Archive for March 1st, 2019

Trump says wants to do a deal with N Korea right

Trump says wants to do a deal with N Korea right

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday another meeting with Kim Jon Un could be soon or not for a long time, but he wanted to do a deal right with the North Korean [...]
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Canada pressed N Korea to abandon nuclear weapons programme during secretive talks to free Toronto pastor

Canada pressed N Korea to abandon nuclear weapons programme during secretive talks to free Toronto pastor

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CBC | 6:00 AM

It was a diplomatic mission unlike any other: an attempt by the government of Canada to win consular access to a Toronto-area pastor held in a prison in North Korea, a [...]
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What US liaison office in N Korea could mean

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un both said they support the opening of a US liaison office in Pyongyang at the start of their second summit in Hanoi [...]
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N Korea media tries slicker, quicker summit coverage

N Korea media tries slicker, quicker summit coverage

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Koreans have been getting a quicker, more polished look at their leader as he meets with President Donald Trump in Vietnam in their second summit. But one thing [...]
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Trump says deal with Kim thwarted by N Korean sanction demands

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he had walked away from a nuclear deal at his summit with Kim Jong Un because of unacceptable demands from the North Korean leader [...]
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Trump-Kim summitlive updates: US president says ‘no rush’ on N Korea nuclear agreement

Trump-Kim summitlive updates: US president says ‘no rush’ on N Korea nuclear agreement

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un are preparing to meet for another set of talks in Hanoi, Vietnam. The two leaders had a one-on-one meeting on Wednesday, followed by dinner, with [...]
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Trump-Kim summit: ‘No agreement reached’ as second round of talks in Vietnam cut shortlatest news

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have failed to reach an agreement on denuclearising North Korea at their Vietnam summit, defying expectations that a deal of some form would be [...]
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Trump touts rapport with N Korea’s Kim at summit, ‘satisfied’ with talks

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump hailed “a very special relationship” with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as they met in Vietnam for a second summit on Wednesday and [...]
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White House bars four reporters from Trump-Kim dinner

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The White House barred reporters from Reuters, the Associated Press, Bloomberg and the Los Angeles Times from covering a dinner between President Donald Trump and North [...]
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Trump and Kim hold second day of summit in Hanoi

Trump and Kim hold second day of summit in Hanoi

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will hold another day of talks at their second summit in eight months on Thursday, after swapping compliments at [...]
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Trump-Kim summitlive updates: US president blames failure of talks on N Korea’s demand for sanctions to be dropped

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have cut short their talks in Hanoi, Vietnam and skipped a scheduled lunch event. The White House confirmed the summit had ended with “no [...]
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Trump, Kim open talks with one-on-one meeting

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un inched toward normalising relations between their still technically-warring nations Thursday as the American leader [...]
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Trump uses N Korea summit to rail against ‘fake witch hunt’ as he accuses Michael Cohen of lying ‘about 95pct’ to congress

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

Donald Trump has used a press conference at his North Korea summit in Vietnam to accuse Michael Cohen of lying “almost 95 per cent” in his testimony to congress. [...]
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Trump, Kim cut short their summit schedule on Thursday

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un brought forward the schedule of their second day of summit talks in Vietnam on Thursday by almost two hours, the [...]
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Trump-Kim summit was cut short after N Korea demanded an end to sanctions, Trump says

01-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump said he cut short his nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un because the two sides could not agree on sanctions, “It wasn’t [...]
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