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North Korea v US LIVE: Updates as North Korea refuses to halt nuclear development - latest
North Korea v US LIVE: Updates as North Korea refuses to halt nuclear development - latest

NORTH Korea has rejected calls to halt its nuclear programme despite Donald Trump’s administration ramping up pressure on Kim Jong-un’s regime. Here are live updates and the latest breaking news on the North Korea crisis.

June 27, 2017

Brussels ‘considering NUCLEAR option’ of tariffs if Trump sparks steel trade war
Brussels ‘considering NUCLEAR option’ of tariffs if Trump sparks steel trade war

THE United States may be hit with a “nuclear option” of trade tariffs if President Donald Trump blocks Britain and the European Union from its markets.

June 27, 2017

REVEALED: Kim Jong-un 'orders North Korean media to make his ears SMALLER in photos '
REVEALED: Kim Jong-un 'orders North Korean media to make his ears SMALLER in photos '

ANALYSTS believe Kim Jong-un could be insecure about the size of his ears after they revealed apparent changes to photos of the North Korea leader by state media.

June 27, 2017

US warns Assad 'will pay a heavy price' amid rumours of Syrian chemical weapons attack
US warns Assad 'will pay a heavy price' amid rumours of Syrian chemical weapons attack

THE US has identified potential preparations by Bashar al-Assad’s Syrian government for another chemical weapons attack, according to a White House statement.

June 27, 2017

Donald Trump calls on India to help combat 'grave threat' from North Korea
Donald Trump calls on India to help combat 'grave threat' from North Korea

DONALD Trump demanded that North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs must be “rapidly” tackled because it is a “grave threat” to world peace.

June 27, 2017

US official vows Russia & Iran ‘are responsible’ if Assad launches chemical weapons attack
US official vows Russia & Iran ‘are responsible’ if Assad launches chemical weapons attack

THE US ambassador to the United Nations has declared that any chemical weapons attack by Bashar al-Assad’s Syrian government on his own citizens will also be blamed on the Russia and Iran.

June 27, 2017

'Seek shelter!' Japan prepares for North Korean nuclear strike with nationwide TV warning
'Seek shelter!' Japan prepares for North Korean nuclear strike with nationwide TV warning

THE Japanese government has launched an alarming television broadcast urging its residents to familiarise themselves with what actions to take in the event of a North Korean missile attack.

June 27, 2017

Dennis Rodman claims HE persuaded Kim Jong-un to release Otto Warmbier from North Korea
Dennis Rodman claims HE persuaded Kim Jong-un to release Otto Warmbier from North Korea

EX-BASKETBALL player Dennis Rodman has claimed he helped persuade Kim Jong-un to release US student Otto Warmbier from North Korea where he had been held captive for 17 months.

June 26, 2017

North Korean women 'declare WAR on the US imperial aggressors' in anniversary march
North Korean women 'declare WAR on the US imperial aggressors' in anniversary march

NORTH Korean women have vowed revenge on the US for being an “imperial aggressor” during a march to commemorate the anniversary of The Forgotten War.

June 26, 2017

Professor FIRED for saying Warmbier 'got what he deserved' after North Korean detention
Professor FIRED for saying Warmbier 'got what he deserved' after North Korean detention

A US professor has been fired from her post at the University of Delaware following her outrageous comments about the death of Otto Warmbier, who passed away after being detained for 17 months in North Korea.

June 26, 2017