Trump Says ‘We’ll See’ On North Korea Summit, To Insist On Denuclearization

By Jeff Mason and Steve Holland, -

North Korea threw the June 12 summit into doubt on Wednesday, saying it might not attend if Washington continues to demand that it unilaterally abandon its nuclear weapons. North Korea also [...]

BAP Calls On The United States To Meet North Korean Efforts To Move Toward A Diplomatic Solution

By Staff, -

MAY 16, 2018—The United States has no one to blame but itself for the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) canceling a meeting that was scheduled for Wednesday with the Republic of Korea [...]

North Korea Says It Will Not Become Libya Or Iraq, Stops Peace Process

By Kim Kye Gwan, Korean Central News Agency -

Prior to the DPRK-U.S. summit, unbridled remarks provoking the other side of dialogue are recklessly made in the U.S. and I am totally disappointed as these constitute extremely unjust [...]

Director Of CIA’s Korea Mission Center In Pyongyang With Pompeo

By Tim Shorrock, -

The CIA, as I’ve been saying for weeks, is running the show for Trump’s North Korea peace and denuclearization initiative, and its role is expanding as the date (June 12) for the Kim summit draws [...]

Unification Of Korea Being Led By Beijing, Not Trump

By Vijay Prashad, Independent Media Institute. -

No doubt that it was an emotional moment last Friday, when North Korea’s Kim Jong-un and South Korea’s Moon Jae-in stepped over the boundary line that separates the two Koreas. That Kim invited [...]

The Historic Korean Peace Declaration Was Made Possible By Social Movements, Not Trump

By Sarah Lazare, -

President Donald Trump—who has previously threatened the entire Korean peninsula with nuclear annihilation—now appears to be claiming credit for a historic step towards military de-escalation [...]

A Most Hopeful Korean Summit With Little Chance Of Final Success

By Staff, -

Leaders of North and South Korea signed a treaty of reconciliation and nonaggression this morning, renouncing armed force against each other and saying that they would formally bring the Korean [...]

Olive Branch For North Korea, Bombs For Iran?

By Medea Benjamin, Popular Resistance. -

The Iran nuclear deal is on the verge of sinking on May 12, when Donald Trump will decide whether or not to waive the nuclear-related sanctions, as the deal calls for. While the world is cheering [...]

Koreas Reach Agreement On Peace, Prosperity and Unity

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

The document from the North-South Korean Summit refers to the "Korean nation" when discussing the two Koreas. They describe their existence as "resulted from the division of the nation." They see [...]

Korean Peninsula In Historic Peace Talks – Thanks To Activists, Not Trump

By Ben Norton, -

It's the Real News. I'm Ben Norton. After six decades of conflict, it looks like the war on the Korean peninsula may finally be coming to an end. Since the early 1950s, South and North Korea have [...]

Koreas Negotiating Peace Treaty & End To Demilitarized Zone

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

The 1950 to 1953 war between North and South Korea ended their hostilities with a truce and the creation of a demilitarized zone. Now the North and South Korea governments are preparing to [...]

Will the United States Seek Peace in North Korea?

By Staff, Zoom in Korea -

North Korea and China dramatically showed the two nations are close allies before President Trump's planned meeting with North Korean President Kim Jong Un. At the invitation of Chinese President [...]

“Put The Brakes On US Empire”: Interview With Ajamu Baraka

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

We discuss the current situation in Venezuela and why that solidarity by people in the United States is critical, even if we believe the process in Venezuela is not perfect. We also discuss [...]

Who’s Afraid Of Talking With Kim Jong Un?

By Jonathan Marshall, -

Americans should welcome President Trump’s apparent willingness to speak with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, but instead naysayers are warning of dire consequences, Jonathan Marshall explains. Three [...]

Historic Turning Point: U.S. Agrees to Summit with North Korea

By Staff, Zoom In Korea -

The Trump administration made a surprising reveal yesterday about its plans to engage in direct talks with the North Korean government by May of this year. South Korea’s National Security Adviser [...]