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USA stealth fighter jets, bombers fly over Korean peninsula

USA stealth fighter jets, bombers fly over Korean peninsula

Haley told CNN's Dane Bash she would be "perfectly happy" turning things over to U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. The warnings came a day after Kim Jong Un pledged to continue those programs, saying North Korea is nearing its goal of "equilibrium" in military force with the US.


Tropical Storm Maria expected to strengthen into hurricane

Tropical Storm Maria expected to strengthen into hurricane

Kitts, Nevis, and Montserrat. The National Hurricane Center said that the warnings will likely continue to extend north and west. On the forecast track, the center of Maria will move across the Leeward Islands late today and tonight, over the extreme northeastern Caribbean Sea Tuesday and Tuesday night, and approach Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands on Wednesday.


North Korea Will Accelerate Nuclear Plans if More Sanctions Imposed

North Korea Will Accelerate Nuclear Plans if More Sanctions Imposed

Such flights last took place on August 31. The tension on the Korean peninsula has intensified since last Friday, North Korea once again launched a ballistic missile over Japan. United States officials have expressed frustration in recent months over North Korea's continued nuclear aggression. When asked by reporters what the United States should do, Cui replied that it should "refrain from intensifying the threat and work more toward finding an effective means of resuming dialogue and ...



Parsons Green Bomb Suspect Named as 21-Year-Old Syrian Yahyah Farouk

Images published by the Sun on Sunday night appeared to show Farroukh being arrested by police in Hounslow after a struggle, and officers are understood to have begun searching the chicken shop soon after. He said armed police will maintain a strong presence this week. Witnesses to Farroukh's arrest said they first thought he was getting jumped when police rugby tackled him to the floor.


North Korea says sanctions will accelerate nuclear programme

North Korea says sanctions will accelerate nuclear programme

About it reports Reuters , citing the Central Telegraph Agency of Korea (KCNA). The United States and South Korea conducted bombing exercises on the Korean peninsula as world leaders were set to gather in NY at the United Nations General Assembly where North Korea's nuclear capability will loom heavily over U.S.


Egyptian court acquits Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa of murder

Egyptian court acquits Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa of murder

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney said that the lack of verdict in August was "frustrating". Their innocence has been confirmed. "I am sure Ibrahim's family are looking forward to the moment that Ibrahim will return to his home and loved ones".