File phot of a joint exercise between marines of the US and South Korea. Photo: AP

North Korea condemns new military drills between South Korea and United States

  • The US and South Korea agreed on Sunday to replace two major war games which take place every spring – the Key Resolve and Foal Eagle drills – with a shorter “Dong Maeng” or “Alliance” exercise that started this week
  • The move was designed to further ease tensions with the North following the dramatic detente since early 2018
Topic |   North Korea

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File phot of a joint exercise between marines of the US and South Korea. Photo: AP
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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump in Hanoi, Vietnam, last month. Photo: AP

Donald Trump will be ‘very, very disappointed’ if North Korea is rebuilding missile site at Sohae Satellite Launch Facility

  • Researchers say that rebuilding of the facility in question has been underway since the summit in Hanoi and may have started before the Vietnam meeting
Topic |   North Korea nuclear crisis

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump in Hanoi, Vietnam, last month. Photo: AP
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