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People U.S. military is 'locked and loaded' on North Korea
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But if North Korea escalates, the USA must be prepared to escalate to massive disarming strikes, including use of nuclear weapons. Yet many foreign policy establishment Democrats and Republicans, who previously insisted a nuclear-armed North Korea is unacceptable, are now arguing for accommodation (really appeasement and surrender).

People EU Slaps Sanctions On Additional North Korean Nationals
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The past seven days have seen a sharp increase in the rhetoric between Donald Trump and Pyongyang after fresh sanctions were imposed following a series of high-profile missile tests. "Because things will happen to them like they never thought possible". After intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests of missiles capable of reaching the U.S.

People Abbasi arrives in Karachi on maiden trip as Pak PM
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PM Abbasi assured the federal government will extend all support for development in the province. Meanwhile, the country has expressed its "grave concerns" over attempts by New Delhi to "change the demography of Jammu and Kashmir State". Dr Farooq Sattar held a detailed discussion on Karachi's situation with the PM. The MQM leaders during the meeting demanded that their workers in custody be released and their sealed offices opened.

People Irons, short-game woes cost Woodland on Day 2 of PGA Championship
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However, a double bogey on the tough No. 3 par-4 set him back in an otherwise solid over-par round. Day was forced to race the sun to finish the final four, making par on all of his remaining holes. "I don't think I was as free rolling as I thought I would be, as you can tell by some frustration", he said. "So it was nice to see that one drop".

People PAC-3 systems deployed in case missiles stray off course to Guam
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When asked about the possibility of deploying missile defense systems in Kochi, Shimane and Hiroshima, Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera told reporters late on Thursday that "the Defense Ministry and the Self-Defense Forces, will take the necessary measures, taking various factors into account".

People North Korea Threat: US, Japanese troops prepare for war
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un stated on Tuesday that he was considering an attack on Guam after Trump threatened Pyongyang with "fire and fury". Four Congo-class and two Atago-class destroyers are equipped with Aegis SM-3 missiles, created to engage missile in the mid-course phase.

People China urges N. Korea to stop missile tests, resume talks
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And it prohibits all new joint ventures with North Korean companies and bans new foreign investment in existing ones. Given North Korea's unremitting rhetoric, it could be a quick - though limited - nuclear war. found the Security Council's sanctions ineffective, it might take unilateral sanction against countries, companies or individuals who trade with North Korea", Zhang said.

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On Your Side's Liz Owens talked with the senator who made his message very clear. In another tweet early Friday morning, the President continued his war of words with North Korea, saying the US military of "locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely".

Author: 0 S&P falls 1.4% in safety flight on North Korea tensions

The index's losses mirrored global markets, which fell after incendiary words between the United States and North Korea . It also outlined detailed plans for a missile strike near Guam, which is more than 3,000 km (2,000 miles) to the southeast of North Korea and home to about 163,000 people, a U.S.

People Trump Talks To Guam President: I Am Behind You
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We are rock solid, and we have the best in the world by a factor of five. "We encourage everyone to go through their lives and live them like you would do any other day", he said. On Thursday, Japan stated it also stands ready to protect Guam in the event of a North Korean attack. An attack or threat on Guam is a threat or attack on the United States.

People Temperature may drop as much as 15° during solar eclipse
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The path of totality is the 70-mile-wide band running through the heart of the USA, from OR to SC. With just more than a week left, much of Western Kentucky is gearing up to become the epicenter of the 2017 total solar eclipse . There are alternative methods to indirectly view the partially eclipsed sun. But the crew will be able to see the umbra, where the eclipse is total, near the southern horizon.

People Olympics could open North Korea -- Rex Tilley
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Russia, however, said that the missiles were intermediate range. Meanwhile, it's been apparent for a year or two that measures to permanently derail North Korea's program to develop nuclear arms, including an intercontinental capability, won't work.

People Gorka: Tillerson Comments Taken Out of Context
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Gorka's comments about Tillerson raised eyebrows in part because of the dissonant messaging on North Korea , which continued Thursday. "The idea that Secretary Tillerson is going to discuss military matters is simply nonsensical", Gorka told the BBC.

People 78 percent say Trump should try to make ObamaCare work
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Most (57%) say Republicans in Congress should work with Democrats to make improvements to the 2010 health law. And equal shares of respondents (21%) said they want the GOP to continue working on its own replacement bill or to abandon their efforts altogether.

People Newspaper: ECP notice issued to Imran in contempt case
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Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Friday established a central monitoring cell at ECP Secretariat Islamabad to monitor the bye elections in NA-120, Lahore-III and PP-4, Gujar Khan. The electoral body subsequently reserved its judgment on Imran's petition, challenging the power of the top poll supervisory body to initiate contempt proceedings against him.

Author: 0 Beyond bluster, US, N. Korea in regular contact

You have the president of the United States essentially threatening a preemptive or a preventive nuclear war in Asia, not in response to a North Korean strike, but in response to North Korea's rhetoric, the fact that they're disrespecting the United States.

People 3.5mn N.Koreans sign up to fight against US
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On Aug. 5, the UNSC voted unanimously for fresh sanctions on North Korea following two tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles in July, prompting Pyongyang to warn of a "stern action of justice" against the USA and a missile strike around the U.S.

People Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch, 45-year-old woman killed
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On July 23, Pakistan abused truce in Baramulla region of J&K, yet no death toll was accounted for. Till August 1 this year, there have been 285 instances of ceasefire violation by the Pakistani forces. Earlier today One Indian Army soldier was injured in a terrorist attack that broke out on an army camp in forest are of Kalaroos in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir.

People Rep. Engel Compares Trump To Kim Jong Un
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So, if you don't want to get caught deer in the headlights, start calling for diplomacy in North Korea immediately."-More". "Western war planners are keen to minimise the death toll and that means a massive stepping-up of intelligence gathering against North Korea".

People Congressional leaders not hearing much from White House on North Korea
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He said the USA doesn't have many great options right now, but other superpowers around the world need to get involved if they don't want bad things to happen. Asked on Thursday whether there was any prospect of resuming negotiations with North Korea, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert told reporters that Washington "would need to know that North Korea is taking serious steps to de-escalate its nuclear program".

People Maharashtra Assembly Clears Bill Allowing Shops to Operate 24X7
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The Maharashtra Shops and Establishments (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 2017 also allows women to work in night shifst from 9.30 pm to 07:00 am with their consent and with the establishment providing safety measures, but no more than nine hours a day or 48 hours a week.

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Secretary of Defense William Perry, who served under President Clinton from 1994 to 1997 and was part of a diplomatic mission to North Korea in 1999. "The potential for infrastructure improvement and job creation will be limitless and, to use an old chestnut, we'll be putting the "new" back into 'nuclear'".

People Fadnavis announces Lokayukta probe against housing minister
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Fadnavis last night announced a Lokayukta probe into into the opposition allegation that there had been serious impropriety in clearing a slum-redevelopment project in the city by Housing MinisterPrakash Mehta, a BJP member in the cabinet. Fadnavis said that the case of MP Mill compound goes back to 1999 and the inquiry will also look into permission given between 1999-2014. Fadnavis, however, said of the total 16,909 hectares of land denotified, 9,335 hectares was done during the ...

People Tillerson underscores importance of USA tie-up with ASEAN
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the best signal North Korea could give that it's ready for talks with the U.S. is to halt missile launches. Responding to the ICBM provocation with a show of force, the US and South Korean troops on Wednesday conducted "deep strike" precision missile drills using Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) and the Republic of Korea's Hyunmoo Missile II.

People Trump shares report on N. Korea missiles based on anonymous intel sources
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After retweeting the report , Trump published his own tweet about addressing North Korea's potential nuclear capabilities. The report was based on anonymous sources discussing leaked classified information - a practice Trump has decried repeatedly when articles are based on leaks that are damaging to his White House.