Trump's Secret Weapon in North Korea Standoff: Unpredictability - Fox News

President Trump's refusal to specify when or how he might use military force against North Koreans has emerged as a strategy unto itself amid rising tensions over Pyongyang's continued missile testing and drive toward nuclearization. The White House ...

Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready' - Chicago Tribune

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, center, speaks to U.S. servicemen and Japanese Self-Defense Forces personnel on the flight deck of U.S. navy nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan at the U.S. Navy's Yokosuka base in Yokosuka, south of ...

There are no good options on North Korea. Zero. - The Boston Globe

North Korea and the United States are caught in an escalating standoff with potentially incendiary consequences — and no good solutions. In recent weeks, North Korea has staged a number of provocative missile tests, taking concrete steps toward its ...

North Korea tension: China 'seriously concerned' about nuclear threats - BBC News

China says it is seriously concerned about North Korean nuclear development, in the wake of a BBC interview with a top official from the North. North Korea's vice-foreign minister told the BBC Pyongyang would continue to test missiles and would launch ...

Pence: US will say Trump 'off to a great start' in first 100 days - The Hill

Vice President Mike Pence · Mike (Michael) Richard PencePence: 'Very confident' Congress will repeal ObamaCare Pence: US will say Trump 'off to a great start' in first 100 days Pence to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready' MORE on Wednesday said he ...

Nation by nation, how Trump has shaken up Koreas, neighbors - Washington Post

SEOUL, South Korea — Unpredictable. Unhinged. Dangerous. Many South Koreans are using those words to describe the president of their most important ally, rather than the leader of their archrival to the North. They worry that President Donald Trump's ...

'The Sword Stands Ready': Mike Pence Issues Pointed Warning to North Korea - Mediaite

In a swing through Asia, Vice President Mike Pence issued some of his sharpest words yet to North Korea, warning the reclusive Communist nation that any use of conventional or nuclear weapons would no longer be tolerated by the United States.

Retailers grapple with Ivanka Trump brand - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

President Donald Trump kisses his daughter Ivanka after giving his acceptance speech during his election-night rally Nov. 9 in New York. As Ivanka Trump builds a new political career as an adviser to her father, the commercial engine of her lifestyle ...

North Korea drops nuclear bomb on US in disturbing video - Metro

A shocking North Korean video shows a nuclear bomb appearing to strike an American city, before a huge fiery mushroom cloud soars into the sky. The propaganda video, released by the state, includes frames of the American flag overlapped with an image ...

Mike Pence works to get health care reform passed after recess - Washington Times

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence delivers a speech during a lecture for Japan-U.S. business leaders at a hotel in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) more >. Print. By Sally Persons - The Washington Times - Wednesday, April 19 ...

Don't mess with N Korea's Kim, he thinks he's his grandfather - South China Morning Post

A North Korean soldier takes a photograph as South Korean soldiers stand guard at the truce village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone in Paju, South Korea. Photo: Bloomberg. Their stares are cold, tenacious and emotionless. They appeared bent to ...

Donald Trump says 'you always have to be concerned about nuclear war' as tensions with North Korea rise - The Independent

Americans “always have to be concerned” about the prospect of a thermonuclear war with North Korea, Donald Trump has said. Tensions between the secretive communist state and the US have ratcheted up in recent weeks and the US leader recently ...

Here's just how risky it is to fight North Korea - USA TODAY

U.S. military options for confronting North Korea's nuclear and missile development programs are fraught with grave risks, unlike recent strikes in Syria and Afghanistan. “Realistically, anything is on the table,” said Dean Cheng, a senior research ...

North Korean audience claps and cheers at screening of film showing its missiles blowing up US city - The Independent

A cheering audience in North Korea - including leader Kim Jong-un - has watched a video showing a missile strike destroying a US city. State television aired footage of a musical staged as part of the celebrations marking the 105th anniversary of the ...

VP Pence thanks corporate Japan for boosting US growth - Channel NewsAsia

Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday (Apr 19) hailed Japanese companies for contributing to US economic prosperity, moving to ease fears over the protectionist agenda of President Donald Trump. Posted 19 Apr 2017 19:33; Updated 19 Apr 2017 19: ...

Mike Pence promises 'overwhelming and effective' response to North Korea - Today.com

Vice President Mike Pence issued a new warning to North Korea overnight, labeling it a “dangerous and urgent threat.” This comes just hours after information emerged that the USS Carl Vinson, the aircraft carrier supposedly heading toward the Korean ...

VP Mike Pence Warns North Korea: 'We Will Defeat Any Attack' - NBCNews.com

Vice President Mike Pence renewed the Trump administration's tough talk on North Korea during his second stop of his 10-day Asia trip Wednesday after briefly pushing a more conciliatory line. Pence reiterated the commitment to defend U.S. allies in the ...

Behind the iron curtain of North Korea: Is Australia at risk? - SBS

It's been almost 70 years since the Korean War broke out, and still to this day the relationship between North Korea and its neighbours has many world leaders on edge. Missile tests by North Korea, now under the leadership of Kim Jong-un, regularly ...

North Korea's musical show ends with a mock-up video showing missiles blowing up America - Business Insider

North Korea's state television aired footage of a musical show marking the birthday of founding father Kim Il Sung, which ended with a mock-up video of missiles engulfing the United States in flames. A choral performance attended by Kim Jong Un, the ...

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