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  1. Will Kim Jong-un Visit Seoul This Month? South Korea Is Holding Its BreathRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The New York Times

    ... intend to be in a hurry or to ask them to hurry." Mr. Moon has been the most ardent champion of engagement with North Korea, even as his country's ally the United States was more focused on enforcing sanctions to force Mr. Kim to give up his nuclear ...

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  2. No clear progress on Kim's visit to S KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Newkerala.com

    Seoul [South Korea], Dec 10 : South Korea's presidential office has said that no signs of progress have been made as of now, amid rising speculation over North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's maiden visit to the country. No headway has been made so far, and there is nothing to announce, Yoon Young-chan, top press secretary of the South Korean presidential office, was quoted by Yonhap News Agency as saying.

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  3. Trump moving ahead with second Kim summit despite working-level frustrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    The Trump administration is moving ahead with plans for a second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un despite growing frustration among U.S. officials about the lack of progress on getting North Korea to denuclearize. Nearly six months after their first meeting in Singapore, the scramble towards another sit-down is a sign of how far apart the two sides are, with the U.S. demanding North Korea dismantle its nuclear weapons program entirely and take steps to do so before it wins sanctions relief, and North Korea continuing to develop those weapons systems, something it never explicitly promised to halt.

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  4. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is unlikely to visit Seoul this year: YTNRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manila Bulletin

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is unlikely to visit Seoul in the final three weeks of this year, South Korean TV channel YTN said on Monday, citing an unidentified official in the South Korean presidential office. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits a shoe factory in Wonsan, North Korea, in this undated photo released December 2, 2018 by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency .

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  5. Never Take Their Photos: Tracking the Commandos, North Korea's Secret ExportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... lurks a resource the nation pledged two years ago to jettison-North Korean soldiers. The commandos, from North Korea's special-operations division, are covertly training Uganda's elite troops in skills from martial arts to helicopter-gunnery ...

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  6. Pompeo swaggers his way to failureRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... abysmal standing with every significant constituency. Legislators, major allies, the media, career staff, even North Korea are alienated. The only satisfied customer may be President Donald Trump - and even he has grounds for grievance. "Swagger" ...

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  7. Washington Post deputy editor unleashes epic mockery on Mike...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... abysmal standing with every significant constituency. Legislators, major allies, the media, career staff, even North Korea are alienated," Diehl wrote Sunday. "The only satisfied customer may be President Trump - and even he has grounds for ...

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  8. N.Korea Secretly Restarted Kaesong Industrial ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    North Korea has secretly resumed production at the Kaesong Industrial Complex, manufacturing high-end apparel in facilities paid for and owned by South Korean companies. Japan's Asia Press on Sunday reported that the clothes made in the industrial park are being sold to the wealthy in North Korea or exported to China.

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  9. Top U.S. envoy to North Korea can't get face time with counterpartsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    More than three months after Secretary of State Michael Pompeo picked Stephen Biegun to lead negotiations with North Korea, the former Ford Motor Co. executive has barely met officials from Pyongyang face-to-face.

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  10. N. Korea bristles at S. Korea's decisions to purchase foreign weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    North Korean propaganda media outlets bristled Monday at South Korea's decisions to purchase foreign weapons, saying the move is no different from the confrontational attitude of the previous conservative administration. South Korea has recently announced plans to purchase Israeli-made Green Pine Block C radar systems for nearly $300 million, as well as US-made P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft and other foreign-made weapons and military hardware.

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  11. Koreas to meet this week for talks on cooperation in medical, health sectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Officials of South and North Korea will meet this week to discuss cooperation in medical and health sectors, including exchanging information on infectious diseases, the unification ministry said Monday. The meeting will be held Wednesday at the joint liaison office in the North's border town of Kaesong.

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  12. Report: North Korea's Kim Unlikely to Visit Seoul This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Voice of America

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects a construction site in Yangdeok, in this undated photo released on October 31, 2018. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is unlikely to visit Seoul in the final three weeks of this year, South Korean TV channel YTN said on Monday, citing an unidentified official in the South Korean presidential office.

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  13. South Koreans protest Kim Jong Un's visitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | UPI

    ... to Seoul, was quoted as saying in a YTN report. They called Kim's visit plan to be canceled and demanded that North Korea should make a promise to dismantle nuclear facilities and apologize for its past military provocations before planning to visit ...

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  14. Fighter Jets Scrambled as N.Korean Choppers Buzz BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    ... TAL scores of times a year, but almost nothing of the kind had happened this year. But a military spokesman said North Korea did not violate a no-fly zone set last month under an inter-Korean military agreement of September, which stretches 10 km on ...

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  15. S. Koreans embark on trip to N. Korea for talks on forestry cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    A group of South Korean officials and experts embarked on a trip to North Korea on Monday for talks on forestry cooperation. A 10-member team led by Lim Sang-seop, a senior official with the Korea Forestry Service, left for Beijing early in the day from which it will fly to the North on Tuesday for a three-day stay in Pyongyang.

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  16. Tonight, Kim Je-dong' faces criticism after segment describes NK leader as - capable and talented'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... Party called the broadcast "anti-statist" and suggested the show's presenter Kim Je-dong and his staff "move to North Korea." During the controversial episode, Kim Soo-geun had explained he just wanted "the freedom to think." When asked whether he ...

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  17. Kim Jong-Un will not visit Seoul, South Korea next monthRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going.

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  18. Amnesty International slams China for human rights abuses against Muslim ethnic minorities in reportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Beijing's mass detention of Muslim ethnic minorities, including Uighurs and Kazakhs, in China's western Xinjiang region is among "the most disturbing developments" of the year, according to Amnesty International 's 2018 review of human rights. "Up to one million people have been sent for political 're-education,'" Amnesty 's annual report says of what China describes as a counter-extremism campaign, "during which they are held indefinitely without a trial, access to lawyers or the right to challenge their detentions."

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  19. Secret Workforce Funds North Korea - and Defies SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... lurks a resource the nation pledged two years ago to jettison-North Korean soldiers. The commandos, from North Korea's special-operations division, are covertly training Uganda's elite troops in skills from martial arts to helicopter-gunnery ...

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  20. 'Pope Francis won't visit North Korea next year,' says VOARead the original story

    6 hrs ago | English Dong-A

    'Pope Francis won't visit North Korea next year,' says VOA. December. 10, 2018 08:53.

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