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How North Korea Could Start World War III: A War Between Russia and America

Added: 22.09.2017 3:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Ultimately, while American attempts to shoot-down a North Korean missile are unlikely to trigger an accidental nuclear war, it might not be good idea stress the Russian early warning system. The best option—time permitting—would be to forewarn Moscow of any attempt to shoot down a North Korean missile. If the United States decides to attempt to shoot down future North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests using the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system, it is likely that Russia’s early warning system will not mistake the interceptors for a potential nuclear attack.

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U.S. to tackle 'challenging' issues in next round of NAFTA talks

Added: 22.09.2017 3:09 | 0 views | 0 comments

The United States will present new text proposals and begin to weigh into thornier issues -- such as rules of origin -- of the North American Free Trade Agreement in the third round of negotiations.


The U.S. Is Giving $32 Million To Assist Rohingya Refugees

Added: 22.09.2017 1:24 | 1 views | 0 comments

The United States will dispense about $32 million in humanitarian assistance to the Rohingya ethnic minority facing persecution in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, the State Department said Wednesday. “Through this support, the United States will help provide emergency shelter, food security, nutritional assistance, health assistance, psychosocial support, water, sanitation and hygiene, livelihoods, social inclusion, non-food items, disaster and crisis risk reduction, restoring family links, and protection to over 400,000 displaced persons in Burma and in Bangladesh,” according to the press release.

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Irma, now Maria: US Caribbean communities rush to send aid

Added: 22.09.2017 0:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

From parties where the price of admission is a donation, to fundraising drives and online wish lists for collecting needed supplies, West Indian communities around the United States are stepping up to get help for the islands of the Caribbean ravaged by the wind and water of Hurricane Irma, including those in places in the southern United States that were hit hard themselves.


Americans Pessimistic on Race Relations, Poll Reveals

Added: 21.09.2017 22:16 | 1 views | 0 comments

Seven-in-10 Americans view race relations in the United States as poor, a new poll from NBC News and The Wall Street Journal shows.


U.S. judge aims to quickly decide lawsuits over DACA

Added: 21.09.2017 20:40 | 7 views | 0 comments

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thursday said he wanted to decide quickly lawsuits challenging the Trump administration's decision to end a program that shielded from deportation children brought to the United States illegally by their parents.


Russia says will target U.S.-backed fighters in Syria if provoked

Added: 21.09.2017 20:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia warned the United States on Thursday it would target U.S.-backed militias in Syria if Russian troops again came under fire, as the United States disclosed an unusual face-to-face meeting between U.S. and Russian generals meant to avoid such clashes.


Broad swath of US deemed environmentally suitable for mosquitoes that transmit disease

Added: 21.09.2017 19:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

Three-quarters of counties in the contiguous United States present suitable environmental conditions for at least part of the year for either Aedes aegypti or Aedes albopictus mosquitoes to survive if introduced, according to researchers. The two mosquito species can transmit viruses that cause Zika, dengue, chikungunya, and yellow fever.

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Why North Korean sanctions have failed

Added: 21.09.2017 19:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

For years, sanctions imposed by the United States and the UN have failed to stop North Korea's rapidly expanding nuclear program. Why have sanctions on North Korea failed so spectacularly? What sanctions could work?


Trump to add sanctions on North Korea, but not on oil: U.S.

Added: 21.09.2017 16:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States will add more sanctions against North Korea, as U.S. allies have called for enforcing international sanctions as the best way to get Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons program.


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