North Korea

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
June 12, 2018 - 6:16 am
By Zeke Miller, Catherine Lucey, Josh Lederman and Foster Klug, Associated Press SINGAPORE (AP) — President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un concluded an extraordinary nuclear summit Tuesday with the U.S. president pledging unspecified "security guarantees" to the North and Kim...
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President Donald Trump meets with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong ahead of a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
June 11, 2018 - 2:49 pm
SINGAPORE (AP) — The eyes of the world upon them, President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un headed on Monday into their historic summit balancing the elusive promise of peace against the specter of a growing nuclear threat. Yet even before they met, Trump announced plans to leave...
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President Donald Trump shakes hands as he meets with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
June 11, 2018 - 6:45 am
By Zeke Miller, Catherine Lucey and Josh Lederman, Associated Press SINGAPORE (AP) — On the eve of their historic and unprecedented summit, President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un prepared Tuesday for a meeting that could define the fate of millions, along with their own...
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Gurkha police officers stand guard outside the St. Regis Hotel in Singapore, Sunday, June 10, 2018, ahead of the summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim
June 10, 2018 - 9:01 am
SINGAPORE (AP) — Embarking on a self-described "mission of peace," President Donald Trump's seat-of-the-pants foreign policy is facing its toughest test yet as he attempts this week to personally broker an end to North Korea's nuclear program in talks with Kim Jong Un. The impulsive American...
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President Donald Trump welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the White House in Washington, Thursday, June 7, 2018.
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
June 08, 2018 - 8:51 am
By Zeke Miller, Jill Colvin and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Heading into his North Korea summit with characteristic bravado, President Donald Trump says that "attitude" is more important than preparation as he looks to negotiate an accord with Kim Jong Un to denuclearize the...
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President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
June 07, 2018 - 4:09 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the North Korea summit (all times local): 5:30 p.m. President Donald Trump will send his top diplomat to South Korea and China to brief other Asian nations after Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. The State Department says...
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President Donald Trump talks with Kim Yong Chol
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
June 01, 2018 - 3:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S.-North Korea summit is back on track, President Donald Trump announced Friday, ending weeks of uncertainty about his historic meeting with Kim Jong Un to discuss ending the North Korean leader's nuclear program. Trump made the announcement, just a week after he had said he...
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Kim Yong Chol walks out of a building after meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
AP Photo/Julio Cortez
June 01, 2018 - 8:12 am
By Calvin Woodward, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A North Korean envoy is coming to Washington bearing a letter for President Donald Trump from Kim Jong Un. This has been going on for days. Like in the old days. Kim Yong Chol was spotted Wednesday at Beijing's airport, where he boarded a...
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Kim Yong Chol and Mike Pompeo
AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
May 31, 2018 - 1:07 pm
By Matthew Lee and Josh Lederman, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's meetings Thursday with a top North Korean official ended more than two hours earlier than expected because the talks "went well" and "made progress" in salvaging an on-again, off-again summit between...
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Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov
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May 31, 2018 - 8:51 am
By Eric Talmadge and Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un complained of "U.S. hegemonism" to Russia's visiting foreign minister on Thursday, a comment likely to complicate ties with the United States as plans proceed for Kim's expected summit with President...
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