Tag: North Korea

UN Report on implementation of sanctions on North Korea will help governments around the world to take decisive action

Newsroom24x7 Network New York City/Washington DC: A report by the UN’s independent Panel of Experts on the implementation of UN sanctions on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (D.P.R.K.) demonstrates the need for continued vigilance against entities involved in that country’s sanctions evasion activity. The report, released on 12 March, provides timely, relevant, and impartial

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Trump-Kim summit is a mission of peace: Mike Pompeo

Newsroom24x7 Network Singapore: President Trump’s summit with Chairman Kim Jong Un of North Korea is truly a mission of peace as President Donald Trump said on Saturday. This is how the US Secreyart of State Mike Pompeo descrribed the summit in his opening statement during a press briefing at JW Mariott here on June 11

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“Norway has supported US efforts to defeat ISIS and sent the right messages to North Korea”

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: “Norway has been ever so supportive of the US efforts to defeat terrorism, the defeat of ISIS, and have also been very supportive of efforts to send the right messages to North Korea.” This was stated by the US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson as he welcomed the Norwegian Foreign

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Prisons of North Korea: Harrowing testimony of North Korean witnesses

The United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea has brought to light the deplorable situation inside North Korea. The “Voices of North Korea” highlights personal stories that are at once all too familiar to many North Korean escapees It gives harrowing testimony of North Korean witnesses to the deeply disturbing crimes

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US-North Korea standoff: Chair of Centre for Global Nonkilling writes to UN Secretary General as war clouds gather

Newsroom24x7 Staff Honolulu: The Chair of the Governing Council of the Centre for Global Nonkilling (CGNK) Anoop Swarup has drawn the attention of the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to the dangers of an all out but avoidable war in view of North Korean President Kim Jong-Un’s bombastic declarations and US President Donald Trump’s aggressive retaliatory

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Threat posed by North Korea to Japan and the U.S. has become real: Shinzo Abe

Newsroom24x7 Network Tokyo: Through the launch of an ICBM-class missile by North Korea in July, it had become clear that the threat posed by North Korea to both Japan and the U.S. had increased and that this threat had become real. Japanese Prime MInister Shinzo Abe underscored this while talking to media persons here earlier

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Japan and Russia discuss North Korea, Syria and UN Security Council reform

  Newsroom24x7 Network Moscow: The Japan-Russia UN Consultation was held in Moscow, Russia, on Monday 24 July on regional issues discussed at the UN Security Council such as North Korea and Syria, and also UN reform including the Security Council reform. In this consultation, Satoshi Suzuki, the Japanese Deputy Minister for Foreign Policy, exchanged views

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“Iran is the most dangerous threat to the US”

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: Iran remains one of the most dangerous threats to the United States – not only vis-a-vis the US interests in America but also around the world. Iran is also a threat to regional stability and their full range of activities extend far beyond the nuclear threat. This is how Heather Nauert,

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China to Safeguard Security of its ‘Front-line state North Korea’, in case of Regime Collapse: How it concerns India?

Major General S B Asthana,SM,VSM (Retd) The statement of Chinese Defence spokesman Ren Guoqiang to indicate that China will take the “necessary measures” to safeguard national security in the event of the collapse of the neighbouring North Korean regime (South China Morning Post, February 23, 2017), clearly proves the extent to which China has been

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North Korea vows to snap hotlines with South over Kaesong shutdown

Newsroom24x7 Desk Pyongyang : Pyongyang’s recent rocket launch and Seoul’s withdrawal on co-participation in Kaesong complex — has now taken a new dimension today as North Korea has done a deja vu of communication snap, and has declared Kaesong industrial park as military zone. When north carried out nuclear tests, Seoul decided to carry out

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US, Japan, S Korea pledge united response to North Korea’s H-bomb testing

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : The US, South Korea and Japan have declared a united stand on the recent North Korean Hydrogen bomb test claim and have decided to tackle it together, standing shoulder to shoulder on this matter. The trio said they would be united in their response to North Korea’s claim of ‘having

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North Korea shoots words of ultimatum to South Korea

Newsroom24x7 Desk Seoul, South Korea: North Korea’s UN Ambassador An Myong Hun Friday spoke to media over the rising tensions between South and North Korea due to continued cross border propaganda broadcasts and without mincing words issued the ultimatum to its Southern neighbour that it would have to pay the price if it failed to

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On Nebraska abolishing the death penalty

Jamsheed Rizwani Paris Yet another US state joins the civilized world by banning the death sentence… This is something? quite something coming from a state reputed to be very conservative……My respects to the legislators and the people of Nebraska…. who defied public opinion and their seats in the legislature to vote against the death sentence.

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“New model of major country relationship between China and US has made much headway”

Newsroom24x7 Staff Beijing: Foreign Minister of China Wang Yi said on Sunday that in the last two years the new model of major country relationship between China and US has made much headway. The Chinese Foreign Minister made this observation while addressing the media-persons here along with US Secretary of State John kery. He said

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