Tag: South Korea

China and Russia Formally Urge UN Security Council to Moderate Sanctions Against DPRK

After a historic meeting between representatives of the Russian, Chinese and DPRK (North Korean) governments in Moscow, China and Russia have formally urged their United Nations Security Council colleagues to lower existing sanctions against Pyongyang. According to a joint statement signed by Chinese diplomat Kong Xuanyou, Russian diplomat Igor Morgulov and DPRK […]

North Korea Admonishes the US Not to Turn Back on Peace Process as Bidding War Over The DPRK’s Economic Development Intensifies

The DPRK news outlet Rodong Sinmun has released a statement admonishing the United States against the possibility of neglecting its commitment to the peace process. The statement in full as reported by the Korean Central News Agency reads as follows: “According to a south Korean radio, U.S. special units in Japan […]

North Korea Makes Highly Personal Appeal to Donald Trump While Slamming His Domestic Opponents

In a further sign that in spite of its putative isolation the DPRK (North Korea) has mastered the skilful art of perception management through diplomatic means, an official newspaper has published an editorial which  praises Donald Trump’s post-Singapore summit attitude towards Pyongyang while lambasting some of Trump’s most hated domestic […]