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The Latest: Egypt strikes bases in Libya after Copts attack - Pierce County Tribune

The Latest: Egypt strikes bases in Libya after Copts attackPierce County TribuneSenior officials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in retaliation for an attack by suspected Islamic State militants that killed 28 Christians south of Cairo. The officials said the warplanes on Friday targeted the ...and more »

GOP lawmaker: North Korean dictator is 'terrified' of the Christian message - TheBlaze.com;

GOP lawmaker: North Korean dictator is 'terrified' of the Christian message - TheBlaze.com

TheBlaze.comGOP lawmaker: North Korean dictator is 'terrified' of the Christian messageTheBlaze.comGOP lawmaker: North Korean dictator is 'terrified' of the Christian message Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) said North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un is “terrified” of the Christian message because it threatens his demand for control. (Zack Gibson/AFP/Getty ...and more »

Lawmakers continue to stress importance of Chinese cooperation in dealing with North Korea - Knoe.com;

Lawmakers continue to stress importance of Chinese cooperation in dealing with North Korea - Knoe.com

Knoe.comLawmakers continue to stress importance of Chinese cooperation in dealing with North KoreaKnoe.comWASHINGTON (Gray DC) - Lawmakers in Washington remain on edge over the intensifying situation with North Korea. Fear over the North's nuclear capabilities has them clamoring for solutions. Many lawmakers say dialogue with China will be key in ...and more »

Did Jong Nam meet US spy in Langkawi before his murder? - Free Malaysia Today;

Did Jong Nam meet US spy in Langkawi before his murder? - Free Malaysia Today

Free Malaysia TodayDid Jong Nam meet US spy in Langkawi before his murder?Free Malaysia TodayReport says Jong Nam met a Korean-American several times in Malaysia and the two had met again just days before his murder, giving rise to speculation that he was killed over this. Kim-Jong-Nam KUALA LUMPUR: Kim Jong Nam, whose murder here set ...and more »

Forget North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal. Its Chemical and Cyber Weapons Are Already a Threat. - The National Interest Online;

Forget North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal. Its Chemical and Cyber Weapons Are Already a Threat. - The National Interest Online

The National Interest OnlineForget North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal. Its Chemical and Cyber Weapons Are Already a Threat.The National Interest OnlinePyongyang's VX attack and cyber hijinks suggests a regime bent on acquiring multiple weapons of mass disruption and destruction. Patrick M. Cronin. May 25, 2017. TweetShareShare · Printer-friendly version. In reminding the world why Iran poses an array ...and more »

Pyongyang gas price surge: Bad news for Kim Jong Un? - Midland Reporter-Telegram;

Pyongyang gas price surge: Bad news for Kim Jong Un? - Midland Reporter-Telegram

Midland Reporter-TelegramPyongyang gas price surge: Bad news for Kim Jong Un?Midland Reporter-TelegramFILE - In this April 26, 2017, file photo, a gas attendant waits by a pump at a gas station in Pyongyang, North Korea. While world attention has focused on Kim Jong Un's recent missile tests, a month-long ... more. Photo: Eric Talmadge, AP. Image 2 of 3.and more »

Duterte threatens to impose martial law countrywide - Normangee Star;

Duterte threatens to impose martial law countrywide - Normangee Star

Normangee StarDuterte threatens to impose martial law countrywideNormangee StarHe said Wednesday he is anxious about his wife, a secretary at the cathedral, because she does not have her medicines for a heart problem. Trump then told Duterte U.S. military might is on standby in case of war, but also expressed reservations about ...and more »

Donald Trump calls North Korea's Kim Jong-Un a 'madman' - AppsforPCdaily;

Donald Trump calls North Korea's Kim Jong-Un a 'madman' - AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailyDonald Trump calls North Korea's Kim Jong-Un a 'madman'AppsforPCdailyDuterte's own mind displays frequent signs of fraying, not least when he called Trump's predecessor Barack Obama a "son of a whore". Transcripts of his phone conversation with Philippine President Duterte were leaked recently. Duterte responded that ...and more »

Kim Jong Un's Brother Reportedly Met with a US Agent Before He Was Killed – And It Could've Been a Coup - Fox News;

Kim Jong Un's Brother Reportedly Met with a US Agent Before He Was Killed – And It Could've Been a Coup - Fox News

Fox NewsKim Jong Un's Brother Reportedly Met with a US Agent Before He Was Killed – And It Could've Been a CoupFox NewsDays before he was killed by a toxic nerve agent, Kim Jong Nam, the brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, met with a Korean-American who Malaysian officials suspected was a US intelligence agent, The Asahi Shimbun reported. Kim arrived in ...and more »

Trump praises Duterte's deadly drug war in leaked transcript - ClickLancashire;

Trump praises Duterte's deadly drug war in leaked transcript - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireTrump praises Duterte's deadly drug war in leaked transcriptClickLancashire"While we value the need for transparency and the people's right to information, release of certain pieces of information, whether accurate or inaccurate, can affect national security and regional peace and stability", the DFA said in a released statement.and more »

Pyongyang Gas Prices Keep Surging - DTN The Progressive Farmer (registration) (blog)

Pyongyang Gas Prices Keep SurgingDTN The Progressive Farmer (registration) (blog)TOKYO (AP) -- While world attention has focused on Kim Jong Un's recent missile tests, a month-long surge in gasoline prices in Pyongyang is showing no signs of letting up --- a puzzling problem that if allowed to drag on could be very bad news for the ...and more »

US record of regime change hurts NK diplomacy - Thegardenisland.com;

US record of regime change hurts NK diplomacy - Thegardenisland.com

Thegardenisland.comUS record of regime change hurts NK diplomacyThegardenisland.comThanks to shortsighted politicians addicted to regime change wars, my constituents in Hawaii and the American people are on the verge of a stark new reality. As the United States faces an increasingly hostile and dangerously capable North Korea, we are ...and more »

Trump calls North Korea leader Kim Jong Un 'madman with nuclear weapons' - onmanorama

Trump calls North Korea leader Kim Jong Un 'madman with nuclear weapons'onmanoramaWashington: In a call last month with the Philippines' president, US president Donald Trump described North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un as a "madman with nuclear weapons" who could not be let on the loose, according to a leaked Philippine transcript of ...and more »

Trump calls Kim Jong Un a 'madman with nuclear weapons,' according to transcript of Duterte call - Stripes Okinawa;

Trump calls Kim Jong Un a 'madman with nuclear weapons,' according to transcript of Duterte call - Stripes Okinawa

Stripes OkinawaTrump calls Kim Jong Un a 'madman with nuclear weapons,' according to transcript of Duterte callStripes OkinawaPresident Donald Trump labeled North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un a "madman with nuclear weapons" during a private phone conversation with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte last month, just days before stating publicly that he would be "honored" to ...and more »

Q&A With Peter Zeihan: Part 2 - China, North Korea And Trump - ValueWalk;

Q&A With Peter Zeihan: Part 2 - China, North Korea And Trump - ValueWalk

ValueWalkQ&A With Peter Zeihan: Part 2 - China, North Korea And TrumpValueWalkWe met with Geopolitical Strategist Peter Zeihan for a quarterly update right before the French presidential elections. In addition to calling Macron's win, Peter outlined the three most important geopolitical shifts for US financial advisors to watch ...and more »