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“Lifting Sanctions on Alcohol and Costumes”: North Korea’s Precondition to Resume Talks with the United States | World news

North Korea has demanded the relaxation of international sanctions on imports of refined fuel and other essentials, including fine spirits and costumes, before resuming denuclearization talks with the United States, have South Korean lawmakers said Tuesday. While US President Joe Biden rejected his predecessor’s approach to North Korea and its …

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North Korea releases army rice supply amid scarcity

North Korea is releasing emergency military rice supplies as its food shortage worsens, the South Korean spy agency said on Tuesday, with a heat wave and drought reducing the country’s supply. The country’s dying economy is continually challenged by the protracted COVID-19 pandemic, and although mass starvation and social chaos …

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Choi, proud South Korean world champion

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – As a child in an authoritarian and socialist country, Choi Hyunmi’s athletic talent was spotted early and his progress accelerated by a coach eager to impress the leader of North Korea. After putting the gloves away when her family defected to the South, it was …

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