North South Korea agree to enter the Winter Olympics under a unified flag

North Korea join winter olympics

          Olympics diplomacy will get its day, even if it comes beneath the shadow of the North Korean nuclear program. This week, South and North Korean officials will meet in the truce village of Panmunjom for “working-level talks” to “work out details on the North’s participation in next month’s Winter Olympic Games,” South Korea’s unification ministry said Sunday.  

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North Korea’s Pretty girl band

North Korea Band

          Is this the new strategy of North Korea. Look at these pretty girl band. Will Kim Jong. Un’s favorite band be attending the winter olympics? Now, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be sending his favorite band to South Korea. As talks continue between the two Koreas — following a sudden breakthrough earlier this month — an unlikely face popped up at the demilitarized zone as diplomats sat down together Monday: Hyon Song Wol, a member of Kim’s personal girl band, Moranbong. Hyon’s presence suggests Moranbong may be attending next month’s Winter Olympics in…

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North Korea and South Korea set to hold talks

North Korea negotiate

          Is the peace will come? North Korea has reportedly accepted South Korea’s offer for talks on January 9, the latest event in a significant week for inter-Korean relations. South Korean President Moon Jae-In’s administration on Tuesday offered high-level talks to its northern neighbor even as Pyongyang and Washington began the New Year with fresh hostile rhetoric.  

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‘Almost inevitable cold war’ between the US and China

Cold War

                    North Korea called itself a nuclear power on Monday, but the question now is whether U.S. President Donald Trump recognizes the rogue regime as one. That’s an important development to watch as actions taken by Trump against North Korea will likely result in a cold war between the U.S. and China. Such a turn of events between the two major powers would have global implications, pointing to how it would affect worldwide trade and investment. U.S. may try to contain North Korea by having “rings of missiles throughout the Asia Pacific region pointing at…

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Trump’s New Refugee Policy Targets These 11 Countries

Trump Ban

          President Donald Trump’s 11-nation refugee ban was partially blocked by a judge who found that it violated federal rule-making requirements. Demonstrators stand in a parking garage holding signs and an upside down American flag outside of John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) airport to protest U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order blocking visitors from seven predominantly Muslim nations in New York, U.S., on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017. The Trump administration issued an order Tuesday that resumed the resettlement of refuges in the United States, but said the applications of citizens from 11…

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N.Korea says new UN sanctions an act of war

Act of war

          The latest round of United Nations sanctions against North Korea are an act of war and tantamount to a complete economic blockade against the country, North Korea’s foreign ministry said on Sunday in a statement carried by the official KCNA news agency. The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test, seeking to limit its access to refined petroleum products and crude oil and its earnings from workers abroad. “We define this ‘sanctions resolution’ rigged up by the US and its…

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UN Security Council imposes tough new sanctions on North Korea

Missile

          The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved tough new sanctions against North Korea on Friday in response to its latest launch of a ballistic missile that Pyongyang says is capable of reaching anywhere on the U.S. mainland. Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, claimed that the new sanctions, levied in response to Pyongyang’s November 29 ballistic missile test, went even further than sanctions passed in September that, at the time, were called the toughest yet. The resolution adopted by the council includes sharply lower limits on North Korea’s refined oil imports,…

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Nervousness between U.S. & North Korea

War Game

          A US 7th Air Force official said the top-of-the-line F-22s are being joined by Air Force and Marine Corps F-35s in the largest concentration of fifth-generation fighter jets ever in South Korea. A day before the Vigilant Ace 18 drills, North Korea called for “merciless revenge” and said the nation would consider the “highest-level hard-line countermeasure in history,” according to the state-run Korean Central News Agency. The stealthy F-22s and F35s are among 230 US and South Korean aircraft participating in the annual Vigilant Ace 18 air combat drills. The drills begin after a weekend…

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The potential of war with North Korea is “increasing every day”

War

“I think it’s increasing every day” McMaster told when asked if this week’s missile launch heightened the possibility of war with the U.S. When asked if this week’s missile launch heightened the possibility of war with the U.S. North Korean state media boasted that its successful test of the new type of missile, dubbed the Hwasong-15, is capable of delivering a “super-large heavy warhead” to the U.S. President Donald Trump remains committed to the complete de-nuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, McMaster said, adding that there were non-military ways to deal with the issue, such as…

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