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Estimates of North Korea's nuclear weapons hard to nail down

Estimates of North Korea's nuclear weapons hard to nail down

Before his meeting with the Prime Minister, Dunford held a meeting with his Japanese counterpart, Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano, during which they again stressed the importance of defence cooperation between the USA and Japan in the face of growing regional tension created by North Korea .


New US envoy, Abe vow to fortify alliance amid N. Korea threat

New US envoy, Abe vow to fortify alliance amid N. Korea threat

On the economy, Hagerty said that the USA will bolster its partnership with Japan and hopes to stimulate global economic growth and ensure job opportunities. The two leaders previously agreed Washington and Tokyo would strengthen their economic and defensive relationships, while also realigning USA forces in Japan to ensure their "long-term, sustainable presence".


Catalan police thank Turkish restaurant owner for helping after Barcelona terror attack

Catalan police thank Turkish restaurant owner for helping after Barcelona terror attack

The driver abandoned the van and fled on Thursday after speeding along a section of Las Ramblas , the most famous boulevard in Barcelona , leaving a trail of dead and injured among the crowds of tourists and local residents. In Cambrils , five attackers in an Audi A3 killed one woman, injured six, and critically injured seven more people. "The executors of the Barcelona attack were soldiers of the Islamic State ", Amaq said, quoted by SITE.


Why the US total solar eclipse is so special

Why the US total solar eclipse is so special

It is not recommended to make your own glasses as you might have researched, but it is okay to construct projector/ viewer , because using this viewer means you won't have to look directly at the sun. "The eclipse presents a wonderful opportunity for our community, and it is important to do proper research to protect your health". "There will be a lot of curious eyes watching the solar eclipse", he says.


Lebanon starts offensive to clear border of IS militants

Lebanon starts offensive to clear border of IS militants

Lebanon's Shi'ite Hezbollah group on Saturday started a joint military operation with the Syrian army against an Islamic State pocket on Syria's border with Lebanon, the Hezbollah-affiliated al-Manar television station reported. Hezbollah has been fighting alongside President Bashar Assad's forces in Syria since 2013. "Our mission is to clear the border areas all the way to the Syrian borders".


North Korean Ambassador says Self-Defense is Non-Negotiable

North Korean Ambassador says Self-Defense is Non-Negotiable

The South Korean leader has warned that Pyongyang completing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) and weaponizing it with miniaturized nuclear weapon is "nearing" a red line. or its territories. Some of Moon's advisers, moreover, are showing a desire for still more independence from American constraints by suggesting South Korea begin developing its own nuclear warheads - a prospect that would surely lead to a nuclear arms race in Northeast Asia.