December 05, 2020

About the author

Terrence Matsuo

Terrence Matsuo is the Washington correspondent for NK News. He previously supported research and reporting for several American and Japanese organizations.

More articles by 'Terrence Matsuo'

US 'ready to negotiate' with North Korea again, State Department official says

U.S. deputy special representative for North Korea also underscores the importance of working with China on DPRK issues

Terrence Matsuo August 5, 2020

Trump: US doing 'fine' on North Korea, but 2020 elections slowing progress

Countries like North Korea would be trying to strike a deal "within 24 hours" if it weren't an election year, Trump says

Terrence Matsuo August 5, 2020

North Korea's nuclear and missile program remains a threat, top US admiral says

Admiral Charles A. Richard's remarks come amid reports that the U.N. believes North Korea has miniature nuclear warheads

Terrence Matsuo August 4, 2020

North Korean women suffer 'gender-specific' abuses, new UN report says

Interviews with 100 female defectors detail sexual assault, forced labor and food deprivation in the DPRK

Terrence Matsuo July 28, 2020

US congressman pushes for peace deal with North Korea on armistice anniversary

U.S. politicians said that peace is important for disarmament and regional stability

Terrence Matsuo July 27, 2020

'Runaway' causes first suspected COVID-19 case in North Korea, state media says

North Korean leader issues lockdown for Kaesong, raises “top-class alert”

Democratic Party shares draft North Korea policy pushing diplomacy, human rights

Draft party document slams Trump administration for weakening American alliances

Terrence Matsuo July 22, 2020

Biegun: China not 'faithful' on sanctions, but still in the 'right direction'

The U.S. deputy secretary of state also called for the U.S. and South Korea to “rejuvenate” their alliance

Terrence Matsuo July 22, 2020

Mark Esper: Ignoring DPRK sanctions part of Chinese 'catalog of bad behavior'

Secretary of Defense Mark Esper says he hopes to visit China to discuss sanctions enforcement by the end of 2020

Terrence Matsuo July 21, 2020

No 'evidence yet' of another summit between US and North Korea, Pompeo says

Secretary Michael Pompeo says summit possible only if “there’s something they can accomplish”

Terrence Matsuo July 18, 2020