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Tensions high between US and North Korea
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Rick Klein discuss the high tensions between the United States and North Korea.
Trump: 'I would be honored to' meet with Kim Jong Un, defends Duterte White House invitation
President Donald Trump said he "would be honored to" meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un amid rising tensions between the countries, while also defending inviting Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte to visit the White House. Trump's comments were made to Bloomberg Monday, where he said that he
The Note: The next 100 days
NOTABLES --ANALYSIS - ABC’S RICK KLEIN : The next hundred days is kicking off like the first 100 did – as a wild ride that showcases a presidential war with the fourth estate. For a president who has famously warred with media outlets throughout his time in office, few have gotten more out of such
Trump calls North Korean leader a 'pretty smart cookie'
President Donald Trump appeared to give Kim Jong Un credit for leading North Korea after his father’s death, calling him a “pretty smart cookie.” The president in an interview that aired Sunday was asked by John Dickerson of CBS for his impression of the North Korean dictator. Trump said he has “no
Inside North Korea, the world's most reclusive country
ABC News' Bob Woodruff recently made his eighth trip since 2005 to North Korea.
Everything you need to know about North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un
Speculation about a possible sixth nuclear weapons test in North Korea has heightened tensions and once again drawn the eyes of the world to the hermit kingdom and its secretive ruler, Kim Jong-Un . Kim is the third head of state from his family’s dictatorial dynasty, one of the last inherited
What to know about North Korea and its weapons programs
As speculation grows that North Korea could conduct a nuclear weapon test in conjunction with a major national holiday this weekend, here's what we know about the country's nuclear weapons programs. Who is in charge of North Korea’s military? Kim Jong Un is the 33-year-old "Supreme Leader" of the
White House daily briefing: Syria, Russia and health care
They have at the end of today's daily white house press briefing with white house Press Secretary Sean Spicer taken a range of topics a lot of news to break down. Thank goodness you're here for our daily briefing breakdown joining me in Washington. ABC's political director Rick and science Rick has
Why North Korea may be President Trump's greatest foreign policy challenge
Forget Russia, Iran or even ISIS. North Korea is shaping up to be the Trump administration's greatest foreign policy challenge and one the United States can't afford to ignore, some experts say. Russian cyberattacks and Islamic terrorism have captured much of the international stage, but they do