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Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Washington, 19 September: North Korea has not reactivated its nuclear reactor in Yongbyon although it is moving closer to doing so, the State Department said Friday.
North Korea threatened Tuesday to restore its Yongbyon nuclear reactor if the U.S. government fails to remove it from a list of terrorist sponsors.
Text of report in English by state-run North Korean news agency KCNA Pyongyang, July 28 (KCNA) - The 55th anniversary of the victory in the great Fatherland Liberation War was significantly celebrated across the country.
Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo By Naoko Aoki Beijing, July 12 Kyodo - Negotiators from six countries met for the third day in Beijing Saturday [12 July] to try to work out the specifics of a mechanism to verify North Korea's declaration of its nuclear programmes.
Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Beijing, July 11 Kyodo - Chief nuclear negotiators from six countries agreed Friday in Beijing on the principles of creating a mechanism to verify North Korea's declaration of its nuclear programmes, Japanese delegate Akitaka Saiki said.
Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Pyongyang, June 26 Kyodo - The US State Department's top Korea expert arrived in Pyongyang on Thursday afternoon, ahead of a series of events expected to end a six-month stall in the six-way process for denuclearizing North Korea.
U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice has become increasingly concerned North Korea might be seeking a new route to produce nuclear weapons, sources say.
By Doug Palmer WASHINGTON (Reuters) - South Korea should drop its demand to include products made in an industrial park in North Korea in a free trade pact with the United States, a senior Democratic senator said on Thursday.
By Jon Herskovitz SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.S. ambassador to South Korea and dozens of other diplomats went on a tour on Monday of an industrial complex in North Korea that has been at the center of a war of words between Seoul and Washington.
By Jon Herskovitz SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's Foreign Ministry will on Monday take the U.S. ambassador and dozens of other diplomats on an unprecedented trip to an industrial complex in North Korea that is at the center of war of words between Seoul and Washington.
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