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    Kim invites Trump in letter

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2019

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un invited US president Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang in a letter sent in August amid stalled denuclearisation talks, a...

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    US imposes sanctions on N Korean hacking groups

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2019

    The US Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved in the ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attacks and hacking of...

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    North Korea launches two more projectiles

    Reuters. Seoul | Updated at 11:10am on September 10, 2019

    North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles on Tuesday morning, according to South Korea’s joint chiefs of staff. Hours after the event, a senior diplomat announced...

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    North Korea evades sanctions: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on September 07, 2019

    North Korea is pressing ahead with its nuclear weapons programme while evading sanctions, a United Nations report said, following a series of recent test-launches that...

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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...