Nuclear Weapons

US official: Trump likely to meet with Kim early next year

Oct 19, 2018

President Donald Trump will likely have his second meeting with Kim Jong Un early next year to continue charting a way for the North Korean leader to give up his nuclear weapons in a way that can be verified

Putin: Russia 'ahead of competition' with latest weapons

Oct 18, 2018

President Vladimir Putin says Russia would only use nuclear weapons in response to an incoming missile attack

President Vladimir Putin says Russia would only use its nuclear weapons in retaliation to enemy missile attack

Oct 18, 2018

President Vladimir Putin says Russia would only use its nuclear weapons in retaliation to enemy missile attack

S. Korea walks back on possibly lifting sanctions on North

Oct 11, 2018

South Korea has walked back on a proposal to lift some of its unilateral sanctions against North Korea following U.S. President Donald Trump's blunt response

South Korea considers lifting some sanctions on North Korea

Oct 11, 2018

South Korea's foreign minister says Seoul is considering lifting some of its unilateral sanctions against North Korea to create more momentum for diplomacy, but Trump indicates disapproval of such a possiblity

The Latest: Pompeo displeased by agreement between Koreas

Oct 10, 2018

South Korea's foreign minister says U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed displeasure over an agreement reached between the rival Koreas last month to reduce conventional military threats between them

Russia challenges US compliance with nuclear arms treaty

Oct 8, 2018

Russia is challenging the U.S. claim that it has fulfilled its obligations under a pivotal nuclear arms deal, an argument that could further fuel tensions between Moscow and Washington

China tells US to stop criticism, says relations suffering

Oct 8, 2018

China's foreign minister has told visiting U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that the United States should stop what he called groundless attacks on his country's policies

Pompeo: 'Significant progress' made on NKorea denuke trip

Oct 8, 2018

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have made "significant progress" toward an agreement for the North to give up its nuclear weapons

The Latest: Pompeo sees 'significant progress' with NKorea

Oct 8, 2018

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have made "significant progress" toward an agreement for the North to give up its nuclear weapons