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North Korean Foreign Minister likens Trump's speech to a "barking dog"

North Korea is too close to crossing the red line - deploying nuclear missiles that can destroy a USA city - and President Trump must take military action. It was reminiscent of 2002, when then-President George W. Bush denounced North Korea, Iran, and Iraq as an "axis of evil". Kim described Trump as "a madman" and "a frightened dog" and "a mentally deranged U.S".


Seoul media say North might test nuke in Pacific

Seoul media say North might test nuke in Pacific

Seoul's Unification Ministry, which is responsible for North-South relations, said it was the first time a North Korean leader had addressed the world with such a direct statement. He said that "we can not deny the possibility it may fly over our country". “And if the test doesnt go according to plan, you could have population at risk, too, ” he said.


EC re-schedules hearing on AIADMK's two leaves case

EC re-schedules hearing on AIADMK's two leaves case

Senior party leader K.P. Munusamy said that the EC has been informed that the two factions headed by O. Panneerselvam and Edappadi Palaniswami have merged to protect Amma's (late chief minister J. He said "nobody met Jayalalithaa in her hospital room". Nine months after former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa died in a Chennai hospital after a prolonged illness, Forest Minister Dindigul C Sreenivasan has asked for the public's forgiveness for lying about her health when she was ...


USA to demand higher American auto content in NAFTA talks, Ross warns

USA to demand higher American auto content in NAFTA talks, Ross warns

Rules of origin - one of the most complicated and contentious issues on the table, particularly when it comes to the auto sector - is on the agenda for the third round which starts Saturday in Ottawa . "Unless you fix the rest of the mess, it's meaningless", says Dias, who "absolutely" expects to see more detail on the American position during the next few days.



Earthquake Detected Near North Korea's Nuclear Test Site

Pyongyang later said it had tested a hydrogen bomb that could be fitted onto a missile-an assertion that no foreign government has so far confirmed. Mr Trump on Thursday signed a new order boosting sanctions against North Korea, where the U.S.


Kim Jong Un a 'madman' who 'will be tested like never before'

Kim Jong Un a 'madman' who 'will be tested like never before'

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said Thursday in NY that in "his opinion", leader Kim Jong Un was prepared to conduct the "most powerful test of a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean". And earlier in September, Trump described North Korea as "a rogue nation" and "embarrassment to China". Vipin Narang , a nuclear strategy expert at MIT, said that such a test could pose a danger to shipping and aircraft, even if the North declared a keep-out zone.