Trump-Putin summit: US leader has low expectations

Trump-Putin summit: US leader has low expectations

US President Trump has said he has “low expectations” for his meeting with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in Finland on Monday. But he told CBS News that “nothing bad” and “maybe some good” would come out of the encounter. He also said he would raise the subject of 12 Russians indicted for alleged hacking during the […]

Trump Kim summit: US president hails deal after historic talks

Trump Kim summit: US president hails deal after historic talks

Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump says his historic talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un that ended in a joint agreement were “tremendous”. The signed document includes a pledge from Mr Kim to rid the Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons. But in an extraordinary media conference later, Mr Trump […]

G7: Trump says Russia should be part of summit

G7: Trump says Russia should be part of summit

US President Donald Trump says he wants Russia to be part of the G7 group of key industrialised nations. Russia was expelled in 2014 following its annexation of Crimea, but Mr Trump said he wanted the country readmitted. The build-up to the meeting has seen major disagreements between the US president and other nations over […]

Trump Yields To Bolton, Cancels Kim Summit

President Trump has yielded again to the neocons, announcing this morning that next month’s historic summit with the North Korean leader is off. Trump was upset that the North Koreans got upset by the repeated threats of a “Libya model” for North Korea coming out of the White House. What comes next? What will South […]

Wall Street dips after Trump cancels North Korea summit; Netflix gains

Wall Street dips after Trump cancels North Korea summit; Netflix gains

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended down slightly on Thursday after President Donald Trump canceled a planned summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un and threatened to impose tariffs on auto imports, though losses were limited by gains in Netflix and General Electric. Trump’s order on Wednesday for an investigation into whether vehicle and […]

Trump and South Korea's Moon to hold talks on Kim summit

Trump and South Korea's Moon to hold talks on Kim summit

US President Donald Trump and South Korea’s Moon Jae-in are due to hold talks in Washington, amid uncertainty over a planned US-North Korea summit. Last week the North said it may cancel the summit if the US insists on it giving up nuclear weapons unilaterally. Mr Moon will try to calm US nerves to get […]

North Korea frees three US detainees ahead of Trump summit

North Korea frees three US detainees ahead of Trump summit

North Korea has freed three US citizens from prison, according to a tweet from US President Donald Trump. It is viewed as a goodwill gesture ahead of a historic summit between Mr Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong-un. Mr Trump said he would greet the men when they return with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, […]