North Korea mocked the outgoing UN Chief Ban Ki-moon and labeled his presidential ambitions as a 'hollow dream'.
Millions of people united in the streets of Seoul as the lawmakers impeached President Park Geun-hye, the country's first female leader.
The country's Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport said in a statement that Google will continue offering its services without being able to use government mapping data due to security reasons.
Choe's meeting in Geneva would be the first of its kind since Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential elections.
Kerry used the unusually tough language as he met Kuwait Foreign Minister Sabah Al Khalid Al Sabah and credited the Gulf nation for its efforts in countering the North's proliferation activities.