Nuclear Weapons

Trump to address drugs, nuclear weapons in UN speeches

Sep 20, 2018

President Donald Trump will discuss the global drug trade and stopping the spread of weapons of mass destruction during two speeches next week at the United Nations General Assembly

Moon to carry private message from Kim Jong Un to Trump

Sep 20, 2018

A beaming South Korean President Moon Jae-in has returned home from a whirlwind three-day summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and told reporters that Kim wants a quick follow-up summit with U.S. President Donald Trump

The Latest: Moon, Kim visit crater lake on Mount Paektu

Sep 20, 2018

Moon, Kim visit crater lake on Mount Paektu

Kim, Moon head to North Korea's sacred volcano on final day

Sep 20, 2018

On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North

Koreas summit kick-starts stalled nuclear talks with US

Sep 19, 2018

A better-than-expected outcome of the summit between the two Koreas has immediately kick-started stalled negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang

US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site

Sep 19, 2018

The U.S. government will pay $925,000 and improve worker safety to settle a lawsuit over employee exposure to chemical vapors at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site

The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

Sep 19, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump says "we're making tremendous progress" with North Korea, after an inter-Korean summit offered some apparent concessions from the North on its weapons program

Koreas' leaders agree on military steps but whiff on nukes

Sep 19, 2018

This week's inter-Korean summit talks ended with a set of sweeping agreements on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, reducing a military standoff and other reconciliation issues

Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

Sep 19, 2018

Kim Jong Un has agreed to dismantle North Korea's main nuclear site if the US takes corresponding measures as part of agreements in summit with South Korea's president

Unfinished business: Moon's summit dreams echo late mentor

Sep 19, 2018

In trying to defuse North Korean nuclear crisis, South Korea's president is also addressing the unfinished business left by his late friend and political mentor, whose engagement policies crumbled a decade ago