President Trump on Thursday announced new financial sanctions targeting North Korea as his administration seeks to build international support for more aggressively confronting the rogue nation, whose escalating nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities have reached what U.S. officials consider a crisis point. Continue reading Trump imposes new sanctions on North Korea; Kim says he will ‘tame the mentally deranged U.S. dotard with fire’
Protesters, unhappy with a new budget approved earlier this month, take to the streets for a second week.
Continue reading Strike over new transport taxes brings Haiti to a halt
The United Nations Security Council on Monday ratcheted up sanctions yet again against North Korea, but they fell significantly short of the far-reaching penalties that the Trump administration had demanded just days ago. Continue reading After U.S. Compromise, Security Council Strengthens North Korea Sanctions
Key members of Donald Trump’s 2016 election victory are now focused on influencing the president from outside of the White House, recently departed White House aide Sebastian Gorka said Monday, predicting further staff shake-ups to come. Continue reading Gorka, Ousted Trump Adviser, Predicts More White House Shake-Ups
US president says Pyongyang ‘is behaving badly and it’s got to stop’ as officials eye policy of nuclear containment.
Continue reading Trump: ‘Sad day’ for North Korea if military strikes
COX‘S BAZAR, Bangladesh/YANGON (Reuters) – Two blasts rocked a Myanmar area near the Bangladeshi border on Monday, accompanied by the sound of gunfire and thick black smoke, as violence that has sent nearly 90,000 Muslim Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh showed no sign of easing. Continue reading Explosions rock Myanmar area near Bangladesh border amid Rohingya exodus
Following U.S. warnings to North Korea of a “massive military response,” South Korea’s military on Monday fired missiles into the sea to simulate an attack on the North’s main nuclear test site a day after Pyongyang detonated its largest ever nuclear test explosion. The heated words from the United States and the military maneuvers in South Korea are becoming familiar responses to North Korea’s rapid, … Continue reading South Korea simulates attack on North nuclear site after test
According to the Japanese government Sorth Korea have conducted their sixth nuclear test. Continue reading North Korea Sixth Nuclear Test
NAIROBI, Kenya — The chief justice of Kenya’s Supreme Court, David Maraga, is a Seventh-day Adventist who refuses to preside over a court case on a Saturday. Once accused of corruption, he went on live television and swore on the Bible that he had never taken a bribe.
Mrs May said her approach to negotiations was “definitely jaw jaw”.