By | Al Jazeera | 1 week 5 days ago | World
At the eight-nation SCO summit in Qingdao, Russia and Kazakhstan have pledged their support for the Iran nuclear deal as the organisation expands its mission to meet new challenges.
By Kim Tong-Hyung | AP | WashPost | 1 week 4 days ago | World
After years of effort to develop nuclear missiles that can target the U.S. mainland, is North Korean leader Kim Jong Un really ready to pack them away in a deal with President Donald Trump?
By Jim Pollard | Asia Times | 1 week 4 days ago | World
US President and North Korean leader both met with Singaporean PM, while working-level talks continued between both sides The post Countdown to historic Trump-Kim meeting in Singapore appeared first on Asia Times .
By Julian Borger in Singapore | The Guardian | 1 week 4 days ago | World
Singapore summit follows series of agreements torpedoed by mistrust and unkept promises It is Donald Trump’s recurring boast that with the Singapore summit with Kim Jong-un, he has succeeded in negotiations with North Korea where his predecessors failed. But the claim obscures a long history of agreements made and broken by both countries. The lesson of two major deals, in 1994 and 2005, is that it...
By Scott Horsley | NPR | 1 week 4 days ago | World
President Trump says he expects to know quickly whether North Korea is serious about surrendering its nuclear weapons. But Pyongyang has fooled the U.S. in the past. (Image credit: Terence Tan /Singapore Ministry of Communications and Information via Getty Images)
By FOSTER KLUG | FOX News | 1 week 4 days ago | World
After a sudden and welcome turn to diplomacy following last year's threats, insults and fears of war — remember "fire and fury" and "dotard"?
By Hyung-Jin Kim / AP | TIME | 1 week 4 days ago | World
(SINGAPORE) — President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are to meet in Singapore on Tuesday for a summit that will be the first of its kind between leaders of the rival nations. Ten other historic moments in relations between the United States and North Korea: Korean War The two countries fought on opposite sides of a three-year war in the early 1950s that killed millions...
By | Reuters | 1 week 5 days ago | World
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. and North Korean officials were in talks in Singapore on Monday in a late bid to narrow differences before their leaders hold an historic summit aimed at finding ways to end a nuclear stand-off on the Korean peninsula.
By Amos Yadlin | The Atlantic | 1 week 5 days ago | World
President Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal has left Israel to reassess its policy toward Iran—and how to advance its key national-security objectives: preventing Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, thwarting Iran’s aspirations for hegemony, changing the fundamentally hostile and radical orientation of the regime, and preventing future military conflict. The deal made some progress on...