North Korea

UK and world

What is the DMZ?

June 30, 2019

The Demilitarised Zone, where US President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Sunday during an encounter that included a brief crossing of the border, may be the most heavily fortified strip of land in the world and serves as an uneasy and occasionally bloody borderline between the two Koreas.

UK and world

What is the DMZ?

June 29, 2019

The Demilitarised Zone, where US President Donald Trump wants to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Sunday, may be the most heavily fortified strip of land in the world and serves as an uneasy and occasionally bloody borderline between the two Koreas.

UK and world

China’s Xi pushes economic reform at North Korea summit

June 21, 2019

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered encouragement for North Korea’s focus on economic development in a speech in Pyongyang, turning to a topic Beijing has long pressed with its communist neighbour amid wider concerns over the North’s nuclear weapons programme.

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