While both sides appear eager to being negotiations, they suspect each others' intentions considering their long acrimonious history.
As China and the US vye for political and economic influence in several regions, the rivalry will inevitably turn into a clash. Which country is best placed to come out on top?
The order represents an effort by the administration to look tough on election security before the voting in November, which will decide if Trump's Republicans hold their majorities in the US House of Representatives and the Senate.
Despite Kim Jong-un's new face, life hasn't changed for North Koreans inside the dictatorship, forcing many to flee through dark underworlds in search of safety.
Democrats criticised Trump for moving to cancel the scheduled pay raise, citing tax cuts he signed into law last December
Every major stakeholder in Afghanistan is now open to talking to the Taliban. But who exactly is 'the Taliban'?
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions lashed back on Thursday at increasing pressure from President Donald Trump, declaring the Department of Justice would not bow to politics.
Pleading guilty, Michael Cohen testified that US president Donald Trump directed him to arrange payments ahead of the 2016 presidential election to silence two women who claimed to have had affairs with Trump.
The trial of US president Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is the first stemming from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russia's role in the 2016 election. Trump says Manafort's case "does not involve me."
By pulling out of the nuclear accord with Iran, Trump is gambling that Iran wont rock the boat too much. That may prove complacent.
The US president claims he had agreed with his Turkish counterpart on the release of an American pastor held in Turkey for terror-related crimes in exchange for his help with securing the release of a Turkish citizen imprisoned in Israel.
Three hundred US newspapers have pledged to defend the freedom of the press, after President Donald Trump called some media organisations enemies of the American people.
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