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US Deploys F-35Bs for First Time to Korea as Tensions Mount.

In an effort to deter an increasingly aggressive North Korea, the U.S. has sent America's newest strike fighter the F-35B to South Korea for the first time to take part in joint training, The Korea Herald reported.

- Newsmax - US

U.S. investigating North Korea's possible role in cyberheist of $81M from Bangladesh central bank.

Researchers discovered that a rare piece of code used in the theft had also been used in the hacking attack on Sony Pictures in December 2014

- National Post - CA

Reuters: North Korea could be in final stages of nuclear test preparations.

Satellite imagery of North Korea's main nuclear test site taken over the weekend indicates that Pyongyang could be in the final stages of preparations for a sixth nuclear test, a U.S. think tank reported on March 28. The post Reuters: North Korea could be in final stages of nuclear test preparations appeared first on ...

- Kyiv Post - UA

'The Daily Show' says it's opening an actual library of Trump tweets and we don't know what's real anymore.

Look, I don't know what the hell is going on here and if The Daily Show's claim that it's going to build a physical library of Donald Trump tweets is real or a joke but the idea is so weird I haven't wanted to believe something is real so bad since North Korea said it had unicorns. SEE ALSO: Trevor Noah totally gets Ivanka ...

- Mashable! - US

North Korea could be in final stages of nuclear test preparations: report.

WASHINGTON - Satellite imagery of North Korea's main nuclear test site taken over the weekend indicates that Pyongyang could be in the final stages of preparations for a sixth nuclear test, a U.S. think tank reported on Tuesday.

- Reuters - US

U.N. food aid to North Korea declined in February.

International food aid to North Korea has declined, and the World Food Program can no longer provide nutritional bars to 190,000 North Korean children.

- UPI - US

Amid tensions, China and North Korea inaugurate new charter flight | Reuters.

BEIJING The inaugural flight of a new charter service from North Korea's capital to the northeastern Chinese city of Dandong landed on Tuesday, the official Xinhua news agency said.The launch comes amid ongoing tensions on the Korean peninsula over the hermit state's missile and nuclear tests, which it says are in response ...

- Firstpost - IN

North Korea could be in final states of nuclear test preparations -- report.

Satellite imagery of North Korea's main nuclear test site taken at the weekend indicates that Pyongyang could be in the final stages of preparations for a sixth nuclear test, a U.S. think tank reported on Tuesday.

- GMA News - PH

North Korea appears to be in final stages of nuclear-test preparations.

Thomson ReutersWASHINGTON - Satellite imagery of North Korea's main nuclear test site taken at the weekend indicates that Pyongyang could be in the final stages of preparations for a sixth nuclear test, a U.S. think tank reported on Tuesday. Washington-based 38 North, a website that monitors North Korea, said the images ...

- Business Insider - US

North Korea could be in final stages of nuclear test preparations: report.

WASHINGTON - Satellite imagery of North Korea's main nuclear test site taken at the weekend indicates that Pyongyang could be in the final stages of preparations for a sixth nuclear test, a U.S. think tank reported on Tuesday.

- Reuters - US

North Korea conducts third test of rocket engine this month.

North Korea tested a rocket engine for the third time this month -- and like the previous two tests, it showed signs the rogue nation's missile capabilities were improving, a U.S. official confirmed Tuesday to Fox News.

- FOX News - US

North Korea tests another rocket engine, likely putting it closer to a nuke that can hit the US

KCNA/via ReutersNorth Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that U.S. officials believe could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, officials told Reuters on Monday. The latest test follows one earlier this month, and is another sign of Pyongyang's advancing weapons ...

- Business Insider - US

Sen. McCain on Nunes controversy, health care, Russia protests

Arizona Sen. John McCain is calling for a select committee to investigate Russian interference in U.S. politics and allegations of collusion with the Trump campaign. The 2008 Republican presidential candidate joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss a wide range of topics, including calls for Rep. Devin Nunes to recuse himself ...

- CBS NEWS - US

Another Test Increases Worries Over North Korea

"North Korea is continuing its activities to sophisticate its missile capability," a rep for South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff says, and the latest report from CNN seems to back that up. It cites two unnamed defense officials in reporting that North Korea performed another test of a ballistic missile...

- Newser - US

Internet Security Analysts: North Korea Is Planning a Global Bank Heist

The New York Times published a report from Internet security firm Symantec that revealed startling ambitions on the part of hackers affiliated with North Korea.

- Breitbart - US

North Korea coal, air route, raise questions about sanctions

North Korea coal exports to China increased sharply in February, according to Chinese customs data.

- UPI - US

North Korea accuses US of activating Asian version of NATO

North Korea on Tuesday accused the US of trying to form an Asian version of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation through a US-Japan-South Korea military alliance.

- Zee News - IN

Japan politicians want 'capacity to strike' North Korea

Top Japanese lawmakers have begun arguing for the capability to launch a preemptive missile strike on North Korea in the face of Pyongyang's increasingly active ballistic and nuclear weapons programs. In response to militant rhetoric from North Korea, a group of influential Japanese legislator...

- The Raw Story - US

Associated Press: North Korean airline starts new route to China

North Korea's national airline has started a new flight service to Dandong in China, bringing the total of its regularly scheduled international destinations to five. The post Associated Press: North Korean airline starts new route to China appeared first on KyivPost.

- Kyiv Post - UA

North Korean airline starts new route to China

PYONGYANG, North Korea " North Korea's national airline has started a new flight service to Dandong in China, bringing the total of its regularly scheduled international destinations to five.The first Air Koryo flight for the...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

North Korean airline starts new route to China

North Korea's national airline has started a new flight service to Dandong in China, bringing the total of its regularly scheduled international destinations to five.

- FOX News - US

Malaysia says Kim Jong-Nam's body still in KL morgue

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Mar 28 - Six weeks after the airport assassination of Kim Jong-Nam, Malaysia on Tuesday said it was still waiting for family to claim the body, denying rumours it had been sent back to Pyongyang. The half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un was poisoned with the lethal nerve agent VX in

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

North Korea tests rocket engine: US officials

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that US officials believe could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, officials told Reuters on Monday.

- BDNews24 - BD

Coking coal price to stabilise at $140-150 per tonne: Official

Kolkata, March 28 The price of coking coal will stabilise between $140-150 per tonne in the next 3-5 years, an official said here on Tuesday. "My prediction is coking coal price will stabilise between $140-150 per tonne of coking coal in the coming 3-5 years," Steel Authority of India Executive Director S.K. Basak ...

- Yahoo! News - US

North Korea tests rocket engine: US officials

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- Times Of India - IN

North Korea tests another ballistic missile engine: US officials

, Mar. 28 : U.S. defense officials have claimed that recently North Korea conducted another ballistic missile engine test.According to officials, the engine trial which was carried out on Friday was the third such test in recent weeks using similar technology.CNN quoted one official as saying that engine technology could ...

- Sify - IN

Malaysia Says Kim Jong Nam's Body Still in the Country

The body of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is still in Malaysia, the country's health minister said Tuesday, dismissing reports that his remains were about to be flown out of the country as part of diplomatic negotiations.   Malaysian authorities say Kim Jong Nam was killed Feb. 13 after two women ...

- Voice of America - US

North Korea reportedly conducted another rocket engine test last week

North Korea reportedly conducted another rocket-engine test last week as it seeks to develop a missile that could reach the U.S. mainland, while concern rose that the reclusive country is poised to carry out its sixth nuclear test.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Kim Jong Nam's body still in Malaysia amid talk of deal with North Korea

The body of Kim Jong Nam, who was murdered in Malaysia last month, is still in Kuala Lumpur, health minister Health Minister Subramaniam Sathasivam said Tuesday, amid reports the remains of the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will soon leave the country. What Malaysia eventually does with the body, ...

- The Japan Times - JP

North Korea conducts another rocket engine test as ICBM drive ramps up, U.S. says

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that U.S. officials believe could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile , officials said Monday. The latest test follows one earlier this month, and is another sign of Pyongyang's advancing weapons program. It comes amid mounting ...

- The Japan Times - JP

North Korea tests rocket engine: US officials

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that U.S. officials believe could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, officials told Reuters on Monday, Reuters reported.

- AzerNews - AZ

North Korea tests rocket engine: US officials

- Today.Az - AZ

Malaysia says Kim Jong-Nam's body still in KL morgue

Six weeks after the airport assassination of Kim Jong-Nam, Malaysia Tuesday said it was still waiting for family to claim the body, denying rumors it had been sent back to Pyongyang

- The Daily Star - LB

With countries like North Korea a nuclear ban is not realistic says UN ambassador Nikki Haley

40 nations including the US and UK are not participating in UN-led talks on nuclear weapons ban.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Coffin carrying slain Kim Jong-nam marked 'fragile' returns to Kuala Lumpur hospital

Kim's body was reportedly moved out of the hospital to go on a flight to Beijing and then to Pyongyang.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

North Korea tests rocket engine - US Officials

Kim also has said North Korea is close to an ICBM test-launch The post North Korea tests rocket engine - US Officials appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Deterring Pyongyang: US, South Korea Conclude Military Exercise

The United States and South Korea finished the 2017 iteration of their annual Foal Eagle exercise on March 23.

- The Diplomat - US

Kim Jong Nam's body still in Malaysia amid talk of deal with North Korea

KUALA LUMPUR - The body of Kim Jong Nam, who was murdered in Malaysia last month, is still in Kuala Lumpur, health minister Health Minister Subramaniam Sathasivam said on Tuesday, amid reports the remains of the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will soon leave the country.

- Reuters - US

North Korea strikes would be blocked, U.S. State Department says

Any North Korea attack would be blocked from striking targets, the U.S. State Department said Monday.

- UPI - US

US: North Korea conducts another missile engine test

Two US defense officials told CNN Monday that North Korea conducted another ballistic missile engine test Friday.

- CNN Top Stories - US

What I Really Worry About When It Comes to North Korea

Our preventative measures are looking less preventative.

- Yahoo! News - US

North Korea tests rocket engine - U.S. officials

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- Times Of India - IN

North Korea Has Carried Out Another Rocket Engine Test, U.S. Officials Say

North Korea has been testing rocket engines and heat-shields for an ICBM

- TIME Magazine - US

North Korea conducts second rocket engine test

US official says the engine could be used to launch an intercontinental ballistic missile.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

North Korea tests another rocket engine: U.S. officials

U.S. officials believe the test could be part of North Korea's program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile

- The Globe and Mail - CA

U.S. leads boycott of U.N. talks on nuclear weapons ban as Haley points to Pyongyang

More than 100 countries on Monday launched the first U.N. talks aimed at achieving a legally binding ban on atomic weapons, as Washington led an international boycott of a process it deems unrealistic. Before the conference had even begun, the U.S. ambassador to the U.N., Nikki Haley, spoke out to reject the proposal in the ...

- The Japan Times - JP

North Korea carried out another rocket engine test, possibly for ICBM: U.S. officials

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that U.S. officials believe could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, officials told Reuters on Monday. The latest test follows one earlier this month, and is another sign of Pyongyang's advancing weapons program. It comes amid ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Officials: North Korea conducted another engine test

American officials say North Korea tested ballistic missile engine which could be used in ICBM.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Major world powers protest U.N. talks to ban nuclear weapons

Dozens of members states including the United States on Monday boycotted United Nations talks for a treaty that would ban nuclear weapons saying the time was not right to outlaw nuclear arms."There is nothing I want more for my family than a world with no nuclear weapons. But we have to be realistic. Is there anyone who ...

- Sify - IN

North Korea tests rocket engine - U.S. officials | Reuters

By Idrees Ali and Phil Stewart | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that U.S. The post North Korea tests rocket engine - U.S. officials | Reuters appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

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