International Relations

Philippine police disperse group protesting US, China

Jul 21, 2018

Philippine riot police have used shields and a water hose to disperse more than 100 left-wing activists in front of the U.S. Embassy in Manila in a confrontation that injured more than a dozen protesters

North Korea puts reunion of war-separated families in doubt

Jul 20, 2018

North Korea says an August reunion of Korean families separated by war may not happen if South Korea doesn't immediately return some of its citizens

In battle for Putin's affections, cupid favors Xi over Trump

Jul 19, 2018

In the race to woo Vladimir Putin, China's Xi Jinping is beating Donald Trump

Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

Jul 18, 2018

The European Union and Japan signed a pact that will eliminate nearly all tariffs on products they trade in an ambitious deal that runs counter to Trump's moves to hike US tariffs

Asian stocks fall, weighed by tensions over US trade tariffs

Jul 17, 2018

Asian markets are lower as mounting tensions over U.S. tariffs overshadowed data suggesting global growth was still on track

China's economic growth cools amid trade tensions

Jul 16, 2018

China's economic growth slowed to 6.7 percent in the quarter ending in June, adding to challenges for Beijing amid a mounting tariff war with Washington

Pompeo: US, N. Korea hold 'productive' talks on war remains

Jul 16, 2018

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says U.S. and North Korean officials have held "productive" talks to discuss the return of U.S. service members' remains missing since the Korean War

North Korean table tennis players arrive in South Korea

Jul 15, 2018

North Korean table tennis players have arrived in South Korea for an international tournament amid an atmosphere of detente between the rivals

Correction: US-China Tariffs-The Latest story

Jul 13, 2018

Correction: US-China Tariffs-The Latest story

Moon presses Trump, Kim for breakthrough in nuclear talks

Jul 13, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has urged Trump and Kim to try harder to achieve a breakthrough in their nuclear negotiations, while Trump suggests disarmament will take longer than anyone will like