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North Korea has already hinted at another test much more dangerous than an ICBM

            North Korea has already suggested something much more dangerous than testing an intercontinental ballistic missile. North Korea tested a capable intercontinental ballistic missile on Tuesday, but the country has already hinted at a more dangerous test that would have far-reaching effects. North Korea has previously threatened to detonate a […]

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What’s New, What’s Ahead, After North Korea’s ICBM Test

TOKYO — Experts may debate trajectories, payload weights and re-entry shields, but North Korea’s claim that the entire United States is within range of its rapidly improving missiles just got a lot more credible. Wednesday’s launch of what the North called the Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile demonstrated a greater range than other missiles it’s tested […]

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Donald Trump ‘will take care of it’ after North Korea fires ballistic missile ‘capable of striking anywhere in US’

Donald Trump has vowed to “take care of it” after North Korea claimed to have successfully tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile that it said was capable of striking any target in the United States. The US President was briefed while the missile was in the air, the White House said, and later declared: “It […]

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Kim Jong-un ‘bans drinking, singing and Mothers’ Day celebrations’ in wake of sanctions on North Korea

        North Korea has reportedly banned gatherings that involve drinking alcohol and singing, in new measures designed to stifle the impact of crippling international sanctions over the hermit kingdom’s ongoing missile tests. The apparent ban on fun was reported by South Korea’s National Intelligence Bureau during a closed-door briefing to parliamentarians on […]

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Seoul warns Trump: US must not strike North Korea without our consent

Wednesday 15 November 2017 14.23 EST Donald Trump should “under no circumstances” take military action against North Korea without the consent of the government in Seoul, the chairwoman of South Korea’s ruling party said on Wednesday. “President Trump often emphasizes that he put all options on the table,” Choo Mi-ae told a Washington thinktank. “We […]

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North Korea attacks Donald Trump’s Asia tour, saying US President is ‘begging for war’

        North Korea has claimed Donald Trump “begged for a nuclear war” on the Korean peninsula during his first tour of Asia. In a statement issued through its state news agency, Pyongyang said the US President’s trip “laid bare his true nature as destroyer of world peace”. Mr Trump this week warned […]

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Trump’s key success so far on his Asia trip: selling American weapons

  President Donald Trump’s visit to four Asian countries — currently underway, with the president in South Korea on Tuesday — was promoted by the White House as a lot of things: a sign of enduring commitment to the region, an opportunity to reshape trade relations with Japan and China, and a chance to reassure […]

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Russia Assessing Possible Outcome of North Korea Military Option

              Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev admitted that Pyongyang’s behaviour put Russia at risk, noting that Russia will not allow military action against North Korea. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia is examining a possible outcome of a military option for dealing with the North Korea crisis, Security Council Secretary […]

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Man ‘wakes up’ in the middle of his open casket funeral frightening mourning family members

          The family of a young Peruvian man who died after undergoing a root canal operation have spoken of their distress when the man appeared to be breathing at his own funeral. Watson Franklin Mandujano Doroteo, of the Peruvian city of Tingo María, was inside his coffin when some relatives noticed […]

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North Korea sends unprecedented open letter to West urging ‘sharp vigilance’ against Donald Trump

    North Korea sends unprecedented open letter to West urging ‘sharp vigilance’ against Donald Trump ‘If Trump thinks that he would bring the DPRK, a nuclear power, to its knees through nuclear war threat, it will be a big miscalculation and an expression of ignorance’   North Korea has sent an unprecedented open letter […]