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The President was speaking  to the International Labour Organisation. File photograph: Maxwells

Covid-19 has illustrated how, for the last four decades, frontline workers and those providing essential services have been “undervalued”, President M(...)

Kim Dong Chul, a US citizen who has been released after his detention in North Korea, being escorted to his trial in Pyongyang, North Korea in April 2016.  Photograph: Kim Kwang Hyon/AP

North Korea released three American detainees on Tuesday and handed them over to US secretary of state Mike Pompeo, in a goodwill gesture ahead of a p(...)

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands with South Korea’s president Moon Jae-in at the military demarcation line that divides their countries ahead of their summit at the truce village of Panmunjom. Photograph: AFP Photo/KCNA Via KNS

Days after an historic summit between North and South Korea, Kim Jong-un has said he will close his country’s Punggye-ri nuclear test site next month (...)

A South Korean soldier removes loudspeakers in the Demilitarized Zone in Paju, north of Seoul, South Korea, on June 16th,  2004. South Korea has again halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border at North Korea. Photograph: Jin-Hee Park/ EPA

South Korea halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border at North Korea on Monday ahead of their first summit in a decade, as US pres(...)

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang answers questions about the in North Korea during a news conference in Beijing on Monday. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters

Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans have died in a bus crash in North Korea, China’s foreign ministry said on Monday, with two Chinese(...)

US President Donald Trump and US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA

Trump In many ways the 72nd meeting of the UN General Assembly will be all about US president Donald Trump, who makes his first address to the instit(...)

US president Donald Trump is due to make his first address to the UN on Tuesday. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

World leaders have begun gathering in New York for the United Nations general assembly, with North Korea expected to top the agenda as concerns grow a(...)