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Iran rules out any change to nuclear accord

'It doesn't make any difference. We have been under U.S. sanctions for the last 40 years.'

Trump issues stay of execution for Iran nuclear deal

The Republican leader grudgingly agreed to sign sanctions waivers, ensuring Washington will live up to its commitments for another 120 days.
January 13, 2018 | 07:50 am GMT+7

Clouds lift as North Korea boosts Pyeongchang Olympics

'No-one would now think the North could lob nuclear bombs over the heads of its own athletes.'
January 11, 2018 | 10:35 am GMT+7

Olympic deal will do little to disarm N. Korea: analysts

'Both sides wanted to win and they got it.'
January 10, 2018 | 06:54 pm GMT+7

US approves anti-ballistic missile sale to Japan amid N.Korea threat

The move comes amid tough U.N. sanctions against Pyongyang and a growing prospect of war.​
January 10, 2018 | 09:44 am GMT+7

Olive branch or booby trap? N. Korea's new tone divides analysts

Pyongyang says it needs to defend itself against a U.S. invasion. 
January 05, 2018 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

Japan faces greatest danger since World War due to N.Korea: PM

'It is not an exaggeration to say that the security environment surrounding Japan is at its severest since World War Two,' Abe told a news conference.
January 04, 2018 | 04:04 pm GMT+7

North Korea reopens border hotline as Trump boasts of 'bigger' nuclear button

U.S. downplays talks, urges North to abandon nuclear weapons.
January 04, 2018 | 09:06 am GMT+7

US nuclear button 'much bigger' than N.Korea's: Trump

North Korea has turned sweet to South Korea while remains sour with the U.S.​
January 03, 2018 | 09:24 am GMT+7

US warns North Korea against new missile test, plays down talks

South Korea on Tuesday offered talks with North Korea next week, amid a tense standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programmes.
January 03, 2018 | 09:22 am GMT+7

South Korea offers high-ranking government talks with North Korea on January 9

South Korea's Moon says better inter-Korean relations linked to resolving North Korea nuclear issue.
January 02, 2018 | 02:14 pm GMT+7

North Korea's Kim 'open to dialogue' with South Korea, will only use nukes if threatened

'When it comes to North-South relations, we should lower the military tensions on the Korean Peninsula to create a peaceful environment,' Kim said.
January 02, 2018 | 08:34 am GMT+7

Kim calls on North to mass-produce nukes, missiles

'The nuclear button is always on my table.'
January 01, 2018 | 09:47 am GMT+7

South Korea says 'comfort women' row with Japan unresolved despite 2015 deal

Unresolved rows might make it difficult for international efforts to rein in North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. 
December 27, 2017 | 03:30 pm GMT+7