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US Warplanes Fly Off North Korea Coast In New Show Of Force

US bombers and fighter escorts flew off the coast of North Korea on Saturday in a show of force against its nuclear weapons program, escalating already sky-high tensions. The hermit state’s foreign minister meanwhile derided Donald Trump as “mentally deranged” at the United Nations, while the US president fired back on Twitter with fresh threats. …

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War Of Words Ratchets Up Between Kim And Trump

An escalating war of words between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un ratcheted up a notch on Friday as the US president dubbed North Korea’s leader a “madman,” a day after the reclusive regime hinted it may explode a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean. Hours earlier, in a rare personal attack, Kim took aim at …

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Trump Warns UN Assembly He May Have To ‘Destroy’ North Korea

A bellicose President Donald Trump used his maiden address to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday to warn “Rocket Man” Kim Jong-Un that he will “totally destroy” North Korea if it threatens the United States or its allies. Appearing before the 193-member body that emerged from the ashes of World War II, Trump boasted of …

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Deadly Devastation As Irma Rips Through Caribbean

Hurricane Irma on Thursday slashed its way through the Caribbean towards the United States, transforming tropical island paradises into scenes of death and ruin. Wielding monster winds and pounding rain, the rare Category 5 hurricane was on a potential collision course with southern Florida, where at-risk areas were being evacuated. “It will be truly devastating,” …

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US Says N. Korea ‘Begging For War,’ Pushes For Tougher UN Sanctions

  The US accused North Korea of “begging for war” Monday, as it pushed for the “strongest possible measures” on Pyongyang following its sixth and most powerful nuclear test, but faced resistance from China and Russia. US Ambassador Nikki Haley told an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council that Washington will present a new …

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UN Security Council Convenes Emergency Meeting On North Korea

The UN Security Council on Monday opened an emergency meeting to agree to a response to North Korea’s sixth and most powerful nuclear test as calls mounted for a new raft of tough sanctions to be imposed on Pyongyang. The United States, Britain, France, Japan and South Korea requested the urgent meeting after North Korea …

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N. Korea Has Developed H-Bomb Missile Warhead-State Media

North Korea has developed a hydrogen bomb which can be loaded into the country’s new intercontinental ballistic missile, the official Korean Central News Agency claimed Sunday. Questions remain over whether nuclear-armed Pyongyang has successfully miniaturised its weapons, and whether it has a working H-bomb, but KCNA said that leader Kim Jong-Un had inspected such a …

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North Korea Says More Missiles To Come As UN Condemns Launch

North Korea leader Kim Jong-Un has promised more missile flights over Japan, insisting his nuclear-armed nation’s provocative launch was a mere “curtain-raiser”, in the face of UN condemnation and US warnings of severe repercussions. The Hwasong-12 intermediate-range missile that Pyongyang unleashed on Tuesday represented a major escalation of tensions over its weapons programmes. In recent …

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US Warns ‘All Options’ Open After North Korea Launch

US President Donald Trump warned “all options” are again on the table Tuesday after North Korea snubbed Washington’s bid to lure it back to talks by test firing a ballistic missile over Japan. Trump revived his implied threat of pre-emptive US military action just days after congratulating himself that North Korea’s Kim Jong-Un appeared to …

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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Trump Views US Solar Eclipse Without Protective Eyewear

US President, Donald Trump was on Monday caught on camera watching the Solar eclipse from the balcony of the White House without protective eyewear. According to AFP,¬†Trump glanced skyward without protective eyewear which is against experts idea. “Don’t look,” an aide shouted to him. He later donned glasses reports AFP. Eclipse watchers also flocked to …

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