Tag Archives: SUMMIT

‘Very, very nasty’: Trump clashes with Macron before NATO summi...

12 December, 2019 9:43 am 9:43 am

LONDON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron clashed over the future of NATO on Tuesday before a summit intended to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Western military alliance. In sharp exchanges underlining discord in a transatlantic bloc hailed by backers as the most successful military pact in history, Trump … Read More

Turkey threatens to block NATO plan on summit eve

12 December, 2019 3:14 pm 3:14 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Turkey will oppose a NATO plan to defend Baltic countries unless the alliance backs it in recognising a Kurdish militia as a terrorist group, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday ahead of an alliance summit in London. The threat underlined the mounting challenges to a bloc hailed by backers as the most … Read More

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UN chief opens climate summit with call for hope over surrender

12 December, 2019 11:02 pm 11:02 pm

MADRID (Reuters) – The world must choose hope over surrender in the fight against climate change, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said, warning a summit in Madrid that governments risked sleepwalking past a point of no return. Two weeks of talks aimed at bolstering the 2015 Paris Agreement to curb global warming began against a backdrop … Read More

In bid, repair, ties, Japan, South Korea, agree, summit, next month

In bid to repair ties, Japan and South Korea agree to summit next month

11 November, 2019 9:07 pm 9:07 pm

NAGOYA, JAPAN (Reuters) – Japan and South Korea agreed on Saturday to hold formal talks next month, taking a step towards improving relations strained by decades of bitterness over their wartime past and now exacerbated by a simmering trade dispute. The decision to return to the table came a day after Seoul made a last-minute … Read More

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Trump says he will meet Putin at G20 summit next week

06 June, 2019 8:50 am 8:50 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin at next week’s G20 summit in Japan. In an interview on Fox News, Trump said he would hold meetings with Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping. Trump confirmed earlier this week he would be meeting with Xi. “I … Read More

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Pak-India tension continues as Imran ignores Modi at SCO Summit

06 June, 2019 10:21 am 10:21 am

BISHKEK (92 News) – Pakistan and India tension continued as Prime Minister Imran Khan and his Indian counter counterpart Narendra Modi did not even mix hands with each other at Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Bishkek. It is noteworthy that Imran Khan and Narendra Modi attended dinner reception hosted by President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay … Read More

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North Korea confirms leader Kim Jong Un to visit Russia for summit with Put...

04 April, 2019 10:13 am 10:13 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia for a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, North Korean state media confirmed. With his Russia visit, North Korea’s Kim is seen working to build up foreign support for his economic development plans, since the breakdown of the second U.S.-North Korea summit in … Read More

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Fawad Ch says Pakistan is an attractive country for tourism

04 April, 2019 11:44 am 11:44 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Information Fawad Ch has said that it will take some time, but the future of Pakistan is safe. Addressing the Pakistan Tourism Summit on Wednesday, he said that conflicts in the region caused a loss to tourism. “A few countries in the world have what Pakistan has. Pakistan is … Read More

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India didn’t respond positively to our efforts for peace: FM Qureshi

03 March, 2019 12:48 pm 12:48 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that India did not respond positively to Pakistan’s efforts for peace. Addressing the Business Leaders Summit in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said that the situation is still tense on the eastern and western borders of Pakistan. He said that the objective of the PTI … Read More

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Trump says ‘my friend Kim’ has great opportunity at second summ...

02 February, 2019 10:03 am 10:03 am

HANOI (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meet on Wednesday for their second summit, betting their personal relationship can break a stalemate over the North’s nuclear weapons and end more than 70 years of hostility. Despite little progress toward his stated goal of ridding North Korea of its … Read More

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Trump lands in Vietnam for second summit with North Korea’s Kim

02 February, 2019 11:02 pm 11:02 pm

HANOI (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Vietnam on Tuesday for their second summit in less than a year, at which the US side will urge tangible steps by North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons program. Trump flew into Hanoi on Air Force One, touching … Read More

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North Korean leader Kim leaves by train for summit with US in Hanoi

02 February, 2019 8:11 am 8:11 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea on Sunday confirmed for the first time that its leader Kim Jong Un will hold a second summit with US President Donald Trump, days ahead of the high-stakes nuclear meeting set to take place in Vietnam’s capital of Hanoi. Kim left Pyongyang by train for the Feb. 27-28 summit accompanied … Read More

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North Korea protecting nuclear missiles, say UN monitors

02 February, 2019 3:45 pm 3:45 pm

UNITED NATIONS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North Korea is working to ensure its nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities cannot be destroyed by military strikes, UN monitors said ahead of a meeting between US and North Korean officials to prepare a second denuclearisation summit. The US special envoy for North Korea, Stephen Biegun, will meet his North Korean … Read More

Trump says expects announcement of new summit with North Korea’s Kim ...

09 September, 2018 10:02 am 10:02 am

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said he expected a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to be announced “pretty soon” but that the location had yet to be determined. Trump, during a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the United Nations, said: “Chairman Kim has been really … Read More

US says won’t hesitate to impose sanctions over fuel to North Korea

09 September, 2018 9:03 am 9:03 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US State Department said that Washington would not wait to impose sanctions on any shippers helping to get fuel to North Korea, in an apparent warning to Russia days after the US ambassador to the United Nations accused Moscow of cheating on the measures. North Korea continues to employ tactics to … Read More