Francis indicated he would consider making what would be a landmark trip to a nation known for severe restrictions on religious practice, according to South Korean officials.
- by Philip Pullella
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un may be under international sanctions - but that did not stop him turning up for a meeting in a brand new Rolls-Royce.
- by Julian Ryall
US Secretary of State says he had "productive talks" with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang on Sunday.
- by Simon Denyer
Officially, North Korea has no IKEA: but that hasn't stopped the Hermit Kingdom from selling the famous flat-pack furniture and kitchen items
- by Michael Ruffles
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un "wrote me beautiful letters and they're great letters. We fell in love," the US President said at a weekend rally.
A robust address by foreign minister Ri Yong-ho at the United Nations shows the deep gulf that divides the dictatorship and the United States.
- by Megan Specia
The US President has struck a very conciliatory note about North Korea as he appeared at the UN General Assembly in New York.
- by Jon Lemire
Moon says he will carry a private message from Kim for Trump when he meets the US President in New York next week at a UN meeting.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in will clear a top item off his bucket list on Thursday: climbing Mount Paektu in North Korea.
- by Joyce Lee