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    North Korea denies it amassed $2b through cyberattacks on banks

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:27am on September 02, 2019

    North Korea denied on Sunday allegations that it had obtained $2 billion through cyberattacks on banks and cryptocurrency exchanges, and accused the United States for...

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    Abahani blame turf for April loss 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 30, 2019

    Abahani Limited faced difficulties in playing on astroturf during their game against North Korean champions April 25 Sports Club, which hindered their chance in the...

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    History beckons Abahani

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 28, 2019

    Abahani Limited will be looking for a place in the Inter-Zone final for the first time in their history when they take on North Korean...

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    North Korea fires short-range ballistic missiles

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 02:35pm on August 24, 2019

    North Korea Saturday fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles  into the sea after vowing to remain the biggest ‘threat’ to the United...

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    North Korea calls Pompeo diehard toxin

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 11:34am on August 23, 2019

    North Korea’s top diplomat said on Friday that US secretary of state Mike Pompeo was a ‘diehard toxin’ who only complicates denuclearisation talks and North...

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    Kim supervises ‘new weapon’ test again

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 02:45pm on August 17, 2019

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un once again supervised a ‘new weapon’ launch, state media said Saturday, complicating efforts at denuclearisation ahead of next week’s...

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    N Korea fires two projectiles, S Korea ‘impudent’

    Reuters. Seoul | Updated at 11:44am on August 16, 2019

    North Korea launched at least two projectiles into the sea on Friday, South Korea’s military said, shortly after Pyongyang described South Korea’s president as ‘impudent’...

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    Trump says Kim wants to resume nuclear talks

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on August 11, 2019

    US president Donald Trump said Saturday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants to resume denuclearisation talks after US-South Korean war games end. Trump...

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    N Korea holds fresh missile tests protesting at war games

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 11:53am on August 10, 2019

    North Korea conducted the latest in a series of missile launches Saturday to protest US-South Korean war games, just hours after United States president Donald...

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    North Korea stole $2bn for weapons from cyber attacks: UN report

    Agence-France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2019

    North Korea has stolen up to $2 billion from banks and crypto currency exchanges through cyber attacks to fund its nuclear missiles program, according to...