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The EU extended sanctions against the DPRK

The EU extended sanctions against the DPRK

In accordance with the United Nations resolution, the EU Council said in a statement released Thursday that it had added a further nine individuals, including the state-owned Foreign Trade Bank (FTB) to its sanctions list, taking the total number of blacklisted individuals to 103, plus 57 entities.


Nigerian Army, UN bicker over invasion of UN building

Nigerian Army, UN bicker over invasion of UN building

Amina Mohammed, and I reassured her of our commitment to safeguarding humanitarian workers with the UN and all partners", he said. "I'm not here to elaborate on the incident, as his Excellency has already done this". "It has forced the Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) to change tactics and resort to employment of suicide bombers to target military locations and the populace".


Danish submarine owner arrested over journalist's death

Danish submarine owner arrested over journalist's death

Madsen, an entrepreneur known as an artist, submarine builder and aerospace engineer, went before a judge on Saturday behind closed doors for preliminary questioning. She also was not identified by name. Divers were initially unable to safely enter it. It is believed a search will be carried out once the vessel has been towed to port later today.



North Korea calls Trump's warning a 'load of nonsense'

White House adviser Sebastian Gorka told the BBC this week Trump's fire-and-fury messages must be taken seriously. Later on Thursday, Gorka appeared on Fox News to elaborate on his comments. In a win for him and Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, the Security Council voted Saturday to add sanctions against North Korea, targeting its export revenue sources.


U removes Sharad Yadav as leader of party in Rajya Sabha

U removes Sharad Yadav as leader of party in Rajya Sabha

He also sent a senior JD (U ) leader Ali Anwar on his behalf to attend the opposition party meet organised by Congress high command Sonia Gandhi on Friday. Attacking Sharad Yadav who has planned a show of strength in New Delhi on August 17, Tyagi said, "Sharad Yadav has shot an arrow in the dark". Without commenting on his removal, Yadav hit out at Nitish, saying that the party belonged to him too.


Trump better president than Obama

Trump better president than Obama

Pointing to his executive order to "renovate and modernize our nuclear arsenal", he said that arsenal is "now stronger and more powerful than ever before". A July report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute notes that a new intercontinental ballistic missile is scheduled to replace the Minuteman III in 2028, a next-generation ballistic submarine is expected to supplant the OH class in 2031 and the successor to B-52 bombers will become available in the 2030s and 2040s.