North Korea Issues Directives to Prevent Unrest Over Uncertainty About US Summit

South Korean war hero Choi Deuk-soo

Russia's top diplomat arrived in Pyongyang earlier Thursday, ahead of a landmark summit between Kim and US President Donald Trump.

North Korea has issued directives to step up propaganda to prevent possible unrest among the public from the unexpected turn of events regarding the planned summit between the United States and the North in June and the destruction of the Punggye-ri nuclear test site, sources inside the country said.

"I think it will be very positive".

New Jersey police release body camera footage of violent beach arrest
At this point Weiman says she "tripped and fell and the cop tackled me to the ground and smashed my head into the sand". What are you doing? "She tried to tell us it was okay for her to possess alcohol and that doesn't make any sense".

On Wednesday, Kim Yong Chol, the vice chairman of the ruling North Korean Workers' Party's Central Committee, arrived in NY to hold talks with Pompeo as part of preparations for the US-North Korean summit in Singapore.

Mr Tanaka has used this trust-building strategy to achieve a major diplomatic victory in 2002, when North Korea agreed to return five Japanese citizens out of 13 it had previously abducted.

Their talks will be aimed at determining whether a meeting between Trump and Kim Jong Un, originally scheduled for June 12 but later canceled by Trump, can be restored, US officials have said.

Timeline of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline
Horgan said last week that B.C. and Alberta disagree on the pipeline expansion, but that he and Notley are in agreement on a number of other issues, and have been friends for 20 years.

"The order was to make thorough counter-plans against the enemies' pretentious peace strategy while people and cadres are thinking about whether the current situation has already brought peace", he said.

Ship-to-ship transfers between North Korean ships and those of other United Nations member states are prohibited by a Security Council resolution adopted last September in response to North Korea's nuclear weapon and ballistic missile testing. That suggests Kim might have chosen to first go to NY because it would make it easier for him to communicate with officials in Pyongyang, North Korea's capital. South Korean media speculated that Pompeo could make a third trip to Pyongyang and that Kim Yong Chol was carrying a personal letter from Kim Jong Un and might push to travel to Washington to meet with Trump.

He said the North is very likely to open up and reform, as its leader Kim Jong-un has consistently maintained the policy of protecting and expanding the market over the six years since his inauguration and has basically completed the agricultural reforms.

Alberto bringing scattered storms and gusty winds to the area
The storm has maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour and the NHC says it is moving north-northwest at 12 miles per hour . Alberto is forecasted to make landfall as a strong tropical storm in Alabama or the panhandle late in the day on Monday.

Kim Yong Chol is a vice chairman of the North Korean ruling party's central committee.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top LeBron James: Jayson Tatum 'Built For Stardom'
May 31, 2018 - 20:57
LeBron James , of course, is the biggest reason why Cleveland came back from a 3-2 series deficit. "I work on my game". It matched Game 7 of the 2012 Eastern Conference Finals: the Miami Heat and LeBron James vs. the Boston Celtics .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top School shooting video game removed online after backlash
May 30, 2018 - 19:31
But it asks users not to take it seriously, and to call a psychiatrist or 911 if they feel like hurting someone. They continued: "We are not going to do business with people who act like this towards our customers or Valve".

PLOT TWIST: Russian Journo ‘Murdered’ By Kremlin Agents…Is Alive
May 30, 2018 - 19:24
In early 2017, after spending years fearing he would be arrested, beaten, or worse, Babchenko left Russian Federation . Several Ukrainian politicians blamed the Kremlin for the killing.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Ambien Maker Torches Roseanne Barr For Blaming Racist Tweet On Insomnia Drug
May 30, 2018 - 19:12
She then sent dozens of tweets in which she apologized and offered up a number of reasons for her offensive comment. She also apologized to everyone who had lost their jobs on the show due to her "stupid tweet".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top WTI falls on threat of OPEC boost, funds quit crude
May 30, 2018 - 18:35
The country's oil production is crumbling due to the economic crisis, and new sanctions can further deteriorate its output. Thus it is in the direct interest of the Saudis to maintain oil at a high price.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Alberto: South doused with heavy rains
May 30, 2018 - 18:34
A flood watch is in effect through Wednesday morning for the northwestern part of the state because of the storm. The men died instantly, their vehicle's engine still running, he said.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top How much will Roseanne Barr lose after racist tweet scandal?
May 30, 2018 - 18:27
That wasn't the first time Barr had made controversial comments, and because of that, the " Roseanne " reboot was always at risk. "What she wrote is antithetical to our core values, both as individuals and as an agency", the company said in a statement .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top American, Wife Freed From Venezuelan Prison
May 29, 2018 - 15:28
The family of Joshua Holt, who was recently released from a prison in Venezuela, father Jason Ho. Yet Mr Holt's release had seemed unlikely even a week ago. "That was a tough situation".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Service Dog Delivers 7 Puppies at Tampa International Airport
May 29, 2018 - 15:27
'Eleanor Rigby, a golden retriever service dog, was about to board a plane to Philly when she went into labour at Gate 80'. It was not immediately clear where in the Philadelphia region Van Atter lives.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Stumbles With $103 Million Holiday Opening
May 29, 2018 - 15:25
Solo arrived in the shadow of the Death Star - Avengers: Infinity War - and hot on the heels of Deadpool 2 . Predictions claimed Solo would open to the tune of $130 million over the four-day Memorial Day weekend.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kilauea volcano-no signs of stopping
May 29, 2018 - 14:05
Authorities have shut down the plant, removed 60,000 gallons (230,000 liters) of flammable liquid, and deactivated the wells. Lava also is spewing from fissures in the Leilani Estates subdivision, which has been evacuated for three weeks.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top NHL Stanley Cup: Vegas Golden Knights close to beating 500-1 odds
May 29, 2018 - 13:04
Wilson delivered a blindside hit on Jonathan Marchessault with the puck nowhere near the Vegas centre in the immediate aftermath. Braden Holtby stopped 28 shots for the Capitals, whose first Stanley Cup Final game in 20 years was a defensive nightmare.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top "Imperative" To Dismantle North Korean Weapons, Say Donald Trump, Shinzo Abe
May 29, 2018 - 11:33
At the same time, a "pre-advance" team was traveling to Singapore to meet with North Koreans, the White House said. The White House said Trump and Abe spoke Monday.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Watson ton takes Chennai Super Kings to third IPL title
May 28, 2018 - 15:27
We found that the guys who get on a roll - the Rayudus, Watsons, Dhonis, Rainas - they take you deep in the tournament. Willamson had replaced the suspended David Warner as captain just ahead of the IPL.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top One person missing after flash flooding hits Ellicott City, Maryland
May 28, 2018 - 15:25
A Baltimore suburb was placed under a state of emergency on Sunday as flash floods inundated streets with several feet of water. The executive order allows the state of Maryland to coordinate support to local jurisdictions experiencing flooding conditions.