International Relations

SKorea approves NKorea deals amid conservative opposition

Oct 23, 2018

The government of South Korean President Moon Jae-in has formally approved the rapprochement deals he made with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un last month

China-US ties sinking amid acrimony over trade, politics

Oct 23, 2018

The White House's move to expand Washington's dispute with Beijing beyond trade and technology and into accusations of political meddling has sunk US-China relations to the lowest level since the Cold War

Trump blasts caravan, says he's cutting Central American aid

Oct 23, 2018

President Donald Trump says the U.S. will begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing" aid to three Central American nations over a migrant "'caravan" making its way to the U.S. southern border. But it's unclear how.

The Latest: Russian dismisses US claim of treaty violations

Oct 23, 2018

Russia is calling U.S. accusations that it isn't complying with a 1987 nuclear weapons treaty "groundless" and says its claims of U.S. violations of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty are "justified"

Trump 'not satisfied' with explanations of Khashoggi death

Oct 22, 2018

President Donald Trump says he's not satisfied with the explanations he's heard about the death of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi and is awaiting reports from U.S. personnel returning from the region

Treaty exits and extensions top Trump adviser's Moscow talks

Oct 22, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser met in Moscow with top Russian officials Monday, less than 48 hours after Trump declared he intended to pull the United States out of a 1987 nuclear weapons treaty

3 missing after fishing boat fire off Baja California

Oct 22, 2018

Mexican authorities have taken over a search for three people missing in the Pacific off Baja California after a fishing boat caught fire over the weekend

Koreas finish removing land mines from border village

Oct 22, 2018

Koreas complete removing mines from border village in part of efforts to disarm the area

Abe to bring business leaders to Beijing amid US trade spat

Oct 22, 2018

Around 500 Japanese business leaders will accompany Prime Minister Shinzo Abe when he visits Beijing this week, amid an ongoing China-U.S. trade feud

Bolton faces tense talks with Russia over nuclear treaty

Oct 22, 2018

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton faces two days of high-tension talks in Moscow beginning Monday after President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty