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A man watches a TV screen showing file footage of US president Donald Trump (left), and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un  at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. Photograph: Ahn Young-joon/AP Photo

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo said on Sunday that Washington will agree to lift sanctions on North Korea if the country agrees to completely dism(...)

US president Donald Trump as he announced the US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal. One of the reasons for Trump’s decision  was his commitment to fulfilling a campaign promise. Photograph:  Al Drago/Bloomberg

The signs were not good. European allies were not optimistic as they awaited a decision on America’s continued participation in the Iran deal ahead o(...)

 Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani. Donald Trump believes the agreement is a bad deal, which falls short of addressing Iran’s regional behaviour or its missile programme. Photograph: Iranian Presidency Office via AP)

What is the Iran nuclear deal? Iran and a six-nation negotiating group reached a landmark agreement known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action i(...)

Boris Johnson’s visit marks the latest diplomatic offensive by the European signatories of the deal.

British foreign secretary Boris Johnson flew to Washington from London on Sunday in a last-minute effort to save the Iran deal as the United States co(...)

US president Donald Trump: The summit with North Korea is going to be “very exciting”.  Photograph: Tamir Kalifa/New York Times

The date and location for a forthcoming summit between the leaders of the United States and North Korea have been confirmed, Donald Trump said on Frid(...)

 US navy rear admiral Ronny Jackson, Donald Trump’s nominee to be secretary of veteran affairs: will not return to job as his personal physician. Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA

To lose one doctor may be regarded as a misfortune, but to lose both... This week Donald Trump’s personnel problems took a surreal turn. Amid the myr(...)

CIA director Mike Pompeo testifying before the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Washington on April 12th. The   committee  on Monday approved the confirmation of Mr Pompeo to be the next secretary of state. Photograph: Lawrence Jackson/The New York Times

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee narrowly endorsed Mike Pompeo as secretary of state after Republican Rand Paul withdrew his opposition on Monda(...)

Military footing: Donald Trump salutes coastguards shortly after firing FBI head James Comey. Photograph: Getty

From the beginning of Donald Trump’s presidency there has been a question: when he runs out of phoney wars will he have to start a real one? President(...)

 Tom Bossert’s resignation as Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser  has been linked to the arrival of John Bolton as new national security chief. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images

Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser has become the latest official to leave the White House prematurely, a day after John Bolton joined the presi(...)

US president Donald Trump said ‘major decisions’ would be made on a Syria response in the next day or two. Photograph: AFP

After pictures of dead bodies and wounded children hooked up to respirators in the besieged Syrian town of Douma went viral, Russia was thrust into th(...)

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