Robert Gates says a North Korea nuclear warhead will soon be an accepted reality

North Korea's ability to fire a nuclear warhead at the U.S. will become an accepted reality over the coming year, former U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates says Gates' comments come amid high tensions between the U.S. and North Korea He says that while China has influence over North Korea, "it doesn't have control."   North … Continue reading Robert Gates says a North Korea nuclear warhead will soon be an accepted reality

Aftershocks detected after North Korea nuclear test moved Earth’s crust

Tremors picked up on Saturday probably from regime’s experiment in September, US Geological Survey says Two minor tremors detected on Saturday from North Korea were probably aftershocks from the country’s massive nuclear test in early September, a US Geological Survey official said. The aftershocks were magnitude 2.9 and 2.4, said the USGS and Lassina Zerbo, … Continue reading Aftershocks detected after North Korea nuclear test moved Earth’s crust

Japan, US, South Korea to hold missile tracking drill amid North Korea crisis

The United States, Japan and South Korea will hold two days of missile tracking drills starting on Monday, Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force said, as tensions rise in the region over North Korea's fast-developing weapons programs. The United States and South Korea conducted large-scale military drills last week, which the North said made the outbreak of … Continue reading Japan, US, South Korea to hold missile tracking drill amid North Korea crisis

World War 3: North Korea nuclear threat MORE PROBABLE than EVER, ex-US defence head warns

THE threat of nuclear weapons being used is “more probable” due to the unpredictability of North Korea, the former US chairman of the joint chief of staff has warned. Retired Admiral Mike Mullen said the United States’ increasingly volatile relationship with the hermit nation and its unpredictability increased the likelihood dictator Kim Jong-un would use … Continue reading World War 3: North Korea nuclear threat MORE PROBABLE than EVER, ex-US defence head warns