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Pentagon indefinitely suspends some training exercises with South Korea

Pentagon indefinitely suspends some training exercises with South Korea

The United States and South Korea earlier this week announced the suspension of planning for Freedom Guardian. 

Jun 23, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
Despite summit, North Korea still a nuclear threat, says Donald Trump

Despite summit, North Korea still a nuclear threat, says Donald Trump

At their summit, Kim and Trump signed a pledge "to work towards complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula," a stock phrase favoured by Pyongyang that stopped short of longstanding US demands for North Korea to give up its atomic arsenal in a "verifiable" and "irreversible" way.

Jun 23, 2018, 06:48 AM IST
US hopes for 'major' North Korea disarmament by 2020, says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

US hopes for 'major' North Korea disarmament by 2020, says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un pledged on Tuesday in a joint statement to work toward the 'complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula'.

Jun 14, 2018, 00:43 AM IST
In US-North Korea bonhomie, Chinese scholars underline Beijing's guiding hand

In US-North Korea bonhomie, Chinese scholars underline Beijing's guiding hand

That North Korea considers itself close to China is widely known. That China uses North Korea as a bargaining chip in international diplomatic circles is widely suspected. 

Jun 13, 2018, 07:34 AM IST
World has taken big step back from nuclear catastrophe: Donald Trump

World has taken big step back from nuclear catastrophe: Donald Trump

While North Korea has committed to denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula, Kim Jong-un has said it depends on 'ceasing antagonism.'

Jun 13, 2018, 06:55 AM IST
Denuclearisation dependent on ceasing antagonism, says Kim

Denuclearisation dependent on ceasing antagonism, says Kim

The unprecedented encounter in Singapore on Tuesday saw Trump and Kim shake hands, standing as equals in front of their nations' flags.

Jun 13, 2018, 06:19 AM IST
European Union hails 'crucial and necessary' Trump-Kim talks

European Union hails 'crucial and necessary' Trump-Kim talks

Tensions between the EU and US are running high over a series of disagreements on major international issues.

Jun 12, 2018, 22:25 PM IST
Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un summit pleases China

Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un summit pleases China

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged on Tuesday to work toward complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula and signed a 'comprehensive' document at a landmark summit in Singapore. 

Jun 12, 2018, 22:16 PM IST
Japan PM Shinzo Abe hails Trump-Kim agreement as 'first step'

Japan PM Shinzo Abe hails Trump-Kim agreement as 'first step'

Kim and Trump signed a document on Tuesday after their talks in which the North Korean leader reaffirmed his commitment to 'work toward complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula'.

Jun 12, 2018, 22:02 PM IST
Trump shows off his armored limousine to Kim, twitter goes berserk

Trump shows off his armored limousine to Kim, twitter goes berserk

Donald Trump shows his Cadillac to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

Jun 12, 2018, 15:32 PM IST
Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un sign historic document: Read the full text here

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un sign historic document: Read the full text here

Trump and Kim Jong Un committed to cooperate for the development of new US-DPRK relations and for the promotion of peace, prosperity, and security of the Korean Peninsula and of the world.

Jun 12, 2018, 12:56 PM IST
Scenes from a fantasy, like science fiction movie: Top quotes from Trump-Kim summit

Scenes from a fantasy, like science fiction movie: Top quotes from Trump-Kim summit

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un met in Singapore to resolve differences, on Tuesday.

Jun 12, 2018, 12:21 PM IST
Ivanka's tweet using Chinese proverb to hail Trump-Kim meet stumps Chinese

Ivanka's tweet using Chinese proverb to hail Trump-Kim meet stumps Chinese

Ivanka Trump used a Chinese proverb in a tweet. Just that it may not have been a Chinese proverb at all.

Jun 12, 2018, 09:35 AM IST
Octopus, pork, codfish: What's for lunch at historic Donald Trump-Kim Jong-Un summit

Octopus, pork, codfish: What's for lunch at historic Donald Trump-Kim Jong-Un summit

The two leaders will sit down for a working lunch later in the day

Jun 12, 2018, 09:35 AM IST

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un: From foes to friends

After months of taking potshots at each other, and after decades of enmity between their two countries, Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un met for a historic summit in Singapore on Tuesday (June 12).

Jun 12, 2018, 09:02 AM IST
Donald Trump upbeat ahead of summit with Kim Jong Un; North Korean leader visits Singapore sites

Donald Trump upbeat ahead of summit with Kim Jong Un; North Korean leader visits Singapore sites

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, one of the world's most reclusive leaders, made an evening tour of sites on Singapore`s waterfront on Monday.

Jun 11, 2018, 23:03 PM IST
Trump-Kim meet: US, North Korea officials in final preparations for unprecedented summit

Trump-Kim meet: US, North Korea officials in final preparations for unprecedented summit

The meeting will be the first between a sitting US president and a leader of North Korea, whose nuclear and ballistic missile ambitions have raised global concerns and seen tensions soar.

Jun 11, 2018, 10:19 AM IST
North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in Singapore for meeting with Donald Trump on Air China flight: Reports

North Korea's Kim Jong Un arrives in Singapore for meeting with Donald Trump on Air China flight: Reports

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has arrived in Singapore to meet US President Donald Trump. According to the media in Singapore, the North Korean dictator landed on an Air China flight. Trump is slated to arrive in Singapore later on Sunday.

Jun 10, 2018, 12:44 PM IST
'All ready' for summit with Kim Jong Un, says Donald Trump

'All ready' for summit with Kim Jong Un, says Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Thursday expressed unbridled optimism about his June 12 tete-a-tete with North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Singapore.

Jun 07, 2018, 22:39 PM IST
Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un's historic meet in Singapore on June 12 morning

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un's historic meet in Singapore on June 12 morning

The two leaders will meet at 0900 hours, according to a statement released by the White House.

Jun 05, 2018, 07:44 AM IST

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