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Mike Pence Puts North Korea On Notice For Missile, Nuclear Tests - Huffington Post South Africa (blog)

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence put North Korea on notice on Monday, warning that recent U.S. strikes in Syria and Afghanistan showed that the resolve of President Donald Trump should not be tested. Pence and South Korean acting president Hwang ...and more »

'Zero tolerance' for NK tests - Global Times

The US and South Korea said on Monday that they would tolerate no more missile or nuclear tests from North Korea, with US Vice President Mike Pence warning Pyongyang not to test the resolve of President Donald Trump. Analysts believe the comments put ...and more »

The twin goals behind North Korea's resolve on nuclear weapons - Christian Science Monitor

To North Korea, nuclear deterrence looks like a prerequisite for another goal: economic development. Beijing may understand that path better than Washington, complicating the two countries' attempts to rein in China's neighbor. Wong Maye-E/ AP.and more »

Trump: China taking unprecedented steps to help with North Korea's nukes - PolitiFact

North Korea's nuclear weapons program might be a looming security threat for the United States and its allies, but it has also provided a point of common interest for America and China. In an interview with Fox News, President Donald Trump praised ...and more »

A 'Cuban Missile Crisis in Slow Motion' in North Korea - New York Times

WASHINGTON — All the elements of the North Korean nuclear crisis — the relentless drive by Kim Jong-un to assemble an arsenal, the propaganda and deception swirling around his progress, the hints of a covert war by the United States to undermine the ...and more »

N Korea missile launch fails day after military parade - BBC News

A North Korean missile has detonated soon after launch, South Korean and US military officials have said, a day after Pyongyang warned the US amid rising tension in the region. The US said a ballistic missile exploded within seconds of launch. Hours ...and more »

North Korea warns 'thermonuclear war could break out at any moment' - The Guardian

Country's deputy UN ambassador, Kim In-ryong, makes declaration as Trump tells Kim Jong-un he has 'gotta behave'. Justin McCurry in Tokyo and agencies. Tue 18 Apr 2017 11.26 EDT First published on Mon 17 Apr 2017 14.44 EDT. Share on Facebook ...and more »

US military considers shooting down North Korea missile tests, sources say - The Guardian

Exclusive: As Pentagon looks for strategies to pressure into denuclearization, officials worry that intercepting missiles could escalate tensions and risk war. Spencer Ackerman in New York and Justin McCurry in Tokyo. Tue 18 Apr 2017 09.58 EDT Last ...and more »

VP Pence: Pyongyang should not 'test Trump's resolve' - Free Malaysia Today

SEOUL: US Vice President Mike Pence warned North Korea Monday not to test Donald Trump's resolve, declaring that “all options are on the table” in curbing its missile and nuclear weapons programmes. Defying international pressure, the North Sunday ...and more »

North Korea fails in new missile test - Free Malaysia Today

SEOUL: A fresh North Korean missile test failed when it exploded after launch Sunday, the US military said, a day after Pyongyang publicly showcased its ballistic arsenal at a giant military parade. The failure, which is likely to be seen as something ...and more »