North Korea crisis: Panicked Kim Jong-un goes ‘into hiding’ after threats to leader’s life

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Kim Jong-un is reportedly “in hiding” after the North Korean leader panicked about multiple and simulatenous threats to his life. Sourabh Gupta, from the Institute for China-America Studies, made the bombshell claim to RT, after claiming that

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Pyongyang facility 'linked to North Korea's missile programme'

Satellite images suggest facility near Pyongyang airport likely designed to support missile operations, think-tank says. North Korea is building a facility near Pyongyang International Airport that is large enough to accommodate all its ballistic missiles, according to a new report from a prominent think-tank based in the United States. In a report on Tuesday, the Center for Strategic and International

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Trump’s birthday message not enough to resume negotiations, North Korea says

A North Korean official on Saturday said that the U.S. and South Korea are dreaming if they think that U.S. President Donald Trump’s sending a birthday message would get leader Kim Jong Un back to the negotiating table. North Korean Foreign Ministry adviser Kim Kye Gwan repeated the North’s deep frustrations over stalled nuclear negotiations with the Trump administration and

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‘Daily Show’ Takes A Stab At What Kim Jong Un Might Get Trump For Christmas

North Korea says it’s preparing a “Christmas gift” for America, and Trevor Noah isn’t sure he wants to know what it is. The “Daily Show” host roasted the latest development in President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un’s relationship on Thursday after Trump seemingly rubbed the North Korean leader the wrong way with comments at the NATO summit on Tuesday. The

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North Korea rebuffs US offer of December talks

North Korea’s nuclear negotiator says country has ‘no willingness’ to have negotiations with US aimed at appeasing them. North Korea has said it has been offered a fresh meeting with the United States, but is uninterested in more talks aimed at “appeasing us” before a year-end deadline Pyongyang has set for Washington to show more flexibility in their negotiations. Kim Myong

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North Korea rejects meeting with South over flagship resort

Pyongyang rejects Seoul’s offer to hold talks about future of joint facilities that Kim Jong Un ordered dismantled. North Korea on Tuesday rejected Seoul’s request for talks to discuss the possible demolition of South Korean-made hotels and other facilities at the North’s Diamond Mountain resort that Kim Jong Un wants removed. In letters addressed to Seoul’s unification ministry and South

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Several dead as Typhoon Lingling hits North Korea

At least five dead and three others injured, state media reports, amid concerns over effect of powerful storm on crops. At least five people have been killed and three others injured after a powerful typhoon struck North Korea, according to state media. After slamming South Korea, Typhoon Lingling moved to North Korea on Saturday, raising concerns about crop damage in an isolated country

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