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North Korean university names detained U.S. citizen

North Korean university names detained U.S. citizen

A USA citizen has reportedly been arrested as he tried to fly out of North Korea, becoming the third American to be detained there, South Korea's Yonhap news agency said today. "If Australia persists in following the United States moves to isolate and stifle the DPRK and remains a shock brigade of the USA master, this will be a suicidal act of coming within the range of the nuclear strike of the strategic force of the DPRK", Pyongpang said.


Trump tells United Nations to prepare new North Korea sanctions

Trump tells United Nations to prepare new North Korea sanctions

Pyongyang has also detained a U.S. citizen - Kim Sang-Duk, or Tony Kim , who was lecturing at a foreign-funded university in Pyongyang , the university said Monday. Two Japanese destroyers joined the USS Carl Vinson and two other US warships as they continued their journey north in the western Pacific Ocean, the US Navy said in a statement.


Trump Administration Calls on North Korea to Free Jailed US Citizen

Trump Administration Calls on North Korea to Free Jailed US Citizen

North Korea separately fired what USA officials said were a Scud-type missile and a midrange missile earlier this month, but the launches were analyzed as failures. Angered by the approach of the USS Carl Vinson carrier group, a defiant North Korea, which has carried on nuclear and missile tests in defiance of successive rounds of United Nations sanctions, said on Monday the deployment was "an extremely risky act by those who plan a nuclear war to invade".



Macron Must Win Big Now If He Is to Fulfil Pledges

The British tabloid newspaper reacted to the results by plastering the words "The new French revolution" in all caps on Monday's front page. Calling herself the candidate for the people, the far-right presidential contender said: "The main thing at stake in this election is the rampant globalization that is endangering our civilization".


Emmanuel Macron vows to fight 'threat of nationalists'

Emmanuel Macron vows to fight 'threat of nationalists'

The last opinion polls before voting opened on Sunday showed Ms Le Pen and Mr Macron narrowly ahead of Mr Fillon and Mr Melenchon in what was billed as one of the most unpredictable elections in generations. Polls suggest the ex-investment banker would beat Le Pen easily in the second round run-off on May 7, which will not feature a candidate from the traditional left or right for the first time in six decades.


Trump ladies: Melania and Ivanka have a 'frosty' relationship

Trump ladies: Melania and Ivanka have a 'frosty' relationship

But other sources say Melania is not the least bit interested in being First Lady, and that she's simply being dragged along on Donald's ego trip against her will. Despite Melania Trump's claims that her stay in Trump Tower is exclusively because of Barron Trump's transitional needs and not because she is avoiding Donald Trump and her roles as first lady , there are reports that reveal otherwise.