Iran

'Dangerous game': US, Europe and the 'betrayal' of Iran

US hardens stance on a defiant Iran, raising risk of war and leaving Europe scrambling to protect 2015 nuclear deal.

'Dangerous game': US, Europe and the 'betrayal' of Iran

Iran

Iran chides EU for failing to stand up to US 'bullying'

Instead of criticising Tehran, EU should uphold nuclear deal obligations - including normalising economic ties, FM says.

North Korea

North Korea fires 2 more projectiles as tensions rise

Report of latest launch comes days after Pyongyang tested rockets and a short-range missile last Saturday.

North Korea fires 2 more projectiles as tensions rise

Inside Story

Why did Pyongyang fire new missiles?

After a diplomatic breakdown, North Korea has resumed firing missiles.

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Iran FM Zarif: US sanctions are 'economic terrorism'

Iran's foreign minister discusses US sanctions, foreign intervention in the region, and his past resignation attempt.

Kim Jong Un

Is Kim Jong Un 'supreme representative of all the Korean people'?

North Korean leader awarded himself a new title recently. But the view from Seoul is not that encouraging

Is Kim Jong Un 'supreme representative of all the Korean people'?

Inside Story

Will Saudi Arabia go nuclear?

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is reported to have nearly finished building its first nuclear reactor.

United States

US asked North Korea to hand over all nuclear weapons: Report

Donald Trump reportedly gave Kim Jong Un a document in Hanoi calling for the transfer of nuclear materials to the US.

US asked North Korea to hand over all nuclear weapons: Report

North Korea

Kim and Trump flip-flop as both sides wonder 'what happens next'

Some analysts say Donald Trump's divergent messages on Twitter are keeping diplomacy with North Korea alive.

Kim and Trump flip-flop as both sides wonder 'what happens next'

United States

US slaps Iran with fresh sanctions over weapons programmes

The US charges that SPND oversees nuclear-relevant research for Iran and is active in the training of new scientists.

US slaps Iran with fresh sanctions over weapons programmes

North Korea

Trump: 'Very disappointed' if Kim rebuilding N Korea rocket site

Movement of cargo vehicles also spotted recently around an intercontinental ballistic missile plant, news reports say.

Trump: 'Very disappointed' if Kim rebuilding N Korea rocket site

North Korea

North Korea restoring part of launch site it promised to destroy

Intelligence officials say minor construction on missile site has been restarted but it's unclear for what purpose.

North Korea restoring part of launch site it promised to destroy

Kim Jong Un

Kim Jong Un returns to North Korea to cheering crowds

Kim's arrival comes as US official says he's hopeful a team will be in Pyongyang in weeks to keep nuclear talks alive.

Kim Jong Un returns to North Korea to cheering crowds

Russia

Russia officially suspends arms control pact with US

Vladimir Putin signs decree suspending Russia's obligations under key nuclear arms pact with US.

Russia officially suspends INF Treaty with US

North Korea

South Korea hopes for resumption of US-NKorea talks

Despite the Vietnam summit's failure to bring about a deal, Moon hopes Trump and Kim will resume talks soon.

South Korea's Moon looks for early resumption of US-N Korea talks