North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs said that Washington declared war by putting Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals.
The United States’ inclusion of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals is a step too far, according to Pyongyang’s top diplomat.
North Korea has not only accused the U.S. government of declaring war following the latest round of economic sanctions against Kim Jong Un, but the regime has also banned all imports of goods that resemble a Christian cross, such as women's hairpins and men's neckties.
NORTH KOREA SAYS US HAS CROSSED A RED LINE: Seems Kim Jong Un’s “supreme dignity” has been challenged. Still, the choice of “red line” is ironic. Will the Kim regime’s Red fascist “red line” on the Korean peninsula prove to be as non-existent as Obama’s “red line” in Syria?
North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs said Thursday that Washington “crossed the red line” and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals, and said a vicious showdown could erupt if the U.S. and South Korea hold annual war games as planned...
Religious freedom remains non-existent in the oppressive regime of North Korea's Kim Jong Un, with evidence showing that over 100,000 people, some spanning three generations back, are forced to work in back-breaking camps, the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee reports.
Environmental group says, if elected, Trump's stand on climate change would set him apart, even from Vladimir Putin and North Korea's Kim Jong Un
North Korea said on Monday it has told the United States it will sever the only channel of communication between them, at the United Nations in New York, after Washington blacklisted leader Kim Jong Un last week for human rights abuses. All matters related to the United States, including the handling of U.S. Show More Summary
NORTH KOREA THREATENS “PHYSICAL RESPONSE MEASURES” TO SOUTH KOREA-US ANTI-BALLISTIC MISSILES: North Korea is also angry that the State Department has blacklisted dictator Kim Jong Un for human rights abuses. The missile system is the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-ballistic missile. (Here’s a photo.)
North Korea has closed its communication channel with the United States in response to US personal sanctions against several North Korean officials, including supreme leader Kim Jong Un, media reported Monday.
Pyongyang vows to end diplomatic communication channel with U.S. and hints at harsher punishment for Americans detained in the country
North Korea warns the United States to stop all diplomatic contacts following personal sanctions against several officials, including supreme leader Kim Jong Un, media reported Friday.
North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has just been selected for membership in quite an exclusive club: The Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC) in the U.S. Treasury Department this week listed Kim and ten of his senior security officials...Show More Summary
Pyongyang calls the sanctions on leader Kim Jong Un an “open declaration of war” against its nation.
North Korea warned on Thursday it is planning its toughest response to what it deemed a “declaration of war” by the United States after Washington blacklisted the nuclear-armed country’s leader, Kim Jong Un, for human rights abuses. Pyongyang...Show More Summary
North Korea says US sanctions on leader Kim Jong Un and other top officials for human rights abuses are tantamount to declaring war, the AP reports. The country's Foreign Ministry issued a statement Thursday carried by the official Korean Central News Agency saying the announcement of sanctions on Kim and...
US officials are most likely heavily monitoring North Korea's activities, so you'd probably think we'd already have basic information on their leader, Kim Jong Un. However, it wasn't until yesterday that the US Treasury Department, after...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, the US for the first time sanctioned North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for "notorious abuses of human rights," a decision that prompted the hermit kingdom to call the sanctions a "declaration of war." The sanctions affect...Show More Summary
The United States has imposed sanctions on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for the first time, accusing the country’s supreme leader of “notorious abuses of human rights.” The U.S. Department of Treasury announced the measures on Kim and ten other North Korean officials on Tuesday. Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's foreign ministry said on Thursday that it opposed the use of unilateral sanctions after the United States announced sanctions on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for the first time, citing human rights abu...