Visit our new website: worldnews.easybranches.com

North Korea rejects 'unlawful' sanctions, says US is 'fired up' for confrontation

  • Tue, 12 Sep 2017 20:46

A defiant North Korea has "categorically rejected" a UN Security Council resolution to step up sanctions against the country, saying the US is "fired up" for a confrontation.

Top Stories

Tags


Businessweek

Related Stories

Trump says FBI missed signs on Florida shooting due to Russia probe, draws criticism
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:55

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump attacked the FBI and lawmakers probing suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S presidential election,...

South Korea aims for startup gold
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:06

 Back in 2011, when South Korea won its longshot bid to host the 2018 Winter Olympics, the country wasn’t widely recognized as a destinatio...

PM says he's not pressuring Joyce to walk
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 06:58

Speaking to Channel Nine, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says he's not trying to influence the Nationals in any way and that his ban on ministers hav...

Morris's dream of Olympic gold ends after 'ludicrous' judging score
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 04:55

David Morris's Pyeongchang campaign is over but questions are raised as to whether he was robbed by the judges in the men's aerials final. ...

Proxy advisory firm ISS says Qualcomm should negotiate sale to Broadcom
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 02:57

(Reuters) - U.S. semiconductor company Qualcomm Inc should try to negotiate a sale to Broadcom Ltd following the latter's sweetened $ 121 billion off...

Inside the home of Australia's most notorious jihadist
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 02:53

It has been years since Australian jihadist Khaled Sharrouf lived in this house in Raqqa, but the place is still haunted by his presence and his neigh...

Shadowy North Korean IT group believed hiding out in Russian Far East: sources
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 02:47

A group of North Korean information technology experts has moved its base from Hong Kong to Vladivostok in Russia and is likely engaged in collecting ...

IOC to facilitate North Korea’s participation in Tokyo 2020 Games
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 02:33

Sticking to its neutrality policy, the International Olympic Committee will help North Korean athletes participate in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, too, IO...

Diplomatic residence like 'a jail' for foreign worker on 'complete sham' of a contract
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:59

Shahid Mahmood 'looked broken' when he escaped from slave-like conditions living in a storage basement in the diplomatic residence of Pakistan's High ...

Saudi Arabia says it's in talks with 10 other nations on nuclear energy ambitions, calls for fairness from US
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 22:47

Saudi Arabia could look to adopt nuclear energy as a way to move domestic energy consumption away from oil, the country's foreign minister told C...

Iranian FM calls Netanyahu’s drone stunt ‘cartoonish circus,’ says Israel ‘not invincible’
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 21:23

Iran’s foreign minister ridiculed a security conference speech by Netanyahu, who used a part of a drone to make a point. He lashed out at Israel’s...

Turnbull defends criticising Joyce, says he sought wife's advice on sex ban
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 20:49

The Prime Minister says he has no regrets about airing his "heartfelt views" on Barnaby Joyce's extramarital affair as well as introducing a ban on Ca...


News Categories