North Korea slams new measure against Nuclear development

24 November, 2017, 01:39 | Author: Kim Reid
  • North Korea slams new measure against Nuclear development

That the new list included a Chinese individual - the CEO of a company in a city near North Korea - and four Chinese companies show that the action also seeks to press China, the North's sole remaining ally and the largest benefactor, as well.

US President Donald Trump this week declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, a spot on a US blacklist Pyongyang had shed almost a decade ago. The alliance comes as North Korea is increasingly isolated from the worldwide community as its nuclear threats against the US continue. Instead, the North Korean media has denounced President Trump in often insulting language to which Trump has responded in twitter messages insulting Kim Jong-Un. He added to this campaign for worldwide support in a telephone conversation Tuesday with Russia's President Vladimir Putin, seeking to enlist his support for heightened pressure against the North.

Different alcoholic drinks cause different moods
To relax, 53 per cent of young adults would pour themselves a glass of wine, with beer the next choice at around 50 per cent. Krakower, though, doesn't think that will help folks who are dependent on alcohol .

According to a report in The Financial Chronicle, Air China has suspended flights to North Korea, further limiting the secretive state's links with the outside world, in what the government said was a business decision with no political motives. One of his favorite comments is the USA should have re-designated North Korea as a sponsor of terror "a long time ago" - that was a dig against Obama's policy of "strategic patience" in dealing with the North. Trump has hinted that he would consider a "military option", possibly including a "preemptive strike" on its nuclear and missile facilities.

Kyoto, Osaka, Yokohoma and Kyoto are among the Japanese targets, while Seoul, Degu and Jongwon in South Korea are also identified.

Woman alleges Franken inappropriately touched her at state fair; senator responds
She said she immediately told her husband that Franken had "grabbed" her bottom, and she said she posted about it on Facebook. Dayton also criticized Franken's actions and DFL gubernatorial candidate Rebecca Otto called on Franken to resign.

The UN estimated the latest ban, imposed after its two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in July, would slash by North Korea's $3-billion annual export revenue by a third. The recent visit of a special Chinese envoy to North Korea should give a clue to the North's position.

Some analysts say Tuesday's move by the United States administration of President Donald Trump is unlikely to deter the North from pursuing nuclear capabilities, and will only push any potential dialogue over de-nuclearisation further away. China, moreover, still pours oil into North Korea, fueling an economy that otherwise survives on far less efficient coal.

Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism
Earlier this month, another North Korean media outlet said Mr Trump was " sentenced to death " for his attacks on Mr Kim. North Korea was taken off the USA list of state sponsors of terror in 2008 during nuclear negotiations with the George W.

Literally, it means North Korea would join Iran, Sudan and Syria on the list of state sponsors of terror.

Recommended:

  • Comment period extended on proposed national park fee increase

    Comment period extended on proposed national park fee increase

    Most of the 17 sites are in the West, including Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone , Zion and Mount Rainier. The deadline was originally set for Thursday, but on Tuesday the comment period was extended to December 22.
    Marshawn Lynch's mom claps back at Donald Trump

    Marshawn Lynch's mom claps back at Donald Trump

    Lynch has sat during the national anthem for the entire NFL season so far, and even sported a shirt that read "Everybody vs. Giant flags of both nations were unfurled to cheers of the crowd, which included a significant number of Americans.
    Harrison Ford Helps Rescue Woman After She Crashes Off The Highway

    Harrison Ford Helps Rescue Woman After She Crashes Off The Highway

    It is not the first time life has imitated art for Ford, famous for his heroic roles as Indiana Jones and Han Solo in Star Wars . Senior Officer Matt Alonzo of the Santa Paula Police Department was working the incident, which took place around noon.
  • Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree at These Three Spots

    Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree at These Three Spots

    Brentlinger, 70, has been gardening since age 6 and has been selling fresh-cut trees from his farm for more than 20 years. Noble firs usually last longer and have sturdy branches that can hold heavy decorations.
    Mubi mosque bombing: 'Stop targeting civilians'-AI

    Mubi mosque bombing: 'Stop targeting civilians'-AI

    The town's name was changed temporarily to Madinatul Islam, or "City of Islam" in Arabic, during the brief Boko Haram occupation. Mubi is in Adamawa state, where Boko Haram held territory until the Islamist militants were pushed back by troops in early 2015.
    Baker Mayfield closes as prohibitive Heisman favorite at Vegas books

    Baker Mayfield closes as prohibitive Heisman favorite at Vegas books

    Riley was spotted grabbing his crotch and yelling an obscene comment towards Kansas players during the Sooners win on Saturday . He apologized after the game, calling his actions "unacceptable" and "disrespectful".
  • Louisville announces suspended freshman Brian Bowen will never play for the school

    Louisville announces suspended freshman Brian Bowen will never play for the school

    I said 'Yeah, I'd be really interested.' They had to come in unofficially, pay for their hotel, pay for their meals. It also will give Bowen written permission to contact other programs about transferring, if he desires to leave.
    Uber 2016 data breach puts 600000 drivers at risk

    Uber 2016 data breach puts 600000 drivers at risk

    Attorneys general in at least three states, including MA and NY , have already launched investigations into the hack. CEO Travis Kalanick , who was in charge when the hack took place, is still on the company's board of directors.
    Uber just made its biggest move yet to adopt self-driving cars

    Uber just made its biggest move yet to adopt self-driving cars

    Swedish automaker Volvo in the contract will put Uber at about 24,000 vehicles equipped with unmanned technologies. Uber is already testing 200 of the automaker's cars in San Francisco, Pittsburgh and Tempe, Ariz.
  • MS-13 gang 'behead man' in park near Washington DC

    MS-13 gang 'behead man' in park near Washington DC

    They said he had a "missing bottom tooth near the front of tooth" that "would have been obvious when he was speaking or smiling". The victim's "heart had been excised from his chest and thrown into the grave", according to court records.
    LaVar Ball downplays Donald Trump's role in UCLA freshmen's release

    LaVar Ball downplays Donald Trump's role in UCLA freshmen's release

    I got the sense Cuomo was struggling to keep a straight face at times as they sparred, repeatedly talking over one another. The trio isn't allowed to suit up, be on the bench for home games or travel with the team.
    Kenyatta to be sworn-in next week

    Kenyatta to be sworn-in next week

    The court in September nullified the August presidential election over irregularities and ordered a new vote held last month. Kenyatta's August 8 win, citing irregularities. "The court has unanimously determined that the petitions are not merited".


Popular

Apple Rumored to Be Readying a New Budget-Friendly iPhone for 2018
The device will be exclusively manufactured by Wistron in India, who is already manufacturing some of the current iPhone SE . The new iPhone SE 2 will be priced at close to $349, nearly half the going price for Apple's latest release, the iPhone X .

Major League Baseball drops death penalty on Braves, bans John Coppolella for life
The Braves released a statement on the matter, accepting the punishment handed down to them by the league. The investigation found the franchise "circumvented worldwide signing rules from 2015 to 2017".

Willian admits pundits will question Champions League penalty vs Qarabag
Maybe if we were not a small country or small team the decision would've been different. When you wait or you arrive in this type of moment it could be more hard for us".

Federal judge blocks ban on sex reassignment surgeries for service members
Stone is challenging President Trump's policy banning transgender people from serving in the military. Garbis's ruling prevents the government from denying funding for sex reassignment surgeries.

President Trump pardons his first turkey
Drumstick, and the backup bird, Wishbone, were raised on a turkey farm in Douglas County, Minnesota. Trump also continued the fowl tradition of questionable presidential jokes at the ceremony.

Argentina: Missing sub could be out of oxygen soon
In the "worst-case scenario", the missing sub could run out of oxygen in two days, said Argentine navy spokesman Enrique Balbi. The Argentine navy said an electrical outage on the diesel-electric-propelled vessel might have downed its communications.

The new Vantage might just be the best Aston Martin ever
The existing generation has been well received and now Aston has taken the wraps off the newest iteration of the Vantage . The Vantage is the second of seven new models Aston Martin is promising to introduce in the next few years.

Zanu-PF wants Mugabe impeachment 'done and dusted by Thursday'
On Sunday, Mugabe was sacked as Zanu-PF party leader and replaced by one-time comrade turned arch-rival Mnangagwa. That would complicate any efforts to install Emmerson Mnangagwa as president, as many Zimbabweans expect.

Surprise! Selena Gomez Went Blonde For Her AMA Performance
Considering what a wild year it's been for Gomez, we're glad to see she's having fun with trying out different hairstyles. If you missed out on the show don't fret, we have a list of celebrities who managed to make a statement with their look.

Pittsburgh police issue warrant for suspect in shooting of rookie officer
Limani, a spokesman for the Pennsylvania State Police, emphasized the importance of any information people can provide. Shaw's body was transported to a funeral home in Lower Burrell on Saturday afternoon after an autopsy was conducted.