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  1. News - Asia

    South Korea and US sign pact to deter North Korea nuclear strike

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 02:57pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Operational plan establishes 'strategic framework' for dealing with 'key North Korean nuclear threat scenarios' South Korea and the United States signed a new strategic pact on Wednesday that provides a “tailored” deterrence against the specific threat of a nuclear attack from North Korea. The operational plan establishes ...

  2. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Pyongyang lacks means for nuclear strike on US, experts say

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 09:22am by Reuters in Washington

    ... Reuters in Washington North Korea’s explicit threats this week to strike the United States with nuclear weapons are rhetorical bluster, as the isolated nation does not yet have the means ... lighter and diversified nuclear strike means,” an apparent reference to miniaturized nuclear weapons. It was the latest in a stream of invective from Pyongyang against what it apparently sees ...

  3. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINUSULA

    North Korea approves nuclear strike on US as Hagel admits 'real and clear danger'

    Posted Apr 04th 2013, 08:36am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul North Korea dramatically escalated its warlike rhetoric on Thursday, warning that it had authorised plans for nuclear strikes on targets in the United States. ... nuclear strike means”. “The merciless operation of our revolutionary armed forces in this regard has been finally examined and ratified,” the statement said. Last month, North Korea threatened ...

  4. News - Asia

    Briefs, February 9, 2013

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... Bloomberg   Class action looms over Fukushima disaster TOKYO- Farmers and householders hit by radiation from the Fukushima nuclear plant will file class-action lawsuits next month against the Japanese government. At least 350 residents would sue in the Fukushima District Court on March 11, the second anniversary of the disaster, lawyers said. AFP   UN chief warns North Korea on nuclear ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    Speech drafted for Britain's queen to prepare nation for nuclear war

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Italy and Turkey. Chemical and nuclear strikes would be next. Defence chiefs felt Nato would have to launch a nuclear strike first or face defeat by the overwhelming force of the USSR. "The ... The Guardian in London Britain's queen would have asked the nation to battle for survival in the event of nuclear war The speech no one wanted to hear It's the British ...

  6. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea threatens US bases in Okinawa, Guam as 'within range'

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 10:25am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul The North Korean army on Thursday threatened a possible strike against US military bases in Japan, in response to the use of nuclear-armed US B-52 bombers ... cannot tolerate the US carrying out nuclear strike drills, setting us as targets, and advertising them as strong warning messages,” a spokesman for the North’s supreme army command said. “The US ...

  7. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea’s ICBM tests fuel worries of ‘game changing’ threat

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:10pm by AFP

    ... the continental US into range and adding a whole new threat level to North Korea's regular nuclear-strike warnings. "The rocket engine test programme may wind down by the end of this year," ...

  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea leader Kim Jong-un to send a special envoy to Russia

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 02:46am by AP

    ... and main aid provider- are not as strong as they used to be. Beijing was angered when Pyongyang ramped up tensions last year with its third nuclear test and threats of nuclear strikes against Seoul ... ties with South Korea and the US in what analysts say is an attempt to lure outside aid, but Seoul and Washington have said it must first take steps towards nuclear disarmament. North Korea ...

  9. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea threatens action over B-52 bomber flights

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 09:17am by AFP

    ... “The US is introducing a strategic nuclear strike means to the Korean peninsula at a time when its situation is inching close to the brink of war,” the spokesman said. Military tensions ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul North Korea on Wednesday condemned training flights by nuclear-capable US B-52 bombers over the Korean peninsula as an “unpardonable provocation” ...

  10. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Seoul sends North Korea US$6m in aid despite talks deadlock

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... of nuclear strikes on Washington and Seoul. Pyongyang said it was responding to annual US-South Korean military drills and UN sanctions over Pyongyang's February nuclear test. The rival Koreas ...




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