International Relations

The Latest: Mexican leader warns against 'coercive measures'

May 31, 2019

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador says his foreign relations secretary will lead a delegation to see a negotiated solution to Trump's threat to impose new tariffs on Mexican goods if the country doesn't do more to slow migration

Trump administration makes move to replace NAFTA

May 30, 2019

The Trump administration has triggered the process for submitting to Congress a bill implementing the president's new trade deal with Canada and Mexico

Trump, Japan's Abe at odds over North Korean missile tests

May 27, 2019

President Donald Trump says he's not "personally bothered" by recent short-range missile tests that North Korea conducted this month, breaking with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who has been hosting the president on four-day state visit

North Korea calls Bolton 'war monger' over missile comment

May 27, 2019

North Korea has called U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton a "war monger" and "human defect" after he described its recent tests of short-range missile as a violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions

The Latest: Trump agrees with Kim on Biden's "low IQ"

May 27, 2019

In Tokyo, Trump sides with NKorea's Kim Jong Un on Biden's "low IQ"

The Latest: Trump, in Japan, needles US ally over trade

May 25, 2019

President Donald Trump has begun a state visit to Japan by needling the U.S. ally over its trade imbalance with the United States

Trump opens state visit, needles Japan over trade issues

May 25, 2019

President Donald Trump has opened a state visit to Japan by needling the country over its trade imbalance with the U.S., teasing "Maybe that's why you like me so much."

Bolton says N. Korea missile tests violated UN resolutions

May 25, 2019

U.S. national security adviser John Bolton has called a series of short-range missile tests by North Korea last month a violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions and says sanctions must be kept in place

Trump considers pardons for soldiers accused of war crimes

May 24, 2019

President Donald Trump is considering pardons for several American military members accused of war crimes

China ramps up war of rhetoric in trade standoff with US

May 24, 2019

China steps up war of words in tariff spat, accusing US of trying to 'colonize' global business