Tagged: Nuclear


‘Nobody in the bullpen’: White House approaches North Korea talks without envoy

Critics argue that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo can’t give the topic the explicit, sustained attention it requires. By NAHAL TOOSI The Trump administration is barreling ahead in its high-stakes nuclear diplomacy with North Korea even though it lacks a full-time envoy to oversee the negotiations.Currently, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...


North Korea upgrades nuclear facility despite Trump-Kim summit, satellite images show

Washington (CNN)New satellite images show North Korea has made rapid improvements to the infrastructure at its Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Center — a facility used to produce weapons-grade fissile material, according to an analysis published by 38 North, a prominent North Korea monitoring group. Captured on June 21, the photos...