U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says military action is on the table when it comes to deterring North Korea's nuclear threat. CNBC's 'Squawk on the Street' crew discusses the news.
A new system of powerful military hardware from the U.S. has sparked regional anxiety in North Asia.
A new laser for warfare is ready to be delivered to the U.S. military
David Shulkin, Veteran Affairs secretary, speaks with CNBC's 'Squawk Box' about being the 'designated survivor' during Trump's address to the Congress last month.
Sirens blared in Japan's first civilian missile evacuation drill, conducted in a fishing town by officials wary about the threat of North Korean missiles.
An air strike carried out by U.S. forces on Thursday in Idlib, Syria, killed several al Qaeda militants.
SECRETARY-GENERAL BELIEVES "MORE THAN MILITARY SPENDING" REQUIRED TO COMBAT TERRORISM, NEED TO ADDRESS THE UNDERLYING DRIVERS.
In Japan at the start of a three-country Asia tour, Tillerson offered no details about what would comprise the "different approach" to North Korea the U.S. will pursue. But if Tillerson's words were meant to put Pyongyang on notice, he quickly pivoted: " North Korea and its people need not fear the United States or their neighbors in the region who seek only to live in...
PARIS— French prosecutors are investigating a possible Greek link after a letter exploded Thursday at the Paris' office of the International Monetary Fund, lightly injuring one person. The Paris prosecutor's office said Thursday night investigators found "residues of Greek stamps" on the letter bomb at the IMF's office in the French capital.
WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump's new $1.15 trillion budget would reshape America's government with the broad, conservative strokes he promised as a candidate, ordering generous increases for the military, slashing domestic programs and riling both fellow Republicans and Democrats by going after favored programs. The president's initial budget...
CANBERRA, Australia— An Australian court on Thursday fined gambling company Tabcorp a record 45 million Australian dollars for failing to comply with anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing obligations. The Federal Court approved a settlement reached between the Sydney- based company and regulator AUSTRAC after finding Tabcorp...
BEIJING, March 15- China's Premier Li Keqiang said on Wednesday that Beijing does not want to see a trade war with the United States and urged talks between both sides to achieve common ground. Trump has attacked China on issues ranging from trade to the South China Sea and what he perceives as China's lack of interest in reining in nuclear-armed North Korea.
North Korea warned the United States of "merciless" attacks if an aircraft carrier strike group led by the USS Carl Vinson infringes on its sovereignty or dignity.
President Trump has given the Central Intelligence Agency new authority to conduct drone attacks against suspected militants, WSJ reported.
North Korea warned the United States on Tuesday of "merciless" attacks if an aircraft carrier strike group led by the USS Carl Vinson, which is joining South Korean forces for exercises, infringes on its sovereignty or dignity.
Japan plans to dispatch its largest warship on a three-month tour through the South China Sea beginning in May, three sources said.
Syrian children suffered the most war-related violations in 2016 as the civil war waged on for the sixth year, a UNICEF report showed.
U.S. President Donald Trump will ask German Chancellor Angela Merkel for her views on the conflict in Ukraine, senior Trump officials said.
LONDON, March 10- Britain's 6 billion pounds terrorism reinsurance fund hopes to extend its cover to include cyber attacks on property, chief executive Julian Enoizi said. Pool Re, set up in 1993, acts as a backstop to insurers paying out claims on property damage and business interruption. In 2002, Pool Re extended its cover to include chemical and biological...
The hermit kingdom's forays into nuclear weapons are of grave concern, William Cohen tells CNBC.