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Kim says North Korea isn't making nukes, warns US on sanctions

Seoul, South Korea (CNN)North Korean leader Kim Jong Un affirmed his apparent commitment to denuclearization during an annual New Year's address Tuesday, but warned that he may need to pursue "a new way" if the United States continues to make "one-sided demands" of Pyongyang.In a wide ranging, 30-minute speech, Kim said that relations with Washington would progress at a "fast speed" if the US engages in some form of give-and-take, adding that he was ready to meet with US President Donald Trump at any time. "I'll endeavor towards a result that will be welcomed by the international community," Kim said of the potential second meeting between the two leaders.North Korea, however, would have "no choice but to defend our country's sovereignty a ...