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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea threatens to fire at South Korean warships if they cross disputed western sea border - AP

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North and South Korea tensions

South Korean navy fires warning shots after North Korean patrol boat, fishing boat cross disputed sea border, official says - Reuters

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G-7 summit, May 2016

Obama says he has not seen the type of progress that he would like to have seen on effort to halt North Korea nuclear program

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North and South Korea tensions

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon calls for talks with North Korea - Yonhap News

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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea reaches out to South Korea to propose military talks - Yonhap

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North Korea nuclear program

North Korea says diplomat who negotiated short-lived 1994 deal freezing nuclear programs has died - AP

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North and South Korea tensions

South Korea's defense ministry: North Korea's call for military talks lacks sincerity while it continues to reject nuclear disarmament - Yonhap

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North Korea

BBC Tokyo correspondent Rupert Wingfield-Hayes tells of ordeal after being detained for 10 hours by North Korean authorities - BBC

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2016 US elections

In response to Republican Donald Trump saying he would hold talks with North Korea's Kim Jong-un, aide to Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton says Trump has a 'bizarre fascination with foreign strongmen' - Reuters

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North Korea nuclear program

Donald Trump says he's willing to meet North Korea's Kim Jong-un, wants to renegotiate Paris climate accord - Reuters

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North Korea

US State Department 'strongly urges' US citizens to avoid travel to North Korea due to risk of arrest and detention with 'unduly harsh sentences' - Reuters

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North Korea nuclear program

South Korea, US and Japan to hold 1st joint military training next month to practice cooperation on detecting signs of missile launches from North Korea, Seoul says - AP

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North Korea

Russian yacht with 5 crew detained by North Korean coastguards in Sea of Japan has been released, North Korean authorities say - Russia's TASS News Agency

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North and South Korea tensions

Report: North Korea may have put off carrying out mock attack on South Korea's presidential office, intelligence sources say - Yonhap News

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North Korea

Russian yacht with 5 crew detained by North Korean coastguards in Sea of Japan, Russian officials say - AFP

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North Korea nuclear program

Report: Sanctioned North Korean vessels detected on radar in West Sea and waters near Japan over past 10 days - Yonhap News

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United Nations Security Council

Report from UN experts accuse Rwanda of aiding Burundi rebels and North Korea of arming the Democratic Republic of Congo - Reuters

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North and South Korea tensions

South Korea's military push to field 100 more units of K2 tanks to strengthen defense against North Korea, official says - Yonhap News Agency

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North Korea

Photo: Tuesday's front page of North Korea's Rodong Sinmun newspaper with announcement Kim Jong Un now is party supreme leader - @W7VOA

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China

China congratulates North Korea's Kim on promotion to chairman of the country's ruling party - Reuters

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