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How to Build a Nuclear Fallout Shelter in your Local Pub #4

I think that I could get used to it here.  Safe beneath my pub table there is time for some quiet contemplation.

I’ve stocked up my shelter with provisions––not forgetting the all-important tin-opener; I’ve genned up on the early warning signals––a rising and falling note for the attack signal; three loud whistles in quick succession to signify that there is danger of fallout; and a long steady note to sound the all-clear––and, perhaps most importantly, I have arranged for a pipe and faucet so that I can pump beer directly from the bar below into my refugee, so that I don’t need to unnecessarily expose myself to danger every time that I require a top-up.  296 more words


Russian Defense Ministry test-launches RS-24 Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile towards Kura proving ground

MOSCOW, September 20. /TASS/.

The Russian Defense Ministry has carried out a test launch of the intercontinental ballistic missile RS-24 Yars towards a proving ground in the Kamchatka Peninsula. 240 more words

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UN Amb. Haley says 'no problem' allowing SECDEF Mattis to 'handle North Korea'

(National SentinelNational Security: The nation’s top UN diplomat said Friday she has “no problem” with Secretary of Defense James Mattis dealing with North Korea, should all other options fail to convince Pyongyang to end its nuclear and ICBM development programs. 283 more words

Executive Branch

A British Perspective on options regarding North Korea

By Mustang

A writer by the name of Mark Almond recently got a four-page spread in The Daily Mail that addressed “western” options vis-à-vis North Korea.  609 more words


North Korea - missile test

North Korea has added another mark to it’s name with the recent launch of Hwasong-12 (ICBM) which was fired over Japan with an altitude of 770 kilometers (480 miles) before it dropped down in the Pacific Ocean. 295 more words


North Korea says seeking military 'equilibrium' with U.S.

SEOUL/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – North Korea said on Saturday it aims to reach an “equilibrium” of military force with the United States, which earlier signaled its patience for diplomacy is wearing thin after Pyongyang fired a missile over Japan for the second time in under a month. 321 more words

U.S. News

Breaking News: North Korea launches another missile over Japan

In a major show of defiance to the international community, North Korea fired a ballistic missile over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido Friday.

The launch is the second to fly over Japan in less than a month, and the first since… 1,122 more words

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