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North Korea

Russia catches diplomatic wave in Bali
With the Russia-ASEAN ministerial meeting in full swing, Moscow is reaching out to the governments of Southeast Asia in a bid to strengthen economic, cultural and political ties.

22.07.2011 11:59

Lavrov in Bali for Russia-ASEAN meetings
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is in Bali, Indonesia where he will attend annual ASEAN events.

21.07.2011 13:34

North Korean diplomats moonlight as smugglers
With the cost of cigarettes soaring in the EU, even diplomats appear to be resorting to smuggling their smokes.

25.05.2011 17:37

Russian General Staff convinced Iran and N. Korea have no intercontinental missiles
Iran and North Korea do not have ballistic missiles capable of reaching the US and other NATO countries, according to Russia’s General Staff.

20.05.2011 10:13

North Korea and Iran trade missile technology – UN report
North Korea and Iran appear to have violated UN sanctions by regularly exchanging ballistic missile technology with each other.

15.05.2011 13:11

Russia urges North Korea to resume six-party talks
Pyongyang is ready to start discussing de-nuclearization of the Korean Peninsula “without any preconditions,” announced Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Aleksey Borodavkin.

15.03.2011 08:15

Russia expecting year of “intensive contacts” with North Korea
Moscow wants more intensive contacts with its communist neighbor North Korea in order to ensure peace in Northeast Asia, yet the situation between North and South Korea continues to deteriorate.

10.02.2011 12:55

Koreas try to diffuse tension
Military officers of North and South Korea have come to the negotiating table on Tuesday for the first time since the escalation of tensions in the region last year.

08.02.2011 08:50

S. Korean man arrested for “tweeting” praise of the North
South Korean prosecutors have arrested a man for disseminating pro-North Korean videos and text through social networking services, which is a criminal offence in the republic.

12.01.2011 14:56

US and China Defense Chiefs meet in atmosphere of suspicion
With China beginning to challenge America’s superpower status, US Secretary of Defense Robert Gates is in Beijing for three days of talks with Chinese top brass and President Hu Jintao.

10.01.2011 13:58

North Korea calls for peace talks with South in near future
North Korea has again called for a peaceful settlement with South Korea following months of tension and deadly incidents.

08.01.2011 10:25

Moscow calls on Koreas to move from “muscle flexing” to dialogue
Moscow has called for the resumption of talks between both South and North Korea in the hopes of easing tensions between them.

30.12.2010 16:05