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Latest North Korean missile test continues to strain global relations Latest North Korean missile test continues to strain global relations
- September 04, 2017

The U.S. and South Korean militaries conducted live-fire bombing exercises in South Korea on Thursday, an act later called "rash" by North Korea's state-run news agency. His recent granting of a pardon to former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, facing sentencing for violating the rights of suspected illegal immigrants, shows the president has little regard for the USA democratic system, including the rule of law. (more...)
Nuclear test shows North Korea remains risky to US Nuclear test shows North Korea remains risky to US
- September 04, 2017

The US Geological Survey said the quake struck 55 km north northwest of Kimchaek. Earthquakes triggered by North Korean nuclear tests have gradually increased in magnitude since Pyongyang's first test in 2006, indicating it is steadily improving the destructive power of its nuclear technology. (more...)
Japan: North Korea conducts sixth nuclear test Japan: North Korea conducts sixth nuclear test
- September 04, 2017

Japan's Meteorological Agency observed a magnitude-6.1 tremor in North Korea at around 12:31 p.m. local (11:31 p.m. ET). South Korea's main spy agency has previously asserted that it does not think Pyongyang now has the ability to develop miniaturized nuclear weapons that can be mounted on ballistic missiles. (more...)
After North Korea missile, Britain and Japan agree closer security ties After North Korea missile, Britain and Japan agree closer security ties
- September 04, 2017

With an eye toward China's advances in the East and South China seas, they also jointly recognized the importance of enforcing maritime law, aiming to check unilateral actions by Beijing. Speaking on a visit to Maiduguri in Northern Nigeria, Mr Johnson said she could "certainly" win an absolute majority at the next general election. Before the meeting, May described Japan as "the UK's closest security partner in Asia" and a "like-minded partner". (more...)
Tremor detected in North Korea may indicate another nuclear test Tremor detected in North Korea may indicate another nuclear test
- September 04, 2017

He says the North Korean threat toward Guam is more about winning greater freedom of military action than about deterring flyovers of US bombers or stopping the U.S. Choi worked as a cartoon artist in North Korea before defecting to the South in 2010. It is clear, however, that each new missile and nuclear test gives the North invaluable information that allows big jumps in capability. (more...)
United States warns of 'massive military response' to North Korea threats United States warns of 'massive military response' to North Korea threats
- September 04, 2017

Chang also said the yield from the latest nuclear detonation appeared to be about 50 kilotons, which would mark a "significant increase" from North Korea's past nuclear tests. The distance to the simulated targets and their location were set in accordance with North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear test site in the northeastern province, where all six nuclear tests have been staged, a military spokesperson told Yonhap news agency. (more...)
United States warns of 'massive military response' to North Korea threats United States warns of 'massive military response' to North Korea threats
- September 04, 2017

Chang also said the yield from the latest nuclear detonation appeared to be about 50 kilotons, which would mark a "significant increase" from North Korea's past nuclear tests. The distance to the simulated targets and their location were set in accordance with North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear test site in the northeastern province, where all six nuclear tests have been staged, a military spokesperson told Yonhap news agency. (more...)
China's Global Times paper warns against cutting off North Korea oil supply China's Global Times paper warns against cutting off North Korea oil supply
- September 04, 2017

President Donald Trump threatened to increase economic sanctions and halt trade with any nation doing business with North Korea, and his defense chief said the U.S. The images were taken without outside journalists present and could not be independently verified. His handling of Pyongyang's latest nuclear test reflected a more traditional approach to crisis management, which US officials said illustrated the influence of Mattis and new White House chief of staff, retired Marine Corps ... (more...)
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...)

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