North Korea fires projectiles days before resuming US talks

North Korea fired projectiles toward its eastern sea Wednesday, South Korea’s military and Japan’s government said, in an apparent display of its expanding military capabilities ahead of p...

North Korea says nuclear talks with US will resume on Oct. 5

A senior North Korean diplomat on Tuesday said North Korea and the United States have agreed to resume nuclear negotiations on Oct. 5 following a months-long stalemate over withdrawal of sanctions in ...

Bolton pessimistic on North Korea in 1st speech since ouster

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former national security adviser John Bolton gave a characteristically pessimistic outlook on the prospects for getting North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons as he made his firs...

N. Korea to Trump: Make 'bold decision' to revive diplomacy

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea accused the United States on Friday of doing nothing to implement issues agreed on at summits between U.S. President Donald Trump and the country's leader, Kim Jong U...

Japan sees N Korea missile, China space activity as threat

TOKYO (AP) — Japan has raised its caution level about North Korea's missile capability, saying in a defense report that the country resumed missile tests while taking no concrete denucleariz...

Japan sees NKorea missile, China space activity as threat

TOKYO (AP) — Japan has raised its caution level about North Korea's missile capability, saying in a defense report that the country resumed missile tests while taking no concrete denuclearization step...

N. Korea urges Trump to make bold move to revive diplomacy

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says it wants President Donald Trump to make a "wise option and bold decision" to produce a breakthrough in stalled nuclear diplomacy. The state...

South Korean leader calls for closer ties with North Korea

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday called for deeper engagement with rival North Korea in return for progress on nuclear disarmament. Moon, who has l...

NKorea welcomes Trump’s call for ‘new method’ in talks

North Korea has praised President Donald Trump for saying Washington may pursue an unspecified “new method” in nuclear negotiations with Pyongyang. Those talks have been stalled for mon...

NKorea welcomes Trump's call for 'new method' in talks

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has praised President Donald Trump for saying Washington may pursue an unspecified "new method" in nuclear negotiations with Pyongyang. Those ta...

NKorea says talks with US could take place in 'few weeks'

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says diplomatic talks with the United States could resume in a "few weeks," but it will not consider abandoning its nuclear weapons unless external threats are fu...

North Korea says it's willing to resume nuke talks with US

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Monday it is willing to resume nuclear diplomacy with the United States in late September but that Washington must come to the negotiating table with accepta...

Peninsula unification by 2045: S. Korea President Moon Jae-in

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – South Korean President Moon Jae-in (文在寅) on Thursday (Aug. 15) talked about cooperation with Japan as well as a goal of Korean unification by 2045 in a speech that marked ...

Snubbed by North Korea, Pompeo hits other Asian turbulence

BANGKOK (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo left Thailand on Saturday with his hopes for resuming nuclear talks with North Korea dashed, while facing an escalating trade war with China and a po...

Asia-Pacific ministers push dialogue to end region's spats

BANGKOK (AP) — Asia-Pacific foreign ministers have called for the peaceful resolution to regional disputes at the close of an annual security meeting, which has been eclipsed by the U.S.-China rivalry...