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    US army estimates Russian capability will peak in 2028, China’s in 2030

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 01:25am on February 28, 2019

    The US army estimates the Russian army’s military capabilities will peak in 2028, closely followed by the Chinese around 2030, giving the United States almost...

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    Trump, Kim optimistic over nuclear talks

    Agence France-Presse . Hanoi, Vietnam | Updated at 12:00am on February 28, 2019

    US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un smiled, shook hands and dined Wednesday in Hanoi, expressing optimism that their highly personal...

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    US House to vote on blocking emergency

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on February 27, 2019

    US House lawmakers on Tuesday are expected to pass a Democratic measure annulling president Donald Trump’s declared emergency on the southern border, an effort that...

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    Trump happy as long as N Korea halts nuke tests

    Reuters . Hanoi | Updated at 12:00am on February 26, 2019

    US president Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un hold a second summit this week with no real expectation of a final deal on...

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    International arms control system collapsing: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on February 26, 2019

    The international arms control system is facing collapse, the United Nations chief said Monday, as he urged Russia and the US to stop the imminent...

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    Trump picks Kelly Craft for UN envoy

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on February 24, 2019

    President Donald Trump said on Friday he was nominating Kelly Craft, currently the US ambassador to Canada, to replace Nikki Haley as his envoy to...

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    Trump sees India-Pakistan standoff ‘very dangerous’

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:19am on February 23, 2019

    US president Donald Trump voiced alarm Friday at the ‘very dangerous situation’ between India and Pakistan, warning that New Delhi was considering ‘very strong’ action...

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    Trump bars US-born IS woman from returning

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    President Donald Trump said Wednesday he is barring a US-born former Islamic State propagandist from returning home, making the highly unusual case that she is...

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    US judge weighs expanding lawsuit over family separations to cover more children

    Reuters . San Diego | Updated at 12:26pm on February 22, 2019

    A US judge on Thursday appeared open to ordering the government to find potentially thousands of additional children separated from their...

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    Trump confident of winning lawsuits

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2019

    President Donald Trump expressed confidence on Tuesday that he would prevail against a lawsuit filed by 16 US states seeking to block his declaration of...

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