N Korea envoy meets China president

Posted by adminin on May 24, 2013
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A North Korean envoy visiting China meets President Xi Jinping and hands him a letter written by Kim Jong-un, state media reports.

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US sanctions ‘hit NK aid agencies’

Posted by adminin on May 24, 2013
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European aid agencies in North Korea say US financial sanctions are severely restricting their attempts to improve agriculture and nutrition there.

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VIDEO: New cruise route to North Korea

Posted by adminin on May 23, 2013
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Chinese tourists are replacing South Koreans in a resort which once symbolised the reconciliation of the two Koreas.

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China media: North Korea diplomacy

Posted by adminin on May 23, 2013
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Media and experts in China link a senior North Korean official’s Beijing visit to escalating regional tensions.

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North Korean Sends Special Envoy To China Amid Tensions

Posted by adminin on May 23, 2013
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The trip comes as relations between Beijing and Pyongyang have soured over North Korea’s nuclear program and the recent seizure of Chinese fisherman.

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N Korea leader sends envoy to China

Posted by adminin on May 22, 2013
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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has sent a special envoy to Beijing, state media announces, amid cooling relations after weeks of tension.

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Beijing Angry Over North Korea’s Seizure Of Chinese Fishermen

Posted by adminin on May 22, 2013
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North Korea’s capture of a Chinese fishing boat and its crew of 16 has angered Beijing, adding to its concern over Pyongyang’s recent provocations.

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North Koreans free Chinese crew

Posted by adminin on May 21, 2013
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A Chinese fishing crew seized by unidentified North Koreans two weeks ago is freed along with their boat, reports say.

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N Korea urged to end missile tests

Posted by adminin on May 20, 2013
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UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urges Pyongyang to end its missile tests as a fourth short-range weapon is launched from North Korea’s east coast.

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N Korea ‘fires short-range missiles’

Posted by adminin on May 18, 2013
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North Korea has fired three short-range missiles as part of an apparent routine test-launch, South Korea says.

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