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North Korea border object was balloon, says South

North Korea border object was balloon, says South

The test was North Korea's second in a week and South Korea's new liberal government said it dashed its hopes for peace on the peninsula. It said the military also bolstered its air surveillance. That's because of the North's continued advancement as a nuclear state and its increasing technical prowess in developing missiles that can deliver warheads.


OPEC extends output cut deal to March next year

OPEC extends output cut deal to March next year

Consequently, oil traders are wary that OPEC's new pledge will do any real support to the depressed prices. "This is a bit tricky as production cuts cause higher prices which will incentivise more production for the US shale oil and reduce the impact of the production cuts".



Nigeria oil minister says not opposed to eventually joining output cuts

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed at a Vienna meeting to carry forward supply cuts through at least next March in order to help balance global supply and demand. Al-Falih pointed out that OPEC's compliance with cuts was 102%. USA oil production has already risen by more than 10% since mid-2016 to more than 9.3-million barrels a day as its drillers take advantage of higher prices and the supply gap left by Opec and its allies.


Gunmen in Philippines Take Hostages, Including Priest

Gunmen in Philippines Take Hostages, Including Priest

Hataman also confirmed the burning by marauding Maute gunmen of a Catholic church and an old school, the Dansalan College in Marawi City. At least three government troops have been killed in the fighting. "Shooting to kill won't be a solution; there needs to be a much broader attempt to address the issues that are being raised by average people in Mindanao that sometimes can feed this disconentent".


South Korea Fires Warning Shots at North Korea

South Korea Fires Warning Shots at North Korea

That's why the foreign ministry's briefing to President Moon's special advisory committee on Wednesday garnered attention as Moon vowed to take a different stance on Pyongyang during his campaign. Brooks said, according to Yonhap News , a "very unsafe situation" is looming over the peninsula as North Korea carried out missile launches, claiming to be capable of carrying nuclear warheads.



Jose Mourinho Reveals The Joke He Shared With Sir Alex Ferguson

United's first continental trophy in nine years brings with it the welcome boon of Champions League qualification after a disappointing Premier League campaign, but more crucially a cathartic, if temporary, release for some. "So so so so happy with our win tonight!" "I'm anxious a little bit in case something happens tonight, but I guess it's always a risk you take anyway and go to high profile games", she said.