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US Considers Shooting Down North Korea Missiles

We're not only friends, we're trusted allies. US President Donald Trump is expected to press China and Russian Federation to exert more pressure to force North Korea to stop its nuclear ambitions. "We wanted to be responsible and go through all diplomatic means to get their attention first", Haley said. Malcolm Davis, a senior defense analyst at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, said it was now important to "take the military option very seriously".



North Korean leader: Trump is 'mentally deranged'

The Trump administration has twice certified that Iran is complying with the agreement but has said he would not keep doing so indefinitely. "By violating its global commitments, the new U.S. "When the announcement is made, it will fit into a fundamentally sound and broad strategy aimed at addressing Iran's destabilizing behavior and prioritizing protecting American vital interests", McMaster said on NBC's Today show.


France defends Iran nuclear deal, which Trump calls deeply flawed

France defends Iran nuclear deal, which Trump calls deeply flawed

Trump has long criticised the 2015 Iran nuclear deal , which lifted billions of dollars' worth of sanctions on the condition that the state destroyed 98% of its stockpile of weapons grade uranium. "All the seven reports of the IAEA have also confirmed that Iran has been fully compliant with its obligations", he emphasized, warning the United States against any violations of the multilateral accord.



Iran's Khamenei slams Trump's 'gangster and cowboy' speech

Rouhani said the "ignorant, ugly, spiteful literature of the USA president, which was full of false information and groundless allegations, against the Iranian nation" were beneath the dignity of the United Nations. Senior Iranian cleric Kazem Seddiqi addresses worshippers during weekly Friday Prayers in Tehran on September 22, 2017. Tensions between Tehran and Washington have increased under Trump's administration.


SCARAMUCCI: Steve Bannon has white nationalist 'tendencies'

SCARAMUCCI: Steve Bannon has white nationalist 'tendencies'

The circle of life for those in the current White House has grown past the initial hiring and firing stages, expanding to include a publicity tour where the formerly belittled and/or mocked attempt to rehabilitate their image after (or just cash-in on) their brief stint near the Oval Office.


Kim Jong-un vows to tame 'mentally deranged' Trump

Kim Jong-un vows to tame 'mentally deranged' Trump

Yang Uk, a senior researcher at the Korea Defence and Security Forum in Seoul, said that North Korea would most probably fire a warhead-tipped intermediate-range Hwasong-12 or Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile and it will blow it up a few hundred kilometers over the Pacific Ocean.