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U.S. envoy says no communication, no signal from North Korea amid nuclear crisis

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South Korea and the United States agreed on Friday to keep working for a peaceful end to the North Korean nuclear crisis, but a U.S. envoy said it was difficult to gauge the reclusive North's intentions as there has been "no signal". North Korea is under heavy international pressure to end its nuclear and missile programs, pursued in defiance of U.N. Security Council resolutions, but has vowed never to give up its nuclear arsenal which it says it needs to counter perceived U.S. aggression. Lee Do-hoon, South Korea's special representative for Korean peace and security affairs, and his U.S. counterpart, Joseph Yun, met on the southern resort island of Jeju, following a summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump in Seoul last week.

How the U.S. Military Could Soon Have a New Way to Crush North Korea's ICBMs

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A US military upgraded Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle, or EKV, a kinetic-force weapon that slams into its targets, destroyed an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time during a Missile Defense Agency test of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense system several months ago. The Missile Defense Agency's first-ever successful intercept of an ICBM target using a Ground-based Midcourse Defense system, using the kinetic force of an Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle (EKV) to destroy the target, is paving the way toward advanced future kill vehicles able to discern and attack multiple approaching threats, industry and Pentagon officials said.

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North Korean soldier found riddled with WORMS after defecting from Kim Jong-un

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A NORTH Korean defector who was repeatedly shot at by fellow soldiers as he ran across the border to the South, has been found with dozens of parasitic worms in his stomach after surgeons fought to save his life.


North Korea fishermen found dead by Japan coast guard as search for crew continues

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THREE North Korean fishermen have been found dead as Japan’s coast guard investigates an incident involving a capsized boat.


Rex Tillerson urges African nations to isolate Kim Jong-un amid tensions with North Korea

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US SECRETARY of State Rex Tillerson has urged African nations to play a bigger role in isolating North Korea over its nuclear weapons programme.


The US and Japan must be open to talks with North Korea, Behind Saudi Arabia’s anti-corruption drive, Analysts misunderstand Saudi Arabia’s transformation, The Paradise Papers are an opportunity to improve law, Kenyatta must heal Kenya’s wounds

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“The summit between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump may have been a success in demonstrating the solid Japan-U.S. alliance in the face of North Korea’s security threat...,” states an editorial. “A new [Saudi Arabian] anti-corruption committee was announced in the kingdom and immediately struck, detaining high profile business people and royals...,” writes Faisal Al Yafai.

America vs. North Korea: Can a Brutal War be Avoided?

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For logical and traceable reasons, the chances of war on the Korean peninsula have moved beyond “possible” and now solidly into “likely” territory. The combined actions, decisions, and positions of Presidents George W. Bush, Obama, and Trump, along with North Korean dictators Kim Il-sung, Kim Jong-il and Kim Jong-un, have perversely created a no-win situation in which war may now be unavoidable––a tragic and avoidable situation for which hundreds of thousands or millions of Americans, South Koreas, and Japanese may pay with their lives.

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Injured defector's parasites and diet hint at hard life in North Korea

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removed from the wounded soldier's digestive tract during a series of surgeries to save his life. The parasites, along with kernels of corn in his stomach, may confirm what many experts and previous defectors have described about the food and hygiene situation for many North Koreans.

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US considering building SPACE-BASED missile defence ‘to neutralise threats’ amid WW3 fears

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THE US is considering building space-based missile defence following missile threats from North Korea and Russia's latest test.


China says will work with North Korea to boost ties as envoy visits

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Traditional friendship between China and North Korea represents "valuable wealth" for their people, China said after its special envoy met a high-ranking North Korean official, but there was no mention of the crisis over North Korea's weapons.


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