Nuclear Weapons

US: North Korea canceled meeting with Pence at last minute

Feb 21, 2018

US says Pence was ready to meet with North Korea at Olympics, but North Korea canceled at last minute

Admiral says North Korea aiming to reunify Korean Peninsula

Feb 14, 2018

The senior U.S. Navy officer overseeing military operations in the Pacific says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's long-term goal is to reunify the divided Korean Peninsula under his totalitarian regime

NKorea still holds the key after US shifts policy on talks

Feb 12, 2018

Vice President Mike Pence declares the U.S. is open for talks without preconditions with nuclear North Korea, subtly shifting White House policy

Kim's sister ends Olympic visit, leaving South to mull offer

Feb 11, 2018

Kim Jong Un's sister is back in North Korea after three very prominent days at the Winter Olympics, hosted by archrival South Korea

A Pentagon budget like none before: $700 billion

Feb 10, 2018

It's a bigger budget than the Pentagon has ever seen: $700 billion

A budget the likes of which the Pentagon has never seen

Feb 10, 2018

It's a bigger budget than the Pentagon has ever seen: $700 billion

With extraordinary political theater, Winter Olympics begin

Feb 10, 2018

With unexpected show of Korean unity, Winter Olympics begin

At Olympic Games, Kim Jong Un's sister takes VIP seat

Feb 9, 2018

The younger sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has exchanged a historic handshake and spoke briefly with South Korean President Moon Jae-in as Winter Olympics opened

The Latest: UN chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

Feb 9, 2018

The U.N. says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres had a brief exchange with North Korea's nominal head of state and "reiterated his expectation and hope that all parties will use dialogue to achieve the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula"

Russian diplomat: US doctrine may lower nuclear threshold

Feb 8, 2018

A senior Russian diplomat says Washington's plans for modernizing its nuclear arsenal could lower the threshold for using nuclear weapons