North Korea's Kim touts strategic weapon amid stall in talks
Thursday, January 2, 2020, 3:56 PM
Expressing deep frustration over stalled nuclear talks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned of unspecified "shocking" action and that his country will soon reveal a new "strategic weapon" to the world as its bolsters its nuclear deterrent in face of "gangster-like" US pressure. Kim has used the diplomatic stalemate to expand his military capabilities by intensifying tests of shorter-range weapons.
"Watching Very Closely": Donald Trump On Deadline For North Korea Talks
Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 7:50 AM
US President Donald Trump said Monday he'd be "disappointed" if North Korea had something "in the works" as a year-end ultimatum from Pyongyang about the fate of their nuclear talks approaches. The nuclear-armed North has issued increasingly strident declarations in recent weeks, even promising an ominous "Christmas gift" if Washington does not come up with some concessions.