International Relations

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

Analysis: Ahead of summit, North Korea lobs barbs at Bolton

May 16, 2018

Analysis: North Korea has a message for U.S. President Donald Trump ahead of next month's summit: Don't listen to your new hard-line national security adviser, John Bolton

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

South Korean news agency: North Korea threatens to cancel U.S. summit over South Korea-U.S. military drills

May 15, 2018

South Korean news agency: North Korea threatens to cancel U.S. summit over South Korea-U.S. military drills

Global stock markets mixed amid trade uncertainty

May 15, 2018

Global shares are mostly lower amid uncertainty over trade tensions between China and the U.S.

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

Asian stocks fall in muted trading amid trade uncertainty

May 15, 2018

Asian shares are mostly lower in muted trading amid continuing uncertainty over trade tensions between China and the U.S.

China sends trade envoy to US, welcomes Trump ZTE comments

May 14, 2018

China is sending a special envoy to the U.S. for talks on trade issues amid a simmering dispute

S. Korean leader praises North's plan to dismantle nuke site

May 14, 2018

South Korea's president has welcomed North Korea's decision to dismantle its nuclear test site, calling it a start to its nuclear disarmament