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“‘North Korea is a terrorist nation’: Missile test met with anger and fear in Japan”

“Japanese people reacted with a mixture of anger and resignation to North Korea’s latest test launch of a missile over northern Japan, with some suggesting that the international community should now treat the regime of Kim Jong-un as a “terrorist … Continue reading

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“China ‘opposes’ North Korea missile launch, rejects blame”

“China condemned North Korea’s [NEW] launch of a ballistic missile over Japan on Friday, but said it was “irresponsible” to blame Beijing for regional tensions after Washington urged it to rein in its ally.”… But Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua … Continue reading

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North Korea shoots missile over Japan

* Missile flies 2,700 km, reaches altitude of 550 km – S.Korea * Test comes after rise in tensions, during U.S.-S.Korea drills * N.Korean missile did not threaten North America – Pentagon * Global markets rattled by escalation in tension … Continue reading

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“I’d launch nukes at China on Trump’s orders, says US Pacific Fleet chief “

“The US Pacific Fleet chief said he would obey a hypothetical order to launch a nuclear strike against China if the president chose to give it. The remarks follow the director of the CIA’s recent assessment that Beijing poses a … Continue reading

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“Right-wing populists turn on Donald Trump after missile strikes” [On Syria]

“Nigel Farage, Milo Yiannopoulos Katie Hopkins, right-wing vlogger Paul Joseph Watson, Ukip leader Paul Nuttall and Ukip donor Arron Banks are among the Trump supporters who have been disappointed by their hero.” http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/04/07/nigel-farage-right-wing-populists-turn-donald-trump-missile/ Update: 4/10/17 – This article sounds a little … Continue reading

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“U.S. Launches Missiles at Syrian Base After Chemical Weapons Attack”

“The United States launched dozens of cruise missiles Thursday night at a Syrian airfield in response to what it believes was Syria’s use of banned chemical weapons that killed at least 100 people, the U.S. military said.” http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/u-s-launches-missiles-syrian-base-after-chemical-weapons-attack-n743636?cid=eml_nbn_20170406 The President … Continue reading

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“US preparing new Iran sanctions over missile test”

“The Trump administration is preparing to levy new sanctions on Iran, U.S. officials say, in the first punitive action since the White House put Iran “on notice” after it test-fired a ballistic missile… The sanctions, coming in the first weeks … Continue reading

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