Nuclear threat

United States, South Korea begin biggest military training in years amid North threats

The drills could draw an angry response from North Korea, which has dialed up its weapons testing activity to a record pace this year.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Joe Biden pushes economic, security aims as he ends South Korea visit

Biden passed on visiting the demilitarized zone on the North and South border, a regular stop for U.S. presidents when visiting Seoul.

published on : 22nd May 2022

NATO to give more support to Ukraine on nuclear, chemical threats

NATO leaders are set to agree extra support for Ukraine to deal with chemical and nuclear threats as it battles Russia's invading forces.

published on : 24th March 2022

Mike Pence seeks to reassure allies on North Korean nuclear threat

Vice President Mike Pence is seeking to reassure and refocus American allies on the growing nuclear threat from North Korea with visits to Japan and South Korea this week.

published on : 7th February 2018

China to send envoy to North Korea

China will send a special envoy to North Korea, state media said Wednesday, after US President Donald Trump concluded an Asian tour to rally support against Pyongyang's nuclear threats.

published on : 15th November 2017

Key United Nations committee condemns North Korea for not aiding people

The resolution sponsored by the European Union and Japan was adopted without a vote by the General Assembly's human rights committee.

published on : 15th November 2017

US President Donald Trump lands in Japan, kicking off first Asia trip

The trip presents a crucial international test for a president looking to reassure Asian allies worried that his inward-looking "America First" agenda could cede power in the region to China.

published on : 5th November 2017

US not seeking to topple North Korea regime: Rex Tillerson

Tillerson said Washington would be willing to talk to the North if its leaders accept that they must disarm.

published on : 2nd August 2017

US senator says President Trump ready for war with North Korea

Republican senator Graham said that Trump has told him he would go to war to destroy North Korea rather than allow it to develop a long-range nuclear-armed missile.

published on : 1st August 2017

US President Trump declares 'patience is over' with North Korea

While on talks with South Korea President Moon Jae-In,  Trump made clear that he was in no mood to pursue diplomacy with a regime he accused of having no respect for human life.

published on : 30th June 2017