The U.S. special representative for North Korea, Stephen Biegun, said on Monday that "diplomacy is still very much alive" with North Korea, despite the collapse of a summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un last month.
The parents of a University of Virginia college student who died following months of detention in North Korea rebuked President Donald Trump on Friday, saying Kim Jong Un “and his evil regime” are responsible for their son’s death.
South Korea will work with the United States and North Korea to ensure they reach agreement on denuclearisation, the South's president said on Friday, a day after talks between the U.S. and North Korean leaders collapsed over sanctions.
President Trump sharply reduced the exercises, but that was not enough to keep the Pyongyang regime happy.
Last week's summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended without a deal. This was a big setback to South Korean leader Moon Jae-in.
Smaller-scale drills will continue, but major planned war games will no longer go ahead
The drills will be replaced with smaller exercises as part of efforts to support diplomacy aimed at resolving the North Korean nuclear crisis.
American and South Korean officials agreed to replace the joint exercises in an effort “to reduce tension and support our diplomatic efforts to achieve complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula in a final, fully verified manner,” the Pentagon said.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Department of State official on Monday said she thinks there will be a third summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, but no date has been set.
The announcement comes after President Trump returned from a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Friday South Korea will cooperate with the United States and North Korea to help their talks reach a complete settlement.
South Korea and the U.S. say they've decided to end their springtime military drills to back diplomacy with North Korea