‘UN sanctions against North Korea’

These are the headlines we are tracking for you in this episode of On the News Line: UN sanctions against North Korea   This past Saturday, the UN Security Council voted unanimously to impose new sanctions on North Korea over the country’s long-range missile tests last month. The sanctions came as North Korea has consistently blamed the US for escalating tensions in the Korean Peninsula … Continue reading ‘UN sanctions against North Korea’

‘North Korea promises US territory of Guam strike plan in days’

North Korea says a plan that could see it fire four missiles near the US territory of Guam will be ready in a matter of days. State media said Hwasong-12 rockets would pass over Japan and land in the sea about 30km (17 miles) from Guam, if the plan was approved by Kim Jong-un. It denounced Donald Trump’s warnings of “fire and fury” and said … Continue reading ‘North Korea promises US territory of Guam strike plan in days’