Tag Archives: Kim Jong-Un

North and South Korean leaders promise ‘lasting peace’ for peninsula

By Sung-kyu Kwak At 5 am, Pakistan local time, of April 27th, I was already awake. Being surprised and awed, I watched the young North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un, shake hands with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and cross the Military Demarcation Line. I believe, just as I did, …

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C.I.A. Chief’s Meeting With Kim Jong-un Is Latest Step in Winding Path to Talks

Hong Kong:  Mike Pompeo, the C.I.A. director and nominee to be the next secretary of state, traveled to North Korea and met with its leader, Kim Jong-un, the strongest indicator to date that plans for direct talks between Mr. Kim and President Trump are moving ahead. If talks between Mr. …

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Pakistan welcomes talks between North and South Korea

Islamabad: Pakistan has welcomed the recent high-level diplomatic talks between North Korea and South Korea that were held between the two countries for the first time in more than two years, Foreign Office (FO) said on Tuesday. The statement further said that Pakistan has always encouraged North and South Korea to …

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