Posts tagged as nuclear talks

North Korea test fires short-range missiles, casts doubt on nuclear talks

Thursday, July 25, 2019

North Korea fired two short-range missiles on Thursday from its east coast, a South Korean official said, its first missile tests since leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to revive stalled denuclearization talks. North Korea launched the missiles from the coastal city of Wonsan with one flying about 430 km (267 miles) and the other 690 km (428 miles) out over the sea. They both reached…

Moon vows efforts to revive US-N. Korea nuclear talks as allies begin scaled-back drills

Monday, March 4, 2019

South Korea’s president vowed Monday to work to get U.S.-North Korea nuclear talks back on track as Seoul and Washington launched a week of small-scale military exercises that replaced annual war games. Moon Jae-in said he will revive his role as mediator between the adversaries after last week’s summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un collapsed without agreement. “We hope that both countries will continue their…