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Apr 4, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from SKY NEWS The North Korean military says it has ratified a "merciless" attack against the United States, potentially involving a "cutting-edge" nuclear strike. "The moment of explosion is approaching fast," the army said in a statement on state news agency KCNA. War could break out "today or tomorrow", the statement said, quoting a spokesman for the ...

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Apr 4, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from FREE BEACON A fleet of Iranian warships returned home Thursday following a month long deployment in the Pacific Ocean. The naval operation shows a surprising amount of range for a navy that in recent months has crept further into international waters. An Iranian destroyer and helicopter carrier spent most of February in the Pacific Ocean, just ...

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Apr 4, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from FOX NEWS US officials tell Fox News that there is intelligence that North Korea is moving around mid-range mobile missile launchers, indicating a possible test launch. The Pentagon is closely watching the situation. Earlier Thursday, South Korea said North Korea moved a missile with "considerable range" to its east coast after an unnamed spokesman for ...

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Apr 4, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Apr 4, 2013 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hackers apparently broke into at least two of North Korea’s government-run online sites Thursday, as tensions rose on the Korean Peninsula. The North’s Uriminzokkiri Twitter and Flickr accounts stopped sending out content typical of that posted by the regime in Pyongyang, such as photos of North’s leader Kim Jong Un meeting ...

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Apr 4, 2013 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea has moved a missile with "considerable range" to its east coast, South Korea's defense minister said Thursday, but he added that there are no signs that Pyongyang is preparing for a full-scale conflict. The report came hours after North Korea's military warned that it has been authorized to ...

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Apr 4, 2013 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Wall Street Journal: After a high-visibility display of military power aimed at deterring North Korean provocations, the White House is dialing back the aggressive posture amid fears that it could inadvertently trigger an even deeper crisis, according to U.S. officials. The U.S. is putting a pause to what several officials described as a ...

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Apr 3, 2013 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: China continued moving tanks and armored vehicles and flying flights near North Korea this week as part of a military buildup in the northeastern part of the country that U.S. officials say is related to the crisis with North Korea. The Obama administration, meanwhile, sought to play down the Chinese military ...

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Apr 3, 2013 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Which is to say, business as usual... Excerpted from CBS HOUSTON – In response to perceived threats against the city from the North Korean government, officials in Austin have said they are willing to do whatever federal officials feel may be necessary to protect civilians. Several images recently appeared in the Rodong Sinmun, the North Korean newspaper run ...

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Apr 3, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from AFP: SEOUL — The North Korean army said Thursday it had final approval to launch "merciless" military strikes on the United States, involving the possible use of "cutting-edge" nuclear weapons. In a statement published by the official KCNA news agency, the General Staff of the Korean People's Army (KPA) said it was formally informing Washington ...

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Apr 3, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from BBC NEWS: The US is moving an advanced missile system to the Pacific island of Guam as a precaution following threats by North Korea, the Pentagon has said. The Department of Defence said it would deploy the ballistic Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System (Thaad) in the coming weeks. Pyongyang has threatened to target South Korea ...

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Apr 3, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: China continued moving tanks and armored vehicles and flying flights near North Korea this week as part of a military buildup in the northeastern part of the country that U.S. officials say is related to the crisis with North Korea. The Obama administration, meanwhile, sought to play down the Chinese military buildup along ...

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Apr 2, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Watch More News Videos at ABC | Technology News | Celebrity News Excerpted from ABC NEWS: Gen. James Thurman, the top U.S. commander in South Korea, said that in his two years on the job he has never seen things as tense as they ...

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Apr 2, 2013 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea vowed Tuesday to restart a nuclear reactor that can make one bomb's worth of plutonium a year, escalating tensions already raised by near daily warlike threats against the United States and South Korea. The North's plutonium reactor was shut down in 2007 as part of international nuclear disarmament talks ...

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Apr 1, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from WND: WASHINGTON – U.S. officials quietly are expressing concern that North Korea could use its “space launch vehicle” to explode a high-altitude nuclear device over the United States, creating an electromagnetic pulse that would destroy major portions of the U.S. electrical grid system as well as the nation’s critical infrastructures. The concern is so great ...

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Apr 1, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Apr 1, 2013 No Comments ›› Toro520

Excerpted from the Washington Free Beacon: China has placed military forces on heightened alert in the northeastern part of the country as tensions mount on the Korean peninsula following recent threats by Pyongyang to attack, U.S. officials said. Reports from the region reveal the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) recently increased its military posture in response to ...

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Apr 1, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from THE SUN: NORTH Korean tyrant Kim Jong-un has stoked further tensions with the US - releasing disturbing footage of live-firing exercises using cut-outs of American soldiers as targets. The video from state TV emerged days after the country warned it was in a "state of war" with the South. Soldiers can be seen letting off ...

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Mar 31, 2013 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

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Mar 31, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from REUTERS: - The United States sent F-22 stealth fighter jets to South Korea on Sunday to join military drills aimed at underscoring the U.S. commitment to defend Seoul in the face of an intensifying campaign of threats from North Korea. The advanced, radar-evading F-22 Raptors were deployed to Osan Air Base, the main U.S. Air ...

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Mar 31, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from THE HILL: Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) on Sunday said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was trying to be a “tough guy” and expressed fears his recent provocations could spiral out of control and spark conflict. “Kim Jong-Un is trying to establish himself. He's trying to be the tough guy. He is 28, 29 years ...

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Mar 30, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Mar 30, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Mar 30, 2013 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

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Mar 29, 2013 No Comments ›› Pat Dollard

(Reuters) - North Korea said on Saturday it was entering a "state of war" with South Korea in a continuing escalation of angry rhetoric directed at Seoul and Washington, but the South brushed off the statement as little more than tough talk. The two Koreas have been technically in a state of war for six decades ...

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