White House press secretary Sean Spicer defended a mix-up involving an aircraft carrier that members of the Trump administration said had been ordered to sail toward the Korean Peninsula amid threats from North Korea. The US announced...Show More Summary
Following news earlier this morning from South Korea's primary news outlet, Yonhap, that the Pentagon has directed a total of three US aircraft carriers toward the Korean Peninsula, Sean Spicer is scheduled to take the stage momentarily to brief the press on the latest developments regarding North Korea.
The possible outcome of a new US – Korea war has gone from being an outrageous speculation to something being seriously considered in recent weeks. As reported by The Associated Press, the current confrontation between the Trump administration and North Korea over its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile program seems to escalate every day. Show More Summary
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — President Donald Trump's tweets are adding fuel to a "vicious cycle" of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, North Korea's vice foreign minister told The Associated Press in an exclusive interview Friday. The official added that if the U.S. shows any sign of "reckless" military aggression, Pyongyang is ready to launch a pre-emptive strike of its own.
The Associated Press reports: President Donald Trump’s tweets are adding fuel to a “vicious cycle” of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, North Korea’s vice foreign minister told The Associated Press in an exclusive interview Friday. The official added that if the U.S. Show More Summary
President Trump's tweets are adding fuel to a "vicious cycle" of tensions on the Korean peninsula, North Korea's vice foreign minister told the Associated Press in an exclusive interview Friday. The official added that if the U.S. shows any sign of "reckless" military aggression, Pyongyang is ready...
According to the otherwise credible UPI, or United Press International, China has ordered its military to be on nationwide alert, in addition to areas near the North Korea border, as tensions escalate on the peninsula. Citing the Information...Show More Summary
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, in his first sit-down interview since assuming his role as the nation's top diplomat, addressed a number of pressing issues regarding the US' role in the global order, the Korean peninsula, the precarious...Show More Summary
From a Golf Channel press release. ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 7, 2017) – The PGA TOUR shifts to the Monterey Peninsula this week for the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, where three of the top-six players in the world are scheduled to compete: Jason Day (No. Show More Summary
Two counterterrorism strikes were carried out against al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in Yemen, killing four of the terror group’s operatives, the US Central Command (CENTCOM) said in a press release on Friday.
Three US Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers operated with approximately 10 Republic of Korea Navy ships for seven days off the coast of the ROK peninsula, according to the US Navy press release.
In 2010, Michigan's Upper Peninsula recorded its first-ever earthquake when a large crack opened in the ground near the city of Menominee, according to a press release from Michigan Technological University. Now researchers finally know what caused the mysterious Menominee Crack. Sort of. Live Science reports the crack—360 feet...
I’m always excited to find a reason to travel to the Peninsula. Last week I went to Bird Dog in Palo Alto, a stylish new restaurant on Ramona Street. I also drove the other direction to St. Helena to check in on Press where chef Trevor Kunk is as good on the vegetable dishes as
A Chinese naval intelligence ship was spotted off Japan's Boso Peninsula in Chiba Prefecture, Jiji Press reported quoting the Defense Ministry. The
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova may comment on the Russian operation in Syria, as well as a bomb explosion aboard the Kogalymavia A321 passenger plane that had crashed over Egypt's Sinai Peninsula during a weekly press briefing.
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said that the United States does not intend to stop flights to Egypt amid the investigation of the Russian Metrojet airliner crash on the Sinai Peninsula.
Air France will resume flights over Egypt's Sinai peninsula once the French Foreign Ministry confirms that the safety situation is fit for civil aviation operations, an Air France press officer told Sputnik Monday.
The flight bound for St. Petersburg, Russia, from the Egyptian resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh "plummet abruptly from 31,000 feet just 23 minutes" after it took off, according to the Associated Press.
Early Saturday, a Russian commercial airliner on route to Russia from Egypt crashed into the mountainous northern region of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. According to the Associated Press, the Egyptian government has announced that there were no survivors among the 217 passengers and seven crew members on board, after a military... More »
An Islamic State offshoot, operating in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, claimed responsibility for the abduction of four members of the Palestinian Hamas group, the Khabar Press news portal reported Thursday, citing security officials.