Nuclear Weapons

Trump taking tougher stance on Russia nuclear threat

Feb 3, 2018

The Trump administration announces it will continue much of the Obama administration's nuclear weapons policy but take a more aggressive stance toward Russia

Trump nuclear doctrine takes tougher stance on Russia

Feb 2, 2018

The Trump administration announces it will continue much of the Obama administration's nuclear weapons policy but take a more aggressive stance toward Russia

North Korean athletes arrive in South Korea for Olympics

Feb 1, 2018

Ten North Korean skaters and skiers have arrived in rival South Korea to participate in this month's Winter Olympics, which has brought a temporary lull in tensions over the North's nuclear weapons program

The Latest: NKorean athletes arrive in SKorea for Olympics

Feb 1, 2018

North Korean skiers and skaters have arrived at a South Korean airport to participate in the Winter Olympics that has brought a temporary lull in tensions surrounding the North's nuclear program

Korea expert Cha no longer considered for US envoy to Seoul

Jan 31, 2018

Prominent Washington-based academic Victor Cha is no longer being considered for the post of U.S. ambassador to South Korea

The Latest: Japan praises Trump for pressuring North Korea

Jan 31, 2018

The Latest: Japan has praised President Donald Trump's pledge of putting maximum pressure on North Korea to abandon its nuclear and missile threats.

The Latest: Trump speech leads to 4.5 million tweets

Jan 31, 2018

President Donald Trump's first State of the Union is the most-tweeted joint address to Congress ever, according to Twitter

Haley suggests action on Iran missiles could save nuke deal

Jan 29, 2018

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says the United States is encouraging other U.N. Security Council countries to set aside the nuclear deal and focus on cracking down on Iran's missile and other non-nuclear transgressions

US blacklists NKorea business interests in China, Russia

Jan 24, 2018

The Trump administration has imposed a slew of sanctions on North Korean financial and business networks in China and Russia in the latest effort to cut off revenues for its nuclear and missile development

A flurry of exchanges, protests: What's next for Koreas?

Jan 24, 2018

South Korean activists tear photos of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a day after the North warned such actions could derail reconciliation efforts for Winter Olympics