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North Korea's Nuclear Programme, less than the cost of one US Aircraft Carrier

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — When North Korea decided to go nuclear, it committed to a huge investment in a program that would bring severe sanctions and eat up precious resources that could have been spent boosting the nation’s quality of life. 783 more words

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North Korea said to be preparing for another ballistic missile test launch, says CNN

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SEOUL – North Korea is said to be preparing for another test launch of a ballistic missile with an intercontinental or intermediate range in the next two weeks, according to latest US intelligence. 299 more words

Current Affairs

U.S. puts new sanctions on Iran over ballistic missile program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States unveiled new economic sanctions against Iran over its ballistic missile program on Tuesday and said it was deeply concerned about Tehran’s “malign activities” in the Middle East.
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'US imposes new economic sanctions on Iran over ballistic missile program'

The United States on Tuesday slapped sanctions on 18 Iranian entities and individuals linked to Iran’s ballistic missile program and other non-nuclear activities.

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U.S. targets Iran with new economic sanctions over its ballistic missile program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Tuesday unveiled new economic sanctions against Iran over its ballistic missile program and for contributing to regional tensions, one day after warning Tehran that it was not following the spirit of its nuclear agreement with world powers.
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South Korea proposes military, family reunion talks with North Korea

South Korea on Monday proposed military talks with North Korea this week, the first government-level talks since late 2015, in an effort to halt hostile activities near their joint border and after a series of missile tests by the North in recent weeks. 426 more words

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Australia to speed missile defence development, Turnbull says

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Australia will press ahead with a missile defence programme to protect its forces, but a US shield system isn’t appropriate, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said. 259 more words

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