Nuclear Weapons

Ahead of Trump summit, Kim Jong Un crafts a careful message

May 18, 2018

In a country where there is no Twitter but lots of fake news, North Koreans are getting a very different take on what got Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump to the negotiating table

Trump tells NK's Kim to denuclearize or risk overthrow

May 17, 2018

President Donald Trump is laying out a stark choice for North Korea's Kim Jong Un: Abandon nuclear weapons or risk being overthrown

The Latest: Trump cites 'protections' if Kim denuclearizes

May 17, 2018

President Donald Trump is trying to address North Korea's concerns ahead of his potential summit with Kim Jong Un. Trump says that if the North Korean leader agrees to denuclearize, he will get what Trump is calling "protections."

Trump: US hasn't been notified about threat to cancel summit

May 16, 2018

President Donald Trump says the U.S. hasn't "heard anything" about North Korea's threat to cancel his planned summit with Kim Jong Un next month

North Korea threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit over drills

May 16, 2018

North Korea threatens to scrap historic summit between Kim and Trump

China urges North Korea not to cancel Trump summit

May 16, 2018

China is urging its ally North Korea not to cancel a historic summit between its leader, Kim Jong Un, and U.S. President Donald Trump next month

The Latest: White House hopeful NKorea summit will occur

May 16, 2018

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the Trump administration is "still hopeful" that a planned summit with North Korea will take place

False starts, failures in diplomacy with North Korea

May 16, 2018

Pyongyang's surprise declaration to break off a high-level meeting with Seoul and threat to scrap next month's historic summit with Washington provides a fresh reminder of failures and false starts that shattered previous diplomatic attempts

Putin: New weapons will maintain Russia's might for decades

May 15, 2018

President Vladimir Putin says new weapons, included an array of nuclear weapons, will ensure Russia's security for decades to come

SKorean military says NKorea preparing nuke site closure

May 15, 2018

South Korea's military says North Korea is moving ahead with plans to close its nuclear test site next week, an assessment backed by U.S. researchers who say satellite images show the North has begun dismantling facilities at the site