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Military action in Korea will lead to

Military action in Korea will lead to "catastrophic consequences": Moscow

Earlier today it was reported that any attempt by North Korea to fire a missile at the United States may force the U.S. military to destroy a nuclear warhead over Russian territory, as this would be the likeliest trajectory of a missile. Choe's visit is seen as part of Russia's attempts to play a bigger role in resolving North Korea's nuclear standoff. In his address to the UN General Assembly on September 19 , US President Donald Trump threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if ...


Korea, other Asian nations in November

Korea, other Asian nations in November

Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will travel to South Korea, Japan , China, Vietnam, the Philippines and Hawaii from November 3-14. It will be Trump's first visit to the region as president, and it comes as North Korea moves closer to its goal of having a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the U.S.


Air Force Academy Superintendent Addresses Racial Incident

Air Force Academy Superintendent Addresses Racial Incident

A photo depicting racial slurs scrawled on a whiteboard in the Air Force Academy Preparatory School led school officials to act when it circulated the school community earlier this week. "We come from all walks of life". He referenced current race issues across the country, to include Charlottesville, Ferguson and the protests in the National Football League, and gave an example of a recent forum the Dean of Faculty hosted for cadets to discuss Charlottesville.


Brexit set to dominate European Union leaders' meeting

Brexit set to dominate European Union leaders' meeting

British Prime Minister Theresa May says that as Britain prepares for Brexit , the United Kingdom remains "unconditionally committed" to maintaining security cooperation with the European Union in the face of Russian "aggression". "We are of the opinion that in the digital sector, tax has to be paid where it is due, be it online or be it offline", Juncker told a news conference after a summit of European Union leaders in Estonia.


Andrew Napolitano: Trump's Puerto Rico response 'too little too late'

Andrew Napolitano: Trump's Puerto Rico response 'too little too late'

The island filed the largest-ever United States government bankruptcy in May. Meanwhile, a FEMA shipment arrived with food and water about 50 miles south of San Juan on Wednesday. "With 90% of cell towers on the island out of service, people can't get in touch with their loved ones-and it's harder for rescue workers to coordinate relief efforts".


Islamic State claims responsibility for bombing near Kabul mosque

Islamic State claims responsibility for bombing near Kabul mosque

After years of relative security, Kabul is today regarded as one of the most risky places in Afghanistan . There was no immediate claim of responsibility. But in recent years the sacred day has been marred by deadly violence. Within days of that, IS also took responsibility for a suicide attack on a Shiite mosque in western Herat province that left 32 people dead.