Trump's rhetoric on North Korea echoes loudly in void of US diplomacy
Rex Tillerson’s access to Donald Trump does not appear to have won him the respect of White House political staff. It took more than seven months for the Trump administration to encounter its first real foreign crisis, and when it came, it was largely self-inflicted. The challenge posed by the North Korean regime’s nuclear weapons programme had been festering for more than a decade but it was Donald Trump who turned it into a global emergency with a few words.
28 June, 2017 South Korean leader vows to stand with Trump on NKorea WASHINGTON (AP) — South Korea's new leader vowed Wednesday to stand firmly with President Donald Trump against North Korea, playing down his past advocacy of a softer approach toward the nuclear-armed nation as he made his first visit as president to Washington.
30 June, 2017 Trump declares 'patience is over' with North Korea President Donald Trump declared that the US had run out of patience with North Korea over its nuclear drive Friday as he welcomed South Korea's new leader Moon Jae-In to talks at the White House. While Moon has been arguing for greater engagement with...