US-North Korea: Trump speaks with President Moon following Pyongyang backflip on summit

US-North Korea: Trump speaks with President Moon following Pyongyang backflip on summit

Posted May 20, 2018 19:23:09 Photo: Mr Trump and Mr Moon spoke for 20 minutes, according to South Korea’s presidential office. (AP: Yonhap, Alex Brandon) South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump have held discussions to ensure that the North Korea-US summit remains on track after Pyongyang …

North Korea ready to walk away from Trump summit if forced to give up nukes

North Korea ready to walk away from Trump summit if forced to give up nukes

Updated May 16, 2018 14:08:37 Photo: Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un are due to meet in Singapore next month. (Reuters/AP) North Korea says the country has no interest in a summit with the United States if it is to be a “one-sided” affair where it is pressured to give up …

North Korea suspends talks with South, threatens to cancel US summit with Donald Trump

North Korea suspends talks with South, threatens to cancel US summit with Donald Trump

Posted May 16, 2018 05:48:16 Photo: Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump are set to meet in Singapore next month. (AP/Reuters) North Korea has cancelled high-level talks with South Korea scheduled for later in the day and is also threatening to pull out of a summit with the United States due …

Donald Trump says date and location are set for summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong-un

Donald Trump says date and location are set for summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong-un

Updated May 05, 2018 10:45:16 Photo: Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un are expected to meet in the coming weeks. (Reuters/AP) US President Donald Trump says the date and location have been set for a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, building suspense for the unprecedented talks, as South Korea …

North Korea expected to release American prisoners ahead of Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un summit – Donald Trump’s America

North Korea expected to release American prisoners ahead of Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un summit – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 04, 2018 06:22:30 Photo: Korean-American missionary Kim Dong Chul is among those it is hoped will be released. (AP: Kim Kwang Hyon) Expectations have grown that North Korea will soon release three Americans held as prisoners, as a gesture of goodwill ahead of an unprecedented US-North Korea summit …

Donald Trump praises Korean summit but warns the US won’t be ‘played like a fiddle’

Donald Trump praises Korean summit but warns the US won’t be ‘played like a fiddle’

Posted April 28, 2018 15:42:32 Related Story: ‘New era of peace’: North and South Korea vow ‘no more war’ on peninsula Related Story: North and South Korea have agreed a path to peace — here’s their joint statement Donald Trump has taken credit for what has happened in Korea — …

North Korean media hails summit

North Korean media hails summit

North Korea’s state news agency has declared the inter-Korean summit a turning point for the Korean peninsula, as US President Donald Trump promised to maintain sanctions pressure on Pyongyang ahead of his own unprecedented meeting with Kim Jong Un. Kim and Moon had pledged to work for “complete denuclearisation” of …

Korea summit: The big moments from Kim Jong-un’s visit to the South

Korea summit: The big moments from Kim Jong-un’s visit to the South

Updated April 28, 2018 14:42:37 Photo: North Korea’s Kim Jong-un (left) and South Korean President Moon Jae-in embrace after signing their joint statement. (AP: Korea Summit Press Pool) On Friday, Kim Jong-un stepped over the border into South Korea. It was a huge moment — the first time since 1953 …

Korea summit: The challenge of enforcing the North and South’s declaration, US agenda

Korea summit: The challenge of enforcing the North and South’s declaration, US agenda

Updated April 28, 2018 08:53:58 Photo: The North Korean leader changed the script in a meticulously stage-managed event. (AP: Korea Summit Press Pool) Peace at last. It sounds too good to be true, and it may be. But the language of unity after the threat of catastrophic war just a …

Korea summit: North and South’s differing needs make securing a real deal unlikely

Korea summit: North and South’s differing needs make securing a real deal unlikely

Updated April 27, 2018 14:45:02 It is a surreal moment in international diplomacy. Only in fevered dreams could the image of Kim Jong-un walking hand in hand with Moon Jai-in have been conjured. The two leaders who, just last year, were trading insults and threats looked like old friends enjoying …