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16 August, 2018 4:55 AM US hits Chinese and Russian firms over breach of North Korea sanctions

The US Treasury said in a statement that Dalian Sun Moon Star International Logistics Trading and its Singapore-based affiliate SINSMS netted over $1 billion a year by exporting alcohol and cigarette products to North Korea. The United States imposed sanctions on a Russian port service agency and Chinese firms on Wednesday for aiding North Korean ships 48

10 August, 2018 12:40 PM North Korea will preserve know-how despite denuclearisation: Foreign Minister

North Korea will preserve its nuclear know-how despite its promise of denuclearisation to the United States, Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said during a visit to Tehran, Iranian media reported today. Despite the agreement to denuclearise the Korean peninsula struck during a landmark summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and US President Donald 51

1 August, 2018 7:20 AM US says initial analysis shows remains provided by North Korea are likely American

More than 50 boxes handed over by North Korea last week appear to hold human remains from the 1950-1953 Korean War and are likely American, according to an initial forensic analysis, a U.S. official said on Wednesday. "There is no reason to doubt that they do relate to Korean War losses," John Byrd, a forensic anthropologist with the U.S. Department 33

25 July, 2018 3:35 AM North Korea's Kim Jong Un says soldiers' diets should be improved

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the country should feed its soldiers better, according to state media KCNA on Wednesday, after a defected North Korean soldier's health last year highlighted nutrition problems in the isolated state. On a visit to a military rations factory, Kim said it should produce tasty and nutritious food to "substantially contribute 553

23 July, 2018 3:46 AM "Never Ever Threaten US Again," Trump Warns Iran's Rouhani On Twitter

Donald Trump's Warning To Hassan Rouhani: President Trump tweeted today saying Iran will "suffer consequences the likes of which few throughout history have ever suffered before." President Donald Trump on Sunday warned Iran of consequences "the likes of which few throughout history have ever suffered," if it threatens the United States. "NEVER, EVER THREATEN 66

20 July, 2018 5:01 AM In India, over 6 victims for every 1,000 lived in modern slavery in 2016: Global Slavery Index 2018

Findings from the 2018 Global Slavery Index reveal that North Korea has the highest prevalence of modern slavery with the ratio of one in 10 people. In India, the 2018 index estimates that there werearound 8 million people living in modern slavery in the country in 2016. In terms of prevalence there were 6.1 victims for every thousand people. Among 68

7 July, 2018 10:42 AM Nuclear Talks With North Korea "Very Productive": Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo offered few new details as to how North Korea would honour its commitment to "denuclearise" in exchange for US security guarantees. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted Saturday that two days of talks with his North Korean counterpart on dismantling Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal had been "very productive". But, briefing reporters before 55

29 June, 2018 5:52 AM European Leaders Vow Tougher Action On Chemical Weapons, Spying

EU leaders on Friday pledged to crack down harder on chemical weapons and step up efforts to combat spying, as Europe frets about threats from Russia. Three months after a nerve agent attack in the British city of Salisbury, blamed on Russia, united the EU in condemnation of Moscow, the bloc's leaders said they wanted new measures to stop the spread 43

27 June, 2018 2:00 AM Protests against U.S. top court’s travel ban, Texas hospital explosion, and other news in pictures

The Supreme Court's decision to uphold President Donald Trump's travel ban was being met with outrage and heartbreak at demonstrations. Immigrant-rights activists crowded into the park across the street from the federal courthouse in lower Manhattan on Tuesday to voice their dismay at the decision. Protesters chanted, cheered and held signs reading 63

25 June, 2018 4:49 PM U.S. to present post-summit timeline to North Korea

It will have specific demands on denuclearisation: official The United States will soon present a timeline to North Korea with ”specific asks” of Pyongyang after a historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, a senior U.S. defence official said. The official, who spoke to a small group of reporters ahead of a trip to Asia this week by Defense 97