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US moves to have North Korea suspended from Asia forum

US moves to have North Korea suspended from Asia forum

Hundreds flee each year to China and make it to Thailand after an overland journey, from where they are usually sent on to South Korea. "We don't think having a dialogue where the North Koreans come to the table assuming they're going to maintain their nuclear weapons is productive", he warned .



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Tillerson to travel to Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia

Tillerson to travel to Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia

It follows the death of United States student Otto Warmbier a week after his release from a North Korean prison. He had been sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for allegedly stealing a propaganda poster in March 2016. Han Chol-Su, a senior North Korea development official, earlier denied that the loss of business would hurt his country's economy. China accounts for up to 90 percent of North Korea's foreign trade and, as a permanent member of the UN Security Council, ...


Tillerson to press China and ASEAN states on North Korea in Manila

Tillerson to press China and ASEAN states on North Korea in Manila

Given all the monsters that have crawled from under the rock with the toppling of Hussein and Qaddafi and the Taliban, it's sensible to consider that toppling Kim may precipitate a worse crisis than the current one - where North Korea , apart from other threats, is testing intercontinental ballistic missiles to get U.S.


USA moves to have North Korea suspended from Asia forum

USA moves to have North Korea suspended from Asia forum

He said Jong is playing with risky toys over North Korea's nuclear armoury. Foreign ministers from all the major powers involved in trying to curtail North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's atomic ambitions will be in the Philippine capital for the event, offering a rare chance for face-to-face talks on the crisis.


Royal Air Maroc to Start Pilgrimage Flights August 8

Royal Air Maroc to Start Pilgrimage Flights August 8

On Tuesday, Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon said more than 40,000 pilgrims may not perform Hajj this year owing to visa processing problem. The unsuccessful hajj pilgrims are expected to pay up the difference of GHc3,380 if they are to make the trip this year. Representatives from the religious affairs ministry and Hajj Agencies Association of Bangladesh (Haab), and senior officials of Biman Bangladesh Airlines were present at the meeting with Menon in the chair.