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Two Koreas to hold summit, Pyongyang offers nuke deal:Seoul

Seoul: North and South Korea have agreed to hold a summit at their heavily armed border next month, with Pyongyang saying it would consider abandoning nuclear weapons in exchange for security guarantees, Seoul said Tuesday. If confirmed by Pyongyang, the offer would mark the first time under the current leadership …

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Korean unity, historic handshake as Pyeongchang Olympics open

Pyeongchang: The two Koreas marched together and South Korea´s president shared a historic handshake with Kim Jong Un´s sister as the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opened in a spirit of intense rapprochement on Friday. At a glittering but sub-zero ceremony, South and North Korea brought the crowd to its feet as …

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U.N. Security Council imposes new sanctions on North Korea

United Nations: The U.N. Security Council on Friday unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea following its latest intercontinental ballistic missile test, a move that analysts said could have a significant impact on the isolated country’s struggling economy. The resolution seeks to ban nearly 90 percent of refined petroleum product …

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