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North Korea moving airplanes, boosting defense after US bomber flight: Yonhap

Ellsworth's 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron deployed to Guam in July. "Now that Trump has denied the existence of and insulted me and my country in front of the eyes of the world and made the most ferocious declaration of a war in history that he would destroy the DPRK, we will consider with seriousness exercising of a corresponding, highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history", Kim wrote in comments carried by state-run media.


US Treasury sanctions banks, representatives linked to N.Korea

US Treasury sanctions banks, representatives linked to N.Korea

Ri Yong-ho accuses Trump of issuing a " declaration of war " at the UNNorth Korea announced that it considers US President Donald Trump's threats against it a " declaration of war " and plans to invoke its powers of self-defense. Kang made the remark in a meeting with U.S. congressional leaders including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, John McCain, chairman of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee, and Ed Royce, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, in Washington on ...


Putin: Russia Will Destroy Last of Its Chemical Weapons Today

Putin: Russia Will Destroy Last of Its Chemical Weapons Today

A Russian military officer showing a Scud missile of the type that Soviet forces filled with nerve agents and stored in seven chemical weapons arsenals in this June, 2001 file picture. "We expect that the United States, like other countries, will fulfil its obligations under worldwide agreements", the Russian leader concluded. He added: 'Well okay, we expect the United States to carry out all of its obligations it has taken upon itself as part of global agreements just like other countries ...


German minister praises Macron's Europe speech

German minister praises Macron's Europe speech

Macron offered a sweeping vision for Europe's future in a speech on Tuesday, calling for the European Union to cooperate more closely on defense, immigration, tax and social policy, and for the single currency bloc to have its own budget.


France's Macron seeks joint defence force under European Union reforms

France's Macron seeks joint defence force under European Union reforms

And in Asia the USA unit extended its gains towards 113 yen ahead of the long-awaited release of details on Trump's tax plan, which he said would cut the burden "not just a little bit, but tremendously" for the middle class. - Greens co-leader Cem Özedmir has said that trying to help struggling southern European economies by imposing austerity measures alone does not work in Europe.


Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Abu Dhabi Test begins tomorrow

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Abu Dhabi Test begins tomorrow

We had a good chat with the boys this morning. The Asian side will play in the longest format for the first time since the duo retired from worldwide cricket in May when Pakistan take on Sri Lanka in a two-match Test series starting Abu Dhabi on Thursday.