Diplomatic delicacies: What was on the menu at the Trump-Kim summit?

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump enjoyed a mouthwatering lunch, complete with prawn cocktail, dauphinoise potatoes and vanilla ice cream, during their historic summit in Singapore. The political heavyweights met at the Capella Hotel island resort to bash out a deal to scrap nuclear weapons on the Korean Peninsula. The meeting was […]

Trump says his summit with Kim Jong Un ‘would not have happened’ without Otto Warmbier

Kyodo/Reuters; Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Otto Warmbier was a US university student who was detained and sentenced to hard labor in North Korea in 2016. He was released home last year after performing 17 months out of his 15-year prison sentence, and died days after his return. Donald Trump told reporters in Singapore after meeting Kim Jong […]

Nukes aside, let’s talk cars: Trump shows off his ‘Beast’ limo to Kim at Singapore summit (VIDEO)

Taking a break at the historic US-North Korea summit, Donald Trump offered his counterpart Kim Jong-un a rare glimpse inside the American presidential limo commonly known as ‘The Beast.’ The moment was caught on camera. US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un were seen on the grounds of the Capella Resort in […]

Trump-Kim summit: An 80-year-old Supreme Court table used for historic meeting

National Gallery of Singapore. The only Singaporean presence at the first-ever discussions between United States President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was a historic tabl0, previously used by the Supreme Court of Singapore. The table was part of a suite of bespoke furniture designed in 1939 by local craftsmen for the Supreme Court. […]

Kim, Trump face off at Singapore summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump have arrived at the summit venue Singapore. The historic first meeting of the two leaders will discuss a peace treaty and denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. Kim arrived first at the Capella Resort, on Singapore’s Sentosa Island, shortly before 9 am local time. He ignored […]

Trump-Kim Summit: Trump is pushing for North Korea’s denuclearisation, but Kim has his own agenda

Reuters. Denuclearisation is the hottest topic on the cards for the Trump-Kim summit. Trump’s administration emphasised that progress heavily depends on Kim’s eagerness to denuclearise. If North Korea gave up its nuclear arsenal, it would lose its most valuable bargaining chip. With US President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un now in […]

Trump is ‘well prepared’ for summit with Kim – US secretary of state

US President Donald Trump is “well prepared for tomorrow’s engagement with [North Korean] Chairman Kim [Jong-un],” US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in Singapore on Monday. Pompeo also said that Washington’s stance “remains clear and unchanged,” with reference to the US president’s previously stated position that he wants full denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. […]

Was Trudeau wearing fake eyebrows at the G7 summit? (POLL)

Twitter has gone into meltdown over whether Justin Trudeau was wearing fake eyebrows during a joint press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron during the G7 summit. As Justin Trudeau fielded questions from reporters during a press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday, the attentions of those watching live drifted to a seemingly […]

One stunning photograph captured the tensions between the US and other nations at the G7 summit

German Federal Government/Jesco Denzel via Associated Press The German government released a photo on Saturday that captured the tension between US President Donald Trump and his fellow G7 leaders at a summit this weekend. The two-day summit in Charlevoix, Quebec, ended in disarray after Trump said the US wouldn’t endorse the joint communique, and insulted […]

All the ways China could keep its eyes and ears on the US-North Korea summit without being there

Reuters US officials are reportedly bracing for China to covertly make its presence known at the summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. As the June 12 meeting in Singapore draws near, US intelligence officials are reportedly expecting China — which is believed to have conducted intelligence operations in […]