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N.Korea fires multiple artillery shots, S.Korea says

Published June 12, 2022 11:08pm SEOUL — North Korea on Sunday fired multiple artillery shots between 8:07 a.m. and 11:03 a.m. local time, South Korea's military said, in another show of force a day after leader Kim Jong Un vowed to boost the reclusive nation's military power. The Joint Chiefs of…
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June 12, 2022
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Kim reaffirms arms buildup at party meet

PLENTY ON HIS PLATE This photo released by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on Saturday, June 11, 2022, shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaking during a plenary meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party’s Central Committee held from Wednesday to Friday. KCNA/KOREA NEWS SERVICE PHOTO VIA AP Read…
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June 11, 2022
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North Korea Could Be Moving Closer to Another Nuclear Test

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has convened a political conference where he’s expected to review state affairs, including a COVID-19 outbreak, and possibly address relations with Washington and Seoul amid his revived nuclear brinkmanship. The plenary meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party’s Central Committee began…
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June 9, 2022
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N. Korea’s Kim attends housing project ceremony

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June 5, 2022
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N. Korea moves to soften curbs amid doubts over COVID counts

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and other top officials discussed revising stringent anti-epidemic restrictions during a meeting Sunday, state media reported, as they maintained a widely disputed claim that the country’s first COVID-19 outbreak is slowing. The discussion at the North’s Politburo meeting suggests…
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May 29, 2022
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Kim, other N. Koreans attend large funeral amid COVID worry

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A huge number of North Koreans including leader Kim Jong Un attended a funeral for a top official, state media reported Monday, as the country maintained the much-disputed claim that its suspected coronavirus outbreak is subsiding. In this photo provided by the North Korean government,…
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May 23, 2022
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Kim, other N. Koreans attend large funeral amid COVID worry

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A huge number of North Koreans including leader Kim Jong Un attended a funeral for a top official, state media reported Monday, as the country maintained the much-disputed claim that its suspected coronavirus outbreak is subsiding. Since admitting earlier this month to an outbreak of…
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May 23, 2022