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  • Trump says North Korea's Kim insulted him by calling him 'old'

    11/12/2017 5:56:20 AM PST · by mandaladon · 14 replies
    Reuters ^ | 12 Nov 2017 | Steve Holland
    HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had insulted him by calling him “old” and said he would never call Kim “short and fat.” Trump made the comment after attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam. In a series of tweets he also said Chinese President Xi Jinping was “upping sanctions” on North Korea in response to its nuclear and missile programs and that Xi wanted Pyongyang to “denuclearize.” During Trump’s visit to Beijing last week Xi reiterated that China would strive for the denuclearization...
  • New Jersey, Don't Go "Sanctuary State"- Vote Guadagno for Governor

    10/24/2017 12:05:07 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 16 replies ^ | October 24, 2017 | Arthur Schaper
    Two major gubernatorial elections are on the Election 2017 campaign horizon. I wrote about the Virginia race one week ago. Ed Gillespie is now winning by focusing on Virginians’ day-to-day needs. More importantly, he is also doubling-down on his opposition to illegal immigration, and its deleterious consequences like the rising crime, gang activity, bad traffic, and diminishing quality of life.Across the Chesapeake, another governor’s race is raging. New Jersey, a colonial outpost for Quakers before the American Revolution, has turned into another California-style outpost of the urban-suburban divide, where compacted cities have been out-voting the more conservative rural and suburban...
  • Kim’s Disaster: North Korean Nuclear Base Collapses, Killing at Least 200 People

    10/31/2017 11:37:58 AM PDT · by righttackle44 · 48 replies
    Western Journalism [Compliation] ^ | October 31, 2017 | Jack Davis
    [This is a news brief from an e-mail compilation]: Information emerging from furtive North Korea indicates that a tunnel at the regime’s nuclear test site collapsed last month after a nuclear test, killing about 200 people. A report from Japanese broadcaster TV Asahi, citing unnamed sources, said 100 people were killed in an initial collapse around Sept. 10, and another 100 died in a rescue operation. Other reports put the date of the collapse as Oct. 10. No official North Korean announcement was made about the date of the collapse. North Korea’s massive Sept. 3 test caused multiple tremors and...
  • North Korea CIVIL WAR: Kim scrambles to avoid uprising as family monuments targeted

    10/26/2017 4:41:47 PM PDT · by righttackle44 · 44 replies
    EXPRESS ^ | October 21, 2017 | Joey Millar
    North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has ordered an increase in security at such sites as “hostile elements” within the hermit state deface the symbols. Statues and murals depicting the three Kim leaders have been targeted by citizens furious at the imbalance in the country. Kim has increased the number of monuments to his dynasty during his reign in an attempt to piggy-back on the popularity of previous leaders. But with famine and starvation frequently sweeping the country, there is a growing anger at Kim and his one-party government.
  • Carter Offers Self as “Human Shield” [semi-satire]

    10/16/2017 10:52:36 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 11 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 15 Oct 2017 | John Semmens
    This week, former US President Jimmy Carter offered himself to North Korea’s communist government to “act as a human shield against an attack by the Trump Administration” contending that “even a madman like Trump would surely pull back if he knew an innocent American’s life was at stake.” Fortunately for the ex-president, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un rebuffed the offer. “Our might is supreme,” Kim boasted. “We have no need for shields—human or otherwise. Mr. Carter, like all of my enemies, will die at a time and place of my choosing. Even those who to attempt to hide like my...
  • Kim Calls Trump "Deranged Dotard" [semi-satire]

    09/23/2017 10:33:56 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 7 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 24 Sep 2017 | John Semmens
    North Korean tyrant Kim Jong-un blasted US President Donald Trump's UN speech as "the mutterings of a deranged dotard" and vowed that "the world will pay a high price for allowing this maniac to insult my country." The use of the unusual term "dotard" sent media outlets to consult dictionaries in search of its meaning. According to the dictionary, a dotard is a person, especially an old person, exhibiting a decline in mental faculties. To prove his point, Kim cited what he called "a logical contradiction in this gangster's speech where he called for all nations to respect the internal...
  • A North Korea nuclear test over the Pacific? Logical, terrifying

    09/22/2017 7:23:39 AM PDT · by mandaladon · 69 replies
    Reuters ^ | 22 Sep 2017 | Hyonhee Shin, Linda Sieg
    SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) - Detonating a nuclear-tipped missile over the Pacific Ocean would be a logical final step by North Korea to prove the success of its weapons program but would be extremely provocative and carry huge risks, arms control experts said on Friday. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho suggested leader Kim Jong Un was considering testing “an unprecedented scale hydrogen bomb” over the Pacific in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat at the United Nations to “totally destroy” the country. “It may mean North Korea will fire a warhead-tipped (intermediate range) Hwasong-12 or Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile...
  • There was a distinctly Stalinesque feeling to the 2017 Emmy Awards

    09/20/2017 8:23:49 AM PDT · by servo1969 · 15 replies ^ | 9-20-2017 | Bookworm
    Trump Derangement Syndrome at the Emmy Awards revealed that in Hollywood, as in the USSR or North Korea, it's dangerous to deviate from the party line. (A very surprised Dolly Parton, who didn't expect her Nine to Five co-stars to go all "Cultural Revolution" on her at the Emmy Awards.)I didn't watch the Emmy Awards. In fact, I haven't watched the Emmy Awards in at least 20 years.I don't watch the Emmy Awards in part because, with a very few exceptions, I don't watch television. Those exceptions are: Dancing With The Stars (I know, I know, but I do love...
  • Trump mocks Kim Jong Un, calls him 'rocket man'

    09/17/2017 6:44:40 AM PDT · by mandaladon · 101 replies
    Fox News ^ | 17 Sep 2017
    'rocket man' Published September 17, 2017 Fox News NOW PLAYING Kim Jong Un says NKorea nearing equilibrium with US military Close President Trump apparently has a new name for North Korean strongman Kim Jong Un as the rogue leader pursues a nuclear-missile program -- “rocket man.” “I spoke with President Moon of South Korea last night,” Trump tweeted early Sunday morning. “Asked him how Rocket Man is doing. Long gas lines forming in North Korea. Too bad!” Kim has apparently conducted six nuclear bomb tests and numerous inter-continental missile launches in his attempt to affix a nuclear warhead on a...
  • North Korea's Folly[charismatic Caucus]

    08/07/2017 7:43:16 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 5 replies
    The Joshua Chronicles ^ | 8-7-2017 | bible
    A nation has come before my courts attention, Its leader creating his own ascension, The cries of the innocent brought before me, Torture and murder with blasphemy, Turning his back to My very Throne(Jeremiah 17:13), Creating a temporal one of his own, Causing his subjects through fear to give him fame, Trying his best to erase My Name("Jesus Christ"), No fear of The Creator has he, So now he shall meet the angel of death and catastrophe, A boy attempting to become a man, But very soon will lose his land, The hand "is" writing on the wall, This man's...
  • Mattis: Military solution in place to address North Korea threat

    08/10/2017 11:49:58 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 75 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | August 10, 12017 | Carlos Munoz
    U.S. military strategists at the Pentagon have a military solution in place to address the growing threat emanating from North Korea, but they are holding their fire in favor of ongoing diplomatic efforts by Washington and its allies, Defense Secretary James Mattis said Thursday. The Pentagon chief remained largely mum on the details of that military solution, which theoretically would curb Pyongyang’s efforts to develop a nuclear-capable, ballistic missile arsenal, except to say any military option would be a multilateral one involving a number of regional powers in the Pacific. “Do I have military options? Of course, I do. That’s...
  • North Korea’s Hwasong-14 ICBM: A Technical Evaluation

    07/12/2017 7:45:29 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 14 replies
    Real Clear World and 38 North ^ | 12 Jul, 2017 | John Schilling
    After the frenzy of technical speculation over the successful launch of North Korea’s Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the dust seems to be clearing and the emerging reality is that the North has an unreliable missile that can reach Alaska or Hawaii with a single nuclear warhead, and would be lucky to hit even a city-sized target. However, with a year or two of additional testing and development, it will likely become a missile that can reliably deliver a single nuclear warhead to targets along the US west coast, possibly with enough accuracy to destroy soft military targets like naval...
  • Hacker Kim Dotcom: “I Knew Seth Rich Was the Wikileaks Source – I Was Involved”

    05/20/2017 12:31:43 PM PDT · by Future Useless Eater · 72 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | May 20, 2017 | Jim Hoft
    Kim Dotcom, a famous internet entrepreneur and hacker, admitted today he was part of the operation along with Seth Rich to get stolen DNC emails to Wikileaks. It wasn’t Russia! ... Moments ago Kim Dotcom dropped this bomb— “I knew Seth Rich. I know he was the @Wikileaks source. I was involved.” ... UPDATE— KIM DOTCOM WILL MAKE A STATEMENT ON TUESDAY… I'm meeting my legal team on Monday. I will issue a statement about #SethRich on Tuesday. Please be patient. This needs to be done properly. — Kim Dotcom (@KimDotcom) May 20, 2017
  • Inside Kim Jong-un's camps of death: Former North Korean female guard reveals the horrors she saw

    04/30/2017 7:45:17 AM PDT · by ColdOne · 37 replies ^ | 4/29/17 | Ian Birrell
    FULL TITLE.....................Inside Kim Jong-un's camps of death: Former North Korean female guard reveals the horrors she saw in secret prisons where thousands face being starved, beaten, raped and butchered........................Lim Hye-jin still shivers at the memory of two brothers who managed to escape briefly from her massive concentration camp in the mountains of North Korea. Seven family members were killed on the spot in revenge. Scores more prisoners were savagely beaten as collective punishment for the breakout. Several weeks later, guards and inmates were ordered to gather as the pair – their bodies battered from torture – were dragged back behind...
  • Aum death row cultist, U.S. toxicologist chat about VX, Kim Jong Nam murder

    04/20/2017 3:47:23 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 1 replies
    Japan Times ^ | APR 20, 2017
    A U.S. toxicologist researching incidents involving the doomsday cult Aum Shinrikyo met one of its former senior members on death row on Thursday to discuss the recent murder of Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean leader’s half-brother, by VX, a deadly nerve agent. Anthony Tu, professor emeritus at Colorado State University, said the murder of Kim Jong Un’s estranged half-brother was one of the topics discussed during his 30-minute meeting with Tomomasa Nakagawa at the Tokyo Detention House. Nakagawa, 54, wrote a letter to Tu on Feb. 22 saying Kim Jong Nam may have been attacked with VX. He wrote...
  • What If America Assassinated Kim Jong-un?

    04/18/2017 3:54:40 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 55 replies
    The National Interest ^ | Daniel R. DePetris
    A question that is just as important is whether assassinating Kim or the generals in charge of North Korea’s nuclear program, ballistic missile program, military or intelligence services would be a good policy. We tend to believe that if we just took out the top, bad guy in the regime, all of the other bad guys in that regime will be scared straight, change their behavior and suddenly turn their governments into bastions of human rights and democracy. We’ve had experience with his belief before: several days prior to major military operations in Iraq, Washington lobbed cruise missiles at Saddam...
  • Time in North Korea IS????

    04/14/2017 8:08:31 PM PDT · by hapnHal · 53 replies
    4/14/17 | hapnHal
    Here is a question........ What day and time is it in North Korea? Its Saturday 11:28 AM Why is this important? Its show time.... Will wait and see. Hopefully, the show has been cancelled.
  • North Korea Puts Army Into "Combat Mode"

    03/14/2017 3:19:24 PM PDT · by blam · 43 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 3-14-2017 | Tyler Durden
    It's been at least 24 hours since any further sabers were rattled between China, US, South Korea, and North Korea (oh and Japan), but it according to, Kim Jong Un has ordered the entire North Korean army into "combat mode" to tighten security and consolidate sentiment in response to military drills conducted by South Korea and the US, which began in early March. A source in South Pyongan Province told Daily NK that following the order from Kim Jong Un, every last soldier-- even if away on business, on leave, off-base for training, or even those with a recent...
  • Exclusive: North Korea restarts plutonium production for nuclear bombs - U.S. official

    06/08/2016 10:34:58 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 15 replies ^ | 06/08/2016
    North Korea has restarted production of plutonium fuel, a senior U.S. State Department official said on Tuesday, showing that it plans to pursue its nuclear weapons program in defiance of international sanctions. The U.S. assessment came a day after the U.N. nuclear watchdog said it had "indications" that Pyongyang has reactivated a plant to recover plutonium from spent reactor fuel at Yongbyon, its main nuclear complex. The latest developments suggest North Korea's reclusive regime is working to ensure a steady supply of materials for its drive to build warheads, despite tightened international sanctions after its fourth nuclear test in January....
  • North Korea warns of pre-emptive strikes against the South (updated 8:44pm 3/11/16)

    03/11/2016 7:10:27 PM PST · by HWGruene · 20 replies
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Saturday its military is ready to pre-emptively attack and "liberate" the South in its latest outburst against the annual joint military drills by the United States and South Korea. In a statement carried through state media, the General Staff of the North's Korean People's Army said its frontline units are prepared to strike first if they see signs that American and South Korean troops involved in the drills were attempting to invade the North. The KPA said it will counter the drills by the United States and South Korea it says are...