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Joint Chiefs Chairman: Full Range of Military Options Ready Against North Korea

North Korea's GDP is half that of Vermont - the U.S. state with the lowest GDP! A Canadian pastor who was imprisoned for more than two years was released last week. Meanwhile, China announced on Monday it was going enforce the latest United Nations sanctions against Pyongyang this week, banning the imports of resources and seafood from North Korea.



General Dunford to hold talks with South Korean counterparts

North Korea, which is angry over new United Nations sanctions condemning its rapidly developing nuclear and missile programme, continued its tough stance on Monday. North Korea's regime has issued a new warning against the United States and South Korea. Dunford says he wants to underscore the United States' "ironclad commitment" to its alliance with Seoul and Tokyo.


Rupert Murdoch has 'urged Trump to cut Steve Bannon'

Rupert Murdoch has 'urged Trump to cut Steve Bannon'

CBS News reported Monday night that "several high-placed sources inside and outside the White House" believed that Bannon could soon be losing his position. "Denouncing white supremacy without equivocation and without reservation should have been a no-brainer for President Trump. And it is a privilege every day to enable the national security team".


Separatists call for shutdown on I-Day, praise Pakistan Army

Separatists call for shutdown on I-Day, praise Pakistan Army

Pakistan today violated the ceasefire by shelling forward posts and civilian areas along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, drawing retaliation from the Indian Army. The APHC-AJK chapter held a protest demonstration outside Indian High Commission in Islamabad against the spree of killings and brutalities unleashed by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir.


Kenyans Await Word on Election Challenge From Odinga

Kenyans Await Word on Election Challenge From Odinga

Even before Uhuru was announced the victor of the hotly contested race, Raila who was seeking presidency a record fourth time , came out to dispute the results (preliminary) saying the election had been stolen from him yet again and made it clear that seeking court redress was not an option.


Kenya accused of intimidating rights groups after election

Kenya accused of intimidating rights groups after election

Odinga claims that hackers infiltrated the electoral commission's systems and manipulated the results. Its leader was among the few election observers to announce anomalies in the presidential vote. In a letter to police, the NGO board claimed that Africorg is not registered. After two elections in 2007 and 2013 in which the outcome was rejected by the opposition, and against a background of vote manipulation that stretches back to the years of one-party rule, has Kenya finally, in ...