InternationalRelations

  • North Korea blames US-South Korea military drill for postponement of talks

    In a sudden turn, North Korea early today bombarded both the United States and South Korea with criticism linked to comments by President Donald Trump and ongoing military drills. North Korea surprised Seoul with a message around midnight that it intends to postpone indefinitely high-level talks that were scheduled...
  • China state media: Pulling out of Iran deal would set ‘bad precedent’ for North Korea

    The U.S. won’t just hurt its own credibility if it pulls out of the Iran nuclear deal, it will also make it more difficult to pursue dialogue with North Korea, Chinese state media said in an editorial published on Friday morning. President Donald Trump said Tuesday at the U.N....
  • Trump keeps up criticism of Germany

    (CNN) Tension between Germany and the United States intensified Tuesday with President Donald Trump accusing the longtime US ally of hurting the US financially. “We have a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany, plus they pay FAR LESS than they should on NATO & military. Very bad for U.S. This...
  • Could U.S.-German Ties be Headed in New Direction? 

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday declared a new chapter in U.S.-European relations Sunday after contentious meetings with President Trump last week, saying Europe “really must take our fate into our own hands.” Offering a tough review in the wake of Trump’s trip to visit EU, NATO and Group...