International Relations

Analysis: Wide US-North Korea gulf over nuclear deal terms

May 26, 2018

Analysis: Even if conciliatory rhetoric revives U.S.-North Korea summit plans, President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un must overcome a gaping disconnect over what a deal on the North's nuclear weapons would look like.

Burkina Faso resumes ties with China after Taiwan break

May 26, 2018

The West African Nation of Burkina Faso has formally resumed diplomatic ties with China after breaking off relations with Taiwan, which now has just 18 diplomatic allies

Seoul: North and South Korean leaders meet again at border village to discuss U.S.-North Korean summit

May 26, 2018

Seoul: North and South Korean leaders meet again at border village to discuss U.S.-North Korean summit

Canceled summit raises stakes for China over North Korea

May 26, 2018

President Donald Trump's withdrawal from his planned summit with North Korea raises the stakes for China to show that it can steer the North toward easing tensions over its nuclear program

The Latest: South Korea relieved about revived US-NK talks

May 26, 2018

South Korea says it feels relieved about the revived talks for a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

Korea summit after all? Trump says 'everybody plays games'

May 26, 2018

President Donald Trump is welcoming North Korea's statement that it was still willing to meet despite his cancellation of the summit

Putin: We're held hostage to political strife around Trump

May 25, 2018

Putin: 'We are hostages to this internal strife in the United States' around Trump

The Latest: Putin says NKorea sovereignty should be ensured

May 25, 2018

Vladimir Putin says finding a solution to the North Korea nuclear tensions is of great importance to Russia and says North Korea's sovereignty should be guaranteed

Russia's ex-US envoy: Trump wants better ties with Russia

May 25, 2018

Russia's former ambassador to the United States says "toxic" political infighting is preventing U.S. President Donald Trump from improving relations with Russia.

Trump: US now 'talking to' North Korea after canceling summit, says 'everybody plays games'

May 25, 2018

Trump: US now 'talking to' North Korea after canceling summit, says 'everybody plays games'