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The Trump administration just cranked up pressure on North Korea

The Trump administration just cranked up pressure on North Korea

In an unprecedented direct statement on Friday, Kim called Trump a "mentally deranged USA dotard " he would tame with fire. "We continue to seek the peaceful denuclearization of the peninsula". war of words would not lead to action", Ri said. Pyongyang, which has pursued its missile and nuclear programs in defiance of global sanctions, accuses the United States of planning to invade and regularly threatens to destroy it and its Asian allies.


Spokane celebrates National Voter Registration Day

Spokane celebrates National Voter Registration Day

Check out this National Voter Registration Day directory to see an event in your area. They can register and cast their ballots all the way up until 7 p.m. Today marks the sixth annual National Voter Registration Day , a day when organizations that care about our democracy and civic engagement like mine focus our efforts to ensure that every eligible voter has the opportunity to exercise their right to vote.


Blacklion resident and actor Tony Booth passes away

Blacklion resident and actor Tony Booth passes away

Tony Booth, best known for his role as Mike Rawlins in the classic BBC sitcom 'Till Death Us Do Part' has died, it has been announced. Three decades after his first fame, he was making headlines for attacking what he called "androids" at Labour's headquarters, and accused Tony Blair, who had married Cherie, one of his eight daughters, of stuffing the House of Lords with "Tony's Cronies".


Treat refugees with empathy: Varun

Treat refugees with empathy: Varun

The BJP , in its national executive Monday, adopted a resolution supporting the government's stand on the Rohingya issue. Gandhi also called for a national refugee policy, which differentiates between people fleeing a country following persecution as opposed to those fleeing poverty.


Saudi Arabia Says It Will End Ban And Allow Women To Drive

Saudi Arabia Says It Will End Ban And Allow Women To Drive

For many years, the ban on women driving has caused serious damage to the kingdom's global reputation. Women's rights activists since the 1990s have been pushing for the right to drive, saying it represents their larger struggle for equal rights under the law.


Russian Federation threatened to block Facebook

Russian Federation threatened to block Facebook

It has been widely viewed as the Kremlin's attempt to expand control over the Internet. "We will either achieve adherence to the law or the company [Facebook] will cease its operations on Russian territory". In Roskomnadzor say that Facebook is "not a unique service, there are other social networks". When asked about Zharov's comments, Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman effectively echoed the Roskomnadzor chief's words.