EU leaders worried over Irish border issue in Brexit talks-draft

By Jan Strupczewski BRUSSELS, June 19 : European Union leaders will express concern on Friday over a lack of progress in talks with London on how to avoid reimposing controls at the border between British-ruled Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic after Brexit. Leaders of the 27 countries that will remain in the EU after […]

Pompeo says N.Korea sanctions to remain until complete denuclearisation

By Christine Kim and David Brunnstrom SEOUL, June 14 : Tough sanctions will remain on North Korea until its complete denuclearisation, the U.S. secretary of state said on Thursday, apparently contradicting the North’s view that the process agreed at this week’s summit would be phased and reciprocal. U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader […]

North Korea highlights Trump concessions on war games after summit

By Christine Kim SEOUL, June 13 : North Korean state media lauded on Wednesday the summit between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump as a resounding success, highlighting concessions by the U.S. president and the prospect of a new era of peace and prosperity on the Korean peninsula. The Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported […]

3-N.Korea highlights Trump concessions on war games after summit

By Christine Kim SEOUL, June 13 : North Korean state media lauded on Wednesday the summit between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump as a resounding success, highlighting concessions by the U.S. president and the prospect of a new era of peace and prosperity on the Korean peninsula. According to a report by the Korean […]

N.Korea highlights Trump concessions on war games after summit

By Christine Kim SEOUL, June 13 : North Korean state media lauded on Wednesday the summit between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump as a resounding success, highlighting concessions by the U.S. president and the prospect of a new era of peace and prosperity on the Korean peninsula. According to a report by the Korean […]

In stunning summit concession, Trump says he will halt Korea war games

By Steve Holland, Soyoung Kim and Jack Kim SINGAPORE, June 12 : U.S. President Donald Trump made a stunning concession to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday about halting military exercises, pulling a surprise at a summit that baffled allies, military officials and lawmakers from his own Republican Party. At a news conference […]