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North Korea's Kim promises no more nuclear or missile tests

Apr 21, 2018 - 8:45 AM

(2nd UPDATE) World powers hail the announcement, but analysts caution that the declaration was promising but limited

KIM JONG UN. The North Korean leader says they will no longer carry out nuclear or intercontinental ballistic missile tests. File photo shows Kim attending the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea in Pyongyang. Photo from AFP/KCNA via KNS

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Mar 09, 2018 - 12:59 PM

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U.S. ally Jordan cuts ties with North Korea

Feb 02, 2018 - 9:32 AM

The decision comes months after similar moves by Kuwait, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates, who are also key regional allies of the United States

Trump says willing to talk with North Korean leader

Jan 07, 2018 - 7:54 AM

'I always believe in talking,' says Trump at the Camp David presidential retreat when asked if he would speak to Kim by phone

This file photo taken on December 18, 2017 shows US President Donald Trump speaking on his national security strategy at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC. Mandel Ngan/AFP

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Jan 03, 2018 - 7:32 PM

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North Korea could send delegation to South for Winter Olympics – Kim

Jan 01, 2018 - 10:58 AM

The build-up to the event has been overshadowed by tensions running high over the North's escalating nuclear and missile tests

North Korea holds mass celebrations for latest missile test

Dec 02, 2017 - 1:59 PM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un declares the country has achieved 'full nuclear statehood'

CELEBRATION. This photo taken on November 29, 2017 and released on November 30, 2017 by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows people in Pyongyang celebrating the test of a Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). Photo by KCNA via KNS /AFP

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Nov 30, 2017 - 7:52 PM

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Nov 30, 2017 - 1:54 PM

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PH hits latest North Korea ballistic missile test

Nov 29, 2017 - 3:11 PM

Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano calls on North Korea to stop 'such provocative and highly dangerous actions'

MISSILE TEST. Pyongyang residents react at the Pyongyang Railway Station after the news of the successful launch of the new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) Hwasong-15 in Pyongyang on November 29, 2017. Photo by Kim Won-Jin/AFP

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Nov 29, 2017 - 12:06 PM

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PH, U.S. to North Korea: ‘Immediately comply’ with UN Security Council resolutions

Nov 14, 2017 - 9:55 AM

US President Donald Trump also commends the Philippines for following ‘relevant’ UN Security Council resolutions concerning North Korea

ALLIES. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and US President Donald Trump discuss matters during a bilateral meeting at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on November 13, 2017. Photo by Krl Norman Alonzo/Presidential Photo

ASEAN Chairman's Statement hits North Korea missile tests

Nov 13, 2017 - 1:47 PM

(UPDATED) The ASEAN Chairman's Statement voices 'grave concern' over North Korea's 'recent provocative and threatening actions'

ASEAN SUMMIT. Leaders of ASEAN's 10 member-countries attend the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Summits in the Philippines. Rappler photo

Duterte in Japan, Balag counter-affidavit, Trump aides charged | Midday wRap

Oct 31, 2017 - 12:59 PM

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Tapang at Malasakit, Lorenzana, DOTr vs Abaya | Evening wRap

Oct 23, 2017 - 9:10 PM

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Duterte, Senators in UK, Trump | Midday wRap

Oct 23, 2017 - 12:54 PM

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Bautista, Gordon on Faeldon, Trump | Midday wRap

Oct 11, 2017 - 1:09 PM

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Aguirre, Cagayan van crash, Trump | Midday wRap

Oct 02, 2017 - 12:35 PM

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Iran tests new medium-range missile, defying US warnings

Sep 23, 2017 - 8:59 PM

State television carries footage of the launch of the Khoramshahr missile, which was first displayed at a high-profile military parade in Tehran on Friday

August net outflows hit $58M as ghost month begins

Sep 14, 2017 - 8:40 PM

Tensions between the US and North Korea mixed Q2 corporate results and political developments also contribute to investor hesitancy according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

The week in photos: September 2-8, 2017

Sep 09, 2017 - 12:36 PM

This week s selection of photo highlights here and around the world

BORDER ART. An artwork by French artist JR on the US-Mexico border in Tecate, California, United States on September 6, 2017. Photo by Guillermo Arias/AFP

Carl Arnaiz, Tagle, PH Embassy in South Korea | Midday wRap

Sep 08, 2017 - 1:24 PM

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Reynaldo de Guzman, Uson, North Korea sanctions | Midday wRap

Sep 07, 2017 - 12:17 PM

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Kian delos Santos, Kiko, United States and North Korea | Midday wRap

Sep 05, 2017 - 1:28 PM

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Gordon, Arnaiz, Duterte | Evening wRap

Sep 04, 2017 - 7:40 PM

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Gordon and Trillanes, Revilla, Callamard | Evening wRap

Aug 31, 2017 - 9:23 PM

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Imee Marcos, Ombudsman, North Korea | Midday wRap

Aug 31, 2017 - 2:12 PM

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Espenido on Mabilog, Robredo, Kim Jong-Un | Midday wRap

Aug 30, 2017 - 12:45 PM

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Satellite photos suggest North Korea preparing submarine missile test – report

Aug 12, 2017 - 11:34 AM

The preparations come amid a tense escalation of threats between the United States and North Korea over the latter s recent gains in nuclear weapons technology

Faeldon, Free tuition law, Trump | Midday wRap

Aug 11, 2017 - 12:00 PM

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Honasan, Customs, Robredo | Evening wRap

Aug 10, 2017 - 9:06 PM

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Marcos, Roxas, Andanar | Evening wRap

Aug 09, 2017 - 8:29 PM

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Negros Island Region, Bautista, Trump | Midday wRap

Aug 09, 2017 - 1:51 PM

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Duterte tells North Korean minister: 'We'd be good dialogue partner'

Aug 08, 2017 - 8:10 PM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warmly welcomes North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho to Manila

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Aug 08, 2017 - 12:30 PM

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Trump vows he won't let China 'do nothing' on North Korea

Jul 30, 2017 - 2:26 PM

I am very disappointed in China Our foolish past leaders have allowed them to make hundreds of billions of dollars a year in trade yet they do NOTHING for us with North Korea just talk Trump writes

LIFTOFF. People watch as coverage relating to an ICBM missile test is displayed on a screen in a public square in Pyongyang on July 29, 2017. Photo by Kim Won-Jin / AFP

China condemns North Korea missile launch

Jul 29, 2017 - 12:47 PM

Beijing urges North Korea to abide by UN resolutions and stop taking actions that could worsen the situation

West hardens tone on Iran

Jul 29, 2017 - 12:19 PM

We call on Iran not to conduct any further ballistic missile launches and related activities says a joint statement of Britain France Germany and the US

IRAN. The flag of the Islamic Republic of Iran (center) flying at United Nations headquarters in New York, July 2016. File photo by Loey Felipe/UN

North Korea leader says 'all U.S.' within range after missile test

Jul 29, 2017 - 9:43 AM

UPDATED China condemns the test but US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Beijing and Moscow bear unique responsibility for the growing threat posed by the reclusive North

This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on August 4, 2016 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un delivering a speech at the 3rd Meeting of KPA Activists in O Jung Hup-led 7th Regiment Title Movement at the April 25 House of Culture in Pyongyang. File photo by KCNA/AFP

U.S., South Korea conduct live-fire exercise after ICBM test

Jul 29, 2017 - 8:28 AM

The US Army says the exercise involved the surface to surface Army Tactical Missile System and South Korea s Hyunmoo Missile II

EMERGENCY MEETING. In this handout from the Blue House taken on July 29, 2017, South Korean President Moon Jae-In (C) presides over an emergency meeting with National Security Council members at the presidential Blue House in Seoul. Handout photo by the Blue House/AFP

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Jul 10, 2017 - 12:51 PM

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Jul 05, 2017 - 1:09 PM

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Russia, China urge freeze on North Korea missile tests and U.S. exercises

Jul 04, 2017 - 11:54 PM

The joint statement issued after a meeting between leaders Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping in Moscow follow an announcement by North Korea that it had test fired its first intercontinental ballistic missile

North Korea says launch tested 'new type' of cruise missile

Jun 09, 2017 - 9:04 AM

UPDATED The launched cruise rockets accurately detected and hit the floating targets on the East Sea of Korea the State run Korean Central News Agency reports

North Korea launches multiple missiles – Seoul

Jun 08, 2017 - 7:15 AM

UPDATED South Korea gov t: North Korea fired multiple unidentified projectiles assumed to be surface to ship missiles this morning from the vicinity of Wonsan Gangwon Province

UN slaps sanctions on North Koreans amid U.S. warning

Jun 03, 2017 - 7:48 AM

China Pyongyang s ally backs the sanctions but renews its appeal for dialogue to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula

G7 warns on North Korea

May 27, 2017 - 11:33 PM

North Korea must immediately and fully comply with all relevant UN Security Council Resolutions and abandon all nuclear and ballistic missile programs in a complete verifiable and irreversible manner

North Korea missile test a 'threat to international peace' – EU

May 14, 2017 - 8:22 PM

The missile was launched early Sunday and flew more than 700 kilometres before landing in the Sea of Japan East Sea

China says it tested new missile in northeastern sea

May 09, 2017 - 11:35 PM

Authorities say the test in the Bohai Sea was conducted to raise the operational capability of the armed forces and effectively respond to threats to national security

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