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North Korea missile test fails

China, North Korea's lone major ally, has also spoken out against its missile and nuclear tests and has supported United Nations sanctions. Japan's Foreign Ministry and the Prime Minister's office r...

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President Trump briefed on North Korea's failed missile launch - Pentagon chief

The administration's immediate emphasis, the officials said, will be on increasing pressure on Pyongyang with the help of Beijing. "North Korea showing a variety of offensive missiles at yesterday's...

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Assad: Syria chemical attack '100 percent fabrication'

It was the first direct USA military action against Assad's forces since the start of Syria's civil war six years ago and led to a quick downward spiral in ties between Washington and Moscow. back...

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North Korean missile test fails, South Korean official says

North Korean missile test fails, South Korean official says

According to Reuters , South Korea's Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff released a statement saying the North attempted a test in the Sinpo region , along the country's east coast, but it's believ...

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Stockholm truck attack suspect is rejected asylum seeker from Uzbekistan

Stockholm truck attack suspect is rejected asylum seeker from Uzbekistan

The Stockholm truck attack suspect from Uzbekistan was a rejected asylum-seeker who eluded authorities' attempts to deport him by giving police a wrong address , Swedish police said Sunday while an...

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Christians From Around World Mark Good Friday In Jerusalem

Christians From Around World Mark Good Friday In Jerusalem

In other words, Easter Sunday is tied to the transitions of nature, so that the date moves from year to year. We all love Christmas, and we are grateful that God entered our world in a brand new way...

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North Korean missile test fails, South Korea says

Part of his mission will be to reassure allies in South Korea and Japan that the USA will defend them against North Korean aggression without acting in a way that might tip the region into open confli...

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Pence lands in South Korea after North's failed launch

The US Pacific Command said the missile "blew up nearly immediately", adding the type of missile was being analysed. Sunday's launch comes a day after the 105th birthday of late North Korea founder ...

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North Korea 'ready for nuclear attack'

A US Navy attack on a Syrian airfield this month with Tomahawk missiles raised questions about US President Donald Trump's plans for reclusive North Korea, which has conducted several missile and nucl...

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Pence to open Asian trip amid tensions with North Korea

The airline has carried passengers to North Korea since 2008. Asked about North Korea this week, he told reporters: "North Korea is a problem". Amid escalating military tension on the Korean Peninsu...

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North Korean Missile Test Fails

North korean missiles are displayed during a parade at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, Saturday, April 15, 2017. The reason North Korea is openly declaring its super-hardline plans before North Kor...

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Arkansas asks court to lift inmate's stay

All of the inmates are men, and all were convicted of capital murder. Another federal judge and the state Supreme Court had already granted stays to two of the eight inmates, reducing the number of ...

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Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US over airstrikes

Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US over airstrikes

U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley speaks with an aid before a Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria at the United Nations Headquarters in NY, U.S., April 12, 2017 . "The invest...

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North Korea's Missile Launch Was a Fail

Trump ordered a strike group led by the nuclear-powered flagship aircraft carrier Carl Vinson to sail toward the Korean peninsula as a show of force. A North Korean missile exploded during launch Su...

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Cyclone Cook: New Zealand set for worst storm in years

Cyclone Cook: New Zealand set for worst storm in years

However, heavy rains flooded suburban roads on the North Island and gale-force winds uprooted trees. Auckland escaped largely unscathed. The weather disrupted regional flights across the country...

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At UN, Britain says it has evidence of Syria sarin gas use

At UN, Britain says it has evidence of Syria sarin gas use

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that trust had eroded between the two countries under US President Donald Trump. Last week Trump ordered airstrikes on a Syrian air base in ret...

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Bashar Assad: Chemical attack on Syrian town a 'fabrication'

Bashar Assad: Chemical attack on Syrian town a 'fabrication'

The chemical attack prompted President Trump to order a missile strike at a Syrian military air base last week. He continued, "they fabricated the whole story in order to have a pretext for the atta...

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BC Liberals focus on tolls, tax credits in election platform

BC Liberals focus on tolls, tax credits in election platform

Another battle is Metro Vancouver bridge tolls , which the BC Liberals promise to cap at $500 a year for and the NDP vows to eliminate. Among British Columbians who voted for the Liberal Party in t...

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Pope Francis speaks out about 'shame' of humanity

Shame for all the times that we Bishops, priests, consecrated men and women have caused scandal and pain to your body, the Church; for having forgotten our first love, our initial enthusiasm and total...

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Russian Foreign Minister claims understanding between United States and Russia over Syria strikes

They urge the independent Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons to press ahead with its investigation into the attack, saying: "We are confident in this process and we fully support i...

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Best-case vs worst-case scenario for South Africa under Zuma

Addressing the crowds outside the Union Buildings, the ultra-left Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader, Julius Malema, responded to the accusations saying, "If not wanting Zuma is racism then we are...

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North Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles, Japanese PM warns

North Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles, Japanese PM warns

Outwardly, there are few signs of concern in North Korea despite the political back and forth. Japan's National Security Council discussed how to evacuate its almost 60,000 citizens from South Korea...

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Polling stations open for Turkish constitutional referendum

Polling stations open for Turkish constitutional referendum

Kemal Kilicdaroglu, leader of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), said Turkey was at a crossroads between a democratic parliamentary system and a "one-man regime". The emergency power...

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S.Korea: North Korea's attemped missile launch fails

People watch a TV showing North Korea's missiles during Saturday's military parade in Pyongyang in North Korea , at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul , South Korea, Sunday, April 16, 2017. The DP...

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Opinion Polls: Any Scenario Possible in French Election

His only challenge is that, in order to make it to the next round in the presidential election, Mélenchon must place among the top two candidates in the contest being held on April 23. "Undeniably he ...

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North Korea test fires unidentified missile which fails

Hanham said other land and submarine-launched ballistic missiles were shown in public for the first time Saturday. South Korean and U.S. intelligence officials are trying to determine what type of...

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North Korea missile launch ended in failure, says Pentagon

The report included no further details on the call between State Councilor Yang and Tillerson. Any US military strike risks leading to a war between the world's biggest economies - one that may de...

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North Korea launches missile despite US tensions

North Korea attempted to launch a new missile early Sunday, but the device "blew up nearly immediately", the US military said . US Pacific Command detected and tracked what it assessed to be a No...

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Scores Killed in Bombing of Syrian Evacuees

Scores Killed in Bombing of Syrian Evacuees

The buses headed to the Jebrin area for a temporary housing center equipped with food and medical supplies, SANA said. The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 24 people had been k...

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Boris Johnson is a liability undermining Britain's credibility, Labour says

Boris Johnson is a liability undermining Britain's credibility, Labour says

The foreign secretary received a paper on sanctions prepared by officials before the G7 summit in Italy on Monday and Tuesday where other countries refused to endorse the plan publicly. Mr Johnson had...

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