Key moments in Kim Jong Un's diplomatic charm offensive

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week expands a diplomatic charm offensive that has included meetings with leaders from Chi...

South Korean military on alert as North Korea prepares for missile launch

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – South Korean media raised alarms on Monday, March 11, that North Korea appears to be readying a missile for launch. The Chosun Ilbo reports that commercial satellite im...

North Koreans vote in state 'election'

North Koreans went to the polls on Sunday to approve the state selection of hundreds of members to the national legislature. The country's leader Kim Jong Un, recently returned from his second de...

Analysts: Normal operations restored at NKorean launch site

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. analysts say North Korea appears to have restored normal operations at a long-range rocket launch site it partially dismantled last year as part of disarmament steps. ...

North Korea rebuilding rocket test site: report

North Korea has started restoring part of a long-range rocket launch site it dismantled last year, according to a report published on Wednesday by Washington-based think tank 38 North. Satellite evid...

The Latest: Conway: Trump blames NKorea for detainee death

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on Otto Warmbier's parents' reaction to Donald Trump's comments on Kim Jong Un's role in his death (all times local): 2:40 p.m. A White...

Warmbier's parents blame NKorea 'evil regime' in son's death

WASHINGTON (AP) — The parents of an American college student who died after being detained in North Korea say Kim Jong Un (gihm jung oon) "and his evil regime" are responsible for his death. ...

The Latest: Trump warns US enemies after summit collapse

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The Latest on the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 2:30 a.m. Friday President Dona...

Trump, Kim end summit with standoff over easing US sanctions

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Talks between President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un collapsed Thursday after the two sides failed to bridge a standoff over U.S. sanctions, a dispiriting end to hi...

AP Photos: Trump-Kim summit ends without deal

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended without an agreement in Hanoi. After the second day of talks , Trump told re...

Hanoi Postcard: Vietnam tames media invasion but sees upside

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Journalists covering the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may want freedom to work and food to fuel them through the long days, and they ...

Asian shares higher as region eyes Trump-Kim summit

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose in muted trading Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam. ...

AP Explains: What everyone wants at the Trump-Kim summit

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will likely be all smiles as they shake hands later this week in Hanoi for a meeting meant to put flesh on what many cr...

Vietnam vows 'maximum level' security for Trump-Kim summit

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is on an armored train barreling through China on his way to Hanoi. U.S. President Donald Trump is about to board a jet for Vietnam's capital. And...

Kim, Trump impersonators draw ire of Vietnam's authorities

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnamese authorities are not amused by the antics of two impersonators of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump. The duo has been making rounds of...