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North Korea Fires Two Short-Range Ballistic Missiles, South’s Military Says

North Korea Fires Two Short-Range Ballistic Missiles, South’s Military Says

North Korea launched two short-range ballistic missiles on Thursday, the South Korean military said, an escalation from the North’s most recent weapons test just...

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Iran rolls back nuclear pledges but stops short of violating pact

Iran rolls back nuclear pledges but stops short of violating pact

Iran announced on Wednesday it was relaxing some curbs to its nuclear program, announcing steps that stop short of violating its 2015 deal with world powers for...

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North Korea fires short-range projectiles, South says

North Korea fires short-range projectiles, South says

North Korea fired multiple short-range projectiles off its east coast on Saturday morning, South Korea’s military announced. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs...

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North Korea announces firing of tactical guided weapon

North Korea announces firing of tactical guided weapon

North Korea announced Thursday that it had test-fired a new tactical guided weapon, in its first public weapons test since the breakdown of a summit between President...

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It’s Not Personal. It’s Just Diplomacy.

It’s Not Personal. It’s Just Diplomacy.

For nearly a year since his historic meeting with Kim Jong Un in Singapore, U.S. President Donald Trump has been playing to the North Korean leader’s vanity, suggesting...

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North Korea Threatens to Scuttle Talks With the U.S. and Resume Tests

North Korea Threatens to Scuttle Talks With the U.S. and Resume Tests

North Korea threatened on Friday to suspend negotiations with the Trump administration over the North’s nuclear arms program and said its leader, Kim Jong-un,...

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Trump’s diplomacy with Kim dims as both sides return to hard-line positions

Trump’s diplomacy with Kim dims as both sides return to hard-line positions

The Trump administration has taken a harder-line approach to denuclearizing North Korea since the summit in Vietnam last month, raising doubts about whether the...

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A top Trump official may have just doomed US-North Korea talks

A top Trump official may have just doomed US-North Korea talks

A top Trump administration official has all but admitted that the US stance toward North Korea talks is now a hardline one. What this means, some analysts say, is...

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Are nuclear weapons keeping the India-Pakistan crisis from escalating — or making it more dangerous? <p style='font size:14px'>By Caitlin Talmadge</p>

Are nuclear weapons keeping the India-Pakistan crisis from escalating — or making it more dangerous?

By Caitlin Talmadge

The world has been on edge watching India and Pakistan’s latest crisis. For the first time since 1971, India bombed mainland Pakistan. The strike was retaliation...

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‘We fell in love’: Trump and Kim shower praise, stroke egos on path to nuclear negotiations

‘We fell in love’: Trump and Kim shower praise, stroke egos on path to nuclear negotiations

His intelligence chiefs warn that North Korea is unlikely to surrender its nuclear weapons. His advisers fret that a breakthrough could prove elusive and that he...

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