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Latvia’s Banking Sector Rocked by U.S. Probe of North Korean Sanction Violations

(CitizensOutpost)  Latvia’s ABLV Bank has been accused of violating North Korean sanctions. Via Reuters: Latvia’s ABLV Bank sought emergency support on Monday after U.S. officials accused it of helping breach North Korean sanctions while the country’s central bank chief faced bribery allegations, turning up the spotlight on its financial system. The Baltic country, which is […]

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Report: China Moves 300,000 Troops Closer to North Korean Border

(Breitbart News)  China is reportedly moving missile defense batteries and troops closer to its border with North Korea, a potential sign that Beijing anticipates either a large refugee wave north or a military disturbance triggered by the belligerence of communist dictator Kim Jong-un. The South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo cited Radio Free Asia (RFA) in […]

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Despite Beijing’s Denials, 6 Chinese Ships Are Observed “Secretly” Breaking N.Korean Sanctions

(Zero Hedge)  China officials denied reality in December despite being “caught red handed” selling sanctions-defying oil to North Korea. However, the denials might be harder to justify, as WSJ reports citing satellite photographs and intelligence gathered by U.S. officials, at least six Chinese-owned or operated cargo ships violated UN sanctions against North Korea. The Wall Street Journal reports that […]

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North and South Korea agree to form joint Olympic team

(The Daily Mail)  North and South Korea have agreed to form their first joint Olympic team and will march together under a unified flag during the opening ceremony, South Korea has announced. The two Koreas agreed to form a combined women’s ice hockey team to take part in next month’s Winter Olympics in PyeongChang in the South next […]

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Intelligence Contractor: CIA Director Says World War 3 Begins in ’12 Weeks’

(The Free Thought Project)  The current tensions and saber rattling with North Korea could be coming to a head—which would inevitably kick off world war III—by as early as March 20, 2018, according to intelligence insider, James Rickards. Rickards, who has worked closely with U.S. intelligence agencies over the last two decades, was once asked […]

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North Korean missile lands in waters off Japan’s coast: Japanese PM

(CNBC)  North Korea fired a missile that was believed to have crashed into the waters off Japan, the Japanese prime minister’s office said early Wednesday local time (Tuesday afternoon ET). Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ordered an emergency meeting of Cabinet ministers after North Korea’s first ballistic missile launch since Sept. 15, when one flew over […]

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Defecting North Korean soldier riddled with giant worms

(Legal Insurrection)  A few days ago, a North Korean soldier fled across the border to South Korea in s hailstorm of bullets from his comrades. The soldier was found on the south side of the border village of Panmunjom, about 50 meters south of the Military Demarcation Line, wounded in his shoulder and elbow, according to […]