July 23, 2017

U.S. to Ban Travel to North Korea

About a month after the death of Otto Warmbier, the University of Virginia student who suffered catastrophic brain damage while imprisoned by North Korea, the Trump administration is seeking to ban American citizens from traveling to the country. U.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea. https://t.co/k1t2fcjSYd — […]

Report: U.S. Moves Toward Unilateral Action on North Korea, as U.N. Security Council Stalls

NEW YORK CITY–The Trump administration is reportedly moving toward acting alone against North Korea, a sign of increasing U.S. frustration with the stalemate on the issue in the United Nations Security Council. The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that the administration is moving unilaterally toward tightening sanctions on North Korea, particularly targeting Chinese companies and banks […]

US successfully tests THAAD missile system amid North Korean tensions

The U.S. on Tuesday test-fired its THAAD anti-ballistic missile system from Alaska that successfully intercepted a target missile launched from an Air Force Cargo plane north of Hawaii. The drill was previously scheduled in June and comes a week after North Korea successfully test-launched an intermediate-range ballistic missile capable of hitting Alaska. A THAAD interceptor […]

Haley Warns North Korea: US Prepared to Use ‘Considerable Military Forces’ If Necessary

Nikki Haley, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, issued a stark warning to North Korea Wednesday, one day after Pyongyang test fired an intercontinental ballistic missile. Specifically, Haley said the U.S. is prepared to respond by using military force if necessary. “One of our capabilities lies with our considerable military forces. We will use them […]

Japan, South Korea, U.S. Agree to Take Lead at G20 Summit on North Korea

In telephone calls ahead of the G20 summit, President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed to partner with South Korean president Moon Jae-in and take the lead in the effort to tackle the threat posed by North Korea’s nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles build-up. “In their telephone talks, Abe and Trump affirmed […]

BREAKING: North Korea Successfully Tests ICMB That Could Hit Alaska

North Korea on Tuesday launched a ballistic missile that surpassed any of the rogue nation’s previous tests in terms of flight time and height. “The test launch was conducted at the sharpest angle possible and did not have any negative effect on neighboring countries,” North Korea’s state media said in a statement. The missile traveled […]

U.S. Hits North Korea With Sanctions; Puts Military Action On The Table

After months of escalating tensions between North Korea and the United States, topped off by the death of American Otto Warmbier at the hands of the dictatorship, new strategies are being implemented and considered in the White House. According to CNN, a military response is now on the table “if Pyongyang conducts an underground nuclear […]

Student detained in N Korea is mourned at hometown funeral

WYOMING, Ohio (AP) — Celebrating the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after returning home in a coma, a packed crowd of mourners gathered Thursday as Otto Warmbier’s loved ones shared stories about his affinity for hugs, thrift-store clothes-shopping and little-known rap […]

Here’s What Lt. Col. Shaffer Believes Killed Otto Warmbier

Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer told Fox Business Tuesday that he believes Otto Warmbier’s brain damage was caused by repeated drugging. “He was tortured not so much the way—pulling fingernails out with tools but by repeated drugging—sodium pentothal,” the retired Army general told the FOX Business Network’s Maria Bartiromo, adding that the drug’s frequent use is […]

President Trump: We Will Handle North Korea For What They Did To Otto Warmbier.

When 22-year-old American student Otto Warmbier was released from North Korean captivity last week after being held as a war criminal for 17-months, his family praised President Trump for getting him out. “When Otto was first taken we were advised by the past administration to take a low profile while they worked to obtain his […]

Rubio Minces No Words: Warmbier Was ‘Murdered’

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) knows exactly what happened to Otto Warmbier, the 22-year-old who was held captive in North Korea for over a year for stealing a propaganda poster in a hotel. The young man, who died Monday night just a few days after returning to the U.S., was “murdered,” the Florida senator wrote on […]

American student Otto Warmbier dies days after being released from North Korea

Blue and white ribbons line the streets of Wyoming, Ohio as a show of support for the Warmbier family on Thursday in Wyoming, Ohio. Otto Warmbier, 22, was released from a North Korean prison last week. He died on Monday, his parents said. (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images) Otto Warmbier, an American student who was released from […]

Who Is Otto Warmbier? Trump Administration Gets U.S. Hostage Released From North Korea

Updated | Otto Warmbier, an American sentenced to 15 years’ hard labor by North Korea for alleged “anti-state acts,” has been released. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced Tuesday morning that Warmbier, 22, was on his way back to the U.S. to be reunited with his family. Warmbier has apparently been in a coma since […]

(3rd LD) N. Korea fires ‘Scud-type’ ballistic missile: S. Korea

SEOUL, May 29 (Yonhap) — North Korea fired a ballistic missile from its eastern coast early Monday morning, dealing another blow to efforts by South Korea’s new government to improve inter-Korean ties. The missile, presumed to be a Scud type, was launched eastward from the vicinity of Wonsan, Gangwon Province, at around 5:39 a.m., according […]

EXCLUSIVE – Congressional Expert: North Korea Prepping EMP Catastrophe Aimed At U.S. Homefront.

TEL AVIV – While the international community and news media focus on North Korean missile tests and the country’s nuclear program, one expert warned on Sunday that North Korea may be secretly assembling the capability to take out significant parts of the U.S. homeland via an electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack. Dr. Peter Vincent Pry is […]

North Korea Detains Second US Citizen In Two Weeks.

North Korea has arrested another U.S. citizen for alleged anti-state crimes. Kim Hak-song, a professor working at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, was detained Saturday, according to reports from North Korea’s state-run Korean Central News Agency. Kim was reportedly detained for “hostile acts” against the reclusive regime. North Korea is currently holding four U.S. citizens, […]

Trump Just Responded To North Korea Launching Another Ballistic Missile — Here’s What He Had To Say

“North Korea disrespected the wishes of China and its highly respected President when it launched, though unsuccessfully, a missile today.” (RELATED: North Korea’s Latest Missile Test Never Even Made It Out Of Korea) “Bad!” North Korea’s launch came only hours after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told the United Nations that the Trump administration is ready […]

BREAKING: North Korea Ratchets Up Tension, Fires Ballistic Missile.

According to the Yonhap news agency, early on Saturday morning in North Korea, which is 12 ½ hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time, the North Korean government test-fired a ballistic missile from a region north of Pyongyang. Yonhap got the news from South Korea’s military, which reported, “North Korea fired an unidentified missile from a site […]

Trump on North Korea: ‘Major, Major Conflict’ Is Possible.

With tensions already high between the United States and North Korea, President Trump warned that a “major, major conflict” is possible. “There is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea. Absolutely,” Trump said in an interview with Reuters. “We’d love to solve things diplomatically but it’s very difficult,” […]

In Classified White House Briefing, Senators Warned North Korea Threat Is ‘Urgent’

Senators were warned during a rare White House briefing Wednesday that North Korea’s nuclear and missile program posed “an urgent national security threat.” President Trump made introductory remarks during the secret, hour-long session for the senators. Updates on the situation were also provided by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, Chairman […]

Senators get North Korea briefing in unusual WH visit.

Senators piled into buses Wednesday for a rare trip to the Eisenhower Executive Office Building next to the White House for a closed-door briefing on North Korea. The meeting comes as President Trump nears his 100th day in office with few legislative accomplishments. It also marks the first time the president has met with the […]

BREAKING: Trump makes UNPRECEDENTED move on North Korea.

As North Korea continues to threaten America and the rest of the developed world, the Trump administration is pushing back – even though North Korea’s rhetoric is likely their only weapon. Their longest range missiles aren’t capable of coming close to reaching American soil – but their intentions are clear, and are we supposed to […]

North Korea Warns US of ‘Super-mighty Preemptive Strike’

North Korea warned the United States that it could launch a preemptive attack. “In the case of our super-mighty preemptive strike being launched, it will completely and immediately wipe out not only U.S. imperialists’ invasion forces in South Korea and its surrounding areas but the U.S. mainland and reduce them to ashes,” said the Rodong Sinmun, […]

North Korea ‘will test missiles weekly’, senior official tells BBC.

North Korea will continue to test missiles, a senior official has told the BBC in Pyongyang, despite international condemnation and growing military tensions with the US. “We’ll be conducting more missile tests on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis,” Vice-Foreign Minister Han Song-ryol told the BBC’s John Sudworth. He said that an “all-out war” would […]

North Korea tensions have Hawaii pols revisiting emergency attack plans.

As tensions with North Korea mount, Hawaii lawmakers anxiously are dusting off the state’s emergency plans in preparation for the possibility – however remote – of an attack on the islands. The plans were last revisited in the 1980s. But the Hawaii House Public Safety Committee on Thursday formally called for the state’s defense agency […]

Trump Won’t Be Punked By Foreign Dirtbags Like Obama Was.

After eight years of Barack Obama’s pathetic fecklessness, America has got its feck back. And the whiny progressives who prefer our woman-enslaving, gay-tossing, toddler-crucifying enemies to the guy who beat their designated heir to the Crown (Royal) are in a tizzy. Oh no, America is refusing to continue down the path of submission, humiliation, and […]

US: North Korean test missile explodes on launch.

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A North Korean missile exploded during launch Sunday, U.S. and South Korean officials said, a high-profile failure that comes as a powerful U.S. aircraft supercarrier approaches the Korean Peninsula in a show of force. It wasn’t immediately clear what kind of missile was test-fired from the east coast city of […]

Why Trump is right on North Korea.

The United States and North Korea are finally facing off this Easter weekend over Kim Jong Un’s insatiable appetite for courting danger. Here’s why President Trump is doing the right thing by taking a hard line. While the rest of the world sits by, twiddling its collective thumbs and hoping that Kim comes to his […]

Just In: Trump sends SERIOUS warning to North Korea.

If there’s one thing President Trump has done, it’s reintroduce us to the geo-political stage with force and power. Obama’s idea of foreign policy was an apology tour that made us the laughing stock of the world, and served to make us look like pathetic weaklings. We lost a ton of respect from foreign nations, […]

U.S. May Launch Strike if North Korea Reaches for Nuclear Trigger.

The U.S. is prepared to launch a preemptive strike with conventional weapons against North Korea should officials become convinced that North Korea is about to follow through with a nuclear weapons test, multiple senior U.S. intelligence officials told NBC News. North Korea has warned that a “big event” is near, and U.S. officials say signs […]