get Nobel Prize

US President Donald Trump has made the case that he deserves to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work on North Korea and Syria, but complains he will probably never get the honour.

Tidal power among North Korea's new sanctions-proof energy technologies
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Tidal power among North Korea's new sanctions-proof energy technologies

The power-strapped country is exploring ambitious alternative energy sources that could greatly improve living standards and reduce reliance on oil imports.

  • by Eric Talmadge
US, North Korean negotiators to meet again before Vietnam summit
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US, North Korean negotiators to meet again before Vietnam summit

The US envoy for North Korea and his counterpart agreed to meet again before the second summit between the US President and North Korean leader, scheduled for February 27 and 28.

Flagging prosperity: North Korea moves on from displays of force
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Flagging prosperity: North Korea moves on from displays of force

North Korea is stepping up a new citizen loyalty campaign as leader Kim Jong-un prepares for his second summit with US President Donald Trump.

  • by Eric Talmadge
Trump calls for end to division, then launches right into it
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Trump calls for end to division, then launches right into it

Trump began his State of the Union speech on a bipartisan note. But he soon moved on to the issues that most divide Americans.

  • by Matthew Knott
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Russia secretly offered North Korea a nuclear power plant: officials
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Russia secretly offered North Korea a nuclear power plant: officials

Russian officials made a secret proposal to North Korea last fall aimed at resolving deadlocked negotiations with the Trump administration over its nuclear weapons program.

  • by John Hudson and Ellen Nakashima
As second summit announced, report identifies secret North Korean missile site
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As second summit announced, report identifies secret North Korean missile site

The report said the base is one of about 20 undeclared missile operating bases, part of North Korea's ongoing ballistic missile program.

  • by Lena H. Sun
Trump and Kim Jong-un to hold second summit in February: White House
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Trump and Kim Jong-un to hold second summit in February: White House

The announcement came after US President Donald Trump met for 90 minutes in the Oval Office with Kim Yong-chol, Kim Jong-un's chief nuclear negotiator.

  • by Mark Landler & David E. Sanger
Trump missile defence review eyes 'extraordinary threat' of North Korea
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Trump missile defence review eyes 'extraordinary threat' of North Korea

US President Donald Trump unveiled a revamped US missile defense strategy that called North Korea an ongoing and "extraordinary threat".

  • by Phil Stewart
Three North Korean officials reportedly booked on flight to Washington
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Three North Korean officials reportedly booked on flight to Washington

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and senior North Korean official Kim Yong Chol are expected to meet on Thursday or Friday in Washington.

  • by Joyce Lee & Hyonhee Shin