Stories By 'The Straits Times'
American President Donald Trump has shown a tendency to go where few of his predecessors have dared to tread.
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The decision by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Egypt and other countries to sever ties with Qatar reveals the depth of political dissonance in the Middle East.
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The most reassuring signal from new South Korean President Moon Jae In is his willingness to go to Washington, Beijing, Tokyo and “even Pyongyang in the right circumstances” to help resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis.
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Asean’s 10-nation grouping is prone to issuing protracted communiques at the end of its summits.
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The United States made a pointed statement to North Korea by declaring that its strategic patience with it was over.
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