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North Korea's Kim ends freeze of nuclear and missile tests

North Korean leader says Pyongyang will show 'new strategic weapon' soon as he denounces US's 'gangster-like demands'.

North Korea's Kim ends freeze of nuclear and missile tests

Asia Pacific

North Korea strategy shift expected after nuclear talks stall

North Korean leader Kim's New Year speech may unveil key policy changes to ease sanctions, say geopolitical analysts.

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North Korea's Kim calls for 'military countermeasures'

Kim spoke for seven hours before members of the ruling Workers' Party and warned of a 'protracted' struggle ahead.

North Korea's Kim calls for 'military countermeasures'

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N Korea's Kim urges 'positive and offensive' security measures

North Korea has set the US a year-end deadline to offer a new approach to resume stalled nuclear talks.

N Korea's Kim urges 'positive and offensive' security measures

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'Look how strong we are': North Korea's message for 2020

North Korea's Kim Jong Un projects power ahead of crucial New Year speech as diplomacy with United States falters.

'Look how strong we are': North Korea's message for 2020

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North Korea's Kim convenes party plenary as deadline looms

North Korea has been pressuring United States for concessions in stalled nuclear talks by year-end.

North Korea's Kim convenes party plenary as deadline looms

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N Korea's Kim presides over military meeting as tension rises

North Korea has set year-end deadline for US to end policy of 'hostility' with denuclearisation talks in stalemate.

N Korea's Kim presides over military meeting as tension rises

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North Korea: US could 'pay dearly' for human rights criticism

Pyongyang warns Washington's 'verbal abuse' would only aggravate already tense situation on Korean Peninsula.

North Korea: US could 'pay dearly' for human rights criticism

Asia Pacific

North Korea claims another 'crucial test' at its rocket facility

Unspecified test comes after South Korea think-tank's warning that Pyongyang may end nuclear talks later this month.

North Korea claims another 'crucial test' at its rocket facility

North Korea

North Korea resumes insults of 'erratic old man' Trump

Pyongyang bristled last week after the US president again referred to leader Kim Jong Un as 'Rocket Man'.

North Korea resumes insults of 'erratic old man' Trump

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'Dotard': North Korea revives Trump taunt as hope for talks dims

Senior North Korean diplomat says Trump showed 'no courtesy' when he repeated reference to Kim Jon Un as 'rocket man'.

'Dotard': North Korea revives Trump taunt as hope for talks dims

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North Korea's Kim rides through snow as nuclear deadline looms

State news agency released undated photos of Kim, his wife and a military entourage at the symbolic Mount Paektu.

North Korea's Kim rides through snow as nuclear deadline looms

Asia Pacific

N Korea's Kim celebrates completion of 'modern mountainous city'

Samjiyon is one of Kim's signature economic projects, but was delayed by shortage of building materials and labour.

N Korea's Kim celebrates completion of 'modern mountainous city'

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N Korea warns Japan's Abe may soon see 'real ballistic missile'

Pyongyang lashes out at Japanese leader stepping up rhetoric against close US ally in the region as nuclear talks stall.

N Korea warns Japan's Abe may soon see 'real ballistic missile'

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Kim expresses 'great satisfaction' over North Korea rocket test

North Korea leader oversaw the launching of the projectiles that were fired eastwards and came down in the Sea of Japan.

Kim expresses 'great satisfaction' over North Korea rocket test