Pyongyang, P'yŏngyang or Pyeongyang, is the capital and largest city of North Korea. Pyongyang is located on the Taedong River about 109 kilometres (68 mi) upstream from its mouth on the Yellow Sea. According to the 2008 population census, it has a population of 3,255,288. The city was split from the South Pyongan province in 1946. It is administered as a directly-administered city with equal status to provinces, the same as special cities in South Korea, including Seoul.
A convoy of dozens of South Korean officials left for an inter-Korean liaison office in North Korea on Monday in a bid to maintain fragile gains in relations with Pyongyang, despite North Korea's.. Reuters - Published
The U.S. government has named a Russian ship on a list of vessels suspected of providing fuel to Pyongyang, a month after Reuters reported the same ship violated sanctions by carrying out a clandestine.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
North Korea has pulled out of a liaison office with the South, in a major setback for Seoul, just hours after the United States imposed the first new sanctions on the North since the second U.S.-North..
The woman accused of killing Kim Jong Un's half brother in 2017 will resume trial in April after calls to release her were rejected by Malaysia's attorney-general. The second woman accused in the case..
U.S. President Donald Trump said he was disappointed on Thursday by reports that North Korea had resumed activity at a factory that produced Pyongyang's first intercontinental ballistic missile capable..
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday he was hopeful the United States would send a delegation to North Korea in the coming weeks, after a summit between President Donald Trump and North..
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at a meeting with farmers in Iowa on Monday said, despite not reaching an agreement with North Korea during peace talks in Hanoi, he was "hopeful" that he'd have a..
United States President Donald Trump said he was withdrawing the recently announced North Korea-related sanctions on Friday, less than 24 hours after the Treasury Department announced them, according.. WorldNews - Published
The liaison office in the North Korean city of Kaesong was opened last year as Seoul and Pyongyang knitted closer ties North Korea pulled its staff out of an inter-Korean liaison office Friday, Seoul.. WorldNews - Published
Washington: The United States and North Korea are trying to get the “sequencing” right in negotiations to dismantle the communist country’s nuclear weapon programme and open a new future for.. WorldNews - Published
Two senior U.S. senators called on Monday for the Trump administration to correct a slowing pace of U.S. sanctions designations on North Korea, saying there had been a marked decline in the past year.. Reuters - Published
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The current US-North Korea situation is something which has evolved far beyond anyone’s imagination. In just a few short months, US President Donald Trump u-turned on barbed.. One News Page Staff - Published