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Kim not weak leader; demonstrated tremendous capacity to lead N Korea: Pompeo

Kim Jong-un is not a weak leader and he has shown tremendous capacity to lead North Korea, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the only top US official to have met the reclusive leader twi...

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White House blames ‘trail of broken promises’ for North Korea summit collapse

In both cases, Pyongyang was trying to push back against hard-line comments suggesting North Korea may end up like Libya if it doesn’t move forward quickly and irreversibly with concrete measures t...

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‘Trump formula’? North Korea says still open to talks after summit cancelled

North Korea responded on Friday with measured tones to US President Donald Trump’s decision to call off a historic summit with leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for next month, saying Pyongyang hoped fo...

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"Extremely Regrettable": North Korea Says Still Open To Talks With US

North Korea on Friday said it was still willing to talk to the United States after President Donald Trump cancelled a summit between the two countries, a decision Pyongyang described as "extremely ...

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Trump scraps North Korea summit, warns Kim that military ready

By David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called off a historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for next month, ci...

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Trump-Kim summit called off after broken North Korea promises – U.S. official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump decided to break off a planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after Pyongyang broke a series of promises and cut off direct communica...

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Pyongyang (, , literally: "Flat Land" or "Peaceful Land") is the capital of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, commonly known as North Korea, and the largest city in the country.