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North Korea fires 3 short-range ballistic missiles, U.S. says

North Korea fires 3 short-range ballistic missiles, U.S. says

The South Korean and U.S. militaries are in the midst of the annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian drills involving computer simulations of a war to test readiness. "The firing of any ballistic missile is a violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions", the secretary said. The North routinely says it will never give up its weapons programmes, saying they are necessary to counter perceived U.S.


Doklam stand-off: India, China withdraw troops, says Minister of External Affair

Doklam stand-off: India, China withdraw troops, says Minister of External Affair

Worldwide affairs experts who have followed the evolution of BRICS refer to the fact that such multilateral platforms help member-states strengthen their bilateral ties and iron out wrinkles. The dispute began when India stalled the construction of a Chinese road in Doka La, which lies in the tri-junction of India, China and Bhutan. Commenting on the brewing relationship of China with terror sheltering nation, Pakistan, Army Chief said , "The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) passing ...


North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectiles Into Sea of Japan

North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectiles Into Sea of Japan

South Korea and United States military officials were analyzing the launch, the AP reported. Though North Korea says it now has the ability to send missiles to the USA mainland, United States defense officials said these short-range missiles did not pose a threat to North America or Guam.



North Korea fires short-range missiles in latest test

In July, it launched an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), which North Korea claims could reach "anywhere in the world". It said they flew more than 250km (155 mile) into the Sea of Japan or East Sea from the northeastern direction.


ACC standouts swap for one another in Jets-Eagles trade

ACC standouts swap for one another in Jets-Eagles trade

The Jets are sending cornerback Dex McDougle to the Philadelphia Eagles for safety Terrence Brooks . Speaking of Pryor, the Jets had no concern trading their former first-round pick away once rookies Jamal Adams and Marcus Maye were in the building.


Trump sparks Wall St drive, rebuke on latest Mexico wall plan

Trump sparks Wall St drive, rebuke on latest Mexico wall plan

The tweet echoed comments he made while campaigning in Phoenix last week, as he said told the crowd he would 'end up probably terminating NAFTA 'at some point'. It's also not clear why Trump is taking this position on building a border wall . Now, the president has suggested he would veto a spending bill that doesn't fund the wall.