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North Korea conducts hydrogen bomb test; US pledges 'massive' response if attacked North Korea conducts hydrogen bomb test; US pledges 'massive' response if attacked
- September 04, 2017

The North trumpeted "perfect success" Sunday in its sixth nuclear test blast since 2006. The JCS says that the target was set considering the distance to where the North's test site was and the exercise was aimed at practicing precision strikes and cutting off reinforcements. (more...)
South Korea simulates attack on North's nuke site after test South Korea simulates attack on North's nuke site after test
- September 04, 2017

In Seoul , President Moon called for new United Nations sanctions to "completely isolate North Korea". The South's military said the range to the simulated targets were equivalent to the North's Punggye-ri nuclear test site in its north-eastern province. (more...)
Massive military response if N Korea threatens United States or allies: Mattis Massive military response if N Korea threatens United States or allies: Mattis
- September 04, 2017

The North hailed its test of what it described as a hydrogen bomb designed for a long-range missile as "a flawless success". The South's military said the range to the simulated targets were equivalent to the North's Punggye-ri nuclear test site in its north-eastern province. (more...)
South Korea Conducts Live-Fire Drills Against North Korea's Nuclear Test South Korea Conducts Live-Fire Drills Against North Korea's Nuclear Test
- September 04, 2017

More drills were being prepared with USA forces in the South, it said. Earlier, U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday termed North Korea a "rogue nation" for conducting nuclear tests and said that its "actions continue to be very unsafe to the Washington". (more...)
Trump threatens more sanctions following N Korea nuke test Trump threatens more sanctions following N Korea nuke test
- September 04, 2017

The ministry said it regretted that the leadership of North Korea was "creating a serious threat" for the region and warned that "the continuation of such a line is fraught with serious consequences" for Pyongyang. Despite the tough talk, the immediate focus of the worldwide response was expected to be on tougher economic sanctions against Pyongyang. "Despite the anger of the Chinese public toward North Korea's new nuclear test, we should avoid resorting to rash and extreme means by ... (more...)
Putin condemns North Korea nuclear test, appeals for calm Putin condemns North Korea nuclear test, appeals for calm
- September 04, 2017

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said after meeting Trump and his national security team. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said that, while North Korea was not a puppet state of China , Beijing needed to do more to pressure its neighbor. (more...)
Demonetisation: Rahul Gandhi says Modi ignored Raghuram Rajan warning on note ban Demonetisation: Rahul Gandhi says Modi ignored Raghuram Rajan warning on note ban
- September 04, 2017

Addressing party workers here, Gandhi exuded confidence that the Congress, in opposition in Gujarat for almost two decades, would come to power after the polls, likely to be held later this year. He asserted, "The Narendra Modi government works for selected handful corporates". Gandhi expressed confidence that Congress will be able to make a comeback in the state and form government. (more...)
Jio Effect: Airtel Launches Rs Jio Effect: Airtel Launches Rs
- September 04, 2017

Recently, Vodafone launched a new Rs 392 plan for Delhi-NCR customer in festive season. Another plan in the same range of Rs 8 will give users local and STD mobile calls at 30 paise/minute for duration of 54 days. The validity of this pack is 28 days. The only difference is that Jio plan doesn't have the 1GB FUP limit under this plan. This plan comes with the daily FUPlimit of 1GB data. (more...)
ISIS Agent Tried to Recruit a Journalist for a London Attack ISIS Agent Tried to Recruit a Journalist for a London Attack
- September 04, 2017

Three terrorists in a truck carrying out a run-off in the London Bridge area on June 3, arrived at the Boru market in a nearby area, got out of the vehicle and attacked passersby with knives. "Make the Kuffar [non-believers] scared". In June, eight people died and 48 were injured when three men drove at pedestrians on London Bridge before randomly stabbing people in nearby Borough Market. (more...)
Switzerland Ready to Become N Korean Nuclear Issue Talks' Mediator - President Switzerland Ready to Become N Korean Nuclear Issue Talks' Mediator - President
- September 04, 2017

In one of his latest statements on North Korea, Trump vowed to use the " full range " of capabilities at his country's disposal and might resort to using its nuclear arsenal against North Korea if it continues to threaten Washington or its allies. (more...)
Trump seeks an initial $7.9 billion in Harvey aid Trump seeks an initial $7.9 billion in Harvey aid
- September 04, 2017

The initial money would be a down payment for immediate recovery efforts - to be followed by a larger aid package later. Failure to increase the debt limit could cause the government to miss payments to bondholders and result in a default on government debt, an unprecedented event that could trigger chaos in financial markets. (more...)
'Massive military response' if North Korea attacks USA, defence chief threatens 'Massive military response' if North Korea attacks USA, defence chief threatens
- September 04, 2017

All members unanimously agreed on the threat North Korea poses and they remain unanimous on the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. Mr Trump, who said after last week's missile launch that talking to Pyongyang "is not the answer", tweeted that Sunday's test showed North Korea's "words and actions continue to be very hostile and unsafe to the United States". (more...)
Labor Day holiday schedule Labor Day holiday schedule
- September 04, 2017

Collections will be conducted Tuesday through Friday. The Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing for the tentative budget for the 2017-18 year at 5:30 p.m. In Annapolis, refuse and recycling collection will be moved back by one day. So, what else is open or closed on Labor Day? Both the Main Library , 32737 W. (more...)
U.S. can not make decision on Iran's defense issues: Commander U.S. can not make decision on Iran's defense issues: Commander
- September 04, 2017

Under the nuclear agreement, Iran undertook to put limitations on its nuclear program in exchange for the removal of nuclear-related sanctions against Tehran. A United States pullout could effectively kill the agreement, and lead Iran to quickly ramp up programs that could be used to make weapons. "This trip and raising the issue of the inspection of military centers were part of American efforts to scupper JCPOA", Rahimi said, using an abbreviation that stands for the formal tile of the ... (more...)
Syrian army races towards IS enclave Syrian army races towards IS enclave
- September 04, 2017

Military sources said the Syrian Army have managed to position forces at terrorists' defense lines only 19 kilometers away from al-Shoula, the nearest town to the Southern entrance of Deir Ezzor city. However, the coalition bombed the convoy's route and targeted ISIL fighters attempting to reach the buses, insisting it would not allow fighters to reach Albu Kamal on the border between Syria and Iraq . (more...)
Mattis warns N Korea of 'massive military response' Mattis warns N Korea of 'massive military response'
- September 04, 2017

In his remarks, Mattis said they had made clear to the president that the United States has the ability to defend itself and its allies - South Korea and Japan - from any attack. Total trade between the US and China topped almost $650 billion previous year, including exports of about $170 billion and imports of about $480 billion, the vast majority in goods, according to the Office of the US Trade Representative . (more...)
China asks North Korea to stop wrong actions after nuclear test
- September 04, 2017

Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the drill involved F-15 fighter jets and the country's land-based "Hyunmoo" ballistic missiles.The released live weapons "accurately struck" a target in the sea off the country's eastern coast, the JCS said. (more...)
Pro Kabaddi: Jaipur brush aside Gujarat to go third in Zone A Pro Kabaddi: Jaipur brush aside Gujarat to go third in Zone A
- September 04, 2017

But Singh powered Haryana to four points to make it 28-25 before Rai's raid enabled them gave them the lead. Captain Surjeet Singh led Bengal from the front with some unbelievable tackles as the host overtook UP, which led 14-11 at half-time, in the 37th minute. (more...)
Gujarat Fortunegiants vs Jaipur Pink Panthers Gujarat Fortunegiants vs Jaipur Pink Panthers
- September 04, 2017

But after that it not only wiped out the deficit but went on to win with a handsome margin. In this Season, Gujarat has won seven matches, lost one and two ended in a draw. In the end, however, Jaipur turned out to be the stronger team and kept control of the match throughout to hand Gujarat their second consecutive defeat in Season 5 of VIVO Pro Kabaddi. (more...)
Trump's 'fire and fury' rhetoric met with defiance by Kim Jong Un Trump's 'fire and fury' rhetoric met with defiance by Kim Jong Un
- September 04, 2017

North Korea does appear to posses nuclear weapons about half as powerful as those against Japan during World War II, and the communist regime has claimed it is willing to use them. He added that Pyongyang has become a "great threat and embarrassment to China, which is trying to help but with little success"; warned South Korea their "talk of appeasement with North Korea will not work"; and said Washington is considering "stopping all trade with any country doing business with North Korea". (more...)