Politics & Economy

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, left, speaks as South Korean First Vice Foreign Minister Lim Sung-nam, center, and Japanese Vice Foreign Minister Shinsuke Sugiyama listen during a news conference following their meeting in Seoul on Wednesday. © Reuters

Japan, US, South Korea agree to add pressure on Pyongyang

Senior diplomats also reaffirm cooperation in face of North Korea's provocation

The Trump effect

Trump dusts off 'pivot to Asia' with November tour

US seeks progress on North Korea, South China Sea, trade

North Korea crisis

Japan, US, South Korea agree to add pressure on Pyongyang

Senior diplomats also reaffirm cooperation in face of North Korea's provocation

Park Geun-hye scandal

South Korea's Park Geun-hye denies all charges at first hearing

Impeached, imprisoned former president says all charges based on speculation

Duterte's Philippines

Philippines works to contain, finish extremists in Mindanao

Neighbors on alert to keep Islamic State-linked militants from spilling out