SEOUL (Reuters) – China’s President Xi Jinping offered encouragement for South Korea’s initiative to nurture peaceful engagement with North Korea, and Russia also expressed support, the South Korean official leading diplomatic efforts said on Thursday.
As US North Korea undermines the alliance with Japan, Mr Abe is also facing a mounting scandal back home.
Source: BBC News
In his short tenure at the C.I.A., Mr. Pompeo has brought a more openly political approach. But his clout at the White House was welcomed at the agency.
Source: New York Times
North and South Korea have agreed to a summit meeting next month. President Trump says it may be a false hope, but that the U.S. is willing to go.
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – As U.S. influence in Islamabad wanes, Pakistan’s former adversary Russia is building military, diplomatic and economic ties that could upend historic alliances in the region and open up a fast-growing gas market for Moscow’s energy companies.