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Thursday, August 22, 2019
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US hopes North Korea will not conduct missile tests

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday expressed dismay at a series of missile tests by North Korea but said he wanted to resume negotiations with...
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US envoy to North Korea will visit Japan and South Korea next week

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US special envoy to North Korea Stephen Pigeon will travel to Japan and South Korea next week to coordinate North Korea's nuclear disarmament efforts, the State Department...
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North Korea launches two missiles

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korea fired at least two short-range ballistic missiles on Friday, South Korea's military said, shortly after Pyongyang called South Korea's president "scold" and vowing to end...
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North Korea says new missile test was “new weapon” test

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un personally supervised the test of a "new weapon" conducted by his country on Saturday, the North's official KCNA news agency reported in...
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Trump: Kim says missile tests will stop when Washington and Seoul exercises end

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un told him North Korea's missile tests would stop when the US-South Korea joint exercise ends, US President Donald Trump said on Saturday. Trump...
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North Korea’s latest missile was a short-range ballistic missile – Seoul

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- South Korea said on Saturday that North Korea's latest missile appeared to be a ballistic missile. The South Korean presidential office said in a statement that North Korea's...
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Trump confirms that Kim Jong Un made his “apologies” after firing rockets

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US President Donald Trump said Saturday that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un had made "apologies" to him after Pyongyang had recently launched ballistic missiles and said he...

North Korea launches several unknown projectiles: official

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korea fired several projectiles whose type was not identified early on Wednesday, Yonhap news agency quoted South Korea's joint military chiefs of staff as saying. The report gave...
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Trump: If Clinton won the election we would be in a big war with...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The president of the United States, Donald Trump, said that the victory of his rival in the 2016 presidential election, Hillary Clinton, would have led to a...
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Seoul is concerned about the ability of the missiles tested by Pyongyang recently

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- South Korean military experts have expressed concern that the missiles tested by Pyongyang have been able to bypass national anti-missile missiles. The Korea Times reported on Sunday that...
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Embassy: North Korea releases a Russian fishing vessel detained

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Pyongyang has released a Russian fishing vessel it seized after it was accused of breaking the rules of entry into an incident that prompted Moscow to warn...
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Seoul views Pyongyang-fired projectiles as a new type of short-range ballistic missiles

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The presidency of South Korea (Blue House) regards the missiles fired on Thursday morning by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) as a new type of...
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DPRK supreme leader oversees launch of new tactical weapon

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Kim Jong Un, the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), on Thursday oversaw the launch of a new tactical weapon, the country's official...
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North Korea’s economy hits worst performance since 1990s because of sanctions

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korea's economy, under pressure from international sanctions, saw a contraction of 4.1 percent in 2018, the worst performance since the 1990s, the central bank said on...
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North Korea fires two short-range missiles in the Sea of ​​Japan

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- South Korea announced that Pyongyang fired two unidentified projectiles on Thursday morning that crashed in the Sea of ​​Japan. Seoul and Washington said they were "short-range" missiles....
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Why North Korea launches its missile tests

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korea launched two so-called short-range missiles this Thursday, according to the South Korean Joint Staff Committee. It is reported that North Korean missiles have reached a maximum...
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Kim Jong-un has just inspected a new submarine

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Kim Jong-un said he was "satisfied" after assessing the operational and tactical capabilities of a new submarine. According to KCNA, the aircraft is intended to perform missions...
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North Korean leader is inspecting a new submarine

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is inspecting a newly built submarine, which could signal the continued development of a submarine-launched ballistic missile program, the Korean Central News...
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North Korea criticizes Tokyo in its row with Seoul

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korea slammed Japan on Friday after imposing restrictions on some of Seoul's exports because of an old diplomatic row, accusing Tokyo of undermining peace on the...
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Pyongyang retaliates against Bolton’s criticism

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korea responded Monday to criticism of US national security adviser John Bolton, while US President Donald Trump spoke of "great respect" between Washington and Pyongyang. "A human error...