Nobody knows anything, really, about North Korea, one of the most secretive dictatorships on the planet. We do know they have a new backpack factory. But North Koreans seldom travel, and presumably, have few possessions to pack if they did.
Photographs from US spy satellites suggest North Korea is building new missiles, reports say. Activity was detected at the same factory responsible for the country's first ballistic missiles capable of reaching the US.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is to make his third trip to North Korea, apparently seeking a schedule for disarmament. Pyongyang has yet to declare a complete list of weapons, production facilities and missiles.
During a joint press conference, Trump expressed enthusiastic optimism about his upcoming summit with Kim Jong Un. He even added that he expects one day Washington and Pyongyang might normalize relations.
A UN panel investigating reports of chemical weapons use by Bashar al-Assad's government in Syria has found a link to North Korea. Pyongyang may have been supplying the Assad regime for a decade, the panel found.
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