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April 11th, 2013
07:36 PM ET

U.N. chief's message to North Korean leader

(CNN) – Delivering a direct message to North Korea's young leader Thursday, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Kim Jong Un to focus less on making threats against the United States, and more on improving conditions for his own people.

"I would strongly ask him to, first of all, refrain from taking any such provocative measures, which is clearly in violation against the Security Council resolution and against the expectation of the international community," Ban said during an exclusive appearance on CNN's "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer."

FULL STORY ON POLITICAL TICKER


Filed under: Interviews • North Korea • United Nations
April 11th, 2013
07:34 PM ET

Fmr. North Korea spy: War will break out

CNN's Brian Todd talks to a former North Korean spy who defected and is now fears the worst amid the latest threats.


Filed under: Brian Todd • North Korea • spy
April 11th, 2013
07:15 PM ET

Are Iran, N. Korea in nuclear cahoots?

There is concern in the international community that Iran and North Korea are cooperating on nuclear development. CNN's Jill Dougherty reports.

RELATED STORY: Kerry visits South Korea amid North Korea's nuclear threats


Filed under: Iran • Jill Dougherty • North Korea • Nuclear
April 11th, 2013
07:07 PM ET

Political opposites on the same side

CNN's Wolf Blitzer talks to Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Grover Norquist, who both oppose Obama's Social Security changes.

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Filed under: Bernie Sanders • Budget cuts • Economy • Grover Norquist
April 11th, 2013
07:05 PM ET

See Snow White grant this girl's wish

Marine daddy come home! Snow White delivers. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a fairy tale ending.

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Filed under: children • Jeanne Moos • Military