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By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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US plans to shoot down ICBM for the first time amid North Korea threats

WASHINGTON — Preparing for North Korea’s growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week. The goal is to more closely simulate More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Trump says North Korea is a world problem that ‘will be solved’

TAORMINA, Italy — President Donald Trump is declaring that North Korea is “a world problem” but says “it will be solved.” Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday ahead More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea will allow a civic group to contact North Korea over help in fighting malaria, the first such approval since North Korea's fourth nuclear test in January 2016, officials said More...

By admin On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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US diplomat: China tightened border controls with N. Korea

BEIJING (AP) - The top U.S. diplomat for East Asia says Chinese officials have told Washington they have tightened border controls with North Korea as part of U.N. sanctions aimed at halting Pyongyang's nuclear More...

By admin On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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US general heading Alaska forces outlines potential threats

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - A U.S. military general has told Alaska business owners that he's more worried about North Korea's missile advancements than he is about the country's current military capabilities. The More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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France sounds alarm at U.N. over latest North Korea missile test

French diplomats at the United Nations are sounding the alarm over North Korea's ballistic missile capabilities, calling upon the international organization to execute a new round of sanctions against Pyongyang More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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North Korea says ready to deploy, mass produce new missile

TOKYO (AP) - North Korea says it's ready to deploy and start mass producing a new medium-range missile capable of reaching Japan and major U.S. military bases there following a test launch it claims confirmed the More...

By admin On Sunday, May 21st, 2017
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The Latest: UN plans to discuss latest Korean missile test

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The Latest on North Korea's missile test (all times local): 4 a.m. Diplomats say the United Nations Security Council plans to hold urgent consultations on the latest North Korea missile More...

By admin On Sunday, May 21st, 2017
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North Korea fires another ballistic missile, Seoul says

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea on Sunday fired a ballistic missile from an area near its capital, Pyongyang, South Korea’s military said, in the latest weapons test for a country speeding up its development More...

By admin On Sunday, May 21st, 2017
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The Latest: White House says NKorea tests midrange missile

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): 12:20 p.m. The White House says it's aware that North Korea has launched a midrange ballistic missile in the More...