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Trump, Kim agreement reduced risk of military conflict

Trump, Kim agreement reduced risk of military conflict

TEHRAN, Jun. 14 (Press Shia) – Iranian ambassador to UK, Hamid Baeidinejad, said the agreement reached between US and North Korean leaders on June 12 has reduced the possibility of war between the two sides.“One positive aspect of the agreement between the US and North Korea is that the possibility of war and military conflict between the two sides, escalated by Trump’s...

Trump says Kim accepted invitation to visit White House

Trump says Kim accepted invitation to visit White House

TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – US President Trump said North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un has accepted his invitation to visit the White House sometime in the future, following the conclusion of their historic summit in Singapore this morning.Trump also said that “at a certain time” he will travel to Pyongyang, adding “that will be a day that I look very much forward to, at the...

Trump, Kim sign joint document at historic summit

Trump, Kim sign joint document at historic summit

TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – Leaders of United States and North Korea have signed what Trump described as a “very important” document following the conclusion of their historic summit in Singapore this morning.The document was signed following a historic summit aimed at the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula in exchange for the lift of economic sanctions against...

US, North Korean leaders hold historic summit in Singapore

US, North Korean leaders hold historic summit in Singapore

TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un held a historic meeting in Singapore on June 12 in a bid to discuss efforts to denuclearize the Korean peninsula.Pyongyang has reportedly demanded that in exchange, the US lift the sanctions against North Korea and establish diplomatic relations with the country. Guardian has quoted...

Iran warns N Korea of US breach of promise

Iran warns N Korea of US breach of promise

TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, warned North Korean government of US breach of promise on international treaties.Speaking in his weekly press conference on Monday, Ghasemi touched upon US pullout from JCPOA and the withdrawal of some European companies from Iran, saying “European companies have a 90-day and 120-day...

Trump may consider opening US embassy in N Korea

Trump may consider opening US embassy in N Korea

TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (Press Shia Agency) –US President Donald Trump is willing to establish official diplomatic relations with North Korea and even open a US embassy in Pyongyang, two sources close to the Singapore are reported saying.US President Donald Trump is willing to establish diplomatic relations with North Korea and, subsequently, even open an embassy in its capital, Pyongyang, Axios...

Chinese, Russian FMs to boost coordination on N.Korean issue

Chinese, Russian FMs to boost coordination on N.Korean issue

TEHRAN, Jun. 04 (Press Shia) – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in South Africa's Pretoria and agreed to boost coordination on solving the conflict on the Korean Peninsula, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Monday in a statement."The parties exchanged their opinions about the situation on the Korean Peninsula, agreed to boost coordination and...

Foreign journalists arrive at DPRK's Wonsan before nuke test site's dismantling

Foreign journalists arrive at DPRK's Wonsan before nuke test site's dismantling

MOSCOW, May 22 (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign journalists arrive at North Korea’s Wonsan to attend dismantling of the nuclear test site, Sputnik correspondent reports.A plane with foreign journalists has arrived in the DPRK, the flight landed at the Kalma airport, which is near the city of Wonsan, a Sputnik correspondent reports. The flight departed from Beijing...

Pompeo visits N Korea again ahead of Trump-Kim summit

Pompeo visits N Korea again ahead of Trump-Kim summit

TEHRAN, May 09 (Press Shia) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Pyongyang Wednesday local time to continue preparations for President Donald Trump's upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.Pompeo's visit to North Korea is expected to finalize the date of an unprecedented summit planned between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim...

Kim Ready to Lay Out Map for Denuclearization: Pompeo

Kim Ready to Lay Out Map for Denuclearization: Pompeo

TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (Press Shia) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is ready to outline a road map that would contribute to the achievement of complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, US new Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said.Pompeo, who met with Kim during the Easter weekend earlier this month, told the ABC News TV channel that the goal of the US administration was "complete, verifiable,...