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USA V North Korea: America launches ICBM just days after Kim Jong-un's missile test

A US Air Force spokesman confirmed an unarmed Minuteman III missile was launched at 10.10am BST (2.10am Pacific Time) on Wednesday from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. A statement released by the Air Force, declared the test launch showed the US is “safe, secure, effective and ready to be able to deter, detect and defend against attacks on the ...

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North Korea's neighbour tests bunker-destroying missile capable of KILLING Kim Jong-un

South Korea test launched a Hyunmoo Missile II during co-ordinated military exercises with the US. The missile smashed into the ground before exploding into a mock bunker – obliterating everything inside. It comes just days after Pyongyang tested an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on Friday. It is the second long-range missile fired by the North in just over one month. ...

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BREAKING: Americans ordered to leave North Korea amid rising tension with Kim Jong-un

US citizens were told they must leave by September 1 in accordance with the travel ban. The Federal Register, the official journal of the US government, said “The Department of State has determined that the serious risk to United States nationals of arrest and long-term detention represents imminent danger to the physical safety of United States nationals traveling to and ...

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US will not oust Kim Jong-un despite North Korea’s growing nuclear threat

Addressing the North Korean dictator, Rex Tillerson said: “We’re not your enemy. “We do not seek a regime change, we do not seek the collapse of the regime, we do not seek an accelerated reunification of the peninsula, we do not seek an excuse to send our military north of the 38th parallel [the border with South Korea].” The Secretary ...

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'Trump's emotional venting will not help' China in patronising rebuke over North Korea

The US President’s “emotional venting” cannot guide policy to solve the nuclear issues, an editorial on the Xinhua news agency website, the Chinese Government’s mouthpiece, said. Following Pyongyang’s firing of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on Friday, which could reach “every major US city”, Mr Trump took to his favourite method of communication, Twitter. He tweeted: “I am very disappointed ...

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North Korea warning: Despot Kim now capable of BOMBING American mainland

Kim Jong-un’s rogue state have accelerated their missile programme in recent months and North Korea monitor 38 North now believe they have reached a terrifying milestone.  The Washington-based group made the revelation in the wake of yet another North Korea missile test, which occurred last Friday and prompted worldwide condemnation.  The long-range missile, the Hwasong-14, was fired more than 600 ...

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South Korea military ‘PREPARING SURGICAL STRIKE’ against North Korea

The surgical strike would target North Korea’s missile and nuclear facilities, it is understood. As part of the operation South Korea’s forces would launch Taurus cruise missiles from F-15 fighters, it has been reported. The South Korean military’s own strike-hit scenarios are said to include plans to create a special mission brigade of 1,000 to 2,000 at the end of ...

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Did North Korea’s missile test fall FLAT? Video footage shows rocket breaking up

Leader Kim Jong-un’s aim of developing an Intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) could be a long way off as Pyongyang would seem not to have yet fully mastered the technology necessary to operate a nuclear missile. The North Korean leader claimed after the latest test that the reclusive country could make a nuclear attack on America “in any place, any time” ...

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China fires back at Trump's bogus claim about North Korea

Beijing hit back hard Monday after being on the receiving end of a President Trump Twitter tirade linking China trade to a North Korean missile test. After Trump wrote that he was “very disappointed” in China for profiting from American trade while staying silent on North Korea, the Chinese government cautioned against pinning the blame on them. “We think the ...

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WW3 preparations? Putin holds huge drill with 8,000 troops over North Korea & US war fears

Russia held the “combat readiness check” as global tensions rose rapidly after Kim Jong-un claimed scientists had created a missile which could hit all major US cities. The drill involved 8,000 troops, 50 warplanes and 3,000 pieces of military kit in Russia’s eastern Transbaikal region, just 1,300 miles from its border with North Korea. Mr Putin held the drill over ...

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