North Korea says it has no plans for nuclear talks with U.S.

Asia Pacific Jul 4, 2020

North Korea says it has no plans for nuclear talks with U.S.

North Korea on Saturday reiterated it has no immediate plans to resume nuclear negotiations with the United States unless Washington discards what it describes as "hostile” polices toward Pyongyang. The statement by North Korean First Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui came after U.S. President ...

World Jul 2, 2020

'Incident' damages construction near Iran nuclear site

An "incident” damaged an under-construction building Thursday near Iran's underground Natanz nuclear enrichment facility, though it did not affect its centrifuge operations or cause any release of radiation, a spokesman said. The affected building, described as an "industrial shed," was above ground and not part ...

Iran says it's ready for talks if U.S. apologizes over nuclear pact

World Jun 24, 2020

Iran says it's ready for talks if U.S. apologizes over nuclear pact

Iran would be open to talks with the United States if Washington apologizes for exiting a 2015 nuclear deal and compensates Tehran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, cautioning that U.S. calls for discussions were insincere. The confrontation between arch foes Tehran and Washington ...

U.S. and Russia hold arms talks with little sign of accord

World Jun 23, 2020

U.S. and Russia hold arms talks with little sign of accord

The United States and Russia held talks in Vienna on Monday on their only remaining major nuclear weapons accord with little prospect of imminent agreement, as critics questioned whether either side saw value in arms control. U.S. President Donald Trump has previously insisted China should ...