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Trump and Kim Jong Un at their first summit, in Singapore in June 2018.

Photos show how Trump’s 2nd nuclear summit with Kim Jong Un played out in Vietnam

The nuclear summit was cut short on Thursday when the two nations couldn't agree to terms.
U.S. and South Korean marines participate in a U.S.-South Korea joint landing operation drill in Pohang March 31, 2014.

Trump says US-South Korea war games ‘will be far bigger than ever before’ if he decides to restart the exercises

A White House statement warned North Korea Wednesday that should President Donald Trump decide to restart the drills with South Korea, the war games "will be far bigger than ever before."
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

North Korea’s state newspaper claims the US is secretly plotting to ‘unleash a war’ while continuing to negotiate ‘with a smil...

Sunday's Rodong Sinmun newspaper, the official mouthpiece of the ruling Worker's Party of Korea, called out what it claims were US military movements in the region as practice for a potential invasion of Pyongyang.
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.
A South Korean man reads a newspaper reporting the US President Trump meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on June 12, 2018 in Seoul, South Korea.

Despite Trump’s spin, North Korea is no closer to getting rid of its nukes

The goal of denuclearization is just as far away as it was before President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un met, a national security expert told Business Insider. The joint statement includes little progress since the Panmunjom Declaration was made with South Korea in April.
US President Donald Trump greets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he arrives for talks at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, on April 17, 2018.

Trump talks trade and riffs on nuclear weapons during a news conference with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe

The US president and the Japanese prime minister talked to reporters on Wednesday after meeting on a number of issues at Mar-a-Lago in Florida.
North Koreans ride on a boat used as a local ferry as they cross the Yalu river north of the border city of Dandong, Liaoning province, northern China near Sinuiju, North Korea on May 23, 2017 in Dandong, China.

China is planning to build 5 camps for North Korean refugees amid fears of instability

A leaked document reportedly showed China's telecommunications company checking internet service for the five sites.

These are the fighter jets and military planes being used in the US and South Korea’s massive air drills

The exercise, dubbed "Vigilant Ace," will last five days, involve 230 warplanes, and include approximately 12,000 personnel.