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US Affirms Readiness to Defend Itself, Allies Against N. Korea

US Affirms Readiness to Defend Itself, Allies Against N. Korea

Tillerson declined to comment on Bannon's statements but said pressure on North Korea was stronger than ever and included Pyongyang's ally, China. South Korea has assured Thursday that there would be no war on the peninsula, referring to his de facto veto power on any possible us military action against North Korea .


Tamil Nadu: AIADMK merger delayed again, differences remain between EPS-OPS factions

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK merger delayed again, differences remain between EPS-OPS factions

He also quashed earlier reports of some differences within his faction and said, "There are no differences within the faction". Talking to reporters at Tiruvarur, where he would participate in the MGR birth centenary celebrations, AIADMK Amma leader Palaniswami said the AIADMK party was founded by MGR and it was well nurtured by late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa .


Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau laid to rest in Karachi

Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau laid to rest in Karachi

Pakistan's national flag remained at half-mast and flag of Vatican City was also hoisted at the cathedral today morning. Mourners on Saturday attended a state funeral for Ruth Pfau, a German physician and nun who earned global acclaim as "Pakistan's Mother Theresa" by devoting her life to the eradication of leprosy in the Muslim-majority nation.


At least 8 injured in Russian Federation knife attack

At least 8 injured in Russian Federation knife attack

A KNIFE MAN wearing a fake suicide belt has been shot dead by police after stabbing seven people in Russian Federation. Authorities Saturday said the incident was being treated as a terror attack, with an 18-year-old Moroccan shot in the leg by police now in custody.


US, South Korea joint drills unsafe: North Korea

US, South Korea joint drills unsafe: North Korea

Joint Chiefs of Staff. Dunford warned that military options are being prepared in case diplomatic efforts fail. "I've heard folks talking about that we're on the cusp of a nuclear war", Pompeo said on Fox News Sunday . North Korea "appears to have achieved significant improvements in its weapons technology in the past few months", S&P said. -South Korean military exercises that enrage the North each year could make diplomacy even more hard.


No US strike on North Korea without South Korea's approval, Moon says

No US strike on North Korea without South Korea's approval, Moon says

Analysts said that a wide swath of the continental United States, including Los Angeles and Chicago, could be within reach of those missiles, once they're perfected. Asked to respond to the criticism that China's "dual suspension" proposal to halt the USA military drills with South Korea and the North's missile tests made a false equivalence between the two, Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Hua Chunying said it was the most realistic and achievable solution.