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China’s massive ‘magic island-maker’ dredging vessel completes sea trials

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 04:06
China’s most advanced dredging vessel — which it calls “a magic island-maker” — returned to a shipyard in Qidong, in eastern Jiangsu province on Tuesday ...

China benefits most from summit but wary of closer U.S.-North Korea ties

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 02:34
The outcome of the Singapore summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was good news for one absent but key ...

In wake of summit, Trump says world has avoided ‘nuclear catastrophe,’ but experts say real work starts now

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 01:33
In the wake of the pageantry surrounding U.S. President Donald Trump’s historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, questions over the substance of ...

Malaysia’s top two judges resign as new government purges top officials

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 00:17
Malaysia’s two most senior judges have resigned from their posts, as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s government purges top officials seen as close to the previous ...

U.S. sanctions Cambodian leader’s top bodyguard over human rights abuses

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 23:54
The United States has imposed sanctions on the commander of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen’s bodyguard unit for alleged human rights abuses, the first member ...

Trump, Kim co-star in U.S.-made summit video mixing propaganda and Hollywood

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 16:59
When U.S. President Donald Trump sat down to make the case for peace to North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday, he rolled out ...

Trump and Kim’s joint statement

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 02:03
Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea ...

‘I’m so happy’: Dennis Rodman weeps as Trump and Kim meet

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:35
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman openly wept on television in a live interview from Singapore as President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong ...

Singapore mud-sling: A look back at Trump vs. Kim insults

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:30
Dotard, meet rocket man.On Tuesday, U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shook hands for a photo-op unimaginable only a few ...

Chronology of major events leading to U.S.-North Korea summit

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:29
The following is a chronology of major events leading up to the first-ever summit between sitting U.S. and North Korean leaders on Tuesday in Singapore.1992: ...

Huh? China stumped by Ivanka Trump’s ‘Chinese proverb’

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:50
Chinese social media users are scratching their heads over a “Chinese proverb” U.S. President Donald Trump’s daughter and advisor Ivanka posted to Twitter as her ...

Kim Jong Un could give up ICBMs but keep some nuclear forces: experts

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:27
After years of effort to develop nuclear missiles that can target the U.S. mainland, is North Korean leader Kim Jong Un really ready to pack ...

At Trump-Kim summit, human rights is a back-burner issue

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:05
U.S. President Donald Trump said it himself to Congress and the American people: “No regime has oppressed its own citizens more totally or brutally than ...

Ten historic moments in U.S.-North Korean relations

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 20:33
U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are in Singapore for a summit Tuesday morning that will be the first of ...

Kim and Trump set to meet one-on-one in first-ever U.S.-North Korean leaders’ summit

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 17:26
U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, two of the most unlikeliest statesman, were on Tuesday set to kick off the ...

Philippines says Chinese seizures of fish catch at Scarborough Shoal unacceptable

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 05:22
The Philippine president’s office on Monday called Chinese seizures of fish caught by Philippine fishing boats near a disputed shoal unacceptable, and presented three fishermen ...

South Korea surveying war-split families for planned reunions

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 01:23
South Korea on Monday began surveying South Koreans who would be willing to meet their war-separated relatives in North Korea as part of temporary reunions ...

New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern to stay put as birth nears

Sun, 06/10/2018 - 23:59
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Monday she plans to remain within driving distance of Auckland for the rest of this week as she ...

Kim may employ variety of tactics to gain advantage in upcoming Singapore summit

Sun, 06/10/2018 - 21:58
Dry wit. Disarming humility. An appreciation for wiggle room, and lots of it.After six years of self-imposed isolation from the world stage, North Korean leader ...

Singapore lays on huge banquet for journalists covering Trump-Kim summit

Sun, 06/10/2018 - 21:39
The tiny city-state of Singapore is hosting its largest media contingent ever for the summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim ...

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