>> North Korea's state controlled newspaper on Sunday accused the United States of double dealing and hatching a criminal plot against Pyeongyang. The harsh words coming just days after U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly cancelled a trip to the rogue nation by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Negotiations have stalled between the two countries since Trump's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un in June.
North Korea state newspaper said U.S. special units based in Japan were staging an air drill aimed at the infiltration of Pyongyang, citing a South Korean media outlet. The paper adding that the US is, quote, busy staging secret drills involving man-killing special units, while having a dialogue with a smile on its face.
A spokesman at the US embassy in Seoul said he had no information on the drill alleged in the newspaper, The Editorial, which did not mention the Pompeo visit urged Washington to give up the quote pointless military gamble. And implement the Singapore agreement, in which the leaders pledged to work toward a complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.