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    Last accused in Kim Jong Nam murder case freed

    Agence France-Presse. Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 11:32am on May 03, 2019

    A Vietnamese woman who stood trial for the assassination of the North Korean leader’s half-brother was freed from prison on Friday, bringing down the final...

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    Kim, Putin vow to seek closer ties at first talks

    Agence France-Presse . Vladivostok | Updated at 01:13pm on April 25, 2019

    Russia’s Vladimir Putin and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un met face-to-face for the first time on Thursday, vowing to seek closer ties as they look...

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    Kim oversees test of new weapon with ‘powerful warhead’

    Agence-France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 01:26pm on April 18, 2019

    North Korea’s Kim Jong Un has supervised the test-firing of a new tactical weapon with a ‘powerful warhead’, state media reported Thursday, in the first...

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    Kim gives US to year-end to become more flexible

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on April 14, 2019

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the breakdown in talks with the United States has raised the risks of reviving tensions, and he is...

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    Trump-Kim talks break down over sanctions

    Reuters. Hanoi | Updated at 12:00am on March 01, 2019

    US president Donald Trump said he had walked away from a nuclear deal at his summit with Kim Jong Un in Vietnam on Thursday because...

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    More N’ Korea meetings possible, but no plans: Pompeo

    Reuters . Manila | Updated at 07:46pm on February 28, 2019

    US secretary of state Mike Pompeo said on Thursday that the United States and North Korea could hold further meetings, after the summit between...

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    Trump, North Korea’s Kim cut short summit plans in Vietnam

    | Updated at 01:05pm on February 28, 2019

    US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un cut short their summit schedule during a second day of talks in Vietnam on...

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    Trump, Kim optimistic over nuclear talks

    Agence France-Presse . Hanoi, Vietnam | Updated at 12:00am on February 28, 2019

    US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un smiled, shook hands and dined Wednesday in Hanoi, expressing optimism that their highly personal...

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    Trump, Kim land in Hanoi for 2nd summit

    Reuters . Hanoi | Updated at 10:55am on February 26, 2019

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US president Donald Trump both arrived in Vietnam on Tuesday, the eve of their second summit at which...

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    Trump-Kim II, the summit, the script, and the sequel

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 12:55pm on February 24, 2019

    Their first meeting in Singapore was a blockbuster piece of diplomatic theatre criticised as light on substance. For the sequel, set in Hanoi this..