Topic: Kyodo News Agency
North Korea’s secretive leader Kim Jong-il may be visiting China, as reports emerged of a ‘special’ train – his preferred means of travel – at the border. Kim may seek his powerful ally’s help on dwindling food aid.
05/03/2010 09:57 am
Yukio Hatoyama and his Democratic Party of Japan must address a troubled economy, record high unemployment, and a rapidly aging population.
09/16/2009 01:00 am
The North offered to engage in dialogue, and said sanctions would be met by an acceleration of its nuclear program.
09/04/2009 01:00 am
Prime Minister Aso's long-ruling party is under fire as polls indicate strong support for the opposition Democratic Party of Japan. The vote is Aug. 30.
07/31/2009 01:00 am
Monday's explosion – the latest in a series of hard-line moves by Pyongyang – may have been 20 times more powerful than its last test in 2006.
05/25/2009 01:00 am
The US has said it won't use destroyers to shoot missiles down. But they could gather intelligence.
03/30/2009 01:00 am
03/04/2009 12:00 am
The delegation will discuss buying fuel rods from a North Korean reactor, a step in the North's disarmament process.
01/13/2009 12:00 am
09/04/2008 01:00 am
The expected compromise over energy resources in the East China Sea ends a long-running dispute between the two nations.
06/17/2008 01:00 am