U.S. has never abandoned military options for N. Korea: Pentagon official

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (Yonhap) — The United States has never taken military options off the table when dealing with North Korea and has shown restraint not to respond to every…

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U.S. JCS official unaware of discussion of troop drawdown in S. Korea

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (Yonhap) — A U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff official said Wednesday that he is not aware of any discussion inside the Pentagon of a possible drawdown of…

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U.S. encouraged by S. Korea-Japan efforts to improve relationship: official

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (Yonhap) — The United States is encouraged that South Korea and Japan are seeking ways to improve their relationship, a State Department official overseeing the region said…

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N. Korea blasts Trump’s warning, says it has nothing more to lose

By Choi Soo-hyang SEOUL, Dec. 9 (Yonhap) — North Korea has nothing more to lose, a senior Pyongyang official said Monday, after U.S. President Donald Trump warned that the communist…

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Trump says Kim Jong Un risks losing ‘everything’ after North Korea claims major test

By Soyoung Kim And Josh Smith, Reuters¬† December 08, 2019 at 12:08 PM WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un…

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America and South Korea Must Negotiate a Fair Extension of the SMA

“It is in the interest of the U.S.¬†and South Korea to negotiate a fair extension of the SMA that does not raise accusations among the Korean population that the U.S.…

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