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by | September 24, 2017 | 08:49

The foreign minister said he accepted the United States position that Iran's behaviour in the Middle East had not improved since the deal - but added there was no hope of it changing its ways if the accord fell. But Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu backed Trump during his speech , saying the deal with Iran should be amended or scrapped altogether, and warned against the spread of Iranian influence in the Middle East.

by | September 24, 2017 | 08:45

Speaking at a press briefing at the U.N. General Assembly on Friday, Lavrov likened the war of words between President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un to "a kindergarten fight between children". During the council meeting, speaker after speaker including US allies in Europe and Japan spoke out in support of the 2015 nuclear deal that capped Iran's nuclear program, which President Donald Trump is threatening to scrap.

by | September 24, 2017 | 08:41

Faced with what it says are U.S. provocations, North Korea says it has as much right as any other state to develop a nuclear deterrent. The despatch was unusual in that it was written in the first person, albeit filtered through the North's state media, which are part of propaganda efforts meant to glorify Mr Kim.

by | September 24, 2017 | 08:36

Chinese leaders were long the North's diplomatic protectors but express increasing frustration with the government of Kim Jong-un. Trump reiterated that, while the United States had great strength and patience, if forced to defend itself or its allies, the nation would have no choice but to "totally destroy" North Korea .

by | September 24, 2017 | 08:26

All of North Korea's previous six nuclear tests registered as earthquakes of magnitude 4.3 or above. The South Korean weather agency said analysts have detected seismic activity of a 3.2 magnitude about 6 kilometers (more than 3 miles) from the site used for nuclear tests.

by | September 24, 2017 | 07:52

Addressing the annual gathering in NY he continued: "Through such a prolonged and arduous struggle, now we are finally only a few steps away from the final gate of completion of the state nuclear force". "We are prepared to use the full range of military capabilities to defend the USA homeland and our allies". Trump responded with a tweet calling Kim Jong-un "a madman" who "will be tested like never before!" Meanwhile, analysts said that seismic activity detected near the site of North ...

by | September 24, 2017 | 07:49

During the rally, speakers who took the podium blasted U.S. President Donald Trump's remark at the United Nations to "totally destroy" North Korea , calling the U.S. Kim said he was "thinking hard" about his response and that Trump "will face results beyond his expectation". Meanwhile, a number of diplomatic officials and prominent activists have called for peaceful negotiations between the USA and North Korea.

by | September 24, 2017 | 07:02

The analyst also expressed "profound shock and disgust" at Trump's speech at the United Nations , arguing that his "sickening tirade" against both Iran and North Korea "serves as another reminder of his contempt for global law". But he did not elaborate. CHANG: Even so, is there a part of you that thinks maybe the US could have gotten a better deal - for instance, terms in there that could have addressed Iran's support for militant groups or terms that could have addressed holding Americans ...

by | September 24, 2017 | 06:57

Seismic activity was detected Saturday near the site of North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear site, but it is not known whether a nuclear test caused the development. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho said later in NY that Pyongyang may consider its most powerful test of a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean.

by | September 24, 2017 | 06:58

This raised fears of another nuclear test from the isolated state, but South Korea and the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test Ban Treaty Organisation - a nuclear proliferation watchdog - said they believed it was a natural quake. "Trump, the president of so-called "power, ' is mad enough to wag his tongue without any consideration that he would 'totally destroy" a sovereign state".

by | September 24, 2017 | 06:30

Saki all over Da Silva in the opening stages of this fight. Da Silva with some knees inside. Searching for the kill in order to halt his three-fight losing streak, Silva began swinging bombs - but Saki countered with a monster left hook of his own, sending Silva to sleep nearly instantly.

by | September 24, 2017 | 06:13

The score could have been tied, but Mond was ruled to have run out of bounds at the Arkansas 10-yard line on what would have been an 89-yard touchdown. A&M forced OT on Daniel LaCamera's 27-yard field goal with 4 seconds left. They found a spark with explosive plays on Saturday. The red uniform was a Cowboys-Razorbacks crossover look.

by | September 24, 2017 | 05:51

Luther Strange, Trump lashed out against Kim, telling the crowd, "we can't have madmen out there shooting rockets all over the place". Elleman said the missile of choice in a North Korean atmospheric H-bomb test likely would be its longest-range ballistic missile, known as the Hwasong-14, which apparently has the capability of reaching the USA mainland, or the intermediate-range Hwasong-12.

by | September 24, 2017 | 05:07

We have more on the Korean Arms race from Neal Conan in today's Pacific News Minute. Despite those efforts to pressure North Korea to denuclearize, the country's nuclear capabilities have steadily increased. Analysts say that seismic activity detected Saturday near the site of North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear site may be aftershocks as a result of a nuclear test earlier this month.

by | September 24, 2017 | 04:50

Yet for his part, Mr. Yiannopoulos insisted the event is still happening. FILE - In this February 1, 2017 file photo, University of California, Berkeley police guard the building where Breitbart News editor Milo Yiannopoulos was to speak.

by | September 24, 2017 | 04:29

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Overnight lows will range from the upper 60's inland to lower-mid 70's right along the coast. A few isolated showers and storms will be possible in the afternoon, but many of us look dry. Thursday night will be mostly clear with lows around 70. Saturday , Sept. 23 - Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Wednesday will be sunny. Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:42

North Korea has been testing missiles at an unprecedented rate, and conducted its sixth nuclear test despite global condemnation. Japan has been subject to two North Korean missile test flyovers in recent weeks. Gen. Kim Rak Gyom, commander of the North's strategic rocket forces, was quoted new report from the state broadcaster as saying Trump had showed his "senility" again .

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:42

And he answered, "I'll let you know", when he was asked for details. Germany would work with the European Union, France, Britain and where possible China and Russian Federation to press Washington to preserve the deal, under which Iran curbed its nuclear work in exchange for the lifting of sanctions, he said on the sidelines of a United Nations meeting in NY.

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:20

The North Korean despot also said he was considering retaliating at the "highest level" and that Trump would " pay dearly " for threatening to destroy his regime. Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has called North Korea's decision to test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean a "crazy" idea. Trump tweeted Friday that Kim was " obviously a madman " who would be "tested like never before".

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:16

India's Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party government's plan to deport the Rohingya has been challenged in the Supreme Court . Van Thio noted that the army campaign came in response to a rebel attack and said that non-Muslims have also suffered.

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:14

As a result, "the enormous potential of our bilateral relations" isn't being realized and global issues aren't being solved because the US and Russian Federation can not coordinate, he said. Trump, who has authority for thousands of nuclear warheads, then responded on Twitter Friday, "Kim Jong Un of North Korea, who is obviously a madman who doesn't mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before!" But Trump's threats to tear up the deal, which relieved some sanctions ...

by | September 24, 2017 | 02:24

There was no immediate word on the condition of the injured. A Met Police spokesman said: "Police in Newham are investigating after a number of attacks in Stratford where a noxious substance was used". East London has been the scene of other such attacks. Many of those at the scene, kept inside the cordon by police, were visibly upset by the incident.

by | September 24, 2017 | 02:01

He says Trump's threat to totally destroy North Korea shows the president takes "very seriously" his responsibility to protect Americans. In response, Kim said Trump will "pay dearly" for threatening to destroy North Korea .

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:59

Collier County was down to 2 percent without power, or 5,109 customers. DUKE ENERGY Opened the Perry Solar Facility and the Suwannee Solar Facility in Florida's north central region as part of its long-range plan to install 500 megawatts of solar power throughout the state by 2024.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:54

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday. Asked whether there were any military options the United States could take with North Korea that would not put Seoul at grave risk, Mattis said there were, but declined to give details.