DPRK FM Spokesman Condemns U.S. for Mugging of Diplomatic Package of DPRK Delegation

The spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea(DPRK) gave the following answer to the question raised by the KCNA on Sunday as regards the incident in which a diplomatic package of the delegation of the DPRK was seized in New York:

On June 16, the delegation of the DPRK which was on its way home after attending the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was literally mugged at the John F. Kennedy International Airport by the U.S. authorities that forcibly took away a diplomatic package from the delegation by an illegal and heinous act of provocation.

At the airport, a group of more than 20 including those who claimed to be from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the police officers made a violent assault like gangsters to take away the diplomatic package from the DPRK diplomats who were in possession of a valid diplomatic courier certificate.

... ... ...

Read More

Press Statement of DPRK Foreign Ministry

The Foreign Ministry of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea issued the following press statement on Friday over the vicious sanctions and pressure by the U.S. and its followers:

The despicable sanctions and pressure imposed on the DPRK by the U.S. and its vassal forces have reached the extreme.

The DPRK’s development of nuclear force that the U.S. and its vassal forces use as a pretext for sanctions is an outcome of the extremely hostile policy of the U.S. and its nuclear threat against the DPRK and, hence, it is a legitimate and righteous measure for self-defense to protect the sovereignty and the right to existence of the country and nation.

... ... ...

Read More

FM Spokesman of DPRK Flays Tillerson’s Reckless Remarks

A spokesman for the DPRK Foreign Ministry gave the following answer to question raised by KCNA on June 8 as regards the fact that the U.S. state secretary again made impetuous remarks inciting the atmosphere of sanctions and pressure on the DPRK:

At a joint press conference held on June 6, during his visit to New Zealand, the U.S. state secretary Tillerson blustered that they have called on all nations to join them in putting pressure on the DPRK to cause it to rethink its strategy with the development of the nuclear weapons program.

His rash remark is no more than a desperate attempt to appease the increasing internal and external criticism of the U.S. policy towards the DPRK and resort to international pressure on it.

... ... ...

Read More

Spokesman for DPRK Foreign Ministry Denounces U.S. for Withdrawing from Paris Agreement

A spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the DPRK gave the following answer to the question raised by KCNA on June 6 as regards the Trump administration’s announcement to withdraw from the Paris Agreement(on climate change):

On June 1, Trump officially announced the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement asserting that the agreement is not fair to the U.S. and it brings disadvantages to the American people.

Global warming is one of the gravest challenges the humankind is facing today and the Paris Agreement that called for nationally determined contribution to the reduction of GHG emission is the outcome of decades long efforts to mitigate it.

... ... ...

Read More

DPRK Foreign Ministry Spokesman Slashes at Another UN “Sanctions Resolution”

A spokesman for the DPRK Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Sunday as regards the fact that the hostile forces are getting hell-bent on the sinister moves for sanctions and pressure on the DPRK.

The statement says:

Hostile forces are now in a flurry, being disconcerted over the gunfire of victory set off by the DPRK’s self-defensive industry in numbers and in succession. Pressing this panic button, they are desperate in their vicious attempts to put sanctions and pressure to bear upon against the DPRK.

... ... ...

Read More