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S Korea's Moon urges new US-North denuclearisation talks

S Korea's Moon urges new US-North denuclearisation talks

South Korea President Moon Jae-in on Monday urged the US and North Korea to quickly resume denuclearisation talks after their Hanoi summit last week ended without a deal.

North Korean envoy en route to Hanoi ahead of Trump-Kim summit: Yonhap

North Korean envoy en route to Hanoi ahead of Trump-Kim summit: Yonhap

The North Korean special representative for the US arrived in Beijing on Tuesday, apparently en route to Vietnam to meet his Washington counterpart ahead of a second summit ...

Real progress needed at Trump-Kim II: analysts

Real progress needed at Trump-Kim II: analysts

The planned second summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un needs to make tangible progress on Pyongyang's nuclear weapons if it is to avoid being dismissed as ‘reality TV’ ...

Japan's Hitachi freezes British nuclear project

Japan's Hitachi freezes British nuclear project

Hitachi on Thursday froze construction of a nuclear power station in Wales due to financing difficulties, dealing a major blow to Britain's energy strategy and leaving the Japanese firm with a huge bill.

North Korea 'hiding missile bases', US researchers say

North Korea 'hiding missile bases', US researchers say

North Korea is operating at least 13 undeclared bases to hide mobile, nuclear-capable missiles, a new study asserted Monday, as progress stalls on US President Donald Trump's signature foreign policy initiative.

Pompeo says he will meet North Korea number two in New York

Pompeo says he will meet North Korea number two in New York

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday he will meet this week in New York with North Korea's number two, Kim Yong Chol, to resume denuclearization talks.

Moon seeks to break nuclear deadlock at Pyongyang summit

Moon seeks to break nuclear deadlock at Pyongyang summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in travels to Pyongyang this week for his third summit with Kim Jong Un, looking to break the deadlock in nuclear talks between North Korea and the United States.

South Korea says progress of nuclear talks a 'daily concern'

South Korea says progress of nuclear talks a 'daily concern'

South Korea's foreign minister said Thursday that making progress on denuclearisation talks with North Korea is a ‘daily concern’, as she called for fresh momentum at a joint Korean summit next week.

Trump received Kim Jong Un letter seeking 2nd meet: WHouse

Trump received Kim Jong Un letter seeking 2nd meet: WHouse

US President Donald Trump has received a ‘very positive’ letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un seeking a follow-up meeting after their historic summit in Singapore, the White House said.

Iran says to hold talks with world powers on nuclear deal

Iran says to hold talks with world powers on nuclear deal

The foreign ministers of Iran and five world powers still party to the 2015 nuclear deal will meet in Vienna on Friday for talks on the troubled accord, state media in Tehran said.

Japan eases North Korea missile alert system: report

Japan eases North Korea missile alert system: report

Japan has lowered its military readiness level against North Korean missiles as Washington embarks on delicate nuclear negotiations with Pyongyang, a report said Sunday, citing multiple unnamed sources close to the matter.

Trump, Kim hail historic summit; questions over way forward

Trump, Kim hail historic summit; questions over way forward

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un hailed their historic summit Tuesday as a breakthrough in relations between Cold War foes, but the agreement they produced contained few details about the key issue of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons.