{FD} North Korea reportedly assured Pompeo that release of 3 detainees could be joined with upcoming summit

In his meeting earlier this month with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, CIA Director Mike Pompeo was assured that a planned summit between Kim and President Trump could be joined with the release of three detained U.S. citizens, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday night.

{FD} Beware of North Korea’s nuclear and missile pledge — Kim’s talk is cheap, it’s his actions that count

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un’s surprise announcement that his nation will suspend tests of nuclear weapons and missiles and close its nuclear testing site sounds like a momentous victory for the U.S. It’s not – at least, not yet.

{FD} South Korean actress Choi Eun-hee, once kidnapped by North Korea, dead at 92

South Korean movie star Choi Eun-hee, who was kidnapped by North Korean agents in the 1970s and forced to make propaganda flicks before a daring escape, died Monday, her family said. She was 92.

{FD} Kim Jong Un willing to discuss getting rid of North Korea’s nukes, US says

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un said he's willing to talk with President Trump about getting rid of North Korea's nuclear weapons as part of a denuclearization across the Korean Peninsula, a Trump administration official confirmed to Fox News on Sunday.

{FD} Families of Korean War MIAs hope Trump-Kim talks will bring loved ones home

There are 5,000 U.S. service members bodies still in North Korea from the Korean War. Family members hope talks with the country could help bring their loved ones home.

{FD} Ahead of US-North Korea summit, Japan’s Abe plans to meet with Trump in Washington

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday he plans to visit the U.S. this month to discuss North Korea with President Donald Trump ahead of expected summits between the North and the U.S. and South Korea.

{FD} North Korea begins testing experimental reactor at nuclear site despite ‘denuclearization’ talk

Increased activity at a North Korean nuclear site in recent weeks has tempered expectations among some analysts that the rogue regime will follow through on its promise to denuclearize or negotiate in good faith during a planned May summit with President Trump.