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USGS can not confirm if N Korea quake natural or manmade

USGS can not confirm if N Korea quake natural or manmade

For reference, the USA agency recorded a 6.3 magnitude quake after North Korea's hydrogen bomb test on September 3, its sixth of a nuclear weapon. However, South Korea's weather agency was viewing the earthquake as a natural phenomenon and said they are still examining the reasons for the quake.


SDF captures Syria's largest gas field

SDF captures Syria's largest gas field

The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , which tracks the war in Syria , said SDF fighters have not yet taken the field in the province of Deir az Zor, saying fighting is ongoing around it. Syrian troops supported by Iranian-backed militias have also crossed to the eastern side of the river, increasing their presence in an area where USA -backed militias have also advanced.


Earthquake Detected in North Korea; China Suspects Nuclear Test

Earthquake Detected in North Korea; China Suspects Nuclear Test

Ri Yong-ho told the General Assembly that Trump's vow to "totally destroy" his country if necessary had made "our rockets' visit to the entire USA mainland all the more inevitable". Trump branded Kim " Rocket Man " and threatened to " totally destroy North Korea " in his United Nations speech. The most recent exchange of expletives began when Trump addressed the United Nations General Assembly for the first time on Tuesday.


Tillerson cites strongest North Korea sanctions ever

Tillerson cites strongest North Korea sanctions ever

Wang made no mention in his speech of US President Donald Trump's announcement of new sanctions on Thursday that open the door wider to blacklisting people and entities doing business with North Korea , including its shipping and trade networks.


Top North Korea officials denounce Trump as 'crazed hoodlum'

Top North Korea officials denounce Trump as 'crazed hoodlum'

US President Donald Trump is "mentally deranged" and will "pay dearly" for his threat to destroy North Korea, Kim Jong-Un said Friday, as his Foreign Minister hinted the regime may explode a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean. In an executive order issued Thursday, the Treasury Department has been granted expanded latitude to target anyone trading with North Korea, barring them from using the USA banking system.


What's a dotard anyway? Kim insults Trump

What's a dotard anyway? Kim insults Trump

Trump added economic sanctions to his fiery military threats against North Korea , and renewed his rhetorical offensive against Kim Jong Un on Friday, calling the reclusive leader "obviously a madman ". The North Korean diplomat claimed the North Korean regime possesses a hydrogen bomb that can be coupled with an intercontinental ballistic missile, and is prepared to use its latest technology if needed.