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Donald Trump envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker resigns: Sources

Volker, who had served in the position on a part-time, unpaid basis since 2017, had sought to help Ukraine`s government resolve its confrontation with Russia-sponsored separatists.

Sep 28, 2019, 08:11 AM IST

South Korea, US to announce suspension of major military drills this week: Yonhap

U.S. President Donald Trump surprised officials in Seoul and Washington when he pledged to end "war games" after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore last week.

Jun 17, 2018, 11:31 AM IST

Trump-Kim summit set for Singapore's Sentosa Island - White House

The summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will be on Singapore`s southern island of Sentosa, the White House said on Tuesday as preparations accelerated for next week`s event.

Jun 06, 2018, 10:10 AM IST

Iran calls on world to stand up to US President Donald Trump, save nuclear deal

US President Donald Trump pulled out last month from the 2015 accord between Iran and world powers that lifted sanctions on Tehran in exchange for curbs to its nuclear programme.

Jun 04, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

Gulf states squeeze Qatar as US, Kuwait probe for solution to row

Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the UAE and several other countries cut their diplomatic and transport ties with Doha on Monday, accusing it of supporting Islamist militants and their arch-foe Iran.

Jun 08, 2017, 16:20 PM IST