Raising the stakes: Why North Korea is talking up Guam

Raising the stakes: Why North Korea is talking up Guam
Trump speaks with Macron amid mounting tensions with North Korea
In this Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, file photo, a man watches a TV screen showing a local news program reporting on North Korea's threats to strike Guam with ballistic missiles, at the Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017.

Donald Trump taking questions on the North Korea situation on Friday. Photograph: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP. North Korea · Opinion. The Observer view on North Korea and the role of the UN. Observer editorial. Trump's rhetoric is a danger to the world.

The Washington Post reported Wednesday that North Korea has a large stockpile of compact nuclear weapons that can arm the country's missiles, including its new intercontinental ballistic missiles that are capable of hitting the United States. That's … . All eyes are on President Trump in the showdown with North Korea, but this is very much China's moment. How Beijing handles the brinkmanship of Kim Jong Un is the most important test the Chinese have yet faced in their decades-long effort to take a …

North Korea crisis: What does Kim Jong-un really want?
North Korea crisis: What does Kim Jong-un really want?
US president Donald Trump speaks at a security briefing at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster 1 US president Donald Trump speaks at a security briefing at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey. Picture: AP. David Usborne Twitter. . President Donald Trump resumed warnings to Kim Jong-un, saying that the North Korean dictator would “truly regret it” if he issued another overt threat to Guam. “If he utters one threat, in the form of an overt threat … or if he does anything with …

Who is Kim Jong Un and what will he decide to do?

President Trump with President Xi Jinping of China at Mr. Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., in April. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. BEIJING — In a diplomatic gamble, President Trump is seeking to enlist China as a peacemaker in … . Hundreds of North Korean students were photographed standing in line to join the country's military as clerics on Guam have prayed for peace. The mass enlistment took place as tensions on the Korean peninsula have reached their most critical since 1951.
Who is Kim Jong Un and what will he decide to do?
Who is Kim Jong Un and what will he decide to do?

The U.S.'s top general plans to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday, just days after his counterpart Donald Trump said military options against North Korea were “locked and loaded.” General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the U.S. Joint

North Korea shouldn't be the only nation “very, very nervous” about its stand-off with the United States, as President Donald Trump suggested this week. Carleton University Professor Elliot Tepper, an expert on international relations, and in …
President Donald Trump's threats against North Korea and tweets about the United States' powerful nuclear arsenal have raised the specter — however small — of nuclear war. But some members of Congress argue that the current process by which the. As the U.S. and North Korea bicker over threats of war, take a test on which world leader said these lines. (Photo Illustration by Sam Guerrero/New York Daily News). BY Denis Slattery. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Updated: Thursday, August 10, 2017, 11:15

The US President says that millions of Americans support him because he is "sticking up for our nation" against North Korea. 05:30, UK, Saturday 12 August 2017. Donald Trump responds on Twitter: "Does this guy have anything better. Video: Trump:. Donald Trump has warned that military solutions to the ongoing crisis with North Korea are 'locked and load' as the war of words continues. Tensions continue to escalate between Trump and Kim Jong-un, prompting fears that a devastating conflict could …

BEIJING – Chinese leader Xi Jinping urged U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday to avoid rhetoric that could inflame tensions with North Korea as an escalating war of words raised global alarm. Xi made the plea in a phone call hours after Trump … . The president issued the threat directly at rival rogue leader Kim and all but drew a red line that would trigger swift US action. Share. ByChristopher Bucktin. 22:39, 11 AUG 2017; Updated 00:20, 12 AUG 2017. News. Video Loading. Video Unavailable …
'You've become extremely famous. All over the world they are talking about Guam, and they are talking about you.' Mythili Sampathkumar New York; @MythiliSk; 5 hours ago. Click to follow. The Independent US. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00.

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