International Relations

Pompeo meeting with North Korean envoy delayed

Nov 7, 2018

The State Department says a planned meeting between a North Korean envoy and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been delayed

Pompeo to meet with NK counterpart Thursday in New York

Nov 6, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to travel to New York on Thursday to meet with his North Korean counterpart, Kim Yong Chol

The Latest: Trump admits concern about Iran and oil prices

Nov 5, 2018

President Donald Trump says he was concerned about rising oil prices as his administration reinstated sanctions on Iran Monday

More protection: UN says Earth's ozone layer is healing

Nov 5, 2018

UN report says Earth's protective ozone layer is healing thanks to ban of ozone-depleting chemicals

The Latest: Trump touts Iran sanctions on movie-style poster

Nov 2, 2018

President Donald Trump is tweeting what looks like a movie-style poster that takes creative inspiration from the TV series "Game of Thrones" to announce the reimposition of sanctions against Iran

Koreas to inform IOC of intent to co-host 2032 Games

Nov 2, 2018

North and South Korea have agreed to officially inform the International Olympic Committee of their intent to jointly host the 2032 Summer Olympics

US vows tough approach to Venezuela, Nicaragua and Cuba

Nov 1, 2018

The United States is imposing new sanctions on Venezuela and Cuba and promising additional penalties against Nicaragua

GOP senators seek pause US-Saudi nuclear technology talks

Oct 31, 2018

A group of Republican senators is urging President Donald Trump to suspend negotiations on a civil nuclear power agreement with Saudi Arabia following the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Court orders Japan company to pay 4 Koreans for forced labor

Oct 30, 2018

South Korea's Supreme Court has ruled that a major Japanese steelmaker should compensate four South Koreans for forced labor during Japan's colonial rule of the Korean Peninsula

Japan, India leaders build ties amid trade, security worries

Oct 28, 2018

The leaders of Japan and India are reaffirming their ties amid growing worries about trade and regional stability