A U.S. military assessment found that North Korea is still evading U.N. sanctions by transferring oil at sea, and that a coalition of U.S.-led forces deployed to disrupt the movements has failed to dent the overall number of illegal transfers.
North Korea has thumbed its nose at President Trump and the UN, blatantly transferring oil imports at sea in violation of sanctions banning the transfers, a new report said Friday. NBC News, citing “a Top Secret” Pentagon assessment, said the transfers were continuing despite the UN’s sanctions and Trump’s efforts to pressure China, Russia and...
South Korea's President Moon Jae-in told Japanese lawmakers on Friday "cautious, restrained" language is needed when discussing wartime forced labor to avoid "inciting antagonistic emotions" between the people of the two East Asian countries.
The United States and South Korea have failed to agree on a bigger South Korean share of the cost of maintaining U.S. troops, an official said on Friday, as the U.S. military warned Korean workers they might be put on leave if no deal is reached.
South Korea's President Moon Jae-in told Japanese lawmakers on Friday "cautious, restrained language" is needed when discussing wartime forced labor to avoid "inciting antagonistic emotions" between the people of the two East Asian countries.
Speculation that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will soon visit Seoul for the first time has sparked debate in South Korea over how to allow citizens to express often strongly held views while preventing any international incidents.
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