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A satellite image of North Korea's Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Center.

Satellite photos suggest North Korea is upgrading a major nuclear plant after Kim Jong Un promised Trump ‘complete denuclearization’

The Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Center houses reactors for the production of plutonium and for light water. Images taken Thursday, nine days after President Donald Trump's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, appear to show that work continuing, according to analysis by 38 North.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (L) with US President Donald Trump (R) at the end of the US-DPRK summit at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island on June 12, 2018 in Singapore.

Kim Jong Un visits China for the third time, showing ties with Beijing are stronger than ever

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has made his third visit to China since March. Kim has landed in Beijing for a two day visit which reiterates China's role as a crucial ally of North Korea, which could be a crucial relationship to keep on side as President Donald Trump seeks denuclearization.
The Singapore summit between North Korea and the United States will take place on Tuesday.

What North Korean experts don’t understand about the country, according to a defector who lived there for 20 years

North Korean defector Kim Young-il spent 20 years in North Korea, and he says leader Kim Jong Un and his government feed its people false information to maintain order, and experts treat this propaganda as fact.
Scott Kim escaped North Korea four times. Every time, he was sent back was more brutal than the first.

‘Treated like animals’: A North Korean defector tells the brutal story of what happened to him after he was caught trying to escape

It took Scott Kim, a 32-year-old North Korean defector six years and four escapes to make it to South Korea. After he was sent back the first time, he was brought to a detention camp where he and his fellow inmates were "treated like animals."
Donald Trump.

‘Why can’t we just do it?’: Trump reportedly grew irritated from waiting and wanted to meet Kim Jong Un one day earlier

Secretary of state Mike Pompeo and White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders eventually convinced President Donald Trump to abide by the agreed date, noting that he and other officials could have more time to prepare.
President Donald Trump.

Trump jokes that a North Korean TV anchor who heaps praise on Kim Jong Un should work on cable news in the US

President Donald Trump reportedly joked that Fox News was not as forceful with its praise of him, and floated the idea of the news anchor getting a job in the US.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald J. Trump meet in Singapore on June 12, 2018.

Weapons experts say Trump’s current plan to denuclearize North Korea is likely to fail — here’s what they think he should do instead...

The Trump administration says it wants to pursue a plan for complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization with North Korea. Responding to the president's push for peace, experts on nuclear weapons drafted a three-step, 10-year plan.
Not quite!

North Korean media broadcast a classic, awkward Trump handshake

Over a typically ultra-emphatic North Korean narration and score, the country's main state propaganda broadcaster showed scenes from Trump and Kim Jong Un's meeting in Singapore, which generally showed Trump in a decent light.