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President Donald Trump announced Monday the U.S. is putting North Korea's "murderous regime" on America's terrorism blacklist, despite questions about..
(Newser) – President Trump said Monday that he intends to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror. Trump called the move a long overdue step and..
FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 file photo, Air Force Gen. John Hyten, the incoming commander of the United States Strategic Command, speaks to ..
FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 file photo, Air Force Gen. John Hyten, the incoming commander of the United States Strategic Command, speaks to ..
The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command said Saturday an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be..
In the biggest show of force by the U.S. in the region in a decade, three aircraft carriers conducted military drills just several hundred miles from ..
The highest-level Chinese envoy to North Korea in two years arrived in the country's capital on Friday to try to improve relations that have soured ov..
Imagery appearing to show a submarine's pressure hull in North Korea's Sinpo South Shipyard could indicate construction of a ballistic missile submari..
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The highest-level Chinese envoy to North Korea in two years arrived in the country's capital on Friday to try to improve..
Song Tao, left, the head of China's ruling Communist Party's International Liaison Department, arrives at Beijing Capital International Airport in Bei..
BEIJING (AP) — China dispatched its highest-level envoy to North Korea in two years on Friday in a bid to improve chilly relations after President Don..
In a photo taken through the window of a car, pedestrians illuminated by a public television screen walk past the central station in Pyongyang on Nove..
China on Thursday reiterated its call for an agreement between North Korea and the U.S. under which the North would gain concessions if it freezes its..
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Thursday there could be an opportunity for talks between North Korea and..
The move comes about two months after the US imposed North Korea-related sanctions on a number of firms and individuals Singapore is North Korea's sev..
AP photo President Donald Trump looks for bottle water as he pauses while speaking about his trip to Asia in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the Whit..
The two defendants appeared in court with scarves wrapped around their heads, partially obscuring their faces. One of the young women spoke animatedly..
President Trump said he and Asian leaders have a new resolve to confront North Korea and its rogue nuclear weapons program, claiming credit Wednesday ..
A trip to Pyongyang by a special envoy of Chinese President Xi Jinping offers a chance for Beijing to manage relations with its troublesome neighbor a..
China will send a special envoy to North Korea on Friday, just days after President Trump’s visit to Asia, Chinese and North Korean state media announ..
North Korea gave its version of a diplomatic verdict Wednesday on President Trump's recent trip to Asia: He's a coward who deserves to die. Pyongyang'..
Following President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing, China said Wednesday that it would send a high-level special envoy to North Korea amid an extende..
US authorities said Tuesday malware developed in North Korea is still lurking in many computer networks, giving hackers backdoor access to government,..
BEIJING (AP) — Following President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing, China said Wednesday that it would send a high-level special envoy to North Korea ..
In the photo, President Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping stand shoulder to shoulder in front of the yellow-tiled palace where emperors ruled the Mi..
Senators trying to prevent President Trump from launching an unprovoked nuclear attack were stymied Tuesday, after a panel of experts warned them agai..
Senators trying to prevent President Trump from launching an unprovoked nuclear attack were stymied Tuesday, after a panel of experts warned them agai..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Tuesday issued a technical alert about cyber attacks it said are sponsored by the North Korean governmen..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate committee on Tuesday held the first congressional hearing in more than four decades on the president’s authority ..
A North Korean soldier shot while defecting to the South is in a critical condition in hospital. The South Korean government says he has been operated..
MANILA — President Trump met here Monday with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte amid questions from human rights advocates about whether Trump woul..
MANILA — As his first official trip to Asia neared its end Monday, President Trump had yet to utter a word about the vicious military campaign against..
HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had insulted him by calling him “old” and..
MANILA — President Trump met here Monday with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte amid questions from human rights advocates about whether Trump wou..
HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had insulted him by calling him “old” and..
HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had insulted him by calling him “old” and..
President Donald Trump on Sunday openly entertained the possibility that he could become friends with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, even as he ad..
HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had insulted him by calling him “old” and..
VATICAN CITY (AP) — In a story Nov. 10 about a nuclear disarmament conference at the Vatican, The Associated Press misspelled the name of the U.S. emb..
Pope Francis warned Friday that nuclear deterrence policies developed during the Cold War provided a "false sense of security" and he urged government..
North Korea said on Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump's first trip to Asia showed he was a "destroyer" and said he had begged for war on the K..
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Southeast Asia started banding its unwieldy cluster of fledgling democracies, monarchies and authoritarian regimes into an ..
Southeast Asia started banding its unwieldy cluster of fledgling democracies, monarchies and authoritarian regimes into an EU-like collective half a c..
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States and South Korea on Saturday started joint naval exercises that will involve three U.S. aircraft carriers i..
The United States and South Korea on Saturday started joint naval exercises that will involve three U.S. aircraft carriers in what military officials ..
Though President Donald Trump is on a high-profile visit to Asia this week, North Korea has refrained from testing another ballistic missile or nuclea..
UNITED NATIONS -- International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano said Thursday that North Korea is a global threat, more toda..
During a joint news conference with Chinese leader Xi Jinping on Nov. 9, President Trump discussed trade between China and the U.S., calling it a "one..
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Ever so cautiously, North Korea is going online. Doctors can consult via live, online video conferencing, and lectures a..
BEIJING -- President Trump doubled down on his comments Thursday that he doesn't blame China for "taking advantage" of the U.S. on trade, saying he in..