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Iran: New American Sanctions, and How Iran May Respond

Tehran (NEO) – Barely a day passes without an outburst of angry words and threats from the US President directed at Iran at its people. If we believe the section of the US media that is loyal to -or controlled by – the White House, there is no more dangerous country than Iran. This raises […]

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South Korea Deploys Warship to Libya Coast in Show of Force

ISIS IN ACTION ISIS-affiliated social media accounts have released a list of over 200 hundred names of Misratan fighters from al-Bunyan al-Marsous (BAM) as targets for assassination. The week before the BAM spokesperson, Mohammed Al-Ghusri, stated in a TV interview that the recent spate of ISIS attacks was a result of ISIS members escaping from […]

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Korean Voices Missing From Major Papers’ Opinions on Singapore Summit

Seoul (FAIR) – In major-paper opinion coverage of the Singapore summit, the people with the most to lose and gain from the summit, the people whose nation was actually being discussed—Koreans—were almost uniformly ignored. The Post had 23 total opinion pieces, the Times had 16 and the Journal four. The only op-ed by a Korean was a pro-summit piece on June 12 by […]

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Dermot Hudson of the Korean Friendship Association on North Korea’s Motives and Likely Moves in Negotiations

London (MPN) – If there is any country on the list of U.S. adversaries about which almost everyone lacks critical understanding, it is the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK or North Korea). Unlike most countries, the DPRK has managed to stay fairly closed off to U.S. interference and intelligence-gathering — whether by embassies and consulates, or other […]

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Seoul Wants US Troops to Stay Regardless of Any Treaty with Pyongyang

Seoul (TNA) – South Korea said on Wednesday the issue of U.S. troops stationed in the South is unrelated to any future peace treaty with North Korea and that American forces should stay even if such an agreement is signed. “US troops stationed in South Korea are an issue regarding the alliance between South Korea […]

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Here is What North and South Korea Agreed to This Weekend

Demilitarized Zone (GPA) – Here is a breakdown of the agreement made between North and South Korea following Friday’s meeting between Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in. History was made Friday when the leaders of North and South Korea, Kim Jong Un and his counterpart, President Moon Jae-in met face to face. This long-awaited meeting between the […]

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Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in Stage Historic Intra-Korea Summit

Pyongyang (teleSUR) – North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un is crossing the border to meet with South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in to hold the first intra-Korea summit in over a decade. South Korea’s Moon will greet Kim at the military demarcation line at 9:30 a.m. local time, making Kim the first North Korean leader to set foot in the South since the 1950-53 Korean War. The […]

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Moon Jae In Urges US Moderation as The DPRK Signals Willingness to Negotiate

Pyongyang (GPA) – South Korean President Moon Jae In is attempting to convince the Trump Regime to be more open to talks with The DPRK (North Korea) following continued statements from Pyongyang signaling a potential opportunity for diplomacy. Moon Jae In Finally Listens to Pyongyang After slightly more than a year of choosing to ignore official statements from Pyongyang and opting to just […]

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Korean Leaders Assert Peace at Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony

Pyongyang (TeleSUR) – The reconciliation process between the Koreas was symbolized during the Winter Olympics closing ceremony, despite increasing sanctions by the U.S. The closing ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics Games in Pyeongchang boosted the reconciliation process in the Korean peninsula through a portrayal of their traditional arts, despite continuing attacks and hostility from the United States. The closing ceremony was attended […]

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US Media Turn to ‘Superhero’ Pence to Combat Korean Olympic Peace Threat

Pyongyang (FAIR) – North Korea, like virtually every country on earth, is using the Olympics this week as an opportunity for political theater, and this has greatly upset many in US media. Ostensibly this is because North Korea, marching with South Korea in the opening ceremonies and sending a squadron of cheerleaders to the Winter Games, is […]

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