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North Korea's Foreign Minister says he 'feels sorry' for Donald Trump's aides

North Korea's Foreign Minister says he 'feels sorry' for Donald Trump's aides

Referring to the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, by a nickname he gave him in a tweet last weekend, Trump said to the visible dismay of some in the hall: "Rocket man is on a suicide mission for himself and his regime". North Korea's sixth nuclear test, as well as two missile launches over Japan , have heightened tensions in East Asia in recent weeks. South Korean President Moon Jae-in has repeatedly called on North Korea to enter into dialogue over its nuclear program.


British police arrest third man in London tube attack investigation

British police arrest third man in London tube attack investigation

The UK's terror threat level has been lowered from "critical" to "severe", Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced. Counter-terrorism officers have arrested two men after a crude homemade bomb sent flames shooting through a packed carriage at west London's Parsons Green underground station during the Friday morning rush hour, injuring 30 people although it apparently failed to detonate fully.


United States provides additional $32m aid for Rohingyas

United States provides additional $32m aid for Rohingyas

Robertson said that even while Suu Kyi may not have the power or authority to rein in the military, she should speak out and also ensure that a United Nations fact-finding mission is able to enter Myanmar. India did not comment on Suu Kyi's speech in which the State Counsellor of Myanmar said that her government did not fear global scrutiny to the crackdown launched by the country's armed forces in response to attacks on security posts by militants in Rakhine State on August 25.


North Korea Is Pushing Its Limits With The Trump Administration

North Korea Is Pushing Its Limits With The Trump Administration

North Korea also recently tested its most powerful bomb. Trump, who seeks to govern on an "America First" platform, has previously criticized the United Nations . Harry Kazianis, director of defense studies at the Center for the National Interest in Washington , said Trump should use his General Assembly speech to increase pressure on China to do more to rein in North Korea's provocative actions.


President David Boren announces retirement from OU

President David Boren announces retirement from OU

Hargis' comments said he is thankful for Boren's friendship to him and Oklahoma State University. "I believe the right time has come". Amid rumors he would be stepping down that began Tuesday night, Boren, 76, confirmed he will leave his post June 30, 2018, pending selection of a permanent successor.


Donald Trump mocks North Korea's Kim Jong Un with 'Rocket Man' tweet

Donald Trump mocks North Korea's Kim Jong Un with 'Rocket Man' tweet

The North's official Korean Central News Agency quoted leader Kim Jong Un as saying that his country has made strides in achieving nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities despite "limitless" global sanctions, and it will forge ahead and complete the work.