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Donald Trump Mocks 'Crooked Hillary' After She Criticizes Speech to the United Nations.

President Donald Trump ridiculed Hillary Clinton for criticizing his speech to the United Nations, reminding the country that the Clintons failed to prevent North Korea from obtaining nuclear weapons.

- Breitbart - US

Nations to Sign Nuclear Ban Treaty Opposed by Big Powers.

The first treaty to ban nuclear weapons was opened Wednesday for countries to sign, with the backing of over 100 nations but the opposition of nuclear-armed ones.   "This treaty is an important milestone towards the universally held goal of a world free of nuclear weapons'' at a time of increasing concern about their risk, ...

- Voice of America - US

Nations start signing nuke ban treaty opposed by big powers.

Nations on Wednesday began signing the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons, a pact backed by over 100 countries but spurned by those with nuclear arms. The U.N. treaty office said 51 countries are expected to attach their names on the opening day for signatures. Brazilian President Michel Temer...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Dozens of states sign nuclear weapons ban treaty at United Nations.

UNITED NATIONS - Dozens of countries signed a treaty to ban nuclear weapons on Wednesday amid tensions over North Korea's nuclear and missile tests, although the United States, Britain, France and others boycotted the event at the annual United Nations gathering of world leaders.

- Reuters - US

UN Chief to Open Signing for 1st Nuclear Ban Treaty.

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will open the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council hold a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations as world leaders tackle a wide range of crises and challenges on...

- Newsmax - US

The hope for a future without nuclear weapons: ICRC statement to the United Nations General Assembly.

Statement | Speech by ICRC President Peter Maurer on the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, United Nations General Assembly, 72nd session.The world today needs the promise of this Treaty: the hope for a future without nuclear weapons.

- ICRC - INT

The North Korean Nuclear Threat: A View from Japan.

Corporate Members Director's Breakfast Briefing 3 Oct 2017 - 08:00 to 09:15Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Professor Hitoshi Tanaka, Chairman, Institute for International Strategy, The Japan Research Institute; Senior Fellow, Japan Center for International Exchange Chatham House, London Despite UN Security ...

- Chatham House - UK

Trump's fire and brimstone U.N. speech hands Abe a win on North Korea, but will victory be pyrrhic?.

Experts warn that Trump's threat could reinforce Pyongyang's belief that nuclear weapons remain the sole means of securing the regime's safety.

- The Japan Times - JP

Trump's 'deals' are going to kill us all.

A quarter-century ago, a certain New York real estate investor took an interest in negotiations between the United States and the Soviet Union over nuclear weapons. Apparently he believed that if he got in a room with the Russians, he could end the Cold War with his awe-inspiring negotiating skills. As Bruce Blair reported ...

- The Week - US

North Korea Specialist: Trump Handed Kim Jong Un 'Soundbite Of The Century'.

SEOUL, South Korea — Was it a bluff? A warning that Washington would shoot down North Korea's next missile test? A restatement of past policy? Or simply just what it seemed: a straightforward threat of annihilation from the president of the United States? Officials and pundits across Asia struggled Wednesday to parse ...

- TPM News - US

South Korea president says Donald Trump's warning to North Korea 'firm and specific'.

U.S. President Donald Trump`s speech to the United Nations, where he warned he would "totally destroy" North Korea if threatened, reinforced the need for Pyongyang to realise it must give up its nuclear weapons, South Korea said on Wednesday.

- Zee News - IN

Fiery talk can lead to fatal misunderstandings: UN Chief

, Sept 20 : United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that global anxieties about nuclear weapons are at the highest level since the end of the Cold War due to nuclear and missile tests by North Korea.Speaking at his first General Assembly gathering on Tuesday, Guterres warned that "Fiery talk can lead to ...

- Sify - IN

Donald Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea over nuclear programme during UN address

US President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the UN General Assembly, threatened the “total destruction” of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive towards nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North Korea, told the murmuring crowd at the ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Chinese universities 'limiting admission of North Korean students' as nuclear crisis escalates

Some Chinese universities are restricting the admission of North Korean students and even blacklisting their scholarship applications as the nuclear weapons crisis escalates on the Korean peninsula, according to several college enrolment officers. One recruitment official at a university in Beijing said his college was ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Would Trump attack North Korea? Here's what we learned from his 'Rocket Man' speech at the U.N.

When might Kim Jong Un use nuclear weapons first? If he believes the United States intends to topple his regime.

- Washington Post - US

Temer: "We need more diplomacy, we need the UN more than before"

The President of Brazil, the first Head of State traditionally to address the annual United Nations General Assembly's general debate, pledged on Tuesday that his country will sign the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons – reiterating that the nuclear powers undertake additional disarmament.

- MercoPress - FK

In stark UN speech, Donald Trump threatens to 'destroy' North Korea

President Donald Trump has vowed to "totally destroy North Korea" if the U.S. is forced to defend itself or its allies against the renegade nation's nuclear weapons program, making his case in a combative debut speech to the U.N. that…

- Billings Gazette - US

South Korea says Trump's warning to North Korea 'firm and specific'

SEOUL/TOKYO - U.S. President Donald Trump's speech to the United Nations, where he warned he would "totally destroy" North Korea if threatened, reinforced the need for Pyongyang to realize it must give up its nuclear weapons, South Korea said on Wednesday.

- Reuters - US

The beginning of the end for nuclear weapons

"I have been waiting for this day for seven decades and I am overjoyed that it has finally arrived,' said Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow in July, when a new treaty banning nuclear weapons was agreed at the United Nations in New York. This is the beginning of the end of nuclear weapons.'However agreeing on a new treaty ...

- Greenpeace - INT

If the U.S. Military Attacks North Korea Is Seoul Safe?

Dave Majumdar Security, Asia 25 million people want to know.  In recent days, the United States has ratcheted up its rhetoric against North Korea as Pyongyang continues to test its arsenal of ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons. During a speech before the United Nations General Assembly on September 19, President Donald ...

- The National Interest - US

Could North Korea Attack America with an EMP Weapon?

Malcolm Davis Security, Asia Does Kim have it?  North Korea's launch of a Hwasong-12 IRBM over Japan on 28 August, a second launch on 15 September , and its test of what is either a boosted fission weapon or an early generation thermonuclear weapon on 3 September have accelerated the rush towards a major military crisis on ...

- The National Interest - US

Do South Koreans Really Want U.S. Tactical Nukes Back on the Korean Peninsula?

Se Young Jang Security, Asia Public opinion on complicated security issues can be easily misguided by biased or insufficient information. North Korea increasingly poses a grave threat to its southern neighbor and the world by conducting a series of nuclear and missile tests. Amid this escalating tension on and around the ...

- The National Interest - US

Chinese universities ‘limiting admission of North Korean students’ as nuclear crisis escalates

Some Chinese universities are restricting the admission of North Korean students and even blacklisting their scholarship applications as the nuclear weapons crisis escalates on the Korean peninsula, according to several college enrolment officers. One recruitment official at a university in Beijing said his college was ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to 'destroy' North Korea

President Donald Trump vowed Tuesday to "totally destroy North Korea" if the U.S. is forced to defend itself or its allies against the renegade nation's nuclear weapons program, making his … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Nepal to sign nuclear weapon ban treaty

Nepal to sign nuclear weapon ban treaty...

- MENAFN - JO

UN chief to open signing for 1st nuclear ban treaty

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will open the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council hold a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations as world leaders tackle a wide range of crises and challenges on the second day of their annual gathering.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Trump threatens to destroy North Korea

UNITED NATIONS , President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the UN General Assembly, threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea if the nation's “Rocket man” leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons.

- JamaicaObserver.com - JM

South Korea president says Trump's warning to North Korea 'firm and specific'

SEOUL/TOKYO - U.S. President Donald Trump's speech to the United Nations, where he warned he would "totally destroy" North Korea if threatened, reinforced the need for Pyongyang to realize it must give up its nuclear weapons, South Korea said on Wednesday.

- Reuters - US

Trump Threatens 'Total Destruction' of North Korea in First UN Speech

Describing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as “Rocket Man” on a suicide mission, U.S. President Donald Trump used his maiden address to the United Nations General Assembly to warn the Pyongyang regime that its current course could lead to total destruction. “North Korea’s reckless pursuit of nuclear ...

- Voice of America - US

Trump Talked Tough, but What's His Plan for Denuclearizing North Korea?

President Donald Trump warned North Korea over its nuclear weapons development in his debut address to the U.N. General Assembly, but he failed to offer a concrete strategy on how to denuclearize the communist state, experts say. Speaking before world leaders gathered at U.N. headquarters in New York on Tuesday, the ...

- Voice of America - US

World Leaders Speak at U.N. General Assembly

World leaders are addressing nuclear weapons, climate change and more at the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

- New York Times - US

Australia must sign the prohibition on nuclear weapons: here's why

On Wednesday a historic ceremony will take place in the UN General Assembly – the opening for signature of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. The treaty will enter into force 90 days after 50 countries have ratified it. More than 40 are expected to sign today, and more will sign over the coming weeks and ...

- The Conversation - UK

Anti-nuclear weapons protesters scale Australian building

- Townhall.com - US

Donald Trump threatens ‘total destruction’ of North Korea over nuclear programme during UN address

US President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the UN General Assembly, threatened the “total destruction” of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive towards nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North Korea, told the murmuring crowd at the ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Trump vows to 'totally destroy' North Korea if threatened

U.S. President Donald Trump escalated his standoff with North Korea over its nuclear challenge Tuesday, threatening to totally destroy the country of 26 million people if its rocket man leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons.

- The Daily Star - LB

At UNGA, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea

United States President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the United Nations General Assembly , threatened the total destruction'' of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North Korea, told the murmuring ...

- DAWN - PK

China, Russia call for peaceful solution

THE Chinese and Russian foreign ministers called for a peaceful end to the “vicious cycle” on the Korean Peninsula as they met in New York for the UN General Assembly. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov urged all parties to seek a “peaceful resolution” to the ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Use of nuclear weapons unthinkable: UN chief Antonio Guterres

US President Donald Trump, who has threatened North Korea with "fire and fury" unless it changes course, will be in the spotlight on Tuesday when he delivers his maiden address.

- Zee News - IN

Donald Trump's threats give North Korea every reason it needs to keep nuclear weapons

The US president's warning that he may totally destroy' the country is a gift to Kim Jong-un's regime.  Even by Donald Trump's undiplomatic standards, his speech at the UN general assembly was remarkably reckless. To gasps from his audience, Trump vowed to "totally destroy" North Korea if it persisted with its threats ...

- New Statesman - UK

Pentagon chief says he was asked about reintroducing tactical nuclear weapons in South Korea

The United States maintained nuclear weapons in South Korea during much of the Cold War, but President George H.W. Bush ordered their removal after the Soviet Union's fall in 1991

- National Post - CA

'Fix Iran nuclear deal or nix it'

Israeli PM speaks at UN, slams Iran nuclear deal for allowing Iran to develop an 'arsenal' of nuclear weapons.'

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Trump Issues Dire Warning to North Korea in Address to U.N.

President Donald Trump threatened to annihilate North Korea if the country fails to abandon its pursuit of nuclear weapons, delivering the dire warning Tuesday during his first address to the United Nations General Assembly.

- Wall Street Journal - US

In U.N. speech, Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' North Korea

President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if the nation's "Rocket man" leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Donald Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea over nuclear programme during UN address

US President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the UN General Assembly, threatened the “total destruction” of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North Korea, told the murmuring crowd at the UN ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

8 ways North Korea evades UN sanctions

Reuters/KCNA The United Nations recently passed its strongest sanctions yet against North Korea following its sixth nuclear test. But critics have expressed doubts as to whether the sanctions would stop Pyongyang from developing nuclear weapons and if the measures would be effectively enforced. The US government and a UN ...

- Business Insider - US

Trump Calls On Iran To 'End Pursuit Of Death And Destruction'

Speaking to the UN General Assembly in New York on September 19, U.S. President Donald Trump said the deal reached with Iran on its nuclear program was "an embarrassment to the United States." Trump said other nations should join the United States in pressuring Iran to give up its pursuit of nuclear weapons.

- Radio Free Europe - US

News24.com | At UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea

US President Donald Trump has threatened the 'total destruction' of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons.

- News24.com - ZA

'We need more diplomacy, more negotiating' Brazilian President tells UN Assembly

The President of Brazil, the first Head of State traditionally to address the annual United Nations General Assembly's general debate, pledged today that his country will sign the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - reiterating that the nuclear powers undertake additional disarmament.

- UN - INT

Donald Trump warns of total destruction of North Korea if it does not abandon nuclear threats

Latest: President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the UN general assembly, threatened the total destruction of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

At UNGA, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of N. Korea

United States President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the United Nations General Assembly , threatened the total destruction'' of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North Korea, told the murmuring ...

- DAWN - PK

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