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Diplomacy with N Korea to continue until 'first bomb drops': Rex Tillerson

US Secretary of State Tillerson has been in talks with China to enlist its help on getting North Korea to back down.

15 Oct 2017 9:32 PM

Russia objects to flag removal at shut diplomatic buildings

The move went against efforts to repair ties between the two countries, which has taken a nose dive.

13 Oct 2017 2:59 PM

Trump's IQ test jibe deepens feud with Tillerson; WH insists president was joking

Trump's comments have threatened to undermine Tillerson's diplomatic initiatives and sow confusion among allies and foes.

11 Oct 2017 2:41 PM

Donald Trump’s men to take tough message to Pakistan

Officials said Tillerson planned to depart for Pakistan later this month and will be followed by Mattis.

08 Oct 2017 2:13 AM

Recognise Islamabad’s active efforts to combat terrorism: China tells US

US Defence Secretary James Mattis told a House Armed Services Committee that the US has asked Pakistan to change its behaviour.

07 Oct 2017 5:40 PM


Donald Trump to send lieutenants to Pakistan with message to curb terror

US has been frustrated by Pak's willingness to offer cross-border safe havens to Taliban factions, armed Islamist groups.

07 Oct 2017 9:58 AM

Days After Trump's warning, Tillerson meets Khawaja Asif, says 'US wants stable govt in Pak'

sif claimed that Pakistan is winning its war against terrorism which is having a salutary impact on economics commercial activities.

05 Oct 2017 6:51 PM

Pentagon chief backs Tillerson's efforts for diplomatic solution on North Korea

State Department officials insist Trump was not criticizing Tillerson, but pressuring Kim's regime to agree to discuss its disarmament.

04 Oct 2017 1:43 PM

Not the time to talk with North Korea: White House on nuclear issue

Tillerson said on Saturday during a trip to China that the United States was directly communicating with North Korea.

03 Oct 2017 9:06 AM

Rex Tillerson says US in contact with North Korea to know willingness to talk

Tillerson's disclosure follows an escalating war of words between US President Donald Trump and North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Un.

30 Sep 2017 6:35 PM


Donald Trump vows to 'fix the mess' as US targets North Korea banks

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, in announcing the new sanctions, described them as part of the broader effort to isolate North Korea.

27 Sep 2017 1:56 PM

Will not admit those we cannot safely vet: Trump adds N Korea to new travel ban

New rules, which will impact citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen, will go into effect on Oct 18.

25 Sep 2017 9:17 AM

Sushma discusses H-1B visa, terrorism with US Secretary of State

Swaraj and Tillerson also discussed strengthening of the US-India political and economic partnership, officials said.

23 Sep 2017 1:28 PM

Sushma Swaraj brings up H1-B visa issue with Rex Tillerson

A few months ago, India had said, “Indian software exports and personnel add to the competitiveness of US industry”.

23 Sep 2017 2:12 AM

How Prez Trump’s advisers schooled him on globalism

The session was, in effect, American Power 101 and the student was the man working the levers.

20 Sep 2017 2:19 AM


In US, Swaraj seeks probe into nuclear links between Pak, North Korea

Swaraj met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and her Japanese counterpart Taro Kono on Monday on the sidelines of ongoing UNGA session.

19 Sep 2017 10:36 AM

US ignoring threats to Islamabad from India: Pak defence minister

Khan's remarks came amidst tension in ties between the US, Pakistan after Trump accused the country of providing safe havens to terrorists.

14 Sep 2017 2:21 PM

Rex Tillerson discusses North Korea missile launch with Japan, South Korea

US State Secretary Rex Tillerson reaffirmed with the two ministers the strength of the US alliance with their countries.

30 Aug 2017 4:50 PM

Tillerson sends strong message to Taliban, says 'we are not going anywhere from Afghanistan'

Tillerson asserted that Trump was clear in his speech the US was not undertaking nation-building in Afghanistan.

28 Aug 2017 10:57 AM

Trump speaks for himself, not to be confused with American values: State Secretary

Tillerson was earlier asked to comment on Trump's remarks on Charlottesville attacks on Virginia in August.

28 Aug 2017 9:12 AM