State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert later stressed there were no plans for Pence or his delegation to meet with North Korean leaders.
South Korean government officials had said last month that some 13,000 troops and 200 pieces of equipment had been spotted near an airport in Pyongyang in what appeared to be a rehearsal for the parade.
The more hawkish view is the North Koreans are taking a conciliatory stance to put pressure on the alliance between the USA and South Korea.
"North Korea is actively engaging in inter-Korean dialogue on the occasion of the Olympics".
Washington has been clear that it will not pander to any charm offensive by the North, which continues to develop nuclear weapons despite global punitive measures. Thursday's parade did include several intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) but was shorter than April's demonstration.
Because of her influence, the South Korean media calls her the North's Ivanka Trump.
During Vice President Mike Pence's stop in Japan on Wednesday, he told hundreds of US military personnel at Yokota Air Base that military action against North Korea remains a possibility.
Kim Yo Jong first appeared in public escorting her brother in 2014 and later held an official post in charge of national propaganda.
In meetings with government leaders, military officials and U.S. service members, he said he wants to make sure the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics do not distract from North Korean human rights abuses and nuclear programme. Kim then quickly rose to power, marking her seat in the Workers' Party's central committee in 2016.
Neither Kim Yo Jong nor Kim Yong Nam are among the North Korean officials blacklisted under United Nationssanctions over the North's weapons programmes, but the US Treasury Department previous year included Kim Yo Jong on its list of blacklisted officials over her position as vice director of the ruling Workers' Party's Propaganda and Agitation Department.
This amount marks the most guided bombs ever dropped from a B-52, a US Central Command press release reported. The bombing has involved 24 precision-guided munitions dropped from a B-52 on Taliban positions.
But as many have pointed out, Game of Thrones includes notably more adult themes than the family-friendly Star Wars films. Though some may be excited about the news, people on Twitter were a bit skeptical.
This means that you can not download the Google Play Store on your iPad or iPhone - legitimately, at least. When Google released their flagship Pixel 2 smartphone, it came with a plethora of mindblowing features.
Several teams had engaged in talks for Hernangomez over the past month, but Charlotte worked to finalize a deal Wednesday. He signed a 10-day contract with Denver last season, and then two 10-days with Charlotte before getting a multiyear deal.
Copeland pointed to Matthew 8:17 once again and suggested that it was evidence that Christians weren't meant to get the flu. And don't receive it when somebody's threatening you with 'Everybody's getting the flu.' We've already had our shot.
On Thursday, the National Organization for Women released a statement blasting him as an enabler and calling on him to step down. Keilar pointed to CNN's and Politico's reporting indicating that Kelly had known about the abuse for some time.
The lanky left-armer snaffled a leading edge from the unsafe Alex Hales but had to run behind Malan at the non-strikers end. Coming in to face England , Australia will hope to display the allround performance and take a precious win over England .
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has inspired tons of new battle royale games to pop up over the previous year due to its success . Fear the Wolves is planned to enter Early Access on PC prior to its full release on the platform as well as across consoles.
Environmenalists have been campaigning for a ban on iron ore mining in the state on grounds of pollution and degradation of mines. Goa, which mostly produces low-quality iron ore, used to export about 50 million tonnes of ore a year before the ban was imposed.
Messi initially received a 21-month prison sentence in 2016, which was then changed to a €252,000 (£223,000) fine in 2017. Sanchez is one of a number of high-profile players to have fallen foul of the tax authorities in Spain.
49ers, Garoppolo agree to 5-year, $137.5M deal
The deal puts other likely free agents contracts into question including Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins . Those five wins matched the total the Niners had posted in their previous 34 games combined.
Twitter makes first ever quarterly profit
But for every silver lining, there's a grey cloud, and Twitter can't rely upon rosy user numbers to bolster the good mood. Segal noted that honing these abilities would also work to Twitter's advantage when courting new users.
Almost 11.8M enroll for Obama health law in 2018
California saw an increase in new enrollment this year despite an overall decrease in the number of policy holders it represents. Meanwhile, bipartisan legislation to help stabilize insurance markets across the country appears to be struggling in Congress.
Khaleda proclaims innocence ahead of graft verdict
Earlier violent clashes broke out between security forces and pro-opposition protesters in the capital Dhaka . Brad Adams, Asia director at HRW, said it was crucial for security forces to act with restraint at all times.
31 civilians killed in Eastern Ghouta airstrikes
The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said a fact-finding mission "is investigating all credible allegations". Assad to negotiate with his opponents, including with some of the armed factions, although so far he has shown no inclination.
Cris Cyborg vs. Yana Kunitskaya Set to Headline UFC 222
UFC 222 takes place on Saturday, March 3 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada with Cyborg and Yana Kunitskaya headlining. The organization finally created a 145-pound division in early 2017, but Justino was unavailable to fight for the title.
WhatsApp payments arrive in India for beta testers
With WhatsApp Payments, users can send and receive money from within WhatsApp with UPI (Unified Payments Interface). Verify it with security pin for authentication like any other UPI-based payment service and you are good to go.