Biden to talk North Korea with Xi in G20 summit

Biden to talk North Korea with Xi in G20 summit

Agencies PREMIUM Washington, United States   ●   Sun, November 13, 2022 US President Joe Biden arrived in Asia on Saturday vowing to urge Chinese leader Xi Jinping to rein in North Korea when they hold their first face-to-face meeting at next week's G20 summit. Biden met Southeast Asian leaders in Phnom Penh ahead of…
South Korea’s Yoon calls for greater co-operation with China, Japan

South Korea’s Yoon calls for greater co-operation with China, Japan

ASEAN leaders expressed concern over North Korea's nuclear programme, which defies international and United Nations norms, calling for Pyongyang to stop threatening regional peace and respond to denuclearisation talks, the South Korean presidential office said. Yoon is expected to hold a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Sunday in Phnom Penh on the sidelines…
When Biden meets Xi: Taiwan, Russia’s war in Ukraine, North

When Biden meets Xi: Taiwan, Russia’s war in Ukraine, North

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Politics PMN News PMN Environment Author of the article: Reuters Nandita Bose and Simon Lewis and David Brunnstrom Article content U.S. President Joe Biden will meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping in person on Monday for the first time since taking office, with U.S. concerns over Taiwan, Russia’s war in Ukraine and…
When Biden meets Xi: Taiwan, Russia’s war in Ukraine, North

When Biden meets Xi: Taiwan, Russia’s war in Ukraine, North

U.S. President Joe Biden will meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping in person on Monday for the first time since taking office, with U.S. concerns over Taiwan, Russia's war in Ukraine and North Korea's nuclear ambitions on top of his agenda.The long-awaited in person meeting comes as relations between the superpowers have sunk to their lowest…

Biden meets Asian allies on North Korea’s nuclear threat

US President Joe Biden has met with the leaders of Japan and South Korea to co-ordinate their response to North Korea’s threatening nuclear and ballistic missile programmes, as well as to seek input on managing China’s assertive posture in the Pacific region on the eve of his planned face-to-face with President Xi Jinping. Mr Biden…
N. Korea fires more missiles as US flies bombers over

N. Korea fires more missiles as US flies bombers over

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea added to its recent barrage of weapons demonstrations by launching four ballistic missiles into the sea on Saturday, as the United States sent two supersonic bombers streaking over South Korea in a dueling display of military might that underscored rising tensions in the region. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs…

How impoverished North Korea finances testing spree

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea’s recent barrage of missile tests, including Wednesday’s record of at least 23 launches, is raising an important question about its weapons program: How does the impoverished country pay for the seemingly endless tests? While some experts say each North Korean launch could cost $2 million to $10 million,…
India needs to invest 50% education budget on skilling engineers

India needs to invest 50% education budget on skilling engineers

The Indian government needs to invest at least 50 per cent of its annual education budget in skilling engineers to handle cyber threats, given the massive digitalisation taking place across the country, an industry expert has suggested.“First thing is that India needs to have a lot of cybersecurity awareness programmes across the country, covering all…
United States condemns Russia and China for protecting North Korea’s

United States condemns Russia and China for protecting North Korea’s

The United States and its allies have clashed with China and Russia over North Korea's missile launches and American-led military exercises in South Korea, again preventing any action by the deeply divided United Nations Security Council.Key points:Russia's deputy UN ambassador says the US-South Korea military drills are "a rehearsal for conducting massive strikes" on North KoreaThe US…
U.S. to fly supersonic bomber in show of force against

U.S. to fly supersonic bomber in show of force against

South Korea’s Defence Ministry said at least one B-1B bomber will participate on the last day of a joint U.S.-South Korea air force exercise that wraps up Saturday South Korea’s Defence Ministry said at least one B-1B bomber will participate on the last day of a joint U.S.-South Korea air force exercise that wraps up…