“Trump offers North Korea a ‘brighter path,’ calls on Russia and China to do more”


POLITICO

“In a speech to the South Korean National Assembly, Trump mixed stark, harshly worded threats — “do not try us,” the president said at one point — with guarded entreaties as he presented an alternative to a nuclear-armed North Korea: “The nuclear nightmare replaced with the beautiful promise of peace.” MORE

“South Korea holds live-fire drills hours after North Korea missile launch”


SALON

“(CNN) – South Korea’s air force has staged a live-fire drill simulating the destruction of North Korea’s leadership, hours after Pyongyang launched a missile over Japan.

Just before 6 a.m. South Korea time Tuesday, North Korea fired an unidentified missile from near the capital Pyongyang, towards the northeast.
It flew over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, making it the first North Korean projectile to successfully pass over Japanese territory since 1998. It subsequently broke up and fell into the Pacific Ocean.” MORE

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“Japan and South Korea hit back at Trump’s nuclear comments”


CNN

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South Korea and the U.S. are to formally discuss deploying the THAAD missile defense system, after North Korea claimed to have successfully launched a satellite into space.

THAAD is an acronym for the U.S.-made Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system, which can target short, medium and intermediate ballistic missiles in flight.

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“Donald Trump’s 11 worst foreign policy gaffes” 1


POLITICO

RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA - MARCH 10: Donald Trump attends a press conference to announce the PGA Grand Slam of Golf site at Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles March 10, 2015 in Palos Verdes Estates, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA – MARCH 10: Donald Trump attends a press conference to announce the PGA Grand Slam of Golf site at Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles March 10, 2015 in Palos Verdes Estates, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

“South Korea demands apology as talks drag on with North over tensions”


CNN

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“North Korea exchanges fire with South Korea over loudspeaker”


MSNBC

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“Ambassador slashed in South Korea”


CNN

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“U.S. imposes sanctions on N. Korea following attack on Sony”


THE WASHINGTON POST

A South Korean army soldier walks near a TV screen showing an advertisement of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s “The Interview” at the Seoul Railway Station. (Ahn Young-Joon/AP)

A South Korean army soldier walks near a TV screen showing an advertisement of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s “The Interview” at the Seoul Railway Station. (Ahn Young-Joon/AP)