Tagged: North Korea

US flies mission north of DMZ, sends message to North Korea

None

In this image provided by the U.S. Air Force, a U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed from Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., prepares to take off from Andersen AFB, Guam, on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. The Pentagon says B-1B bombers from Guam and F-15 fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, have flown a mission in international airspace over the waters east of North Korea. The U.S. says it’s the farthest north of the Demilitarized Zone that divides the Korean Peninsula that any American fighter or bomber has flown this century.(Staff Sgt. Joshua Smoot/U.S. Air force via AP)

Continue reading

Advertisements

In combative UN debut, Trump comes out swinging against Iran, North Korea

US President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd Annual UN General Assembly in New York on September 19, 2017. (AFP Photo/Brendan Smialowski)

US President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd Annual UN General Assembly in New York on September 19, 2017. (AFP Photo/Brendan Smialowski)

US president blasts ‘murderous’ Tehran’s support for terror groups in the Middle East, condemns ‘Rocket man’ Kim Jong Un and his treatment of Jewish-American Otto Warmbier

Continue reading

North Korea fires unidentified missile over Japan

In this July 28, 2017, file photo distributed by the North Korean government on Saturday, July 29, 2017, shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)

In this July 28, 2017, file photo distributed by the North Korean government on Saturday, July 29, 2017, shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)

Pyongyang continues weapons testing in defiance of international sanctions over its banned missile and nuclear programs

Continue reading

South Korea simulates attack on North’s nuke site after test

None

In this photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, South Korea’s Hyunmoo II ballistic missile is fired during an exercise at an undisclosed location in South Korea, Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. In South Korea, the nation’s military said it conducted a live-fire exercise simulating an attack on North Korea’s nuclear test site to “strongly warn” Pyongyang over the latest nuclear test. Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said the drill involved F-15 fighter jets and the country’s land-based “Hyunmoo” ballistic missiles. The released live weapons “accurately struck” a target in the sea off the country’s eastern coast, the JCS said. (South Korea Defense Ministry via AP)

Continue reading

North Korea carries out powerful new nuclear test

This file photo taken on August 9, 2017 shows pedestrians walking past a huge screen in Tokyo displaying news footage of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. (AFP PHOTO / Kazuhiro NOGI)

This file photo taken on August 9, 2017 shows pedestrians walking past a huge screen in Tokyo displaying news footage of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. (AFP PHOTO / Kazuhiro NOGI)

Move comes just hours after Pyongyang claims to have developed a hydrogen bomb that could be loaded into a long-range missile

Continue reading

France: North Korea could nuke US, Europe ‘within months’

People watch a television news screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile launch, at a railway station in Seoul on August 29, 2017. AFP PHOTO / JUNG Yeon-Je)

People watch a television news screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile launch, at a railway station in Seoul on August 29, 2017. AFP PHOTO / JUNG Yeon-Je)

Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian calls situation ‘extremely serious,’ says it could quickly become ‘explosive’

Continue reading

Abbas congratulates North Korea’s Kim amid nuclear tensions

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud AbbaPalestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas looks on during a meeting of the Palestinian leadership in the West Bank city of Ramallah, on July 25, 2017. (AFP/ABBAS MOMANI)s looks on during a meeting of the Palestinian leadership in the West Bank city of Ramallah on July 25, 2017. AFP/ABBAS MOMANI)

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud AbbaPalestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas looks on during a meeting of the Palestinian leadership in the West Bank city of Ramallah, on July 25, 2017. (AFP/ABBAS MOMANI)s looks on during a meeting of the Palestinian leadership in the West Bank city of Ramallah on July 25, 2017. AFP/ABBAS MOMANI)

Minister Naftali Bennett slams the PA president, saying it follows Palestinian support for Hitler and Saddam Hussein

Continue reading