Military action is only contemplated in response to an attack by Pyongyang.

  • Aug 17, 2017

Any U.S. military intervention would likely cause uproar in the region.

  • Aug 11, 2017

President Trump and Pyongyang exchange rhetorical barrages as U.S. allies and other world powers urge a cooling-off.

  • Aug 11, 2017

The U.S. president and North Korea ratcheted up the rhetoric even as world leaders worried the verbal salvos were going too far.

  • Aug 11, 2017

The president said “things will happen to them they never thought possible” should Pyongyang mount any attack.

  • Aug 10, 2017

The president had discussed escalating his rhetoric, but his promise of “fire and fury” was not formally vetted through the national security process.

  • Aug 9, 2017

North Korea had threatened ‘physical action’ following new U.N. sanctions.

  • Aug 8, 2017

The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously to ban exports that supply up to a third of North Korea’s annual $3 billion earnings.

  • Aug 5, 2017

A State Department special envoy said new policies are leading to rapid gains against the militants in Syria and Iraq.

  • Aug 4, 2017

The administration is “reviewing our options,” White House spokeswoman says.

  • Jul 31, 2017
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