Articles Tagged 'North Korea'
Japan’s military seeks record spending to reinforce N.Korea missile defenses
Japan’s military wants record spending next year to help pay for major upgrades to defenses designed to shoot down North Korean ballistic missiles that Tokyo…
Trump cancels Singapore nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
President Donald Trump canceled his historic nuclear summit with Kim Jong Un on Thursday, accusing North Korea of “tremendous anger and open hostility.”
Trump to meet with Kim Jong Un by May to ‘achieve permanent denuclearization’, South Korea says
A South Korea official announced outside the West Wing Thursday evening that Pyongyang has extended an invitation to President Trump to meet with North Korean…
Trump’s sanctions and hardline rhetoric brought North Korea to negotiating table, experts say
President Trump may have just forced North Korean strongman Kim Jong Un to come the negotiating table…with maybe just a little help from Twitter.
Possibility of North Korea detente stirs diplomatic angst in Japan
Signs of easing tension over North Korea’s nuclear and missile threats, greeted in Tokyo with skepticism, come as Japan faces a possible trade feud with…
North Korea Reportedly Sending Missile, Chemical Weapons Parts To Syria
North Korea has reportedly sent ballistic missile and chemical weapons components to Syria in violation of United Nations sanctions, according to a draft of a…
North Korea Found to Have Made $200 Million by Dodging UN Sanctions
North Korea received almost $200 million between January and September 2017 from exports of coal, iron, steel and other commodities banned under UN Security Council…
North Korea warns against U.S.-South Korea military drills after Olympics
North Korea has warned if the United States goes ahead with delayed military exercises with South Korea after the Winter Olympics it will not “sit…
North Korea Scraps Joint Olympic Cultural Event With South Korea
North Korea canceled a joint cultural performance with South Korea at a mountain resort north of the border, blaming the media in Seoul for “defaming”…
US targets North Korea’s chemical weapons program with new sanctions
The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled new sanctions aimed at North Korea’s chemical weapons program.
“We are sanctioning additional oil, shipping, and trading companies that…