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Trump Says Bill Clinton Allowed North Korea to Develop Nuclear Weapons

China's natural disaster administration says it has detected a magnitude-3.4 tremor in North Korea that was a "suspected explosion". Ri did not respond when asked by reporters whether North Korea had conducted a new nuclear test. North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, now in NY for a United Nations meeting, warned on Thursday that Kim could consider a hydrogen bomb test of an unprecedented scale over the Pacific. Read More »

China imposes limits on oil supply to North Korea

China's natural disaster administration said on Saturday it had detected a magnitude 3.4 quake in North Korea that was a "suspected explosion". "This event occurred in the area of the previous North Korean nuclear tests", the USGS said. Read More »

N. Korean Foreign Minister's UN Speech Postponed Until Saturday


A 3.0 magnitude earthquake detected near North Korea's nuclear test site Saturday is presumed to have been a natural quake, South Korea's weather agency said. According to Merriam-Webster, the official definition of "dotard" is "a person in his or her dotage", meaning a person in the later years of their life in "a state or period of senile decay marked by decline of mental poise and alertness". Read More »

Iran unveils new ballistic missile capable of carrying several warheads

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Iran was cooperating with Pyongyang following the latest Tehran's ballistic missile test, APA reports quoting Sputnik. Called the Khorramshahr missile, the weapon appeared at a military parade in Tehran . Videos showed the missile, called the "Khoramshahr", being paraded through Tehran . Read More »

Latest GOP Health Care Bill Would Bring Idaho Increase In Federal Funds

John McCain announced Friday he will not support the Graham-Cassidy repeal bill, meaning it does not have the votes to pass the Senate. So.RIP Obamacare repeal, for now, yet again . Susan Collins could be that "no" vote. Republicans can not lose any additional senators and still pass the legislation with 50 votes and Vice President Pence acting as the tiebreaker. Read More »

Digital Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:DLR) 2017 Q2 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

Lexington Realty had 17 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. More notable recent Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Friday, June 9. (NYSE:DLR) for 9,900 shares. Schwab Charles Inv Mngmt has 522,032 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Earnest Prns Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.29% in First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO). Read More »

Pakistani cricket team arrives in Dubai for Sri Lanka series


We are hopeful they can fulfil the spots left by the retirements". Haris Sohail - if he wasn't struggling with an injury in 2015, he would have been the main batsman back then for Pakistan. They have selected Mir Hamza among five uncapped cricketers included in the 16-man squad . There were fitness concerns surrounding Azhar Ali and Yasir Shah but Inzamam declared that both the players have battled injuries to make it to the squad . Read More »

'I have decided' on Iran deal - but won't share yet


The president denounced the agreement at the U.N. General Assembly Tuesday, saying the deal is an embarrassment to the U.S. It was negotiated during the administration of his predecessor, Barack Obama . "This agreement is not something someone can touch", Rouhani told reporters at a news conference. "If you take out a single brick, the entire building will collapse", he said. Read More »

Iran successfully tests new missile after unveiling it during military parade


Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Thursday that Trump's "cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal" remarks before the UN General Assembly were a sign of desperation. "All these people placed emphasis on the need to honor the JCPOA and the agreement's being non-renegotiable", he said. "Whether you like it or not, we are going to strengthen our military capabilities which are necessary for deterrence", Rouhani said in a speech marking the anniversary of the outbreak of Iran's ... Read More »

We have IITs and IIMs; Pak has LeT, JeM: Sushma Swaraj


Swaraj said while India is making IIMs and IITs, Pakistan continues to be a terror exporter and is creating outfits like Lashkar-e-Toiba and Jaish-e-Mohammad. "By now, all Pakistan's neighbours are painfully familiar with these tactics to create a narrative based on distortions, deception and deceit", Gambhir said, asserting that efforts at creating alternative facts do not change reality. Read More »

Russian Federation warns it'll hit back if fired on in Syria


As the SDF encroaches from the east, the Syrian army and its allies are tightening their grip to the west, already controlling the town of Deir al-Zor and edging toward rebel forces. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which tracks the war in Syria with activists inside the country, reported later that the fighters took full control of the field in the province of Deir el-Zour. Read More »

Earthquake Detected in North Korea


China's natural disaster administration said it was a magnitude 3.4 quake and cited a "suspected explosion". Later, the China Earthquake Administration revised its estimation, saying the quake was not a nuclear detonation. In comments to reporters in New York, North Korea's foreign minister said his country's leader is considering whether to demonstrate his ability to detonate a nuclear warhead aboard a missile sent above the Pacific Ocean. Read More »

John McCain 'never had any intention' of backing latest health care bill


McCain's opposition to the Republican attempts to reform the ACA has been a sore point for many Republicans as they have campaigned on the issue for eight years. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, who voted against the last repeal bill, is also uncertain about backing the bill. Minority leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., "sold John McCain a bill of goods". Read More »

Trump's Welcome Flirtation With the UN


He condemned Washington's "verbosity, especially the very insolent remarks by the president of the country". If the US Congress decides to re-impose economic sanctions - despite the concerns of fellow deal signatories Britain, China, France, Germany, and Russian Federation - the agreement would likely collapse. Read More »

Iran pushes back on Trump's UN attack


According to the story, President Donald Trump hopes to tighten sanctions instead of abandoning the agreement hammered out two years ago. The sovereignty , security and prosperity of all countries, which Trump said in his address he would place importance on, are underpinned by the US -led global order. Read More »

Germany's Sigmar Gabriel slams Donald Trump's 'national egoism' in UN speech


Haley was asked how the USA could keep its global credibility on dealing with increasing aggression from North Korea when it is looking to rip up the Obama-era deal. It was a very, very matter-of-fact exchange of how we see this agreement very, very differently. American political leaders pushed for the withdrawal of the United States from the Iran nuclear agreement during an Iranian opposition rally in NY on Wednesday. Read More »

Mattis Just Hinted At Secret 'Kinetic' Military Options For North Korea


Most experts believe that a military strike on North Korea would invite a devastating response from Pyongyang. U.N. Security Council sanctions targeting North Korea's missile and nuclear tests are working, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said yesterday during an informal briefing with members of the press. Read More »

Kim says Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat


Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said tensions on the Korean peninsula underlined the importance of the Iranian deal, and that China would continue to support it. Downing Street declined to comment on the snub but said May had "reaffirmed" to Trump "the UK's strong commitment to the deal, saying it was vitally important for regional security ". Read More »

China vows to break 'malicious cycle' over North Korea


Speaking at a press briefing at the U.N. General Assembly on Friday, Lavrov likened the war of words between President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un to "a kindergarten fight between children". "Everyone is witnessing with alarm today the newer and newer restrictions by the US against Iran". The proper way to handle any "domestic conflict" is for the worldwide community "to encourage parties to reach a rational reconciliation and compromise", he said. Read More »

North Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific


The new sanctions from the Trump administration come two days after Trump told the United Nations that the us would "totally destroy" North Korea if leader Kim Jong Un does harm to the USA or its allies. Trump's return to focusing on North Korea's economy may temper global unease over his tough address Tuesday. North Korea has long said that its weapons tests are necessary because of US hostility, which for Pyongyang includes the almost 80,000 USA troops stationed in Japan and ... Read More »

United States beefing up NKorea sanctions after new threats


Tens of thousands of North Koreans packed into Kim II Sung Square in Pyongyang on Saturday as the government staged a massive rally against President Donald Trump and the United States. The volley of insults continued Friday, as Trump sent out a predawn Twitter post berating Kim. The new sanctions gave the Trump Administration the power to penalize individual companies and institutions that trade with and finance North Korea. Read More »