Ambassador Kim In Ryong, Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations for the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

North Korea Official Warns Nuclear War 'May Break Out Any Moment'

North Korea's deputy ambassador to the U.N. said the situation in his country has "reached the touch-and-go point."

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Rodrigo Duterte Tells Police To Stay Out Of The War On Drugs

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3:49Women in Saudi Arabia
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When Nations Go Nuclear, They Gain More Than Just The Bomb

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Catalan Leader Says Region Won The Right To Be Independent From Spain

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US And Turkey Suspend Visas In Diplomatic Spat

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Madagascar Might Need Millions More In Aid To Combat Plague Outbreak

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France Pressures Catalonia To Stay Part Of Spain

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The US May Outfit Saudi Arabia With $15B Missile Defense System

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