International Relations

Trump, G-7 leaders to open summit focused on world economy

Aug 22, 2019

President Donald Trump and other leaders of the world's most industrialized nations will open their annual G-7 summit by discussing the global economy

S. Korea cancels Japan intelligence deal amid trade dispute

Aug 22, 2019

South Korea says it will terminate an intelligence-sharing deal with Japan that focused on classified information about North Korea

China says it will sanction US firms in Taiwan warplane sale

Aug 21, 2019

China says it will impose sanctions on U.S. companies involved in a planned $8 billion sale of advanced F-16V fighters to Taiwan

Nuclear watchdog: Russia has resumed sharing radiation data

Aug 20, 2019

A nuclear weapons watchdog says Russia has resumed sharing data from its radiation monitoring stations after they were taken offline following a deadly explosion at a missile range

Trump wields sanctions hammer; experts wonder to what end

Aug 19, 2019

The Trump administration is aggressively pursuing economic sanctions as a primary foreign policy tool to an extent unseen in decades, or perhaps ever

Trump meets with national security team on Afghanistan

Aug 16, 2019

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other members of the national security team have briefed President Donald Trump on the state of peace negotiations in Afghanistan

N. Korea fires more projectiles, rules out talks with South

Aug 16, 2019

North Korea says it has no plans to talk with Seoul, fires two more projectiles into the sea

Missouri election officials clap back over abortion petition

Aug 15, 2019

Missouri election officials are defending how they handled a petition to put new abortion restrictions to a public vote

Facing pressure, Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods

Aug 13, 2019

US delays tariffs on cellphones, other Chinese goods, drops others altogether; stocks rally

Stocks soar after US delays plans for some China tariffs

Aug 13, 2019

Stocks tore higher on Wall Street after the U.S. government said it would delay new tariffs on certain goods imported from China and remove tariffs on other goods entirely