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North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir V. Putin, who was at the forum, had a "fairly detailed talk" about the situation of the Korean Peninsula, including the North's missile test, said Mr. "North Korea's missile launch is a serious threat to Japan and clearly violate against the United Nations resolution". Moon, South Korea's first liberal leader in almost a decade, said as he took his oath of office last week that he'd be willing to visit the North if the circumstances ...



That Massive Global Cyberattack Is Bigger Than We Thought

EU's law enforcement agency Europol director Rob Wainwright. "We're in the face of an escalating threat, the numbers are going up". The ransomware attack struck British National Health Service organisations, along with computer networks of companies and municipalities in dozens of other countries.



North Korea test-fires ballistic missile, challenges newly elected leader in South

South Korea's new President Choe was asked whether Pyongyang is preparing to hold dialogue with the government of new South Korean President Moon Jae-in. "I don't know what North Korea is thinking of, they're so insane", she said, adding that the forum was a "chance for China to get more control of this kind of worldwide affairs".



Philippine lawmakers kill impeachment case against Duterte

The chief of the president's legal team, Salvador Panelo, said the impeachment complaint would distract lawmakers from important issues. The early rejection of the complaint demonstrates the challenges faced by opponents in using democratic mechanisms to take on Duterte, who enjoys a public approval rating of 82 per cent, and a massive social media support base.



US President Donald Trump in NY to meet Turnbull

In a tweet , Sanders said Trump was right when he praised Australia's system of universal health care in a meeting with Prime Minister Turnbull in NY. "Let's take a look at the Australian healthcare system". The heated argument on phone centered on a US-Australia agreement under former President Obama for the US to accept refugees from Australia.


China invests $124bn in Belt and Road global trade project

China invests $124bn in Belt and Road global trade project

He said we would remain eternally grateful to our close friend China and its leadership for this wonderful project. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan-"This is going to be the kind of initiative that will put an end to terrorism". The network featured land, sea and air transportation routes and information expressway supported by major railway, port and pipeline projects. Reuters reported that the memorandums of understanding add to $57 billion United States dollars already pledged for ...