Jacob Fromer is NK News‘s Washington DC correspondent. He previously worked in the U.S. Senate.
Report of 25,000-tonne shipment comes as UN warns of widespread food insecurity in DPRK, U.S. warns of potential famine
Treasury Department announcement is requirement of U.S. sanctions law passed late last year
DPRK leader has now been out of public eye for another 11 days, following three-week absence last month
"Verbal message" comes as Beijing says it has COVID-19 under control, Pyongyang denies having any infections at all
Third DPRK-Russia talks this week may mark return to normal diplomatic activity amid COVID-19 pandemic
DPRK nuclear threat "cannot be overstated," Director of National Intelligence nominee John L. Ratcliffe says
Secretary of State declines to comment on North Korean leader's health or recent whereabouts, however
Speculation continues about DPRK leader's health as his long absence from the public eye continues
Secretary of State's comments come amid DPRK claims of no coronavirus cases, UN warnings of food insecurity in the North
Some countries suspected of violating DPRK trade sanctions may simply have listed wrong Korea in their customs data
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