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North Korea fires another missile over Japan, deepening regional tensions

North Korea fires another missile over Japan, deepening regional tensions

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in London last week that Iran was not contributing positively to regional security "through their actions to prop up the Assad regime [in Syria]", by engaging in "malicious activities in the region" and by "aggressively developing ballistic missiles".



McMaster: 'We Are Out of Time' With North Korea

Haley said the threats were not empty and if the diplomatic process with North Korea doesn't work she "would be perfectly happy to send this over to [Defense] Secretary Mattis" since he has "plenty of military options". The Spanish government has informed North Korea's ambassador to Madrid, Kim Hyok Chol, that he must leave the country before the end of the month, officials said.


Three Clay County girls abducted

Three Clay County girls abducted

The abduction took place at 7:30am this morning and involved a maroon colored 4 door Cadillac CTS with Iowa plates 561 XEY. The vehicle was possibly traveling in northwest Iowa or Minnesota. Olivia is described as a 3-foot female with long, dark brown hair wearing pink sleeper pajamas and green slippers. Adia was wearing a pink short sleeve shirt with blue jeans and multi colored tennis shoes.


US Dedicates First American Military Base in Israel

US Dedicates First American Military Base in Israel

The soldiers will work from a special military base that has been set up within an already existing Israeli Air Force base. A permanent USA base in Israel "allows us to improve our defense, in discovery and in interception and in preparedness", Haimovitch explained.


Turkish president: Trump apologized for indictment of security staff in brawl

Turkish president: Trump apologized for indictment of security staff in brawl

The notification triggered a period in which Congress could review the deal before final approval is granted. Turkey's continued intransigence about the events of May 16, in which 11 people were injured in a melee outside the Turkish ambassador's residence, prompted a Senate committee to approve a measure that would block the US government from supporting the sale of weapons to security forces protecting Erdogan.


Aston Martin weighing up two key factors

Aston Martin weighing up two key factors

Either way, this is the worst game of 20 Questions I've ever seen. Aston Martin have also been linked with powering Red Bull in the future but chief executive Andy Palmer said the prospect of them becoming an independent engine supplier was dependent on the cost of power units decreasing with the new regulations.