North Korea Balks at Hard Line on Nukes, Widening the Divide

North Korea’s warnings that it would cancel a June summit if Washington insists on rapid disarmament came after weeks of discussions between the two sides that appeared to be gaining momentum......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 16th, 2018

Japan"s Abe Wants Trump to Keep the Pressure on North Korea

Japan is pressing the U.S. to stick to a hard line on North Korea ahead of President Donald Trump’s summit with Kim Jong Un, after Mr. Trump appeared to back away from his campaign of “maximum pressure” on Pyongyang......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 7th, 2018

Trump "Absolutely" Deserves Credit for North Korea-South Korea Peace Talks, Says Australian PM

"I've given him that credit because Donald Trump has taken a very, very strong, hard line on the denuclearization issue," said Malcolm Turnbull......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 28th, 2018

North Korea disarming runs a huge risk — loose nukes and nuclear scientists

Reuters Kim Jong Un has signaled that he's eager to talk about denuclearizing, but because North Korea's nuclear weapons are so secretive, it will be hard to know if he reports them all. This could lead to loose nuclear weapons in No.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2018

On Conservative Media, Qualified Support for Trump on Shutdown

The ideological divide among news outlets is evident in shutdown coverage, but even in conservative areas there is some divergence from President Trump’s hard-line rhetoric......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJan 11th, 2019

Secretary of State Pompeo Pushes Back Hard on Syria and North Korea Criticisms

Pompeo claims that the U.S. continues to support allies. When Donald Trump announced a sudden withdrawal from Syria and declared victory, he rattled his advis.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 21st, 2018

Kim"s Seoul Trip on Ice as Korean Detente Cools

Cracks in the hard-won detente between North and South Korea are emerging, raising doubts about the path ahead after a year of warming ties......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 13th, 2018

North Korea Says "No Way" It Will Surrender Nukes Without US Lowering Sanctions First

North Korea (along with China, its primary benefactor, and Russia, which also supports the.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 29th, 2018

Trump doesn"t care if North Korea has nukes, as long as they"re not pointed at the US

Reuters/Pyeongyang Press Corps President Donald Trump is cheerleading a new inter-Korean summit despite meager progress on denuclearizing .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 20th, 2018

United States Oil (USO) South Korea first country to comply with the U.S. sanctions on Iran

United States Oil (USO) South Korea first country to comply with the U.S. sanctions on Iran South Korea has become the first of Iran’s top-three oil customers to fulfill a hard-line U.S. demand that buyers cut impor.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 11th, 2018

Central Florida Expressway to begin $44.8M State Road 417 widening

Central Florida Expressway Authority soon will start its $44.8 million widening of State Road 417. The project will add a travel lane in each direction to a 3.2-mile stretch south of North Econlockhatchee Trail to the Orange/Seminole county line. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2018

Trump Tweets Again, Giving North Korea Chance to Take Advantage of U.S.-China Divide

Veteran U.S. diplomat Robert Gallucci said Trump's "tweeting on the subject of war and peace with North Korea isn’t the most useful thing in the world.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 9th, 2018

North Korea reportedly offered to abandon a key weapon — and it has nothing to do with nukes

KCNA North Korean diplomats talking to South Korean officials in the demilitarized border zone between the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 18th, 2018

Trump is set for embarrassment or glory on North Korea — but if Kim crosses him, all hell could break loose

Getty Images/Pool photo President Donald Trump has put his personal legacy on the line by meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. If history is any indication, any perceived slight from Pyo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

Despite Trump"s spin, North Korea is no closer to getting rid of its nukes

Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images The goal of denuclearization is just as far away as it was before President Don.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

North Korea: The next big market for American investors?

Nuclear disarmament in North Korea could open up the world's most exotic frontier market to foreign investors. China and South Korea, not America, are likely to be first in line......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 11th, 2018

The Hard Part for Trump: Making North Korea Keep Summit Promises

President Donald Trump’s effort to wrestle a commitment from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to yield his nuclear weapons program in exchange for security guarantees is just the start of a complex process......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 7th, 2018

The US has a secret plan for AI to hunt down North Korea"s nukes — but it could make war more likely

KCNA The U.S. military is increasing spending on a secret research effort to use artificial intelligence to help track and find North Korea's nuclear weapons. The effort has gone largely unreported, and the few publicly available details about it are bu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 5th, 2018

North Korea may seek to keep its nukes after Trump summit, but signals it could open itself up to US businesses

According to US officials citing a CIA intelligence report, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is not planning on giving up his nuclear weapons any time soon, but is open to the idea of opening a Western hamburger franchise.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 29th, 2018

North Korea probably couldn"t totally get rid of its nukes until years after Trump is out of office

It could take up to 15 years for North Korea to be fully denuclearized, according to one of the leading experts on the rogue state's nuclear capabilities.  This presents a significant obstacle to the Trump administration's .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 29th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Officials from North, South Korea meet to get agreement on nukes ahead of summit

Separate teams from the U.S. and North Korea were due to arrive in Singapore later Monday ahead of preparatory meetings there this week, a person with knowledge of the process said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 28th, 2018