Category: Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North Korean leader Kim Jong

As a clear sign of mutual trust Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un signed a joint statement

Proving once again that he’s lacking even the basic skills of diplomacy, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo cancelled his visit to Pyongyang last month. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, on the other hand, have signed a joint statement following their bilateral talks in Pyongyang. The countries’ defence chiefs have meanwhile signed a separate military pact.

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un / Reuters

Kim Jong-Un officially invited to Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un to pay an official visit to Russia. The invitation came in a personal letter that was delivered earlier by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.

One-Track Minds

The White House’s wishful thinking on Iran and North Korea

On Monday, in a speech billed as his first major policy address, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo hailed “the coming pressure campaign on the Iranian regime.” Echoing his boss, Pompeo painted an image of Iranian militias and agendas running rampant across the Middle East.

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