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    Pompeo says N Korea sanctions to remain

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    Tough sanctions will remain on North Korea until its complete denuclearisation, the US secretary of state said on Thursday, apparently contradicting the North’s view that...

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    Trump says N Korea no longer a nuclear threat, North highlights concessions

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:05am on June 14, 2018

    North Korea no longer poses a nuclear threat, nor is it the ‘biggest and most dangerous problem’ for the United States, president Donald Trump said...

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    Korean leaders aim for end of war, denuclearisation

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:05am on April 28, 2018

    The leaders of North and South Korea embraced on Friday after pledging to work for the ‘complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula’, on a day...

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    Koreas to carry single flag in Olympics

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 01:01am on January 18, 2018

    The two Koreas will field a combined women’s ice hockey team and march together under one flag at next month’s Winter Olympics in the South,...

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    North Korea reopens border hotline

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:05am on January 04, 2018

    North Korea reopened a long-closed border hotline with South Korea on Wednesday, hours after US president Donald Trump appeared to mock the North’s leader by...

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    Kim says ‘nuclear button’ on his desk

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:05am on January 02, 2018

    Kim Jong Un on Monday warned the United States that he has a ‘nuclear button’ on his desk ready for use if North Korea is...

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    UN calls for pressure on China, Russia over Myanmar abuses

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:05am on December 29, 2017

    The United Nations’ independent investigator into human rights in Myanmar has called for international pressure on China and Russia to try to get them to...

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    N Korea fires another missile over Japan

    Reuters . Seoul/ Tokyo | Updated at 12:05am on September 16, 2017

    North Korea fired a second missile over Japan far out into the Pacific Ocean on Friday, South Korean and Japanese officials said, deepening tension after...

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    North Korea’s Unit 180, the cyber warfare cell that worries West

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 11:21pm on May 21, 2017

    North Korea’s main spy agency has a special cell called Unit 180 that is likely to have launched some of its most daring and successful...

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    Global cyber attack akin to N Korean hacks

    Reuters . Seoul/Washington | Updated at 01:13am on May 17, 2017

    Cyber security researchers have found evidence they say could link North Korea with the WannaCry cyber attack that has infected more than 300,000 computers worldwide...