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Global Media Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles - Japan PM
Author: 0 Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles - Japan PM

Abe did not provide any evidence why he felt North Korea had the capability to equip missiles with chemical weapons. But they come as a reminder that as tensions build again between the US and North Korea over Pyongyang's. Japan is one of only a handful of countries which have experienced a sarin gas attack. Number of people killed when sarin was used in the 1995 attack in the Tokyo subway.

Global Media Pence warns NKorea 'era of strategic patience is over'
Author: 0 Pence warns NKorea 'era of strategic patience is over'

Pence is on an Asia-Pacific tour that will include visits to Japan, Indonesia and Australia. Standing along the DMZ, Pence described the border as a "frontier of freedom" and also said that the United States "has always sought peace through strength and my message here today...

Global Media Arab League calls for global protection for Palestinians held by Israel
Author: 0 Arab League calls for global protection for Palestinians held by Israel

The issue of Palestinian prisoners and detainees held in Israeli prisons and detention centers transcends one of individual human rights; it is also one of collective rights of an entire people - the Palestinian people, who continue to be deprived of the right to self-determination and sovereignty - basic fundamentals of worldwide law.

Global Media Rep. Tulsi Gabbard 'skeptical' that Assad regime behind gas attack
Author: 0 Rep. Tulsi Gabbard 'skeptical' that Assad regime behind gas attack

Members of Minnesota's congressional delegation from both parties on Friday mostly supported President Donald Trump's decision to launch a missile strike against Syria in response to this week's chemical attack, but they insisted the president needs to consult with Congress before any future escalation of the conflict.

Author: 0 Putin told Tillerson why US-Russian ties in bad state

President Trump said Wednesday that relations with Russian Federation "may be at an all-time low" following Syria's use of chemical weapons last week and the USA airstrike that followed. "Russian Federation said no to cooperation with the UN's independent investigation", Haley said. But we might get some clarity about U.S. intentions.

Author: 0 Clinton in 1st Interview After US Polls

She said that Russian leader Vladimir Putin is "not exactly fond of strong women, although he did shake hands with me". Having dreamt for years of making history to become the United States's first woman president, Clinton admitted that the aftermath of the election had been "so devastating".

Author: 0 US security adviser says North Korea behavior 'can't continue'

Vice President Mike Pence is warning in a visit to the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea that the North Korean people and military "should not mistake the resolve of the United States of America to stand with our allies". U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says the "era of strategic patience is over" with North Korea, expressing impatience with the unwillingness of the North Korean regime to move toward ridding itself of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.

Author: 0 Amid tensions, Pence visits military camp near Korean DMZ

McMaster said that President Donald Trump will not allow Pyongyang to put the United States or its regional allies under threat. While the North did not conduct a nuclear test, the specter of a potential escalated USA response trailed Pence as he began a 10-day trip to Asia amid increasing tensions and heated rhetoric.

Global Media Not in a position to judge legality of Jadhav's death sentence
Author: 0 Not in a position to judge legality of Jadhav's death sentence

Jadhav had no legal aid and there was no consular access, though India had requested Pakistan many times for it. "An innocent Indian citizen is facing death sentence in Pakistan without due process and in violation of basic norms of law, justice and worldwide relations", Sushma Swaraj told both houses of Parliament.

Author: 0 North Korean missile test fails, US and South Korea say

An attempted missile launch by North Korea failed when it exploded immediately after liftoff, a USA official says. President Donald Trump has threatened to act unilaterally if China - North Korea's main ally and benefactor - fails to do more to curb its neighbour's activities.

Author: 0 Bottas beats Hamilton to take pole position at Bahrain GP

In a race which saw Valtteri Bottas, Vettel and Hamilton all lead at different stages of the race, Ferrari's decision to pit early ultimately won it, as did a Safety Car period which forced Mercedes to double stack its drivers at the pit stop.

Author: 0 Pence: North Korea 'Provocation' Shows The Risk To Military

The attempted launch occurred a day after the regime of Kim Jong Un showed off a bevy of new missiles and launchers at a large-scale military parade on its most important holiday. ROK is the acronym for South Korea's official name, the Republic of Korea. But US officials said the missile exploded seconds after it was sacked. The extended-range Scud missile in that earlier launch suffered an in-flight failure and fell into the sea off North Korea's east coast, according to US imagery and ...

Author: 0 South Korea: North Korean missile test fails

The statement Sunday said it wasn't clear what kind of missile was involved. "The launch of the ballistic missile occurred near Sinpo", U.S. Pacific Command spokesman Commander David Benham said. This image, captured from North Korea's Central TV, shows a military parade held in Pyongyang to mark the 105th birthday of the country's late founder Kim Il-sung on April 16, 2017.

Global Media Hillary Clinton calls for independent investigation into Russian Federation hacks
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton calls for independent investigation into Russian Federation hacks

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the Women in the World Summit at Lincoln Center in New York, Thursday, April 6, 2017. "I still believe we should've done a no-fly zone". Hillary Clinton believes Russian interference cost her the election-and that the story won't end there. Trump has signed an executive order to temporarily ban immigrants of six Muslim-majority countries, including Syria, from entering the United States, but a federal judge has blocked part of such ...

Author: 0 Russian relations 'may be at an all-time low'

But they could have. "They were there. So we'll find out", he said. "When you get into the gases, especially that form, it's vicious and violent", he said. On Wednesday, standing with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Trump echoed that sentiment. US President Donald Trump has offered an olive branch to Vladimir Putin even as Washington and Moscow clashed over Russia's alleged US election interference and Syria's brutal conflict.

Global Media Iran's Ahmadinejad sees no threat from US
Author: 0 Iran's Ahmadinejad sees no threat from US

Registration for next month's Iranian presidential election closed on Saturday, with more than 1,600 hopefuls signing up, including a last-minute entry by Tehran mayor Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf. Influential Shi'ite cleric Ebrahim Raisi, the custodian of a powerful organisation in charge of Iran's holiest shrine, appears to be the leading hardline candidate.

Author: 0 Sweden truck attack suspect 39-year-old Uzbekistan-born man

Sweden's public broadcaster SVT reported that a bag of explosives was found inside the truck on the driver's seat and the suspected attacker suffered burns from a partial detonation. Friday's brutal attack threw the Scandinavian country's open-door immigration policy into the spotlight. According to the report , the man applied for a residence permit in 2014, and that it took until 2016 for it to be rejected, with the Asylum board ruling he should be deported.