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TOKYO —  North Korea claimed Thursday it destroyed its key nuclear weapons testing site, setting off explosions to collapse underground tunnels hours before President Trump called off a planned June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Read...
Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei has set out several conditions for staying in the nuclear deal with world powers. The conditions include protecting Iran oil sales and safeguarding trade. US President Donald Trump has said he is withdrawing from the deal,...
In the summer of 2008, with TV cameras rolling, North Korea blew up a cooling tower at the Yongbyon nuclear complex — a goodwill gesture intended to show the world it was serious about striking a nuclear deal. A...
On May 15, the US Treasury Department announced it was imposingsanctions against Iran's central bank governor and another senior bank official, accusing them of involvement in the transfer of millions of dollars on behalf of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps...
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused countries with nuclear weapons of “threatening the world”, and criticized the United States’s withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran. “Those who have more than 15,000 nuclear warheads are...
(WONSAN, North Korea) — A small group of foreign journalists arrived in North Korea on Tuesday to cover the dismantling of the country’s nuclear test site later this week, but without South Korean media initially also scheduled to participate. Pyongyang...
PARIS (Reuters) - France said on Friday it had frozen the assets of three people nine companies suspected of involvement in the development of chemical weapons in Syria. In a joint statement, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire and Foreign Minister...
For scientists that study disease, one unnerving fact is always present: somewhere on the planet, there's an organism or organisms — likely bacteria or a virus — that could kill tens of millions if it started to spread among...
The Ebola outbreak in Congo has spread from the countryside into a city, prompting fears that the disease will be increasingly difficult to control. Health Minister Oly Ilunga Kalenga confirmed a case in Mbandaka, a city of a million people...
(CNN)- North Korea has threatened to abandon planned talks between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump in June if Washington insists on pushing it "into a corner" on nuclear disarmament. A statement published by the state-run Korea Central News...