Iran says no plans to increase missile range, rejects talks with Trump

By Bozorgmehr Sharafedin LONDON, June 20 : Iran has no plans to extend the range of its missiles since their 2,000-km (1,240-mile) reach is enough to protect the country, the Revolutionary Guards commander said on Tuesday, amid mounting U.S. pressure over Tehran’s missile programme. Iran’s government again ruled out negotiations with U.S. President Donald Trump […]

N.Korea “declines” S.Korea media for nuclear site event; China urges “stability”

By Heekyong Yang SEOUL, May 18 : North Korea has declined to accept a list of South Korean journalists hoping to observe the closure of its nuclear test site, South Korea said on Friday, raising new questions about the North’s commitment to reducing tension. North Korea had invited a limited number of journalists from South […]

US Sec of State expected to return from NKorea with detained Americans – S.Korean official

By Christine Kim SEOUL, May 9 : US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to return from North Korea with three American detainees, as well as details of an upcoming summit between leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump, a South Korean official said Wednesday. Pompeo arrived in Pyongyang, the North Korean […]