June 16, 2019

Pompeo to meet with Kim Jong Un on Sunday, State Department announces.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang on Sunday as part of his trip to Asia beginning later this week, the State Department announced Tuesday. Pompeo also will visit Japan, South Korea and China as part of his trip, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert announced. It […]

Kim Jong Un Sends Trump ‘Warm’ Letter.

On Monday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders revealed that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had sent President Trump a “warm, positive” letter requesting a follow up to their summit in Singapore in June. “The primary purpose of the letter was to schedule another meeting with the president, which we are open to […]

Pompeo To Give Kim Jong Un Elton John ‘Rocket Man’ CD

On Thursday, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo left for North Korea bearing an unusual gift for North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un from President Trump: an Elton John CD with his song “Rocket Man.” As Korean media reports, a Washington diplomatic source in Washington said, “The ‘Rocket Man’ CD was the subject of discussion […]

Bernie Sanders Praises Trump After Summit With Kim Jong Un.

Independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders praised President Donald Trump after a historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in a statement released Tuesday. The meeting between Trump and Kim was “a positive step” towards peace, Sanders said hours after Trump and Kim signed a “comprehensive” agreement promising North Korea better relations and security guarantees. In return, North […]

Here’s What Trump-Kim Jong Un Agreed Upon At Summit.

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un took steps toward decreasing tensions on the Korean peninsula, in a joint statement signed by the two leaders Tuesday. The text of the agreement was seen by reporters before its official release by the White House after Trump held it up during a joint signing […]

Denuclearization: President Trump and Kim Jong Un End Historic Summit With Signing Ceremony.

After a one-on-one meeting and an expanded bilateral working session with senior aides from the United States and North Korea in Singapore Monday, President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un officially established a new relationship under a joint agreement of the eventual denuclearization of the regime. “President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un conducted […]

Trump cancels Singapore summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

President Donald Trump has canceled his historic summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month. The meeting, which would have marked the first face-to-face encounter between a sitting U.S. president and a North Korean leader, was set for June 12. “You talk about your nuclear capabilities, but ours are so massive […]

BREAKING NEWS LIVE: White House Pulls Out Of Summit With North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

President Trump declared the White House is pulling out of North Korea summit that was scheduled to take place June 12 in Singapore. “Sadly, based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in your most recent statement, I feel it is inappropriate, at this time, to have this long-planned meeting,” Trump said in a […]

Kim Jong Un Makes History, Crosses Border to Meet with South Korean President.

GOYANG, South Korea (AP) — With a single step over a weathered, cracked slab of concrete, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made history Friday by crossing over the world’s most heavily armed border to greet his rival, South Korean President Moon Jae-in, for talks on North Korea’s nuclear weapons. Kim then invited Moon to […]

Trump says he’ll ‘respectfully leave’ Kim Jong Un summit if talks are ‘not fruitful’

President Trump told reporters Wednesday he would not hesitate to walk out of a planned summit meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un “if I think it’s a meeting that is not going to be fruitful.” “I hope to have a very successful meeting,” Trump said at a joint news conference alongside Japanese Prime […]

Trump’s planned meeting with Kim Jong Un a ‘potential breakthrough,’ top defense officials say.

Senior officials at the Pentagon said Thursday night that plans for President Trump to meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un in May are “good news” that could mark a “potential breakthrough.” Fox News learned from senior leaders at the Pentagon that Washington has welcomed North Korea’s invitation to meet saying that “there’s no […]

Trump Wasted No Time Responding To Kim Jong Un’s Claim North Korea Would Be Willing To Give Up Nukes.

President Donald Trump responded to North Korea’s offer to discuss denuclearization with a pair of tweets Tuesday. Following a landmark meeting between North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and South Korean diplomats in Pyongyang, the North announced a willingness to discuss denuclearization with the U.S., as well as halt weapons testing during dialogue. “The North […]

James Mattis Walks Out Onto Kim Jong Un’s Doorstep. Here’s His Message.

Standing in the tense demilitarized zone dividing North Korea and South Korea, U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis said America isn’t looking for a fight, but is ready for one. “Our goal is not war,” Mattis said Friday of the nuclear missile threat from North Korea under dictator Kim Jong Un, “but rather the complete, verifiable, and irreversible […]

Nikki Haley: International Community Now Refers to Kim Jong Un as ‘Rocket Man’

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley weighed in Wednesday morning on President Trump’s reference to North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un as “Rocket Man.” Haley said the name had “worked” and was spreading. “This is a way of like getting people to talk about [Kim],” Haley told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos on “Good Morning […]

Kim Jong Un Orders North Korea To Ready Its Nuclear Weapons

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered his country’s nuclear weapons made ready for use at a moment’s notice, the official state news agency reported Friday. Kim also said his country will ready its military so it is prepared to carry out pre-emptive attacks, calling the current situation very precarious, according […]

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