Tag: North Korea

Dennis Rodman, basketball star, wants to ‘straighten things out’ with his friend Kim Jong Un – Washington Times

(Washington Times) The nuclear impasse between North Korea and the West may have found a possible negotiator in retired basketball star Dennis Rodman.The former Chicago Bulls rebounder discussed his friendship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in an interviewwith British television Wednesday and said he’d like to “straighten things out” as Pyongyang inches closer to instigating nuclear war. “For me […]

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North Korea mountain used as nuclear test site at risk of collapsing – Fox News

(Fox News) A mountain in North Korea believed to have served as the site of five of the rogue regime’s nuclear tests — including Sunday’s supposed hydrogen bomb explosion — is at risk of collapsing and leaking radiation into the region, a Chinese scientist said Monday. Researchers at the University of Science and Technology of […]

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North Korea details plan to fire missiles over Japan, near Guam – Reuters

  SEOUL/GUAM (Reuters) – North Korea said on Thursday it was completing plans to fire four intermediate-range missiles over Japan to land near the U.S. Pacific island territory of Guam in an unusually detailed threat that further heightened tensions with the United States. North Korea’s army will complete the plans in mid-August, when they will […]

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Tillerson: North Korea Releases US Citizen Otto Warmbier – Newsmax

(Newsmax) North Korea has released Otto Warmbier, an American serving a 15-year prison term with hard labor for alleged anti-state acts, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Tuesday in an announcement that came as former NBA player Dennis Rodman was paying a return visit to Pyongyang. “At the direction of the President, the Department of […]

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China Pulling out of North Korean Air Space

(CitizensOutpost) Chinese state broadcaster CCTV has reported flights to Pyongyang, North Korea have been cancelled by China’s national airline, Air China: CCTV had reported that all flights run by the airline between the two cities were to be suspended indefinitely. Although that was the official report from state owned media, the airline gives more of […]

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North Korea state media warns of nuclear strike if provoked as U.S. warships approach – Reuters

  (Yahoo/Reuters) North Korean state media on Tuesday warned of a nuclear attack on the United States at any sign of U.S. aggression as a U.S. Navy strike group steamed towards the western Pacific. U.S. President Donald Trump, who has urged China to do more to rein in its impoverished neighbour, said in a Tweet North […]

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Humiliated: Missile EXPLODES on launchpad a day after Kim Jong Un boasted North Korea is ‘ready for war’

  (CitizensOutpost) In seemingly dramatic fashion, The Sun has reported that North Korea’s latest missile test fails within seconds of launching, turning into a heaping fireball: US military chiefs confirmed Kim’s rocket had erupted into a ball of flames moments after take-off. US commander Dave Benham said: “US Pacific Command detected what we assess was […]

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