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United States sent two bombers to Korea this week

United States sent two bombers to Korea this week

As far back as 2013 the DPRK threatened Guam after B52's out of Andersen Air Force base flew near the North Korean border saying "the KPA strategic rocket force has already been on a-class alert to wipe out the U.S. North Korea's military threatened Wednesday to launch an intermediate-range ballistic missile attack on "areas near Guam" in order to contain the USA military's strategic assets based on the Pacific island.


US, Japan, Australia Urge Binding Code for South China Sea

US, Japan, Australia Urge Binding Code for South China Sea

Tension has risen since June, when Vietnam infuriated China by drilling for oil and gas in an offshore block that Beijing disputes. In the beginning of the 50-minute meeting with Taro Kono, Wang, also a former Chinese ambassador to Japan, said, "Your father was an honest politician".



Guam governor says North Korea's talk of revenge is no threat

Todd Thompson, a lawyer who lives on Guam , said he laughed off past threats because he "figured cooler heads in Washington would prevail, and it was just an idle threat". Despite North Korea's threat to attack Guam , it appears extremely unlikely that its leadership would risk its own destruction with a pre-emptive attack on the American territory.


US May Begin Airstrikes Against ISIS in Philippines

US May Begin Airstrikes Against ISIS in Philippines

In reaction, Fidel V. Agcaoili, chairman of the negotiating panel of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines, said, "We condemn any such agreement to allow USA to intervene militarily with air strikes and the use of drones". "The Mindanao State University is the symbol and life of Marawi City ". Lavrov asked Cayetano to convey to Duterte Moscow's "solidarity with his efforts to eliminate any extremist threat" to the Philippines and "our appreciation for your solidarity with ...


Anthem to Bow Out of Obamacare Exchange in Nevada Next Year

Anthem to Bow Out of Obamacare Exchange in Nevada Next Year

Anthem announced back in June it will not offer plans through the Obamacare exchange in IN for 2018 citing the volatile and shrinking health insurance market place as the reason. Missouri, Ohio and Washington state also have several largely rural counties where no insurance company will participate in the marketplace in 2018. "A number of insurers in several states requested rate increases of 30 percent or more".


North Korea threatens to strike USA military base at Guam

North Korea threatens to strike USA military base at Guam

Marines move there from Japan, under a delayed bilateral agreement aimed at reducing the U.S. military footprint on southern island of Okinawa. Financial markets have tended to quickly shake off North Korea's periodic saber-rattling in the past, dismissing it as bluster, but tensions have lingered this year amid signs that it is making progress in its ballistic missile program and on Trump's growing frustration with Pyongyang.