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Asia Today ISSN 1861-4604 Thursday, October 19, 2017

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North Korea sent a secret gift to Egypt, but UN found out

Egypt ordered 30,000 weapons from North Korea. Date : October 3, 2017 Reporter : BNN WASHINGTON, U.S. - In an investigation led by the United Nations, it was discovered that North Korea and Egypt had struck a secret weapons deal worth $23 million. The UN investigators revealed that Egypt had ordered 30,000 weapons from North Korea. UN officials and Western diplomats revealed that as part of the deal, Egyptian business executives ordered millions of dollars worth of rockets from North Korea for their country's military. According to reports, business ...Full Story

POLITICS

North Korea sent a secret gift to Egypt, but UN found out

Date : October 3, 2017 Reporter : BNN Egypt ordered 30,000 weapons from North Korea. WASHINGTON, U.S. - In an investigation led by the United Nations, it was discovered that North Korea and Egypt had struck a secret weapons deal worth $23 million. The UN investigators revealed that Egypt had ordered 30,000 weapons ...Full Story

BUSINESS

In first nuclear provocation since Trump’s election victory, North Korea fires ballistic missile

Date : February 12, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network Trump is hosting Abe at his golf resort SEOUL, South Korea - South Korean officials have confirmed that North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan on Sunday morning.>BNN In what became the first provocation from the elusive nation since Donald ...Full Story

INDUSTRY

North Korea says it is preparing for nuclear strike against United States

Date : August 15, 2016 Reporter : Big News Network Military from defense mode to attack mode SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea says it is preparing for a preemptive nuclear strike against the United States.> Big News Network The country says it has switched the status of its military from defense mode to attack mode. ...Full Story

SOCIO-CULTURE

Millions join North Korean army, Seoul dreads October shock

Date : September 28, 2017 Reporter : BNN War with USA? SEOUL, South Korea - As sabre-rattling continues between Washington and Pyongyang, Seoul is bracing for an October shockers from its nuclear active neighbour. On Thursday, North Korea claimed that 4.7 million of its citizens had ...Full Story

HISTORY

Another missile, another provocation: North Korea goes ballistic

Date : July 29, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network Friday night appeared to have fired another ballistic missile SEOUL, South Korea - In a fresh provocation, North Korea on Friday night appeared to have fired another ballistic missile and while officials from U.S. and South Korea confirmed the launch, they said it was not immediately clear whether ...Full Story

HUMAN RIGHTS

Mr Evil President vs. Rocket man - War of words intensifies

Date : September 25, 2017 Reporter : BNN Threatening to turn into an actual war WASHINGTON, U.S. - As the war of words between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un intensifies, threatening to turn into an actual war - the region is bracing for more tensions. Over the weekend, Trump ...Full Story

ENVIRONMENT

North Korea fires two short-range missiles into sea

Date : March 10, 2016 Reporter : Trend Developed long-range and intercontinental missiles North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast city of Wonsan early on Thursday, flying approximately 500 km (300 miles), Reuters reported with the reference to South Korea's military.> Trend ...Full Story

EDUCATION

U.S. student dies after being released from North Korea

Date : June 22, 2017 Reporter : BNN The 22-year-old was medically evacuated to the US last Tuesday PanARMENIAN.Net - Otto Warmbier, the U.S. student released in a coma last week after nearly 18 months in detention in North Korea, died on Monday, June 19, prompting President Donald Trump to slam the "brutal regime" in ...Full Story

TECHNOLOGY

Did the world underestimate North Korea?

Date : September 14, 2017 Reporter : BNN Powerful nuclear bomb test on September 3 this year PYONGYANG, North Korea - After responding with rage, to North Korea previous five nuclear bomb tests, the world responded to the defiant regime’s sixth and most powerful nuclear bomb test on September 3 this year, resolving to ...Full Story

TRAVEL

Tourism restarts between China and North Korea

Date : April 9, 2015 Reporter : BigNewsNet Travel agencies told the first Chinese group tour to Pyongyang CHANGCHUN, China -- Tourism between China and North Korea will restart for the first time in six months, according to Chinese tourism authorities in the northeastern province of Jilin. The announcement followed the lift of North ...Full Story

SPORTS

North Korea Building Missile Submarine

Date : August 27, 2014 Reporter : BigNewsNet Potentially increasing the threat posed by the nuclear-armed U.S. intelligence agencies believe North Korea is building a submarine capable of launching ballistic missiles, potentially increasing the threat posed by the nuclear-armed rogue state. A missile launch tube on a North Korean ...Full Story

ENTERTAINMENT

The man who has become a nuclear threat to the world, is trying his best to avoid being assassinated

Date : June 17, 2017 Reporter : BNN Constant nuclear threats PYONGYANG, North Korea - Nervous and jittery, the North Korean dictator, who had managed to strike fear in the heart of America with constant nuclear threats is himself fearing for his life.> BNN   According to South ...Full Story

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