North Korea Demands Return of Cargo Ship Seized by U.S.

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea on Tuesday demanded the release of a ship impounded by the United States for evading international sanctions, calling the seizure a “flagrant act of robbery” that violated the spirit of the agreement reached last year between the North’s leader, Kim Jong-un, and President Trump. American prosecutors say the North

China, Assange, Oil Tankers: Your Tuesday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning, We start today with China’s response to U.S. tariffs, a potential ban for Manchester City and a meeting between Orban and Trump. ImageTraders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.CreditJeenah Moon for The New York Times China hits back