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International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons wins Nobel Peace Prize

Source: USA Today

BY Kim Hjelmgaard, USA TODAY

Published 4:16 a.m. ET Oct. 6, 2017 | Updated 8:05 a.m. ET Oct. 6, 2017

The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday to an international watchdog that campaigns to rid the world of nuclear weapons. 101 more words

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Starfire

Starfire   by Dale Brown

CAUTION: THIS BOOK IS TOXIC

In the author’s bio, included at the start of this book, it states, ‘Dale, his wife… and son… live near Lake Tahoe, Nevada, where he enjoys flying his own private jet, a Grumman Gulfstream II.’ 719 more words

Book Review

Why Trump won't 'totally destroy' North Korea

After US President Donald Trump’s address to the UN National Assembly, there is renewed confusion over what direction the US will take in developing a coherent strategy against the regime in Pyongyang. 1,579 more words

Real Estate

John Pilger: US IS THE PROBLEM (Video)

John Pilger: Look, the problem is not North Korea. The problem is not Russia. The problem is not China. The problem is the United States. 270 more words

Military Madness

North Korea slapped with UN sanctions after nuclear test

Source: BBC News

The United Nations has imposed a fresh round of sanctions on North Korea after its sixth and largest nuclear test.

The measures restrict oil imports and ban textile exports – an attempt to starve the North of fuel and income for its weapons programmes. 67 more words

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North Korea Conducts Hydrogen Bomb Test, Drawing Global Condemnation, by Tyler Durden

North Korea has just conducted it’s most powerful nuclear bomb test. From Tyler Durden at zerohedge.com:

Shortly after the news that North Korea announced it was in possession of an “advanced Hydrogen bomb”, to which we said that if “ 316 more words

Foreign Policy

North Korea says it conducts hydrogen bomb test; Trump issues trade threat

Source: Reuters

By Jack KimSoyoung KimSteve Holland

8 MIN READ

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North Korea on Sunday conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test, which it said was of an advanced hydrogen bomb for a long-range missile, marking a dramatic escalation of the regime’s stand-off with the United States and its allies. 64 more words

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