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United States moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, resulting protests

United States moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, resulting protests

Also arriving in the area is the USS Michigan , one of the Navy's Ohio-class nuclear-powered guided missile submarines. Pyongyang's sole major ally - to do more to rein it in, but the Asian giant has reacted with fury to the planned installation of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system.



China angry as US lands missile shield in South Korea

USA military vehicle moves as South Korean police officers try to block residents and protesters who oppose a plan to deploy an advanced United States missile defense system called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, in Seongju on Wednesday.


Pope Francis Calls for Humility and Togetherness in Surprise TED Talk

Pope Francis Calls for Humility and Togetherness in Surprise TED Talk

But all it takes is for one person to stop and help, and change the lives of people around us. In his talk, The Future Of You, Pope Francis, 80, stresses "we can only build a future by standing together, including everyone". "Instead of self-esteem, other-esteem", he said. Speaking from his heart, His Holiness attempted to offer encouragement about the future, and made a honest plea to the scientific minds at TED2017 to care more for each other and themselves than things, reported NPR .



What N Korea's Massive Artillery Drills Really Say About Pyongyang's Intentions

Top nuclear envoys from Japan, South Korea and the United States met Tuesday in Tokyo and vowed "stern action" against any fresh North Korean provocations. A ministry source said Wu was likely to meet his Japanese nuclear counterpart on Wednesday. It has threatened to sink a USA aircraft carrier heading to the region, as tensions mount over the North's nuclear weapons program.


Gay legislator hits back at online troll by calling grandma

Gay legislator hits back at online troll by calling grandma

Brian Sims, state representative for Pennsylvania in the U.S., was going through the motions of deleting hate-filled comments from his Facebook page. "It is the ultimate calling card of a coward to ― under the guise of night and behind a keyboard ― use the kind of language that in person would cause most decent people to respond in anger and frustration", Sims continued.


Wyoming wolf hunts to start again after US court decision

Wyoming wolf hunts to start again after US court decision

Wolves that roam Wyoming are once again the state's problem. Wyoming managed wolves from 2012 to 2014. Planning is now underway for the hunt in northwestern Wyoming, which will probably be similar to the state's last wolf hunting seasons in 2012 and 2013, officials said.