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NK claims successful launch of new ballistic missile

North Korean attempted but failed to test-launch ballistic missiles four times in the past two months. David Wright, co-director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists, said the missile could have a range of 4,500 kilometers (about 2,800 miles) if flown on a standard, instead of a lofted, trajectory - considerably longer than Pyongyang's current missiles.


Moon Jae-in Urges Sanctions to Rein in North Korea

Moon Jae-in Urges Sanctions to Rein in North Korea

Ultimately, the road to Pyongyang runs through Beijing, not least because China provides the bulk of North Korea's energy and food supplies. Relations between Seoul and Beijing have been growing sour amid the ongoing deployment of the US missile defense system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD).



International Court Of Justice Stays Kulbhushan Jadhav's Hanging

This means the ICJ order staying Jadhav " s hanging is binding on Pakistan. India has initiated the process of formally appealing against Jadhav's death sentence after more than a dozen requests for consular access were rejected by Pakistan.


NK missile launch demonstrates strides in ICBM development: U.S. expert

NK missile launch demonstrates strides in ICBM development: U.S. expert

North Korean propaganda must be considered with wariness, but if confirmed, the claim marks another big step forward in the country's escalating efforts to field a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the USA mainland. Moon, who favors a softer approach to the North than his conservative predecessors, strongly condemned the launch during an emergency national security meeting, calling it a clear violation of U.N.



London security researcher warns of another global cyber-attack on Monday

Microsoft has already released a patch for the latest Windows 10 operating system which is mandatory to download. The attack that began Friday is believed to be the biggest online extortion attack ever recorded, with victims including Britain's hospital network and Germany's national railway.