February 23, 2020

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Jacob Fromer

Jacob Fromer is NK News‘s Washington DC correspondent. He previously worked in the U.S. Senate.

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North Korea issue won't be resolved unless China enforces sanctions: O'Brien

National Security Advisor says Beijing must work with U.S. to push North Korea toward denuclearization

Jacob Fromer February 5, 2020

No mention of North Korea in Trump's third State of the Union Address

Speech departed from previous two addresses, both of which made prominent mention of DPRK issue

Jacob Fromer February 4, 2020

State Department offers $2.4 million for human rights projects in North Korea

Projects should focus on information dissemination in DPRK, global awareness of human rights abuses, State Dept. says

Jacob Fromer February 1, 2020

At House hearing on Korea, U.S. official says China is enforcing UN sanctions

Lawmakers push back and question China's lax enforcement of UN Security Council sanctions

Jacob Fromer January 28, 2020

North Korea "clearly" trying to build long-range, nuclear-capable missile: Esper

"We're conscious of what they're trying to do," the U.S. Secretary of Defense said on Friday

Jacob Fromer January 24, 2020

Citing nuclear North Korea, "Doomsday Clock" moves closer than ever to midnight

World is "sleepwalking its way through a newly unstable nuclear landscape," Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists says

Jacob Fromer January 23, 2020

"Slow, steady, patient" diplomacy with North Korea will continue: State

"There’s nothing to be gained by not talking," senior official tells reporters at the State Department

Jacob Fromer January 23, 2020

Echoing Kim Jong Un, North Korean diplomat warns nuclear test moratorium may end

Diplomat repeats Kim Jong Un's line that U.S. must lift its "hostile policy" against DPRK, according to Reuters

Jacob Fromer January 21, 2020

Trump's legal team points to Korea policy in impeachment trial defense memo

Trump's defense cites "fresh" DPRK policy, compares cost-sharing negotiations with Seoul to withheld Ukrainian aid

Jacob Fromer January 20, 2020

China "very helpful" to U.S. in negotiations with North Korea, Trump claims

U.S. President compares ongoing negotiations with DPRK to game of chess or poker

Jacob Fromer January 15, 2020
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