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U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as they meet at the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Panmunjom, South Korea, June 30, 2019.

Trump again sides with Kim Jong Un over long-time ally as North Korea fires off more missiles

Trump said he agreed with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the US-South Korean war games. "You know, I've never liked it either," he said.
North Korean students use different coloured cardboards to form a picture of a child in uniform as a background during a mass gymnastic and artistic performance "Arirang", in Pyongyang July 26, 2013, as part of celebrations ahead of the 60th anniversary of the signing of a truce in the 1950-1953 Korean War. The games are the world's biggest choreographed extravaganza, part circus act, part rhythmic gymnastics floor, with plenty of reverence for the late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il.

North Korea is ‘brainwashing’ children as young as 4 for future service in Kim Jong Un’s massive military, a refugee says

In North Korea, children sing songs about being the guns and bombs for General Kim Jong Un and pose with plastic AK-47 rifles in preschool.
Military vehicles carry missiles with characters reading "Pukkuksong" during a military parade in Pyongyang.

North Korean hackers reportedly stole $2 billion from banks and cryptocurrencies to build Kim Jong Un’s nuclear weapons

According to a UN report, North Korean cyber attacks skimmed $2 billion from banks and cryptocurrency exchanges to fund its weapons programs.
A missile is seen launched during a military drill in North Korea

Trump calls Kim Jong Un a ‘friend’ while downplaying North Korean weapons testing

President Donald Trump downplayed the tests, saying that launching short-range missiles was not a violation of his agreement with Kim.
President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.

North Korea may have built 12 nuclear bombs since the first Trump-Kim summit last year, according to recent reports from intelligence analysts

North Korea is reportedly expanding its nuclear-weapons capabilities, even after leader Kim Jong-Un promised Trump that he wouldn't do so.

Trump’s response to North Korea’s latest missile test suggests ‘fire and fury’ may still be coming

President Donald Trump's response to the launches suggests that with more missiles flying, the US and North Korea could resume their hostile stance.
An unidentified short-range ballistic missile.

North Korea is not only firing off new missiles — it may also be learning to launch them faster

Experts have suggested that the weapons North Korea has been testing this year could be the key to a first strike, one that could evade defenses.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks at US President Donald Trump before their meeting at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam.

North Korea’s latest missile test was an attempt to get Trump’s attention after failed nuclear talks, experts say

North Korea wants the US to provide sanctions relief. Washington says it would only do so if Pyongyang demonstrably dismantles its nukes first.

Close analysis of Kim Jong Un’s new nuclear-missile submarine reveals it’s bound for a suicide mission

A submarine expert compared North Korea's old technology to taking a '67 Chevy and trying to drive it cross country without a major overhaul.
There's a lot more to North Korea than Kim Jong Un.

A photographer visited North Korea 6 times to see what life is really like — here’s what he saw

Photographer Eric Lafforgue visited North Korea six times — this is what he saw.