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Linking WannaCry Cyber Attacks to Pyongyang 'Ridiculous', Says North Korea

Linking WannaCry Cyber Attacks to Pyongyang 'Ridiculous', Says North Korea

Elaborating on the benefits that North Korea will be provided if it scraps its nuclear programme, Tillerson said if the DPRK cooperates, then some companies can invest in the nation. [Image by Drew Angerer/Getty Images] However, North Korea is not ready just yet to extend talks and want some actions. In a news conference on Friday at the Defense Department, Mattis said the US will continue to work with the U.N., South Korea, China and Japan to try to find a way out of the situation.


What pushes North Korea to develop nuclear weapons?

What pushes North Korea to develop nuclear weapons?

At the United Nations , North Korea's deputy ambassador, Kim In Ryong, was defiant. The launch of a Hwasong-12 medium range missile, which North Korea says is capable of delivering a "large-size heavy nuclear warhead", revealed new capabilities not previously on display in earlier North Korea missile tests, according to nuclear nonproliferation expert David Schmerler of the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies in Monterey, California.



Saudis welcome Donald Trump with gold medal, receive arms package

USA delegation members travelling with Trump, including Kushner, were in high spirits leading up to the signing ceremony . "This package of defense equipment and services support the long-term security of Saudi Arabia and the Gulf region in the face of Iranian threats", a White House official said.



Trump said firing 'nut job' Comey relieved 'great pressure'

Comey was sacked the day before President Trump met with Russian officials, where it was reported that he leaked classified information to those officials during the meeting. With the president departing on Friday afternoon for the first foreign visit of his presidency, focus was turning to the scope and nature of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the United States election and links between the president's election campaign team and the Kremlin.


Congressman calls for Donald Trump's impeachment on House floor

Congressman calls for Donald Trump's impeachment on House floor

The contract on PredictIt titled "Will Donald Trump be impeached in 2017?" saw volume of more than 100,000 contracts in the last 24 hours after reports of a memo written by Comey that said Trump had asked him to end the Federal Bureau of Investigation's probe into ties between former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russian Federation.



Danny DeVito urges United Kingdom to vote Jeremy Corbyn in the General Election

Speaking on the change of political understanding of transgender issues, he said: "I do feel we have crossed into a place of more political acceptance". Jeremy Corbyn has accused Conservatives of risking a "war between generations" with a manifesto that pitches young against old. Under the plans set out in the Conservative manifesto on Thursday, the party said it would not go ahead with the proposed £72,000 limit on care costs after which people would be entitled to state support.