Nuclear Weapons

The Latest: Putin: Kim conditionally ready to denuclearize

Apr 25, 2019

Russian President Vladimir Putin said after his summit with Kim Jong Un Thursday that the North Korean leader is ready to proceed toward denuclearization _ but needs solid security guarantees to do so.

President Vladimir Putin says Russia and US both want North Korea to abandon nuclear weapons

Apr 25, 2019

President Vladimir Putin says Russia and US both want North Korea to abandon nuclear weapons

Kim looks to Russia as sanctions bite North Korea's economy

Apr 24, 2019

After failing to get sanctions eased during Trump meeting, Kim Jong Un is traveling to Russia in a possible attempt to win Putin's help as US-led sanctions hurt North Korea's economy

North Korea's Kim on way to Russia to meet Putin on Thursday

Apr 23, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is on his way to Russia for a much-anticipated summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin

North Korea's Kim to meet Putin at crucial diplomatic moment

Apr 23, 2019

North Korea confirms leader Kim Jong Un will soon visit Russia to meet with President Vladimir Putin in a summit that comes at a crucial moment for tenuous diplomacy meant to rid the North of its nuclear arsenal

US halts recent practice of disclosing nuclear weapon total

Apr 17, 2019

The Trump administration has halted, without explanation, the recent U.S. government practice of disclosing the current size of the nuclear weapons stockpile

South Korean president calls for 4th summit with Kim Jong Un

Apr 15, 2019

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he's ready for a fourth summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to help salvage faltering nuclear negotiations between the North and the United States

US-Russia chill stirs worry about stumbling into conflict

Apr 14, 2019

The U.S. and Russia need to talk more _ that's what American and European analysts, as well as current and former U.S. military officers are saying about the nuclear superpowers.

Kim open to another summit with Trump, with conditions

Apr 13, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says he's open to a third summit with President Donald Trump if the United States could offer mutually acceptable terms for an agreement by the end of the year

Trump wants to keep NKorea sanctions, won't rule out summit

Apr 12, 2019

President Donald Trump says he wants to keep sanctions in place to pressure North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, but says he has a good relationship with Kim Jong Un and didn't rule out a third summit