North Korea

North Korea's Kim sets deadline for summit with the US

North Korean leader says he is willing to meet Trump a third time if US comes to the table with the 'right attitude'.

North Korea's Kim sets deadline for summit with the US

North Korea

North Korean parliament re-elects Kim Jong Un to key panel

Parliament carried out key reshuffles in its meeting, including appointment of Kim Jae Ryong as premier of the cabinet.

North Korean parliament re-elects Kim Jong Un to key panel

North Korea

N Korea hits out at sanctions-imposing 'hostile forces'

North Korean leader places emphasis on 'self-sustainability' following failure to have sanctions lifted by the US.

North Korea must deliver 'blow' to those imposing sanctions

South Korea

As Moon heads to Washington, Kim turns to old friend Moscow

South Korean president to hold talks with Trump while North Korea looks for support in the region.

As Moon heads to Washington, Kim turns to old friend Moscow

North Korea

'Tense situation': North Korea convenes top-level meeting

Meeting comes a day ahead of the opening of the country's parliament and also a US-South Korea summit.

'Tense situation': North Korea convenes top-level meeting

United States

US asked North Korea to hand over all nuclear weapons: Report

Donald Trump reportedly gave Kim Jong Un a document in Hanoi calling for the transfer of nuclear materials to the US.

US asked North Korea to hand over all nuclear weapons: Report

North Korea

North Korea may suspend talks with 'gangster-like' US: Diplomat

Pyongyang's senior diplomat tells Russia's Tass news agency that North Korea may rethink ban on missile tests.

North Korea may suspend talks with 'gangster-like' US: Diplomat

Vietnam

Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused in Kim Jong Nam death

Foreign minister asks Malaysia to release Vietnamese citizen Doan Thi Huong ahead of Thursday's court hearing.

Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused in Kim Jong Nam death

North Korea

North Korea election turnout 99.99 percent: State media

Turnout was just short of 100 percent as those 'abroad or working in oceans' were unable to take part, says state media.

North Korea election turnout 99.99 percent: State media

North Korea

Malaysia: Kim Jong Nam murder suspect freed

Indonesian woman Siti Aisyah was accused of the killing of North Korean leader's half-brother in Kuala Lumpur.

North Korea

'Self-legitimisation': North Koreans vote for new parliament

Millions cast their votes to elect members of the national legislature without being able to choose their candidates.

'Self-legitimisation': North Koreans vote for new parliament

Podcast

Defecting from North Korea

First hand accounts of life under the Kim regime are rare. In this episode of The Take, Al Jazeera journalists bring you the story of one woman who defected.

Defecting from North Korea

Vietnam

Trump-Kim summit fever hits Vietnam's streets

US and North Korean leaders met for a round of talks in Vietnam's capital, with entrepreneurs cashing in on the meeting.

Trump-Kim summit fever hits Vietnam's streets

Kim Jong Un

Kim Jong Un returns to North Korea to cheering crowds

Kim's arrival comes as US official says he's hopeful a team will be in Pyongyang in weeks to keep nuclear talks alive.

Kim Jong Un returns to North Korea to cheering crowds

Kim Jong Un

Russia confirms Kim Jong Un will visit Moscow

North Korean leader to visit Moscow following the breakdown of talks between his team and the US in Vietnam.

Russia confirms North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Moscow