North Korea's nuclear threat - Harvard Gazette

Gary Samore, A.M. '78, Ph.D. '84, executive director for research at the Belfer Center, sees little substantial change in the decades-long stalemate with North Korea, but with economic sanctions imposed even by China, a longtime ally, the hermit nation ...

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 says to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready' - Military Times

YOKOSUKA, Japan — From the wind-swept deck of a massive aircraft carrier, Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday warned North Korea not to test the resolve of the U.S. military, promising it would make an "overwhelming and effective" response to any ...

Few military options for Trump in North Korea, and all of them are grim, say analysts - National Post

Three weeks before becoming president, Donald Trump weighed in on the threat of North Korea developing a nuclear warhead capable of reaching the U.S.: “It won't happen,” he vowed on Twitter. Now planners are contemplating what a U.S. strike to prevent ...

North Korea's Failed Missile Launch Eases Experts' Worst-Case Scenario Fears - WIRED

A tense weekend of brinksmanship between the United States and North Korea culminated in a failed missile test from the reclusive dictatorship. And while the busted launch does highlight the country's long-term commitment to advancing its warfare ...

North Korea video portrays US destroyed in missile barrage - CBS News

North Korea's isolated totalitarian regime marked the birthday of founder Kim Il Song over the weekend with a massive military parade and an attempted missile launch, but the spectacle wouldn't have been complete without a new animated video portraying ...

DC Daily: Vice President Pence says no North Korea negotiations for now - 10News

... -- In an exclusive interview, Vice President Mike Pence told CNN the U.S. would not negotiate directly with North Korea anytime soon. "The only thing we need to hear from North Korea is that they are ending and ultimately dismantling their nuclear ...

Donald Trump Can't Count On China To Keep North Korea In Check - Fortune

During the past week, tensions surrounding North Korea's nuclear weapons programme appear to have increased the prospect of war on the Korean peninsula. Such fears are heightened by the fact that the precise details of the Trump administration's policy ...

Is Donald Trump's Unpredictability an Advantage in Handling North Korea? - Slate Magazine

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un attending a military parade on Friday in Pyongyang marking the 105th anniversary of the birth of late North Korean leader Kim Il-sung. South Korea/STR/AFP/Getty Images. The increased tensions on the Korean ...

Now China is 'seriously concerned' noisy neighbour North Korea will spark nuclear war - The Sun

CHINA has revealed it is becoming increasingly concerned about North Korea's nuclear bragging as military tensions continue to mount in the region. North Korea's vice-foreign minister has told the BBC Pyongyang will continue to test missiles and would ...

Pence confident health care legislation will pass - 4029tv

The Vice President is confident that efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act will be fruitful. Vuz |. Updated: 9:44 AM CDT Apr 19, 2017. Advertisement. Advertisement. Share. Copy Link. Copy. {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Eugene ...

North Korea nuclear war fears as Kim Jong-un set for blast 'next Tuesday' to test Trump - Daily Star

Pyongyang is continuing to talk up its ambitions for a nuclear weapon capable of striking the US mainland. Kim was humiliated when his latest missile launch failed amid tensions with US President Donald Trump. North Korea is now expected to double down ...

Interview: Owning Up to US's Role in the North Korea Crisis - The Wire

Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Colin Powell, says the US should resolve the North Korea nuclear crisis through negotiations and should reckon with the impact of its previous actions.

Pence: President Trump Is A Man Of His Word - RealClearPolitics

Vice President Mike Pence sits down with CNN's Dana Bash to discuss President Trump's commitment to early administration promises. BASH: A lot of the voters supported the president because they liked that he was explicit that the U.S. was going to stop ...

Nation by nation, how Trump has shaken up Koreas, neighbors - Chicago Tribune

In this April 7, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he and Chinese President Xi Jinping walk together after their meetings at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. After decades of failure to stop North Korea’s march toward a nuclear ...

Empty Threats: Why Trump's Vow to Strike North Korea Was a Bluff - Sputnik International

While the White House threatened Pyongyang with a potential strike in the event of a new nuclear weapons test in North Korea, the US striking group was actually moving away from the Korean Peninsula. "There will be no strike against North Korea ...

North Korea 'Nukes' US in Latest Propaganda Video - Sputnik International

Pyongyang released a video showing a simulated North Korean missile strike against the United States; the footage was demonstrated during a concert honoring the birthday anniversary of the country's founding father, according to Yonhap News Agency.

Mike Pence Tells North Korea 'the Sword Stands Ready,' While U.S. Says Armada Not Headed to Korean Peninsula - U.S. News & World Report

Vice President Mike Pence gestures as he delivers a speech during a meeting with Japanese and U.S. business leaders in Tokyo on April 19, 2017. (TORU YAMANAKA/AFP/Getty Images). Vice President Mike Pence issued more stiff warnings to North Korea ...

North Korea mock-up video shows missiles blowing up the United States - The Sydney Morning Herald

Seoul: North Korea put on a musical show to mark the birthday of founding father Kim Il Sung, which ended with a mock-up video of missiles engulfing the United States in flames, prompting cheers from the audience and smiles from current leader Kim Jong ...

U.S. Diplomatic Strategy - Times Record News

The Trump Administration is suggesting China will receive a favorable trade deal - and perhaps other unspecified considerations - if Beijing helps terminate North Korea's nuclear weapons program. Cooperate to terminate - that's the gist of the U.S ...