Japan eyes talks with new U.S. national security adviser

Feb 21, 2017

Japan eyes talks with new U.S. national security adviser

Newly appointed U.S. national security adviser Lt. Gen. Herbert Raymond McMaster and Shotaro Yachi, the head of the Japanese National Security Council’s secretariat, agreed Wednesday to closely coordinate moves and meet in the United States in the near future. According to the government, the ...

Feb 19, 2017

U.S. policy on North Korea 'not working,' Chinese official says

The U.S. policy of maintaining sanctions and military pressure on North Korea while refusing to talk to the country isn’t working and will only make matters worse, a Chinese official said Saturday, venting Beijing’s impatience with the stalemate over its isolated neighbor. “China just ...

China to suspend all imports of coal from North Korea

Feb 18, 2017

China to suspend all imports of coal from North Korea

China will suspend all imports of coal from North Korea starting unday, the country’s commerce ministry said in a notice posted on its website on Saturday, as part of its efforts to implement United Nations sanctions against the country. The Ministry of Commerce said ...