Nuclear Armaments / Nuclear Proliferation

Train believed to be carrying North Korea’s Kim leaves Beijing

Train believed to be carrying North Korea’s Kim leaves Beijing

Published 09/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - A train believed to be carrying North Korean leader Kim Jong Un left a station in the Chinese capital on Wednesday, a [more…]

North Korea’s Kim discusses expected summit with Trump in talks in…

North Korea’s Kim discusses expected summit with Trump in talks in…

Published 09/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed an expected U.S.-North Korea summit in talks in Beijing on [more…]

Iran says U.S. presence in Syria was a mistake from the start

Iran says U.S. presence in Syria was a mistake from the start

Published 22/12/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said that the U.S. military presence in Syria had been “a mistake, illogical and a source of tension”, in Tehran’s first [more…]

Factbox: Outgoing Pentagon chief Mattis was often at odds with Trump

Factbox: Outgoing Pentagon chief Mattis was often at odds with Trump

Published 22/12/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will quit in February after falling out with Donald Trump over the president’s foreign policies, including the surprise [more…]

U.S. to help South Korea get flu drugs to North despite stalled…

U.S. to help South Korea get flu drugs to North despite stalled…

Published 21/12/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - The United States has agreed to help South Korea send flu medication to North Korea, a South Korean official said on Friday, [more…]

Hitachi shares rise after report it is considering scrapping…

Hitachi shares rise after report it is considering scrapping…

Published 10/12/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Hitachi Ltd (6501.T) shares rose as much as 2.9 percent on Monday after Japan’s TV Asahi reported the firm is considering scrapping [more…]

Pompeo condemns Iran missile test

Pompeo condemns Iran missile test

Published 01/12/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday condemned what he described as Iran’s testing of a medium-range ballistic missile capable of [more…]

China appears to relax North Korea sanctions: report to U.S. Congress

China appears to relax North Korea sanctions: report to U.S. Congress

Published 14/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. congressional commission said on Wednesday that China appears to have relaxed enforcement of sanctions on North Korea and called on [more…]

Rouhani says Iran to sell oil, defy U.S. sanctions: TV

Rouhani says Iran to sell oil, defy U.S. sanctions: TV

Published 05/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran will sell its oil and break sanctions reimposed by the United States on its vital energy and banking sectors, Iranian President [more…]

Iran in contact with other signatories of nuclear deal as U.S….

Iran in contact with other signatories of nuclear deal as U.S….

Published 05/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran is in constant contact with other signatories of a 2015 nuclear deal reached between Tehran and powers as the United States [more…]