[CNA] Trump, Singaporean PM Lee to meet next week at G20 summit

Map. History of Asia conflict

17 December 2017
During visit from South Korea's President Moon, Trump says 5 month ago
During visit from South Korea's President Moon, Trump says "patience is over" with North Korea
@realDonaldTrump: I am encouraged by President Moon's assurances that he will work to level the playing field for American workers, businesses,  and  automakers.5 month ago
@realDonaldTrump: I am encouraged by President Moon's assurances that he will work to level the playing field for American workers, businesses, and automakers.
Details of this morning's @WhiteHouse Oval Office Korean media chaos from print pooler @anitakumar01.5 month ago
Details of this morning's @WhiteHouse Oval Office Korean media chaos from print pooler @anitakumar01.
Presidents Trump and Moon shake hands after statements but take no questions from assembled reporters, as is often the case..5 month ago
Presidents Trump and Moon shake hands after statements but take no questions from assembled reporters, as is often the case..
Pres Moon says Pres Trump accepted his invitation to visit South Korea this year.5 month ago
Pres Moon says Pres Trump accepted his invitation to visit South Korea this year.
ROK-US alliance 5 month ago
ROK-US alliance "will be broadened and developed into a global relationship," says President @moonriver365.
5 month ago
We both "will employ sanctions and dialogue" in dealing with DPRK, says @moonriver365.
5 month ago
ROK President @moonriver365 says he able to "forge friendship as well as deep mutual trust" with @POTUS.
5 month ago
Pres Trump says US goal is peace and security in the Korean peninsula. Says the US will always defend itself and its allies.
5 month ago
"Threat and provocations by the North will be met with a stern response," says @moonriver365.
5 month ago
Pres Trump calls for more intl sanctions to pressure North Korea to choose a better path and a different future.
5 month ago
US automakers should have exact same privilege in ROK as South Korean carmakers have here, says @POTUS.
5 month ago
Negotiators to "sign a deal that's great for South Korea and great for the United States," predicts @POTUS.
5 month ago
Talked "last night and today about some trade issues like autos and steel," says @POTUS.
Pres Trump call North Korea government 5 month ago
Pres Trump call North Korea government "reckless and brutal." Says "era of strategic patience" with NK hasn't worked and frankly is over."
5 month ago
KORUS "not exactly a great deal," says @POTUS alongside ROK President @moonriver365.
5 month ago
"We will always defend our allies," says @POTUS but says there needs to be "fair burden sharing in South Korea."
5 month ago
DPRK "has no respect for human life," says @POTUS in Rose Garden with ROK President @moonriver365.
5 month ago
"Era of strategic patience with the North Korean government has failed," declares @POTUS.
5 month ago
ROK "buying other military equipment at a level they've never reached before so that's good," adds @POTUS.
Presidents Trump and Moon due shortly in Rose Garden to deliver statements. However, not scheduled to take questions.5 month ago
Presidents Trump and Moon due shortly in Rose Garden to deliver statements. However, not scheduled to take questions.
5 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 81km WNW of Naze, Japan
No furniture knocked over in the Cabinet Room for 2nd part of US/SKorea talks. Pres Trump seeks deal to reduce US trade deficit with SKorea.5 month ago
No furniture knocked over in the Cabinet Room for 2nd part of US/SKorea talks. Pres Trump seeks deal to reduce US trade deficit with SKorea.
Photo: Sunny morning in the @WhiteHouse Rose Garden as media await @POTUS and @moonriver365 who will read statements.5 month ago
Photo: Sunny morning in the @WhiteHouse Rose Garden as media await @POTUS and @moonriver365 who will read statements.
5 month ago
ROK natural gas deal with Alaska will help bring down trade deficit, says @POTUS.
5 month ago
"We're going to be discussing two things mostly. Number one would be North Korea." says @POTUS in Cabinet Room with @moonriver365.
5 month ago
"A trade deal is up and we want to make a deal that's fair to the United States and to South Korea," adds @POTUS.
5 month ago
"That shit was nuts," says a member of the US pool. "That guy was assaulting me," says another referring to S. Korea photog.
5 month ago
"You fellows, easy. You guys are getting worsethey knocked the table down," says @POTUS in Oval Office to ROK videographers, photogs.
Pres Trump welcomes Pres Moon to the Oval Office. Said they had a fantastic dinner last night discussing North Korean threat  and  response.5 month ago
Pres Trump welcomes Pres Moon to the Oval Office. Said they had a fantastic dinner last night discussing North Korean threat and response.
5 month ago
On DPRK, @POTUS says "in the process of discussing our many options…We have many options with response to North Korea."
5 month ago
KORUS "been a rough deal for the United States," adds @POTUS.
5 month ago
@POTUS says US "renegotiating a trade deal right now as we speak with South Korea and hopefully it will an equitable deal, a fair deal"
Islamic State Philippines claimed 18 Soldiers Killed  and Targeted armored car in Marawi  with an RPG5 month ago
Islamic State Philippines claimed 18 Soldiers Killed and Targeted armored car in Marawi with an RPG
5 month ago
In Oval Office ROK President @moonriver365: "US and Korea are walking together on the same path towards a great alliance."
5 month ago
"South Korea a major trading partners with the United States. We want something good for the American worker," says @POTUS.
5 month ago
@POTUS says his personal relationship with ROK President @moonriver365 is good, as is the bilat relationship.
5 month ago
US, ROK discussing "many options" on DPRK, says @POTUS in Oval Office with @moonriver365.
President Trump at West Wing Portico to welcome South Korean Pres Moon back to WH for more talks.5 month ago
President Trump at West Wing Portico to welcome South Korean Pres Moon back to WH for more talks.
5 month ago
Moon, Trump hold first summit focusing on North Korea, trade
5 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 76km N of Hirara, Japan
5 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 76km N of Hirara, Japan
President Trump is reportedly preparing to launch a trade war with China, with potentially devastating consequences.5 month ago
President Trump is reportedly preparing to launch a trade war with China, with potentially devastating consequences.
Hong Kong enjoys advantages of 'One Country, Two Systems', says Chinese President Xi Jinping5 month ago
Hong Kong enjoys advantages of 'One Country, Two Systems', says Chinese President Xi Jinping
5 month ago
Xi's three believes believe in yourselves, believe in Hong Kong, believe in the country
5 month ago
President Xi acknowledges Hong Kong important role as global financial hub; can help open China markets, offshore RMB trade hub
5 month ago
MoS PMO @DrJitendraSingh on China: 'Indian forces prepared for any eventuality. No compromise on India's sovereignty.'
5 month ago
Things have changed since 1962, Indian FM @arunjaitley reminds China
5 month ago
[CNA] Trump, Singaporean PM Lee to meet next week at G20 summit
5 month ago
China slams US for 'wrongful' sanctions on Chinese bank
Abella: Diplomacy is still PH priority on South China Sea issue5 month ago
Abella: Diplomacy is still PH priority on South China Sea issue
5 month ago
India committed to working with China to find peaceful resolution of all issues in border areas through dialogue: @MEAIndia
5 month ago
On 16 June, PLA construction party entered Doklam to construct road. Its our understanding that Bhutan Army patrol tried to dissuade them: Indian MEA
5 month ago
China 'firmly' opposes US arms sale to Taiwan
USS Ronald Reagan is on patrol in the South China Sea5 month ago
USS Ronald Reagan is on patrol in the South China Sea
5 month ago
Meaningful dialogue needed for withdrawal of Indian troops from Donklam area in Sikkim sector, says Chinese Foreign Ministry
5 month ago
Important that consensus on border issue between India and China through Special Representatives process is scrupulously respected: India
5 month ago
India has consistently taken positive approach to settlement of its own boundary with China, along with associated issue of tri-junctions: Indian MEA
5 month ago
India is deeply concerned at recent Chinese actions: Indian MEA on road construction by China in Doklam area
5 month ago
Conveyed Chinese Govt that such construction (in Doklam) will represent significant change of status quo with serious security implications: Indian MEA
The Chinese navy finally reveals its missile ASW at the vertical launch Yu-8, pulled from a frigate Type 054A, after 10 years in staffing.5 month ago
The Chinese navy finally reveals its missile ASW at the vertical launch Yu-8, pulled from a frigate Type 054A, after 10 years in staffing.
5 month ago
Seoul, Washington and Tokyo to hold summit meeting on July 6th on the sidelines of Hamburg G20 Summit: Yonhap
Awaiting arrival ROK President @moonriver365.5 month ago
Awaiting arrival ROK President @moonriver365.
5 month ago
US just designated Bank of Dandong a money laundering concern for its dealings with DPRK
5 month ago
U.S approves 1st arms sale to Taiwan under Trump in deal worth $1.3 billion, official says
5 month ago
@SpeakerRyan: We must do everything we can to restrict North Korea’s access to dollars to fund terror, nuclear weapons, and missiles. I welcome this action.
“If there are deadlines (@POTUS) is not going to advertise” those on DPRK, says @stevenmnuchin1.5 month ago
“If there are deadlines (@POTUS) is not going to advertise” those on DPRK, says @stevenmnuchin1.
5 month ago
Two different actions against DPRK weapons of mass destruction today by @USTreasury, clarifies @stevenmnuchin1.
5 month ago
“Their behavior is unacceptable…we want them to stop doing tests, ballistic missile programs,” @stevenmnuchin1 says of DPRK.
5 month ago
US Treasury seeking to cut off access of Bank of Dandong - acting as conduit for North Korea - to US financial institutions.
Will continue to impose very significant sanctions on DPRK until it changes it behavior, says @USTreasury Secretary.5 month ago
Will continue to impose very significant sanctions on DPRK until it changes it behavior, says @USTreasury Secretary.
5 month ago
@USTreasury secretary declines to call China an “enabler” for DPRK WMD programs.
5 month ago
"We will follow the money and cut off the money," says Mnuchin of "external enablers” for North Korea such as Bank of Dandong.
5 month ago
“I don’t think the president is giving up in any sense,” in getting China to pressure DPRK, says @USTreasury Secretary Mnuchin.
5 month ago
"This is the first bank that we cut off" under these sanctions, says @USTreasury secretary.
5 month ago
“We have very specific intelligence” that led to the sanctions against the DPRK bank, adds @stevemnuchin1.
5 month ago
“We are in no way targeting China” by also sanctioning Chinese nationals and companies for DPRK links, adds @stevemnuchin1.
5 month ago
Action ensures "North Korea cut off from the US financial system,” says @stevemnuchin1.
DPRK Dandong Bank being sanctioned by @USTreasury5 month ago
DPRK Dandong Bank being sanctioned by @USTreasury
154 Nobel Laureates call on China to allow LiuXiabo and  LiuXia travel to US for medical treatment5 month ago
154 Nobel Laureates call on China to allow LiuXiabo and LiuXia travel to US for medical treatment
5 month ago
Chinese gas company buys 20% of Russian oil field for $1.1bn, gives Rosneft a route into China gas market
USS Coronado (LCS 4) transits the Bohol Sea during an exercise with the Philippine navy during the Maritime Training 5 month ago
USS Coronado (LCS 4) transits the Bohol Sea during an exercise with the Philippine navy during the Maritime Training "Sama Sama 2017".
Militiaman shoots dead fellow Cafgu, soldier in Oriental Mindoro5 month ago
Militiaman shoots dead fellow Cafgu, soldier in Oriental Mindoro
Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with HKSAR Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying5 month ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with HKSAR Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying
5 month ago
President Duterte: Marawi siege will end ‘in a matter of days’
5 month ago
President Duterte says he has ordered the purchase of better medical equipment
5 month ago
Duterte recalls visit to V. Luna, which caters mostly to soldiers, and talks of his horror at their inadequate medical equipment
5 month ago
President Duterte reads from speech, tells soldiers the govt is grateful for their service to the country
5 month ago
President Duterte says Marawi conflict may be over soon. "We are winning the war, don't worry."
5 month ago
Philippines President Duterte praises China donation of firearms, says China wouldn’t have won wars if their guns were duds
5 month ago
Turkey, Russia, Iran to meet ahead of Syria talks. Guarantor countries to meet next week in Astana on de-escalation zones in Syria
5 month ago
President Duterte says personally, he didn't want to declare martial law
5 month ago
President Duterte: "There's no telling when this (Marawi crisis) would end."
5 month ago
President Duterte says he plans to visit more camps on Friday, but PSG told him to keep location a secret
5 month ago
President Duterte to go around camps sans publicity
5 month ago
President Duterte says the current conflict going to be a “bloody and brutal war.”
5 month ago
President Duterte: Drug money is fueling militants
5 month ago
President Duterte speaking at Camp Quintin Merecido in Davao City
5 month ago
President Duterte: Drug money is fueling militants
5 month ago
President Duterte: ISIS is very toxic enemy
25th Type 054A frigate Wuhu/芜湖 (hull number 539) is commissioned into the North Sea Fleet today at Lvshun naval port.5 month ago
25th Type 054A frigate Wuhu/芜湖 (hull number 539) is commissioned into the North Sea Fleet today at Lvshun naval port.
5 month ago
President Duterte says he will stay in Mindanao to end Maute rampage