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September 22, 2017 11:39 PM Prospect of Atmospheric Nuclear Test by North Korea Raises Specter of Danger

“It is not clear North Korea has that capability yet,’’ said Siegfried S. Hecker, the former director of Los Alamos National Laboratory and the nuclear weapons expert the North Koreans let in to see their uranium enrichment plants years ago, when they wanted to make clear to the Obama administration that their atomic weapons program was moving ahead 21

September 21, 2017 6:34 PM Buhari leaves New York for London

President Buhari checked out of his hotel Millennium Tower New York accommodation at about 8.05am for JFK International Airport for his journey the London. Recall that the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina had in a statement before the President left Abuja last weekend said that Buhari will go to London from New York after 22

September 21, 2017 5:13 PM There is No Trump Doctrine, Only Contradictions and Bluster

The things our President says. At a lunch with African leaders on Wednesday, Donald Trump praised the continent’s business potential by noting that many of his friends were “going to your countries to get rich.” A bit later in his remarks, he spoke about how effectively African countries had responded to some recent health-care crises, such as the Ebola 19

September 19, 2017 9:00 AM World Leaders Anxious To Hear Donald Trump As UN Assembly Kicks Off

United Nations: World leaders open their annual debate at the United Nations Today, eager to hear US President Donald Trump deliver his maiden address amid global anxiety over North Korea and Iran. Mr Trump takes the podium at the General Assembly just after Brazil's Michel Temer, presenting his message to the world as he pushes his nationalist "America 23

September 15, 2017 12:46 AM North Korea launches missile over Japan

How much damage can North Korea's weapons do? (CNN)North Korea has fired a ballistic missile over northern Japan for the second time in less than a month, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said Friday. North Korea has long maintained it wants nuclear weapons and long-range missiles to deter the United States from attempting to overthrow the regime 23

September 5, 2017 3:40 AM Bigger threats from President Trump benefit Kim Jong Un

Warnings of "fire and fury" strengthen the myth North Korea needs to defend itself, writes Sky's new US Correspondent Mark Austin. As I moved into my Washington flat at the start of a year covering events here for Sky News, the phone-in on one of many the local radio stations made for uncomfortable listening. Should President Trump bomb North Korea was the question 62

September 3, 2017 9:59 PM North Korea's nuclear test 'extremely regrettable': UN watchdog

North Korea's latest nuclear test is "extremely regrettable" and "in complete disregard" of the international community's repeated demands, the head of the UN atomic watchdog said. North Korea's latest nuclear test is "extremely regrettable" and "in complete disregard" of the international community's repeated demands, the head of the UN atomic watchdog 42

September 3, 2017 3:56 PM “Extremely regrettable”, UN Atomic agency responds to N Korea nuclear test

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has condemned Sunday’s reported nuclear bomb test by Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). The Director General of IAEA, Yukiya Amano, described North Korea’s latest nuclear launch as “an extremely regrettable act that completely disregarded the international community’s repeated demands 24

September 3, 2017 11:01 AM North Korea Says It Tested a Hydrogen Bomb Meant for Missiles

The United States Geological Survey estimated that the tremor set off by the blast, detected at 12:36 p.m. at the Punggye-ri underground test site in northwestern North Korea, had a magnitude of 6.3. The South Korean Defense Ministry’s estimate was much lower, at 5.7, but even that would mean a blast “five to six times” as powerful as the North’s last nuclear 30

September 3, 2017 6:57 AM North Korea detonates its sixth and most powerful nuclear test yet

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea detonated its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sunday, Japan and South Korea said, hours after Pyongyang said it had developed an advanced hydrogen bomb that possesses “great destructive power”. Japanese and South Korean meteorological officials said an earthquake detected near the North’s test site - measured by the U.S. Geological 20