Trump landed in Osaka, Japan, for the Group of 20 summit amid a tropical cyclone that is predicted to turn into a typhoon — a possible metaphor for the four days of high-stakes diplomacy that lie ahead.
By Christopher Bodeen, Associated Press
Xi Jinping noted that under leader Kim Jong Un, North Korea had "initiated a new strategic line of economic development and improving people's livelihoods."…
In our news wrap Thursday, the Senate voted to block $8 billion in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, citing the Saudi government's involvement in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi as well as its role in the war in Yemen. President…
In North Korea, hunger is pervasive, and medical supplies are inadequate, in part because of U.S. and U.N. sanctions. While China and South Korea are offering humanitarian assistance, U.S. officials fear aid would be usurped by the government rather than…
By Ken Moritsugu, Associated Press
Xi's trip to North Korea is the first by a Chinese president in 14 years.
By Hyung-Jin Kim, Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press
Here's a look at what both countries' leaders may be trying to achieve with the first visit to Pyongyang of a Chinese leader in 14 years.
By Yanan Wang, Associated Press
China's president Xi Jinping will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a visit Thursday and Friday.
Life in North Korea is difficult for outsiders to imagine. A new book attempts to pull back the curtain of opacity as it examines the country’s leader, Kim Jong Un, who took over from his dictator father when his older…
By Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press
Officials are able to extort money and other favors from people working at the informal markets by using the threat of arrest and detention, a U.N. report indicates.
In our news wrap Monday, President Trump dismissed concerns about North Korea’s recent missile tests, publicly disagreeing with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. During a joint news conference with Abe, Trump said, “all I know is that there have been…
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