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Tillerson's offer of talks with North Korea left hanging
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's surprising diplomatic offer of unconditional talks with North Korea hinges on two big X factors: Does the North even want talks, and is President Donald Trump fully behind his top diplomat
UN official: NKoreans say it is important to prevent war
The UN. political chief says senior North Korea officials told him during his visit to the country last week "that it was important to prevent war" over its rapidly advancing nuclear and ballistic missile programs
Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. has discussed with China about how North Korea's nuclear weapons might be secured in case of instability in the reclusive nation
US flies B-1B over South in show of force against N. Korea
The United States flew a B-1B supersonic bomber over South Korea as part of a massive combined aerial exercise involving hundreds of warplanes, a clear warning after North Korea tested its most powerful missile yet
UN political chief heads to North Korea on rare visit
The U.N. political chief is heading to North Korea on a rare four-day visit at the invitation of the government for a wide-ranging discussion on policy issues "of mutual interest and concern."
McMaster: North Korean threat increasing every day
The threat emerging from North Korea’s rogue regime is “increasing every day,” according to White House national security advisor H.R. McMaster. "I think it's increasing every day," McMaster told moderator Bret Baier Saturday afternoon at the Reagan National Defense Forum in Simi Valley, CA.
President Trump designates North Korea as 'state sponsor of terror'
President Donald Trump announced Monday his intent to again formally designate North Korea as a "state sponsor of terror", a move designed to ramp up pressure on the rogue nation's aggressive acts in the region and further development of its nuclear program . The State Department 's current list of
Navy will carry out rare 3-carrier exercise in Sea of Japan
The U.S. Navy has announced that it will carry out a rare exercise this weekend in the western Pacific involving three aircraft carriers. The exercise will take place in the Sea of Japan east of the Korean peninsula and is intended to send a message to North Korea of America's security commitments
US Navy prepares to defend allies amid heightened tensions with North Korea
Off the coast of the Korean Peninsula, U.S. and South Korean Navy ships prepared for an event they hope will never happen: a North Korean land and air attack against their neighbors to the south. The annual bilateral training exercise called Maritime Counter Special Operations Force involved a U.S.
Otto Warmbier's parents want North Korea added to list of state sponsors of terrorism
The parents of the American student who died after being released from a North Korea prison are looking to get the State Department to add the country as a state sponsor of terrorism . Twelve senators -- six Democrats and six Republicans -- sent a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson