North Korea crisis – The Levant News https://the-levant.com Your Middle East Journal Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:50:09 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://the-levant.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/cropped-Logo_big-32x32.png North Korea crisis – The Levant News https://the-levant.com 32 32 South Korea says Pompeo complained about inter-Korean military pact https://the-levant.com/south-korea-says-pompeo-complained-inter-korean-military-pact/ https://the-levant.com/south-korea-says-pompeo-complained-inter-korean-military-pact/#respond Wed, 10 Oct 2018 17:59:54 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=24628 https://the-levant.com/south-korea-says-pompeo-complained-inter-korean-military-pact/feed/ 0 Pompeo reportedly gives Kim Jong Un an Elton John ‘Rocket Man’ CD at Trump’s request https://the-levant.com/pompeo-reportedly-gives-kim-jong-un-elton-john-rocket-man-cd-trumps-request/ https://the-levant.com/pompeo-reportedly-gives-kim-jong-un-elton-john-rocket-man-cd-trumps-request/#respond Fri, 06 Jul 2018 14:42:36 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=21670 https://the-levant.com/pompeo-reportedly-gives-kim-jong-un-elton-john-rocket-man-cd-trumps-request/feed/ 0 Kim Jong Un ends visit to China with a message for the US https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-ends-visit-china-message-us/ https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-ends-visit-china-message-us/#respond Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:51:02 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=21214 https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-ends-visit-china-message-us/feed/ 0 Trump praises Kim Jong Un as ‘strong,’ ‘funny,’ ‘smart’ and a ‘great negotiator’ in Hannity interview https://the-levant.com/trump-praises-kim-jong-un-as-strong-funny-smart-and-a-great-negotiator-in-hannity-interview/ https://the-levant.com/trump-praises-kim-jong-un-as-strong-funny-smart-and-a-great-negotiator-in-hannity-interview/#respond Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:28:06 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=20991 https://the-levant.com/trump-praises-kim-jong-un-as-strong-funny-smart-and-a-great-negotiator-in-hannity-interview/feed/ 0 Trump Greets Plans for North Korea-Syria Meeting With Deafening Silence https://the-levant.com/trump-greets-plans-for-north-korea-syria-meeting-with-deafening-silence/ https://the-levant.com/trump-greets-plans-for-north-korea-syria-meeting-with-deafening-silence/#respond Tue, 05 Jun 2018 09:13:13 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=20807 https://the-levant.com/trump-greets-plans-for-north-korea-syria-meeting-with-deafening-silence/feed/ 0 North Korea says US Vice-President Pence’s comments ‘stupid’ https://the-levant.com/north-korea-says-us-vice-president-pences-comments-stupid/ https://the-levant.com/north-korea-says-us-vice-president-pences-comments-stupid/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 11:29:43 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=20564 https://the-levant.com/north-korea-says-us-vice-president-pences-comments-stupid/feed/ 0 North Korea threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit over drills https://the-levant.com/north-korea-threatens-to-cancel-trump-kim-summit-over-drills/ https://the-levant.com/north-korea-threatens-to-cancel-trump-kim-summit-over-drills/#respond Wed, 16 May 2018 10:17:44 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=20343 https://the-levant.com/north-korea-threatens-to-cancel-trump-kim-summit-over-drills/feed/ 0 Korea: The Kim Jong Un Phenomenon https://the-levant.com/korea-the-kim-jong-un-phenomenon/ https://the-levant.com/korea-the-kim-jong-un-phenomenon/#respond Thu, 03 May 2018 16:26:38 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=20002 https://the-levant.com/korea-the-kim-jong-un-phenomenon/feed/ 0 North Korea says will stop nuclear tests, scrap test site https://the-levant.com/north-korea-says-will-stop-nuclear-tests-scrap-test-site/ https://the-levant.com/north-korea-says-will-stop-nuclear-tests-scrap-test-site/#respond Sat, 21 Apr 2018 11:46:58 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=19646 https://the-levant.com/north-korea-says-will-stop-nuclear-tests-scrap-test-site/feed/ 0 Trump Says He’ll Abandon Kim Talks If They’re Not ‘Fruitful’ https://the-levant.com/trump-says-hell-abandon-kim-talks-if-theyre-not-fruitful/ https://the-levant.com/trump-says-hell-abandon-kim-talks-if-theyre-not-fruitful/#respond Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:16:42 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=19587 https://the-levant.com/trump-says-hell-abandon-kim-talks-if-theyre-not-fruitful/feed/ 0 North Korea Ready To Talk About Denuclearization, U.S. Officials Say https://the-levant.com/north-korea-ready-to-talk-about-denuclearization-u-s-officials-say/ https://the-levant.com/north-korea-ready-to-talk-about-denuclearization-u-s-officials-say/#respond Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:31:00 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=19330 https://the-levant.com/north-korea-ready-to-talk-about-denuclearization-u-s-officials-say/feed/ 0 BOOK REVIEW – Back to the Future: Ahmed Al-Mahdi Charts a Course through the Arabic Winter of Discontent! 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But many in the South are not happy. https://the-levant.com/koreas-plan-olympic-first-with-joint-womens-hockey-team-but-many-in-the-south-are-not-happy/ https://the-levant.com/koreas-plan-olympic-first-with-joint-womens-hockey-team-but-many-in-the-south-are-not-happy/#respond Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:37:37 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=17104 https://the-levant.com/koreas-plan-olympic-first-with-joint-womens-hockey-team-but-many-in-the-south-are-not-happy/feed/ 0 Obama-era Pentagon official knocks Trump for golfing during Hawaii false alarm https://the-levant.com/obama-era-pentagon-official-knocks-trump-for-golfing-during-hawaii-false-alarm/ https://the-levant.com/obama-era-pentagon-official-knocks-trump-for-golfing-during-hawaii-false-alarm/#respond Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:13:20 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=16979 https://the-levant.com/obama-era-pentagon-official-knocks-trump-for-golfing-during-hawaii-false-alarm/feed/ 0 Trump says U.S. open to talks with North Korea: White House https://the-levant.com/trump-says-u-s-open-to-talks-with-north-korea-white-house/ https://the-levant.com/trump-says-u-s-open-to-talks-with-north-korea-white-house/#respond Thu, 11 Jan 2018 07:04:42 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=16902 https://the-levant.com/trump-says-u-s-open-to-talks-with-north-korea-white-house/feed/ 0 Trump, Defending His Mental Fitness, Says He’s a ‘Very Stable Genius’ https://the-levant.com/trump-defending-his-mental-fitness-says-hes-a-very-stable-genius/ https://the-levant.com/trump-defending-his-mental-fitness-says-hes-a-very-stable-genius/#respond Sat, 06 Jan 2018 23:09:34 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=16766 https://the-levant.com/trump-defending-his-mental-fitness-says-hes-a-very-stable-genius/feed/ 0 Kim Jong-un’s Overture Could Drive a Wedge Between South Korea and the U.S. https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-uns-overture-could-drive-a-wedge-between-south-korea-and-the-u-s/ https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-uns-overture-could-drive-a-wedge-between-south-korea-and-the-u-s/#respond Mon, 01 Jan 2018 11:30:37 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=16601 https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-uns-overture-could-drive-a-wedge-between-south-korea-and-the-u-s/feed/ 0 North Korea brands Trump’s US security report ‘criminal’ https://the-levant.com/north-korea-brands-trumps-us-security-report-criminal/ https://the-levant.com/north-korea-brands-trumps-us-security-report-criminal/#respond Fri, 22 Dec 2017 14:07:52 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=16348 https://the-levant.com/north-korea-brands-trumps-us-security-report-criminal/feed/ 0 Tillerson says U.S. ready to talk to North Korea; Japan wants pressure https://the-levant.com/tillerson-says-u-s-ready-to-talk-to-north-korea-japan-wants-pressure/ https://the-levant.com/tillerson-says-u-s-ready-to-talk-to-north-korea-japan-wants-pressure/#respond Wed, 13 Dec 2017 07:28:28 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=16047 https://the-levant.com/tillerson-says-u-s-ready-to-talk-to-north-korea-japan-wants-pressure/feed/ 0 Why North Korea’s nuclear test is still producing aftershocks https://the-levant.com/why-north-koreas-nuclear-test-is-still-producing-aftershocks/ https://the-levant.com/why-north-koreas-nuclear-test-is-still-producing-aftershocks/#respond Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:47:50 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=15985 https://the-levant.com/why-north-koreas-nuclear-test-is-still-producing-aftershocks/feed/ 0 Stealth jets fly in U.S., South Korean drills after North Korea’s latest missile test https://the-levant.com/stealth-jets-fly-in-u-s-south-korean-drills-after-north-koreas-latest-missile-test/ https://the-levant.com/stealth-jets-fly-in-u-s-south-korean-drills-after-north-koreas-latest-missile-test/#respond Mon, 04 Dec 2017 06:58:48 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=15762 https://the-levant.com/stealth-jets-fly-in-u-s-south-korean-drills-after-north-koreas-latest-missile-test/feed/ 0 Hawaii to resume Cold War-era nuclear siren tests amid North Korea threat https://the-levant.com/hawaii-to-resume-cold-war-era-nuclear-siren-tests-amid-north-korea-threat/ https://the-levant.com/hawaii-to-resume-cold-war-era-nuclear-siren-tests-amid-north-korea-threat/#respond Tue, 28 Nov 2017 07:35:44 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=15579 https://the-levant.com/hawaii-to-resume-cold-war-era-nuclear-siren-tests-amid-north-korea-threat/feed/ 0 Trump asserts ‘a lot of progress’ on North Korea, urges ‘deal’ to resolve standoff with United States https://the-levant.com/trump-asserts-a-lot-of-progress-on-north-korea-urges-deal-to-resolve-standoff-with-united-states/ https://the-levant.com/trump-asserts-a-lot-of-progress-on-north-korea-urges-deal-to-resolve-standoff-with-united-states/#respond Tue, 07 Nov 2017 11:17:37 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14956 https://the-levant.com/trump-asserts-a-lot-of-progress-on-north-korea-urges-deal-to-resolve-standoff-with-united-states/feed/ 0 South Korea will not develop or possess nuclear weapons, president says https://the-levant.com/south-korea-will-not-develop-or-possess-nuclear-weapons-president-says/ https://the-levant.com/south-korea-will-not-develop-or-possess-nuclear-weapons-president-says/#respond Wed, 01 Nov 2017 06:20:20 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14767 https://the-levant.com/south-korea-will-not-develop-or-possess-nuclear-weapons-president-says/feed/ 0 Kim Jong-un visits cosmetics factory with wife and sister https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-visits-cosmetics-factory-with-wife-and-sister/ https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-visits-cosmetics-factory-with-wife-and-sister/#respond Mon, 30 Oct 2017 08:32:54 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14716 https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-visits-cosmetics-factory-with-wife-and-sister/feed/ 0 South Korea’s New ‘Frankenmissile’ Would Take Out North Korea’s Kim Jong Un and His Nuclear Weapons https://the-levant.com/south-koreas-new-frankenmissile-would-take-out-north-koreas-kim-jong-un-and-his-nuclear-weapons/ https://the-levant.com/south-koreas-new-frankenmissile-would-take-out-north-koreas-kim-jong-un-and-his-nuclear-weapons/#respond Sat, 21 Oct 2017 08:03:21 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14476 https://the-levant.com/south-koreas-new-frankenmissile-would-take-out-north-koreas-kim-jong-un-and-his-nuclear-weapons/feed/ 0 Seoul, Washington to hold strategic dialogue next week https://the-levant.com/seoul-washington-to-hold-strategic-dialogue-next-week/ https://the-levant.com/seoul-washington-to-hold-strategic-dialogue-next-week/#respond Wed, 11 Oct 2017 08:32:42 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14199 https://the-levant.com/seoul-washington-to-hold-strategic-dialogue-next-week/feed/ 0 Kim Jong Un praises nuclear program, promotes sister to center of power https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-praises-nuclear-program-promotes-sister-to-center-of-power/ https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-praises-nuclear-program-promotes-sister-to-center-of-power/#respond Sun, 08 Oct 2017 07:10:52 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14111 https://the-levant.com/kim-jong-un-praises-nuclear-program-promotes-sister-to-center-of-power/feed/ 0 North Korea preparing long-range missile test – RIA cites Russian lawmaker https://the-levant.com/north-korea-preparing-long-range-missile-test-ria-cites-russian-lawmaker/ https://the-levant.com/north-korea-preparing-long-range-missile-test-ria-cites-russian-lawmaker/#respond Sat, 07 Oct 2017 08:49:55 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14086 https://the-levant.com/north-korea-preparing-long-range-missile-test-ria-cites-russian-lawmaker/feed/ 0 ‘Death spiral’: Tillerson makes nice but may not last long with Trump https://the-levant.com/death-spiral-tillerson-makes-nice-but-may-not-last-long-with-trump/ https://the-levant.com/death-spiral-tillerson-makes-nice-but-may-not-last-long-with-trump/#respond Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:15:56 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14024 https://the-levant.com/death-spiral-tillerson-makes-nice-but-may-not-last-long-with-trump/feed/ 0 Al Franken on Donald Trump’s North Korea threats: “I don’t understand him” https://the-levant.com/al-franken-on-donald-trumps-north-korea-threats-i-dont-understand-him/ https://the-levant.com/al-franken-on-donald-trumps-north-korea-threats-i-dont-understand-him/#respond Wed, 04 Oct 2017 12:56:42 +0000 https://the-levant.com/?p=14007 https://the-levant.com/al-franken-on-donald-trumps-north-korea-threats-i-dont-understand-him/feed/ 0