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North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump talk in the garden of the Metropole hotel during the second North Korea-US summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, on February 28, 2019.

White House reportedly tried to provide a ‘cover story’ for Trump after his bizarre North Korea tweet

Trump tried to rollback new sanctions but was blocked by his own administration, and the White House claimed he'd been talking about future sanctions.
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump talk in the garden of the Metropole hotel during the second North Korea-US summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, on February 28, 2019.

National Security Adviser John Bolton said his opinion ‘doesn’t matter’ when asked whether he trusts Kim Jong Un’s account of ...

"I am not the national security decision-maker. That's his view," said National Security Adviser John Bolton, referring to President Donald Trump.
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump talk in the garden of the Metropole hotel during the second North Korea-US summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, on February 28, 2019.

Trump says he was ‘misinterpreted’ after criticism over taking Kim Jong Un’s ‘word’ on Otto Warmbier’s death

Warmbier was returned to the US after 17 months of captivity in North Korea, but he was in a vegetative state and died soon after.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks at U.S. President Donald Trump before their meeting during the second U.S.-North Korea summit at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam.

Trump’s second North Korea meeting ‘clearly is a failure’ as Kim Jong Un walks away with dangerous nuclear arsenal intact

Trump walked away from his summit with Kim Jong Un in Hanoi, Vietnam, earlier than expected and without a clear path to denuclearization.
U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sit down for a dinner during the second U.S.-North Korea summit at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam February 27, 2019.

North Korea contradicts Trump’s summary of collapsed summit with Kim Jong Un

North Korea's foreign minister said his government did not ask for full easing of sanctions, contradicting President Donald Trump's statements.
Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un at their summit in Singapore this summer.

Trump to meet with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un in February during nuclear stalemate

The news comes as the White House admits stalled progress on Pyongyang removing its nuclear weapons — the stated goal of the North Korean outreach.
Kim Jong Un has an option neither China or the US can employ — the long game.

Kim Jong Un says the country has already taken steps towards denuclearization and is eyeing the US to make the next move

The relationship between the US and North Korea remains uneasy, though both sides appear to be open to dialogue.
U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un hold a signing ceremony at the conclusion of their summit at the Capella Hotel on the resort island of Sentosa, Singapore June 12, 2018. Picture taken June 12, 2018.

The US says it’s talking with North Korea ‘virtually every day,’ but they’re getting nowhere

The US and North Korea are apparently in regular communication, engaging one another by phone, email, or message on an almost-daily basis even as each side expresses frustration with the other.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald J. Trump meet in Singapore on June 12, 2018.

Weapons experts say Trump’s current plan to denuclearize North Korea is likely to fail — here’s what they think he should do instead...

The Trump administration says it wants to pursue a plan for complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization with North Korea. Responding to the president's push for peace, experts on nuclear weapons drafted a three-step, 10-year plan.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Pyongyang, August 25, 2017.

North Korea could reportedly open a burger joint as a show of goodwill to Trump

A South Korean special adviser previously said Kim Jong Un wanted to modernize his economy with iconic brands, such as a McDonald's and a Trump Tower.