Arm sales by international defense contractors have risen for the first time in five years, due in part to the mounting threat of North Korea’s missile and nuclear ambitions, a Swedish think tank announced Monday.
President Donald Trump was first runner-up for Time’s “Person of the Year” in 2017 behind women who have come forward with their stories of being sexually harassed.
President Donald Trump on Sunday fired back at Kim Jong Un on Twitter, sarcastically saying that he would never call the North Korea leader “short and fat” after the dictator said that Trump is an “old” person.
The United States believes China can do more to intensify pressure on North Korea over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, though the impact of further isolation on Kim Jong Un’s nuclear ambitions is unclear, a top CIA official for East Asia said on Wednesday.
President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday that he had told Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that he was “wasting his time” negotiating with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.