May challenges EU as Brexit talks hit 'impasse', sterling tumbles

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday Brexit talks with the European Union had hit an impasse, defiantly challenging the bloc to come up with their own plans a day after the bloc’s leaders savaged her…

May: EU must respect UK in Brexit talks

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has said the EU must treat the UK with “respect” in Brexit negotiations. In a statement at Downing Street she said for EU leaders to reject her plan with no alternative at this “late stage…

Moon: Kim Wants Summit With Trump, Nuke Talks

Following days of talks between the two Koreas, South Korean president Moon Jae-in said Thursday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants a quick summit with President Donald Trump. Additionally, he said Kim wants U.S. Secretary of State Mike…

In Brexit Talks, Some See Hope in a Minimal 'Blind' Deal

In Brexit Talks, Some See Hope in a Minimal ‘Blind’ Deal ImagePrime Minister Theresa May of Britain is trying to convince European Union officials that her plan for Brexit is best.CreditCreditPool photo by Frank Augstein By Stephen Castle Sept. 19,…

Koreas summit kick-starts stalled nuclear talks with US

WASHINGTON — A better-than-expected outcome of the summit between the two Koreas immediately kick-started stalled negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang, boosting President Donald Trump’s high-stakes push to get the North to give up its nuclear weapons by the end of…

Pompeo says North Korea nuclear talks to be completed by January 2021

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that denuclearization negotiations with North Korea will be completed by January 2021. The deadline reflects a commitment from North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, according to Pompeo. The chief U.S. diplomat’s statement came…

North Korea's Kim to allow international inspections in bid to revive nuclear talks

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea said on Wednesday it would permanently abolish its key missile facilities in the presence of foreign experts, the latest gesture by leader Kim Jong Un to revive faltering talks with Washington over his country’s nuclear…

North Korea's Kim to allow international inspections in bid to revive nuclear talks

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea said it would permanently abolish its key missile facilities in the presence of foreign experts, the latest gesture by leader Kim Jong Un to revive faltering talks with Washington over his country’s nuclear program. Speaking…

Leaders of two Koreas begin one-on-one summit to unlock nuclear talks

SEOUL (Reuters) – Leaders of South and North Korea held one-on-one talks on the second day of their summit on Wednesday, aiming to announce steps to rekindle stalled negotiations on the North’s nuclear programme and deepen bilateral ties. South Korean…

Leaders of two Koreas begin one-on-one summit to unlock nuclear talks

SEOUL (Reuters) – Leaders of South and North Korea held one-on-one talks on the second day of their summit on Wednesday, aiming to announce steps to rekindle stalled negotiations on the North’s nuclear program and deepen bilateral ties. South Korean…