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April 20, 2018
A photo provided by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the Korean People's Army in Pyongyang, North Korea. Little is known about North Korea’s reclusive leader, but a handful of people who know him have filled in some gaps in recent years. (Korean Central News Agency via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un suspends nuclear and missile tests, shuts down test site
April 20, 2018 - 5:42pm
Pedestrians in Seoul, South Korea walk past a television screen showing a news broadcast, featuring North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un during a meeting with with China's president Xi Jinping on March 28, 2018. Bloomberg photo by SeongJoon Cho.
North Korea dials down the anti-U.S. rhetoric
April 20, 2018 - 7:57am
April 18, 2018
rom left, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, his wife Akie, President Donald Trump and his wife Melania walk before dinner in Palm Beach, Florida, on April 17, 2018.  Photo by Kentaro Aoyama-The Yomiuri Shimbun
Trump says initial high-level meeting between US and North Korea 'went very well'
April 18, 2018 - 12:34pm
President Donald Trump speaks during a working lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., April 18, 2018. (Doug Mills/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
South Korea says it will lay the groundwork for Trump to talk to North Korea's Kim about nuclear weapons
April 18, 2018 - 8:02am
April 17, 2018
Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, leaves after his confirmation hearing in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Washington, April 12, 2018. Senators on Thursday implored Pompeo, the CIA director, to stabilize the Trump administration’s erratic diplomacy by standing up to Russia and other adversaries and reinstalling American influence among allies. (Lawrence Jackson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
CIA Director Pompeo met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over Easter weekend
April 17, 2018 - 8:44pm
March 28, 2018
In a photo provided by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency, President Xi Jinping of China, right, shakes hands with Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s enigmatic young leader, in Beijing on March 27, 2018. (Korean Central News Agency via The New York Times)
All aboard North Korea's mystery train
March 28, 2018 - 11:55am
March 10, 2018
In a photo provided by the South Korean government, the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, right, meets with South Korean envoys in Pyongyang, the capital, on Monday, March 5, 2018. Kim told the envoys that his country is willing to begin negotiations with the U.S. on abandoning its nuclear weapons and that it would suspend all nuclear and missile tests while engaged in such talks, South Korean officials said on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. (The Blue House via The New York Times / New York Times copyright 2018)
Congressional leaders have cautious optimism for Trump-North Korea talks
March 10, 2018 - 4:24pm
A photo provided by the South Korean Presidential Office of Chung Eui-yong, South Korea's national security adviser, meeting with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, March 8, 2018. During the meeting, Trump threw aside caution and agreed to meet with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un in a daring and risky diplomatic gambit to end a nuclear standoff. (South Korean Presidential Office via The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
Trump tweets claims of support for China, Japan for summit with North Korea
March 10, 2018 - 3:51pm
March 8, 2018
In a photo provided by the North Korean government, the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, center, meets in Pyongyang, the capital, on Monday, March 5, 2018, with South Korean envoy Chung Eui-yong. Kim told South Korean envoys that his country is willing to begin negotiations with the U.S. on abandoning its nuclear weapons and that it would suspend all nuclear and missile tests while engaged in such talks. (North Korean Central News Agency via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited President Trump to a meeting
March 8, 2018 - 7:36pm
March 6, 2018
In a photo provided by the South Korean government, the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, said that his country is willing to negotiate with the U.S. on abandoning its nuclear weapons and that it would suspend all nuclear and missile tests while engaged in such talks, South Korean officials said today. Kim, right, meets with envoys in Pyongyang, the capital, on Monday, March 5. (The Blue House via The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
North Korea says it will halt nuclear and missile tests while talking with US, Seoul says
March 6, 2018 - 10:31am
February 20, 2018
Vice President Mike Pence is flanked by his wife, Karen Pence, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. Kim Yo-jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, is standing at center in the back row. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pence was set to meet with North Korean officials during Olympics before last minute cancellation
February 20, 2018 - 7:40pm
February 10, 2018
Kim Yo Jong is greeted before women's ice hockey Group B play between Switzerland and Korea in the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at Kwandong Hockey Centre. (Andrew Nelles / USA TODAY Sports)
The 'Ivanka Trump of North Korea' captivates people in the South
February 10, 2018 - 3:55pm
February 9, 2018
Attendees take a selfie photograph at the PyeongChang Olympic Plaza ahead of the opening ceremony for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Feb. 9, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Jean Chung.
As Olympics open with dazzling spectacle, all eyes are on North Korea
February 9, 2018 - 6:21am
January 24, 2018
US sanctions North Korean ships suspected of smuggling goods
January 24, 2018 - 12:56pm
January 18, 2018
A B-52H Stratofortress bomber prepares to land at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on January 16, 2018.  U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Richard P. Ebensberger
In a rarity, the Air Force temporarily deploys three kinds of bombers to the Pacific
January 18, 2018 - 10:00am