Strategic Defense Initiative Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Ap Fact Check: Scientists question Us admiral's certaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Canaan News-Review

    In this Wednesday, April 26, 2017, file photo, U.S. Pacific Command Commander Adm. Harry Harris Jr. testifies on Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, before a House Armed Services Committee hearing on North Korea.

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  2. Trump's Demand Seoul Pay for THAAD Will Test Ties as Moon Presidency LoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | US News & World Report

    U.S. President Donald Trump's suggestion that South Korea could pay for an advanced U.S. missile defense system could test the strength of the alliance between Seoul and Washington at a time of rising tensions with North Korea, analysts said on Friday. In an exclusive interview, Trump told Reuters on Thursday that he wants South Korea to pay for the $1 billion Terminal High Altitude Area Defence system.

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  3. Trump: South Korea should pay for $1B missile defense systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KION 46

    President Trump wants South Korea to foot the bill for a $1 billion U.S. missile defense system and is threatening to kill the free trade deal between the two countries. "I informed South Korea it would be appropriate if they pay," Trump said in an interview with Reuters on Thursday.

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  4. Ap Fact Check: Scientists question Us admiral's certaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Harry Harris Jr. testifies on Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, before a House Armed Services Committee hear... . FILE - In this March 6, 2017 file photo provided by U.S. Forces Korea, a truck carrying parts of U.S. missile launchers and other equipment needed to set up the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense missile defens... .

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  5. Trump: South Korea should pay $1 billion cost of anti-missile batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stars and Stripes

    President Donald Trump said he wants South Korea to pay the $1 billion price tag for an advanced U.S. missile defense system being deployed on the divided peninsula, a suggestion that was quickly rebuffed by Seoul. Trump's comments, made Thursday in an interview with Reuters, came at a sensitive time as the decision to station the battery, known as THAAD, in a rural southeastern area has emerged as a campaign issue ahead of a May 9 presidential race.

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  6. S. Korea disputes Trump comments on missile system, tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A South Korean protester holds up a placard opposing a plan to deploy the advanced U.S. missile defense system called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, near U.S. Embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, April 27, 2017. In a defiant bit of timing, South Korea announced Wednesday that key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system had been installed a day after rival North Korea showed off its military power.

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  7. Parties showed mixed reactions over Trump's remarks on THAADRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Korea Herald

    South Korea's political parties on Friday showed mixed reactions to US President Donald Trump's remarks apparently pressuring Seoul into paying for a US missile defense system being installed on the peninsula. Just 11 days ahead of the presidential vote, some parties remained cautious to avoid potential fallout from the divisive issue, while others responded angrily to his remarks, calling on Washington to take back its Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense battery.

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  8. Korea's economy facing uncertainties des...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Korea Herald

    South Korea's economy is still facing uncertainties, although it has shown signs of recovery, the nation's financial regulator said Friday. The South Korean economy expanded 0.9 percent in the first-quarter of this year, growing at the fastest pace since the second-quarter of last year, the Bank of Korea said this week.

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  9. US may need stronger defense against North Korea missiles: admiralRead the original story

    Friday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Georgia departs Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay to conduct routine operations in October 2015 On Wednesday , South Korea started installing key parts of a contentious USA missile defence system against North Korean missiles that also has sparked Chinese and Russian concerns. Hours before in South Korea, key components of the THAAD battery, including the radar, were moved to the deployment site in Seongju, a county in Korea's southeast.

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  10. Trump says NAFTA pull-out would shock systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The White House said earlier that Trump told the leaders of Canada and Mexico in separate calls on Wednesday that he would not terminate the NAFTA treaty at this stage, but would move quickly to begin renegotiating it with them. During his presidential campaign, Trump turned NAFTA into a political punching bag, calling it at times the "worst trade deal in the history of the world", a "total disaster", and "catastrophic".

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  11. Rumors rife as gas restrictions in N. Korean capital drag onRead the original story

    Friday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    But it certainly reflected the increased American alarm over North Korea's progress in developing a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the USA mainland. A targeted United States attack to take out North Korea's nuclear weapons program could spark a wider war on the Korean peninsula, lawmakers and experts have warned.

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  12. Israeli Missile Shoots Down 'Target' over GolanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Israel's military says it deployed its Patriot missile defense system to intercept a projectile incoming from Syria above the Golan Heights. An apparent Israeli missile attack on a Syrian military installation near Damascus International Airport shook the capital early on Thursday morning and raised tensions between the two hostile neighbors.

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  13. China threatens North Korea with sanctions if nuclear tests persist, Tillerson saysRead the original story

    Friday | Fox News

    China has threatened Pyongyang with sanctions if the rogue government continues to disregard calls to stop conducting nuclear tests, which are seen as a provocation to its regional neighbors and the U.S, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. Tillerson, in an interview with Fox News on Thursday, said that China's commitment to implement sanctions on their own accord and that North Korea is aware.

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  14. Israeli strikes inside Syria pick up tempo in proxy warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Chronicle

    Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more. This frame grab from video provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ghouta Media Center, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows flames rising after an explosion near an airport west of Damascus, Syria, Thursday, April 27, 2017.

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  15. Trump: - Major, major' conflict with N. Korea possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSOCTV

    President Donald Trump said "a major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible in the standoff over its nuclear and missile programs, but he is hoping for a peaceful solution to the problem, Reuters reported. "There is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea.

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  16. Tillerson to lay U.N. groundwork to boost North Korea sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star Online

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will press the United Nations Security Council on Friday to further isolate North Korea by swiftly imposing stronger sanctions in the event of further provocations by the reclusive state, including a long-range missile launch or sixth nuclear test. Tillerson, in his first visit to the United Nations, will chair a ministerial meeting of the 15-member body.

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  17. Trump says "major" conflict with N. Korea possible, but seeks diplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday, April 27 a major conflict with North Korea is possible in the standoff over its nuclear and missile programs, but he would prefer a diplomatic outcome to the dispute, according to Reuters. "There is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea.

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  18. Risky brinkmanship with an unstable North Korean regime: Kyle BeardsleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | The Plain Dealer

    In the 1984 classic Footloose , the new kid Ren McCormack finds himself on a tractor in a game of chicken with Chuck Cranston. Although Ren plans to jump off before the tractors collide, his shoelaces get stuck.

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  19. Does Missile Defense Actually Work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2013 | Air & Space

    With new threats coming daily from North Korea, the question naturally arises whether the United States or any country could reliably defend against a missile attack. The head of U.S. Pacific Command told Congress yesterday that "we have a credible ability to defend the homeland," but systems deployed by the U.S. and its allies in the past have consistently fallen short .

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  20. Why S. Korea is debating US anti-missile systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The US on Wednesday started moving parts of its THAAD anti-missile defence system into South Korea to counter threats from the rogue neighbouring state. Military experts outside of China say Beijing's worries are exaggerated and THAAD in South Korea wouldn't meaningfully improve US monitoring ability when Washington already watches Chinese missile launches through radar systems installed in Qatar, Taiwan and Japan.

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