Jun 23, 2017

North Korea reportedly tested possible ICBM rocket engine

North Korea on Wednesday conducted another test of a rocket engine that could potentially be used on a future intercontinental ballistic missile, Fox News reported Thursday, quoting two U.S. officials. A similar report was also carried by Reuters, quoting a U.S. official as saying ...

U.S. asks China to do more to rein in North Korea

Jun 22, 2017

U.S. asks China to do more to rein in North Korea

The United States pressed China to exert more economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea to help rein in its nuclear and missile programs during a round of high-level talks in Washington on Wednesday. The meeting of top U.S. and Chinese diplomats and defense ...

Trump says China efforts on North Korea haven't 'worked out'

Jun 21, 2017

Trump says China efforts on North Korea haven't 'worked out'

U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that efforts by China to rein in North Korea have failed, suggesting he’s weighing new options to deal with a regime that’s vowed to develop nuclear weapons capable of striking the U.S. mainland. “While I greatly appreciate the ...

U.S. official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release

Jun 16, 2017

U.S. official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release

It took months of “quiet diplomacy,” a change in U.S. presidents and an American diplomat’s extraordinary, secret visit to Pyongyang to bring Otto Warmbier home. U.S. special envoy Joseph Yun was a household name to almost no one before Warmbier’s return to Ohio on ...