Category Archives: DPRK (North Korea)

Kim, Trump end 2nd summit without deal in Hanoi, Vietnam

A gap remained between what the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) wanted and what the United States wanted, US President Donald Trump said at a press conference on Thursday, explaining the no-deal end to his second summit with the DPRK’s top leader Kim Jong-un.

Trump, Kim May Declare End to Korean War at Summit

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According to South Korean officials familiar with the situation, they believe that President Trump and Kim Jong Un may issue a joint statement during this week’s summit declaring an end to the Korean War, which began in 1950.

US, ROK to reduce scope of ‘Foal Eagle’ military drill – Mattis

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Wednesday a joint military exercise with the Republic of Korea called “Foal Eagle” would be reduced in scope next year so it does not harm diplomatic efforts with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).

“Foal Eagle is being reorganized a bit to keep it at a level that will not be harmful to diplomacy,” Mattis told reporters.

South Korea | Kim-Moon agree to denuclearize Korean peninsula at Pyongyang summit

Leaders of the two Koreas agreed Wednesday to end military tensions and try to achieve complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.

Kim Jong-un, top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), and Republic of Korea President Moon Jae-in made the pledge at a joint press conference in Pyongyang.

South Korea | Korea News: North-South Relations

Moon and Kim to Meet again in September; U.S. Ambassador says “Too early” to End the Korean War