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North Korea Rebuffs U.S. on Talks – WSJ.com

April 17, 2013 – North Korea Issues New Warning to South Korea and the U.S.: North Korea said on Tuesday it wouldn’t consider rolling back its nuclear-weapons program in order to initiate dialogue with the U.S., rebuffing recent outreach from Washington … Continue reading

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As North Korea Seals Border, U.S. Bolsters Defenses – NYTimes.com

April 4, 2013 – North Korea Seals Border:  The United States announced Wednesday that it was speeding the deployment of an advanced missile defense system to Guam in the next few weeks, two years ahead of schedule in what the … Continue reading

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U.S. Moves Missile-Defense Ship Near Korea – WSJ.com

April 2, 2013 – Korean Situation Seen as Critical: The U.S. positioned a ship capable of shooting down ballistic missiles near the Korean peninsula, defense officials said, as South Korea President Park Geun-hye called for “strong retaliation” against any provocations … Continue reading

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Korean Peninsula Situation Heats Up.

April 1, 2013 – It’s April Fools But This is no Joke: U.S. Ups Its Show of Force in Korea:  The U.S. flew F-22 stealth fighter jets to South Korea Sunday for joint exercises, a further demonstration of advanced military … Continue reading

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North Korea Issue New Dire Threats Against the West.

March 13, 2013 – North Korea Issues New Threats against the West: North Korea declared the Korean War Truce Invalid and claims an end to 1953 Armistice. The United States added new sanctions against the secretive nuclear regime. In retaliation, North … Continue reading

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South Korea Launches Satellite-Carrying Rocket.

January 30, 2013 – South Korea Launches Satellite-Carrying Rocket: South Korea successfully launched Wednesday a two-stage rocket carrying a research satellite, a first for a space program long overshadowed by the launches of neighboring North Korea. Pictured above, South Korea’s … Continue reading

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North Korea Says It Will Launch Satellite Into Orbit – NYTimes.com

March 17, 2012 – North Korea to Launch Satellite: North Korea announced Friday that it planned to launch a satellite into orbit next month, threatening to scuttle a new agreement with the United States that had briefly raised hopes of easing … Continue reading

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Iran Threatens to Block the Strait of Hormuz.

December 28, 2011 – Iran Threatens to Block The Strait of Hormuz: Iran issued a blunt warning on Tuesday, stating that it would block the Strait of Hormuz, the world’s most important oil transit point, if Western powers attempt to … Continue reading

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Tropical Depression Muifa Aims for Shanghai!

August 4, 2011 – – Tropical Depression Muifa Aims for Shanghai: Tropical Depression Muifa has its sights set on Shanghai, China. Currently, Muifa has sustained winds of 56 MPH, with gusts to 68 MPH and by August 5th; winds and … Continue reading

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Gold Rockets to New Record High of $1,663.50 an Ounce!

August 4, 2011 – – Gold Rockets to New Record High of $1,663.50 an Ounce: Fears of a recession sent gold futures to a record settlement price Wednesday, its fifth in eight sessions, as its safety appeal pulled in investors … Continue reading

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