Pompeo confident North Korea will end nuclear program

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has expressed optimism about North Korea ending its nuclear program within the timeline set in an agreement between the two countries. “I’m optimistic that we will get this done in the timeline and the world will celebrate what the U.N. Security Council has demanded,” Pompeo said. “The work has…

Mike Pompeo in North Korea for “clarification” on nuclear deal

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in North Korea to try and reach an agreement on the details of US President Donald Trump’s agreement with North Korea that seeks to denuclearise the Korean Peninsula. Both sides have said they need to “clarify” some things regarding the deal, which Mr Trump has already hailed as…

US Quits UN Human Rights Council Claiming “Mockery of Human Rights”

The US have withdrawn from the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), claiming the international body is a “cesspool of political bias”. US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said during a media conference with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that the body was “hypocritical and self-serving” while making “a mockery of human rights”.…

Trump prefers instinct to prepared noted with North Korea summit

US President Donald Trump will reportedly rely on his own instincts rather than briefing books and prepared note cards according to people formerly involved in the administration. Despite a number of briefings both verbal and written to prepare him for his meeting with Kim Jong-Un, Mr Trump still prefers his own instinct. The reports come…

High Level US-North Korea Summit Could Be Delayed: Trump

Donald Trump has claimed there is a “substantial chance” its historic diplomatic meeting between the US and North Korea will be delayed if it chooses not to engage in denuclearisation. The US President said hosting South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the White House there were doubts that the summit would happen, but the North…