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Pacom Commander, South Korean Defense Minister Discuss North Korea

Trump has also spoken twice this week with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters Thursday that the Pentagon was...


Mattis: US Is 'Never out of Diplomatic Solutions' Concerning Korea

Furthermore, an attempted launch on Saturday of three short-range missiles did turn out to be a failure in at least one of the cases. It flew almost 1,700 mil...


UN calls emergency meeting after N Korea fires missile over Japan

Security Council". Tensions on the Korean Peninsula grew on Thursday, Aug. 28 as North Korea carried out a missile test and sent a ballistic missile fly d...


Donald Trump orders Russian Federation to close San Francisco consulate

Activities at consular annexes in Washington D.C. and NY would also have to be scaled down, the announcement said . The two countries have been at odds sin...


US Closes Three Russian Diplomatic Sites

This latest order comes in response to the Kremlin's decision to force the United States cut its diplomatic staff in Russian Federation. Activities at consu...


Two million gather in Saudi Arabia for Haj

Two million Muslims pilgrims from around the world took part yesterday in the symbolic stoning of the devil in Saudi Arabia, with tight security measures in pla...


Tight security for Haj stoning ritual two years after stampede

He attributed the success to the Kingdom's employment of all its human, physical and technical capabilities to serve the pilgrims, expand and develop the two Ho...


United States To Withdraw Free Trade Deal With South Korea

Trump has also spoken twice this week with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in shake hands in th...


United States To Withdraw Free Trade Deal With South Korea

Trump has also spoken twice this week with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in shake hands in th...


Irma's winds weaken slightly, now a category 2 hurricane

It will be approaching the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Thursday afternoon, it was upgraded to a Category 3 storm with winds of 115 miles per hour. Nonetheless...


North Korea Orders The Death Of Two Reporters Over Book Review

Pyongyang issued a statement on Sunday afternoon and claimed it has successfully conducted a test of a hydrogen bomb mountable on an intercontinental ballistic ...


Hurricane Irma Packing 110 MPH Winds and Headed West Over Atlantic

The latest forecast track has Irma continuing generally off towards the west over the next five days through the central Atlantic Ocean. The hurricane center ...


Hurricane Watches Issued as Irma Continues to Approach Leeward Islands

Irma is swirling in the Atlantic, giving few indications of a future path and denying forecasters a chance to catch their breaths after the devastation of Hurr...


Hurricane Watches Issued as Irma Continues to Approach Leeward Islands

Irma is swirling in the Atlantic, giving few indications of a future path and denying forecasters a chance to catch their breaths after the devastation of Hurr...


Hurricane Irma gathering strength in Atlantic Ocean

Hurricane Irma regained its status as a major Category 3 storm early Sunday but its impact on the Eastern United States remains uncertain. Speculation contin...


Trump hints at withdrawal from US-South Korea free trade deal

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders denied there was any inconsistency in Trump's remarks. And we're continuing to move forward on that. Japan al...


HURRICANE TRACKER: Hurricane Irma a Category 2 storm in the Atlantic

The approach of Irma will result in a general drop-off in wind speeds across the island, leading to warmer and hence uncomfortable conditions, said the BMS. The...


South Korea's Moon condemns North's nuke test, orders retaliatory measures

That launch came after Pyongyang tested two intercontinental missiles in July and claimed to have the United States mainland within its range. Despite Pyongya...


1st LD Writhru: WWII bomb deactivated in Frankfurt after mass evacuation

Meanwhile, as reported by the Hindustan Times, Koblenz also saw 20,000 people evacuated on Saturday while experts defuse a half-ton bomb of USA origins. A...


US East Coast keeps wary eye on Irma, another powerful hurricane

Hurricane Irma maintained its category 3 status on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale on Friday and is forecast to remain a powerful hurricane for days,...