U.S. to sanction Turkey over missile spat
The White House has reportedly settled on a sanctions package to punish Turkey for receiving parts of a Russian missile defense system. We learned that the U.S. is preparing to announce them later this week. But the expectation among lira traders is that the economic impact will be minimum.
Yemeni TV station shows launch of missile, says aimed at Saudi King Khaled airport
Yemeni TV station shows launch of missile, says aimed at Saudi King Khaled airport.
After latest N.Korea missile test, U.S. says it has military options
The U.S. has military options to deal with North Korea. That message coming hours after Pyongyang shot yet another missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean.
No new sanctions as the U.N. blasts North Korea
The United Nations comes down hard on North Korea for its latest missile test, but for now, there are no new sanctions against the regime.
Guam Catholics pray for peace amid North Korean missile threats
Catholics attending a Sunday mass in Guam pray for peace amid missile threats from North Korea.
North Korea missile tests expected to take centre stage as ASEAN Foreign Ministers meeting kicks off
ASEAN Foreign ministers have opened a regional meeting in the Philippines capital, stressing the need for partnership. But with North Korea in attendance, its recent missile tests are likely to dominate discussions.
North Korea's missile test 'clear and present danger' to U.S.: Sen. Feinstein
Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein said on CBS 'Face the Nation' that North Korea's latest missile test presents a 'clear and present danger' to the U.S, as the North develops missiles that may go as far east as Chicago. She hoped that the new White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, who is replacing Reince Priebus, will begin 'serious negotiation' with North Korea to stop the program.
U.S. flies bombers over Korean peninsula
The United States flies two B-1B bombers over the Korean peninsula in a show of force after recent North Korean missile tests.