KCNA: "The U.S. should realize before it is too late that 'maximum pressure' would not work against us and take a sincere approach to implementing the Singapore DPRK-U.S. Joint Statement."
KCNA: "Since we know too well that the deep-rooted hostility between the DPRK and the U.S. cannot be redressed overnight, we have been proposingrelations be improved on a step-by-step approach of resolving what is feasible one by one, by giving priority to confidence building."
KCNA: "I cannot help but throw doubt on the ulterior motive of the State Department."
KCNA: "President Trump avails himself of every possible occasion to state his willingness to improve DPRK-U.S. relationsthe State Department is instead bent on bringing the DPRK-U.S. relations back to the status of last year which was marked by exchanges of fire."
KCNA: "U.S. is resorting to anti-DPRK human rights plot in such a way that it carries decapture provocation by adding high-ranking government officials ofDPRK, a sovereign state, to its unilateral sanctions list, while taking issue with the non-existent 'human rights issue'."
KCNA: "The U.S. high-ranking politicians including the secretary of state have almost every day slandered the DPRK out of sheer malice, and the State Department and the Treasury Department have taken anti-DPRK sanctions measuresby fabricating pretexts of all hues."
North Korea condemned US administration for stepping up sanctions and, warning of a return to "exchanges of fire" and that disarming Pyongyang could be blocked forever
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North Korean Bulsae-2 ATGM (9K 11 Fagot) at the Hamas ceremony in Gaza, today.
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Japan 20 reported injured at explosion in restaurant at Sapporo city
Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 - 144km SSW of Abepura, Indonesia
Mi-8 helicopter crashed in Tomsk region, 3 injured
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 24km WSW of Zhongcheng, China
KCNA: "At the immortality halls where President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il lie in state, they paid respects. Then they looked round the Mangyongdae Revolutionary MuseumThey also had a great time at the Munsu Water Park and the Central Zoo."
KCNA: "High-yield sericulturists had a significant Pyongyang visit from Dec. 9 to 15. Those in various parts of the countryproduced lots of cocoons this year. The first place of their visit was the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, the sacred temple of Juche."
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 14km NW of Wawa, Philippines
KCNA: "Australia had better use reason, instead of becoming modern-day Don Quixote for blindly kowtowing to the U.S. line."
KCNA: "If it seeks to get its status acknowledged by infringing upon the sovereignty of an independent country in the region of weighty significance in preserving peace and security of the world, it would be little short of pricking its own eyes with its own fingers."
KCNA: "Australia, contrary to the efforts of the international community, is chilling the peaceful atmosphere created on the Korean peninsula and the region regardless of the time."
KCNA: "Of late, Australia decided to dispatch a sea-patrol plane tothe Korean Peninsula under the pretext of keeping a close on the DPRK's violation of 'sanctions resolution.' The minister of Defensesaid that Australia would maintain the pressure upon north Korea."
Houthis announce receipt of a letter from the United Nations to set a date for the ceasefire in Hodeidah on 18 of this month
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 203km SSW of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia
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Today we signed an agreement to fight jointly against terrorism, Pakistan's Foreign Minister says.
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I came here to make trust bridge and reach peace and stability, any improvement in Afghanistan will benefit Pakistan, says Pakistan Foreign Minister.
Afghanistan and Pakistan agreed to solve their problems through peaceful ways, says Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi
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Afghanistan, Pakistan and China foreign ministers address a press conference in Kabul
Sri Lanka's disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has resigned
Kashmir: 6 protesters killed, 1 solider killed in the line of duty. Together with the 3 militants from this morning's encounter that's 10 dead. Reports of many injured at the encounter site.
Doctors at Pulwama district hospital confirm '7 civilians brought dead to hospital'
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 201km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia
KCNA: "An epic 'History of Sun Will Be Forever' was published to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the demise of Kim Jong Ilpoem 'Even after Tens of Thousands of Years', lyrics 'People Will Always Miss General' and many other works were created this year."
KCNA: "Deep reverence of the people for Kim Jong Il produced a lot of poems during the 100 days after his demise'The General Is Immortal as the Sun', 'Endless Is Our Yearning' and other hymns have been created."
KCNA: "A lot of poems representing ardent yearning for Chairman Kim Jong Il and loyalty to him have been created in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea for seven years since his demise."
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.