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G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks – French source - pppFocus;

G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks – French source - pppFocus

pppFocusG7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks – French sourcepppFocusThe chairman of the European Union's council says there is “no doubt that this will be the most challenging G-7 summit in years”. Security questions dominated initial G7 discussion on Friday and the leaders called on internet service providers and ...and more »

US to test ballistic missile defences amid rising threat from North Korea - International Business Times UK;

US to test ballistic missile defences amid rising threat from North Korea - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKUS to test ballistic missile defences amid rising threat from North KoreaInternational Business Times UKFor the first time the United States will conduct a test to shoot down an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) amid rising tensions with North Korea. The test will involve the firing of a missile aimed for the US mainland as the rogue state ...and more »

North Korea missile tests poses new levels of threat to international peace: G7 nations - Daily News & Analysis;

North Korea missile tests poses new levels of threat to international peace: G7 nations - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisNorth Korea missile tests poses new levels of threat to international peace: G7 nationsDaily News & AnalysisG7 leaders today described North Korea's recent nuclear and missile tests as a grave threat and said they were ready to take new measures to contain it. "North Korea, a top priority in the international agenda, increasingly poses new levels of threat ...and more »

Korea's leader willing to visit North, talk to US, China - AppsforPCdaily;

Korea's leader willing to visit North, talk to US, China - AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailyKorea's leader willing to visit North, talk to US, ChinaAppsforPCdailyAt his first news conference at the presidential Blue House, Moon introduced his nominees for prime minister, spy chief and presidential chief of staff. Congratulating Moon on his election as South Korean president, President Xi said that China and ...and more »

South Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties - Normangee Star;

South Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties - Normangee Star

Normangee StarSouth Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed tiesNormangee StarThe election victory of Moon Jae-in (MOON JAAH IHN) in South Korea confronts Washington with a scenario it faced a decade-and-a-half ago, when differences on how to deal with Pyongyang fueled tension with an ally that hosts US forces. Moon's softer ...and more »

North Korea fires MISSILE at South as military scrambled to respond - pppFocus;

North Korea fires MISSILE at South as military scrambled to respond - pppFocus

pppFocusNorth Korea fires MISSILE at South as military scrambled to respondpppFocusSouth Korean forces fired warning shots at the unidentified objects Tuesday after they were spotted flying from North Korea across the Demilitarized Zone that divides the two countries. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a text message that ...and more »

A US attack on North Korea would be catastrophic — but the US might still do it - Business Insider;

A US attack on North Korea would be catastrophic — but the US might still do it - Business Insider

Business InsiderA US attack on North Korea would be catastrophic — but the US might still do itBusiness InsiderKim Jong Un Missile This image made from video of an undated still image broadcast in a news bulletin by North Korea's KRT on Monday, May 15, 2017, shows leader Kim Jong Un at what was said to be a missile test site at an undisclosed location in North ...and more »

G-7 says N. Korea poses threat of 'grave nature': reports - Yonhap News

G-7 says N. Korea poses threat of 'grave nature': reportsYonhap NewsSEOUL, May 27 (Yonhap) -- The Group of Seven (G-7) member countries on Saturday said North Korea poses an increasing threat to the peace and stability of the international community, according to news reports. "North Korea, a top priority in the ...and more »

Top US diplomat warns China to do more to curtail North Korea - vestnik kavkaza;

Top US diplomat warns China to do more to curtail North Korea - vestnik kavkaza

vestnik kavkazaTop US diplomat warns China to do more to curtail North Koreavestnik kavkazaA senior U.S. diplomat warned China to do more to curtail North Korea's nuclear threat even while lauding some steps taken since President Donald Trump took office. “If China's not working with us on this major regional security threat of North Korea ...and more »

U.S. and Japan agree to expand sanctions on North Korea - Blasting News;

U.S. and Japan agree to expand sanctions on North Korea - Blasting News

Blasting NewsU.S. and Japan agree to expand sanctions on North KoreaBlasting NewsIn an effort to halt North Korea's nuclear ambition, U.S. and Japan agree to expand sanctions on Pyongyang. your video is almost ready... World leader who appeared to be shoved by Trump explains what happened · Melania, Donald Trump ripped on Twitter ...and more »

Leery of North Korea, US plans first test of ICBM intercept - ClickLancashire

Leery of North Korea, US plans first test of ICBM interceptClickLancashireThe test scheduled for Tuesday was planned years in advance and was not a direct response to recent North Korean provocations, according to a USA defense official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity. "If left on its current trajectory the regime ...and more »

Expert compares North Korea's Christian persecution to 'Nero's Rome' - Christian Daily;

Expert compares North Korea's Christian persecution to 'Nero's Rome' - Christian Daily

Christian DailyExpert compares North Korea's Christian persecution to 'Nero's Rome'Christian DailyNorth Korea's persecution of Christians is likely comparable to the Roman emperor Nero's oppression of the Early Christian Church, according to a prominent human rights activist. (REUTERS / KCNA)North Korean leader Kim Jong Un salutes during a visit to ...and more »

Trump will engage Pyongyang

Trump will engage Pyongyang "under certain circumstances", S. Korean envoy says - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireTrump will engage Pyongyang "under certain circumstances", S. Korean envoy saysClickLancashireSouth Korea's newly inaugurated President Moon Jae-in has admitted that there was a "high possibility" of a war with North Korea over the latter's ongoing provocations, even though he is known to favor engagement rather than a harsher stance vis-à-vis ...and more »

North Korea WW3: US preparing to shoot down Kim's next nuke as all-out WAR edges closer - Daily Star;

North Korea WW3: US preparing to shoot down Kim's next nuke as all-out WAR edges closer - Daily Star

Daily StarNorth Korea WW3: US preparing to shoot down Kim's next nuke as all-out WAR edges closerDaily StarTHE US is getting ready to shoot down Kim Jong-un's next nuclear missile as fears of World War 3 reach an all-time high. 0. By George Martin / Published 27th May 2017. North Korea Kim Jong un Donald Trump missile tests World War three ICBM GETTY.and more »

North Korea's Kim rejects olive branch from Trump - pppFocus;

North Korea's Kim rejects olive branch from Trump - pppFocus

pppFocusNorth Korea's Kim rejects olive branch from TrumppppFocusUnder the leadership of third-generation dictator Kim Jong Un, North Korea has been speeding up its pursuit of a decades-long goal of developing nuclear-armed missiles capable of reaching the USA mainland. “I do not think that it is the proper timing ...and more »

Fact Check: How Bad Was Trump's Dishing About Nuclear Subs to Duterte? - The Weekly Standard

Fact Check: How Bad Was Trump's Dishing About Nuclear Subs to Duterte?The Weekly StandardThe morning after the Washington Post and the Intercept linked to a leaked transcript of President Trump's late April phone call with Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte, reports surfaced alleging that Trump had given Duterte sensitive intel about ...and more »

US plans first test of ICBM intercept - gulfnews.com

US plans first test of ICBM interceptgulfnews.comWASHINGTON: Preparing for North Korea's growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week. The goal is to more closely simulate a North Korean ICBM aimed at the US homeland ...and more »

US military to test anti-ICBM system - The Manila Times

US military to test anti-ICBM systemThe Manila TimesWASHINGTON, D.C.: The US military will try to intercept an intercontinental ballistic missile in a landmark test of a defense system that comes amid broad tensions over North Korea's weapons program, the Pentagon said Friday. Scheduled for Tuesday, the ...and more »

Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria - pppFocus;

Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria - pppFocus

pppFocusKorea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malariapppFocusThe South Korean government on Friday approved a request by a non-governmental organization to make contact with North Koreans, the first since the inauguration of the Moon Jae-in government earlier in the month. Cheng also criticized China for ...and more »

Korea, US plans first ICBM intercept test - Normangee Star;

Korea, US plans first ICBM intercept test - Normangee Star

Normangee StarKorea, US plans first ICBM intercept testNormangee StarThe Pentagon is planning its first test of a system for shooting down an intercontinental-range missile. While U.S. officials believe Pyongyang is some years away from mastering re-entry expertise for perfecting an ICBM, it is making advances. Acting ...and more »