North Korea warns US of 'super-mighty pre-emptive strike' - Daily Times

PYONGYANG: North Korean state media has warned Washington of a “super-mighty pre-emptive strike” which would “reduce the US to ashes.” The statement comes after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Washington would pressure North Korea over ...

Krauthammer: With North Korea, We Do Have Cards to Play - Fox News

The U.S. has ways to shut down Kim Jong-un's nuclear-missile program short of war. By Charles Krauthammer, For The National Review. The crisis with North Korea may appear trumped up. It's not. Given that Pyongyang has had nuclear weapons and ...

Tubby tyrant Kim Jong-un cannot hurt the West, says Frederick Forsyth - Express.co.uk

THE CO, never famous for her unstinting praise of this old codger, chides me for not sharing her panic over the monstrous little country called North Korea. By Frederick Forsyth. PUBLISHED: 07:45, Fri, Apr 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 07:50, Fri, Apr 21, 2017 ...

UN Security Council condemns North Korean missile launch - KRCRTV.COM

UNITED NATIONS (CNN) - The UN Security Council has formally condemned North Korea's latest missile launch, demanding that it "immediately" cease further actions that violate resolutions. "The members of the Security Council expressed their utmost ...

Kang: An anti-war movement is more urgent now than ever - The Daily Northwestern

Recently the threat of war has, like an ominous storm cloud, smothered us with fear. The war machine that we have seen ravage other countries like Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan has only grown with the Trump administration's foreign policy. In the last ...

The facts have changed, but China and its currency remain an emotional issue - STLtoday.com

FILE - In this Thursday, April 6, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping as he arrives before dinner at Mar-a-Lago resort, in Palm Beach, Fla. In recent weeks, Trump has moved away from his tough ...

Why US trade deficit with China, South Korea and Japan must be making Pyongyang very happy - South China Morning Post

All the talk over what to do with North Korea overlooks one problem, to which people are not paying much attention. That is, the yawning trade gap between the US and all its leading trade partners. It's a lot easier to grasp the significance of a North ...

South Korea on heightened alert as isolated North readies for army celebration - Reuters

A soldier salutes from atop an armoured vehicle as it drives past the stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a military parade marking the 105th birth anniversary of country's founding father Kim Il Sung, in Pyongyang April 15, 2017.

US officials say increased activity by Chinese bomber aircraft - Asahi Shimbun

WASHINGTON--The United States is aware of a higher-than-usual level of activity by Chinese bomber planes, signaling a possible heightened state of readiness, U.S. officials said on Thursday, but downplayed concerns and left open a range of possible ...

Japan studying plan to evacuate Japanese in S. Korea in event of armed conflict - The Mainichi

The government is studying a plan to evacuate Japanese nationals in South Korea to designated shelters in that country should the United States decide to launch an attack on North Korea, sources close to the government said. 【Related】Appealing for calm ...

THE INSIDER: Testing times while having a blast - Business Day (registration)

Will Donald Trump ask Kim Jong-Un if he could please send a nuclear missile over the US? 21 April 2017 - 06:00 AM The Insider. Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un. Pictures: REUTERS. The Pentagon wants to conduct a risky exercise in May to test its ability to ...

North Korea: Why military action will be a disaster and a patient solution is required - ABC Online

Pundits often cite the North Korean regime's crimes against its citizens as proof of Kim Jong-un's irrationality as a leader. These crimes, as exhaustively documented by former High Court justice Michael Kirby for the UN Human Rights Council, are ...

UNSC threatens new sanctions on North Korea, says no more nuclear tests - The Asian Age

In a unanimous statement, the council said that North Korea actions were 'greatly increasing tension in the region and beyond'. The council has imposed six sets of sanctions on North Korea -- two of which. The council has imposed six sets of sanctions ...

Guest Editorial: Administration correct to pressure North Korea - Aiken Standard

In this April 15, 2017, file photo, soldiers march across Kim Il Sung Square during a military parade in Pyongyang, North Korea, to celebrate the 105th birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung, the country's late founder and grandfather of current ruler Kim ...

Nuclear envoys of S. Korea, US, Japan to meet next week to discuss NK issue - The Korea Herald

South Korea, the United States and Japan will meet next week to discuss their coordinated approach toward North Korea's nuclear and missile threats, the foreign ministry here said Friday. Kim Hong-kyun, special representative for Korean Peninsula peace ...

Which Countries Are In North Korea's Nuclear Crosshairs? - Daily Caller

North Korea regularly threatens nuclear war against the U.S., a country perceived in Pyongyang as the greatest threat to its long-term survival. It is unlikely, however, that the North has developed the long-range missile technology required to strike ...

Pyongyang Calls on UN Secretariat to Hold Forum on UN Resolutions - Sputnik International

North Korean UN mission said that the UN Secretariat should hold a forum of legal experts to discuss the legal grounds for the UN Security Council resolutions on the country. Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force Su-30 fighter, right, flies along ...

Foreign Ministry hopeful over US remarks - ecns

Denuclearization peacefully through talks and maintaining peace and stability of the Korean Peninsula is the only effective way to solve the region's nuclear issue, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said in Beijing on Thursday. Lu made the remark ...

UN Security Council unanimously adopts statement condemning N. Korea missile launch - Korea Times

The U.N. Security Council on Thursday unanimously adopted a press statement strongly condemning North Korea's latest missile launch. "The members of the Security Council expressed their utmost concern over the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's ...

UNSC fails to release press statement against N. Korea - The Japan News

Jiji PressNEW YORK (Jiji Press) — The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday failed to release a press statement against North Korea over its latest ballistic missile launch on Sunday as Russia sounded cautious about the move, which was led by the United ...