Despite providing generous economic and political support for seven decades, China is not very keen on North Korea developing nuclear weapons.
08 May 2018 12:34 AM
Trump said that the two sides had settled on a date and location for the summit -- without providing details.
07 May 2018 11:58 AM
In contrast, German Chancellor Angela Merkel went to meet Trump for a purely transactional summit.
06 May 2018 12:39 AM
The moves are the first practical, if small, steps toward reconciliation after Friday's meeting between Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong Un.
01 May 2018 1:35 PM
Moon and Kim Jong-un pledged to end hostilities between 2 countries and work towards the complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula.
30 Apr 2018 4:04 PM
The two Korean leaders also declared they would work for the formal end of the Korean war that began in 1950.
28 Apr 2018 12:12 AM
Apart from their distinctively eccentric hairstyles, one thing Kim and Trump clearly have in common is their unpredictability.
26 Apr 2018 2:30 AM
'The maximum pressure campaign against N Korea will continue until we see concrete actions towards total denuclearisation,' Sanders said.
24 Apr 2018 12:38 PM
The meeting “went very smoothly,” President Donald Trump said on Wednesday.
19 Apr 2018 2:04 AM
This makes the task of US President Donald Trump very difficult when he sits across the table with Mr Kim in May 2018.
04 Apr 2018 2:31 AM
Pyongyang has remained relatively quiet on the issue in recent weeks.
01 Apr 2018 3:20 PM
China is isolated North Korea’s biggest benefactor, in economic and military terms.
01 Apr 2018 12:04 AM
While it is yet to be confirmed if the person is Kim himself, the security arrangements suggest it is someone of great significance.
27 Mar 2018 10:07 AM
North Korea has given no hint of what it really wants if it is to give up its nuclear weapons.
14 Mar 2018 12:28 AM
North Korea is also the obvious and only target of the annual joint military exercises between the US and South Korea.
13 Mar 2018 12:28 AM
Pyongyang has sought top-level talks for years, with Washington being dismissive.
11 Mar 2018 1:29 AM
North Koreans appear to still be in the dark despite such a potentially historic achievement.
10 Mar 2018 2:25 PM
Trump has said he was prepared to meet Kim in what would be the first face-to-face encounter between the two countries' leaders.
09 Mar 2018 7:03 PM
South Korean official Chung Eui-yong said, 'Kim has committed to denuclearisation and to suspending nuclear or missile tests.'
09 Mar 2018 7:48 AM
‘This public display of contempt for universal norms against chemical weapons use further demonstrates the reckless nature of N Korea.’
07 Mar 2018 12:56 PM