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  1. North Korea's Nuclear BreakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    As nuclear powers go, North Korea has always held the joker's card-the most sinister but also the least competent. Now it seems the second part of that judgment may need to be revisited.

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  2. U.S. general: N. Korea may have nuke missile knowhowRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    South Koreans watch TV news showing a footage of North Korean missiles on a military parade, at a Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea. WASHINGTON >> North Korea may be capable of fielding a nuclear-armed missile that could reach U.S. soil, but because it has not tested such a weapon the odds of it being effective are "pretty darn low," the commander of U.S. forces in South Korea said Friday.

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  3. Kerry says no apology to NKorea to free AmericansRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    Secretary of State John Kerry is ruling out a U.S. apology to North Korea to secure the release of two detained Americans. North Korea on Tuesday released another American, Jeffrey Fowle, who had been held for six months after he was arrested for leaving a Bible in a nightclub Kerry said the U.S. is delighted that Fowle is back home, and hopes North Korea will recognize that it could build goodwill and "open up a diplomatic track" in tense relations between Washington and Pyongyang by releasing the other two.

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  4. North Korea halts foreign tourism because of EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    North Korea is closing its borders to international tourists because of concerns about Ebola, tour agencies specializing in the country were told.

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  5. China patiently challenges US military superiorityRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Hill

    While the U.S. reacts to the scourges of Ebola and ISIS, China continues to patiently and steadily exploit weaknesses in U.S. military capabilities. The bipartisan U.S. China Commission is poised to release its annual report to Congress that details some of the specifics.

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  6. N. Korea can likely build miniaturized nuclear weapons, says U.S. generalRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Washington Times

    It is now likely that Kim Jong-un's North Korean regime possesses the ability to build miniaturized nuclear warheads, a top U.S. general said Friday. Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, commander of U.S. forces on the Korean peninsula, told reporters at the Pentagon that North Korea's mastery of the technology has put it within reach of having a nuclear-tipped missile, The Wall Street Journal reported .

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  7. North Korea likely can build nuclear warhead: US generalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The comments by the commander of US forces in South Korea echoed an internal debate among US spy agencies that came to light last year, in which the military's intelligence service warned the North was closer to achieving a nuclear-tipped missile than previously believed. WASHINGTON: The commander of US forces in South Korea said on Friday that North Korea likely has the ability to produce a nuclear warhead that could be mounted on a missile, but officials later sought to downplay his remarks.

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  8. North Korea's Nuclear Program Advancing, U.S. Military Leader SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

    North Korea now has the capability to manufacture a nuclear warhead that can be placed on a rocket, a significant step forward in Kim Jong Un's efforts to develop nuclear missiles, a top U.S. commander told reporters on Friday. For years, North Korea has struggled to make strides in its nuclear program.

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  9. Department of Defense Press Briefing by Rear Adm. Kirby in the Pentagon Briefing RoomRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Scaparrotti made this afternoon or this morning. (Laughter.) Q: When he was asked about his assessment of North Korea's ability to miniaturize a nuclear warhead and to mate it with a long-range missile, he said he believes they probably have that ...

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  10. Part 5 GANGNAM Style: Visiting North & South Korea 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Kiwiblog

    ... 2 and 3 outside the ' Sodomy ' restaurant or is it "Soda Me"? Then there's Kolon Sport and the Gimpo Bridge. North Korea sponsors about 9000 carefully managed tourists a year from the north side through China. To visit North Korea from the South ...

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  11. The CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | National Review Online

    Jay has just returned from his annual foray to the Oslo Freedom Forum, and offers reflections on the stunning bravery of so many people in so many awful places on the globe. One young person in particular, 21-year-old North Korean escapee Yeonmi Park, makes you aware of how undeserving you are of your own good fortune.

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  12. General Says N. Korea May Have Know-How for Small WarheadRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    The North Korea government may now be able to miniaturize a nuclear weapon to fit on a mobile missile warhead that could hit parts of the U.S., the top American commander on the Korean peninsula said. "I believe they do" know how to make such a small warhead, Army General Curtis Scaparrotti, the commander of U.S. forces in Korea, said today in a briefing at the Pentagon.

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  13. Feeding Pyongyang: North Korea farmers expect good harvestRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Residents of Pyongyang won't be lacking for cabbage and vegetables come next month, when the crops will be harvested. PYONGYANG, North Korea - Providing enough food to feed the nation is always a struggle for North Korea.

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  14. Friday Asia Update: Top Five Stories for the Week of October 24, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CFR.org

    ... Dickey, Darcie Draudt, Andrew Hill, Will Piekos, and Sharone Tobias look at the top stories in Asia today. 1. North Korea releases U.S. prisoner. On Tuesday, Pyongyang released Jeffrey Fowle , one of three Americans currently detained in North ...

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  15. AP writer, photographer make an extended but heavily supervised visit to North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Associated Press Pyongyang Bureau Chief Eric Talmadge and former Chief Asia Photographer David Guttenfelder were given the green light to embark on a weeklong road trip across North Korea to the country's spiritual summit, Mount Paektu. This is Talmadg Associated Press Pyongyang Bureau Chief Eric Talmadge and former Chief Asia Photographer David Guttenfelder were given the green light to embark on a weeklong road trip across North Korea to the country's spiritual summit, Mount Paektu.

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  16. No U.S. troop cuts without credible North Korea nuclear deal, says KerryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Star Online

    It is too premature to talk about reducing American forces in the Korean Peninsula without "authentic and credible" negotiations with Pyongyang about ending its nuclear programme, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday. Kerry said the United States was willing to restart denuclearisation talks with North Korea although he emphasized "there is no value in talks just for the sake of talks."

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  17. American detained in North Korea returns homeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Camden Chronicle Independent

    A man detained in North Korea on charges of illegal proselytization was released Tuesday in what many sources are calling a political move rather than a step forward for religious freedom. Jeffrey Fowle, a 56-year-old municipal worker and father of three from Ohio, had been in North Korean custody since early May, USA Today reported .

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  18. Commander, U.S. Forces Korea, General Curtis Scaparrotti and Rear...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... on the Korean Peninsula and promotes economic prosperity for the region and the international community. In North Korea, Kim Jong Un remains in control of an isolated, authoritative regime that's willing to use violence and threats of violence to ...

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  19. US General: North Korea May Be Able To Build Nuclear Warheads Small...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    A top US general has told reporters that North Korea has likely achieved the capability of being able to miniaturize nuclear weapons that could be placed on top of a rocket, Felicia Schwartz reports for The Wall Street Journal. Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, the commander of US forces on the Korean peninsula, told reporters at the Pentagon today that he believes that North Korea is likely able to miniaturize a nuclear device.

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  20. Collected Department Releases: Joint Statement of the 2014 United...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | State Department

    ... the International Code of Conduct for Outer Space Activities. The Ministers agreed that the denuclearization of North Korea is critical to lasting peace and security on the Korean Peninsula. Echoing the discussions at the SCM, the Ministers ...

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