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N. Korea Says Has Power to Deter US ‘Nuclear Threat’

GENEVA—North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Su Yong said on Tuesday that his country had the power to deter an “ever-increasing nuclear threat” by the United States with a preemptive strike if necessary.His rare speech at the U.N.-backed Conference on Disarmament […]

N. Korea fires missiles in anger at South-US military drills

Seoul (AFP) – North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and vowed “merciless” retaliation Monday as the US and South Korea kicked off joint military drills denounced by Pyongyang as recklessly confrontational. The annual exercises always trigger […]

Russia may consider selling S-400 missile system to Iran

The S-400 missile system at a military unit in Elektrostal, near Moscow. The system has already entered service with the Russian Air Force. (Photo/CFP) While commenting on the prospect that Russia might provide Iran with its S-400 Triumf anti-aircraft missile […]