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From TheJournal.ie North Korea threatens Japan with 'real ballistic missile' War Of The Words

North Korea threatens Japan with 'real ballistic missile'

The isolated state also called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe the “most stupid man ever known in history”.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of nuclear talks with US Kim Jong-un

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of nuclear talks with US

Washington and Pyongyang are set to resume long-stalled talks in the coming days.

From TheJournal.ie Investigators say missile that downed MH17 came from Russian military Investigation

Investigators say missile that downed MH17 came from Russian military

The Malaysian Airlines flight was blown out of the sky over conflict-torn eastern Ukraine on 17 July 2014.

From TheJournal.ie 'Nobody knew what to do': A false incoming missile alert caused a lot of panic in Hawaii False Alarm

'Nobody knew what to do': A false incoming missile alert caused a lot of panic in Hawaii

Residents and tourists alike remained rattled after the mistaken alert was blasted out to cellphones across the islands.

From TheJournal.ie Message warning people about 'ballistic missile threat' in Hawaii was sent in error False Alarm

Message warning people about 'ballistic missile threat' in Hawaii was sent in error

People were told to “seek immediate shelter”.

From TheJournal.ie Air crew over Japan saw North Korean missile re-enter atmosphere War Games

Air crew over Japan saw North Korean missile re-enter atmosphere

The airline’s general manager said crew described seeing the missile “blow up and fall apart”.

From TheJournal.ie 'Flee into a building or a basement': North Korea ballistic missile launch triggers high alert in Japan Escalating Tensions
From TheJournal.ie 'Brendan, we have to get out of here': Irishman in Japan recalls panic over missile alert North Korea

'Brendan, we have to get out of here': Irishman in Japan recalls panic over missile alert

North Korea sent a ballistic missile over Japan as part of tests.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea launches missile that flies over Japan Missile

North Korea launches missile that flies over Japan

Tokyo also said it overflew its territory, with the prime minister saying the government would take “full steps” to ensure the safety of the Japanese people.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea launches another missile hours after US and Japan step up sanctions Rocket Power

North Korea launches another missile hours after US and Japan step up sanctions

The launch came a day after North Korea celebrated what it calls “Victory Day”.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea's Kim: Dictator? Reformer? Shrewd negotiator? Nuclear Weapons

North Korea's Kim: Dictator? Reformer? Shrewd negotiator?

Like father, not necessarily like son.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea has 'built an intercontinental ballistic missile', so what now? Going Nuclear

North Korea has 'built an intercontinental ballistic missile', so what now?

The Hwasong-14 ICBM could apparently reach Alaska.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea says it successfully tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile Independence Day

North Korea says it successfully tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile

“Does this guy have anything better to do with his life?” Donald Trump asked on Twitter, in reference to the North Korean leader.

From TheJournal.ie America says North Korea has tested an engine that could be fitted to a ballistic missile ICBM

America says North Korea has tested an engine that could be fitted to a ballistic missile

President Donald Trump has made halting the North Korean nuclear threat his number one foreign policy priority.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea has launched its third missile in three weeks Provocation

North Korea has launched its third missile in three weeks

It’s the latest in a series of launches that have ratcheted up tensions over its nuclear weapons ambitions.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea's 'new missile' has unprecedented range Sea Of Japan

North Korea's 'new missile' has unprecedented range

Kim Jong-Un is said to have hugged officials and said they had ‘worked hard to achieve a great thing’.

From TheJournal.ie US calls for tougher sanctions after North Korea fires ballistic missile Hostile

US calls for tougher sanctions after North Korea fires ballistic missile

The missile flew more than 700 kilometres before landing in the Sea of Japan (East Sea).

From TheJournal.ie North Korea fires another missile, Trump tweets his anger Tensions

North Korea fires another missile, Trump tweets his anger

The US President said the move “disrespected the wishes of China”.

From TheJournal.ie Trump's secretary of state says US has 'no comment' after North Korea launches missile Hostile Relations

Trump's secretary of state says US has 'no comment' after North Korea launches missile

“The United States has spoken enough about North Korea.”

From TheJournal.ie North Korea fires ballistic missile drawing tough response from Trump Condemnation

North Korea fires ballistic missile drawing tough response from Trump

The exact type of missile has yet to be identified.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea is planning to test a new long-range missile in 2017 ICBM

North Korea is planning to test a new long-range missile in 2017

In his New Year’s speech, Kim Jong-Un added that the country had significantly bolstered its nuclear deterrent in 2016.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea launched a missile that landed 250km off the coast of Japan Tensions

North Korea launched a missile that landed 250km off the coast of Japan

The launch has been met with fury by Japan.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea test fires apparent ballistic missile Trouble On The The Northside

North Korea test fires apparent ballistic missile

The launch was apparently successful but the missile failed in the early stage of flight.

From TheJournal.ie A Taiwanese warship accidentally fired a missile towards China Taiwan

A Taiwanese warship accidentally fired a missile towards China

The navy said the missile went through the trawler, killing the skipper.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea says it has made a major breakthrough in hitting the US with a missile Scaling Up

North Korea says it has made a major breakthrough in hitting the US with a missile

The rogue nation claims to have tested a new engine for an inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM).

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Vladimir Putin has brought a terrifying weapon with him into Syria Blazing Sun This post contains videos

Watch: Vladimir Putin has brought a terrifying weapon with him into Syria

The ‘Blazing Sun’ flamethrower missile is reportedly being deployed against Isis militants in the west of the country.

From TheJournal.ie China could now wipe most countries off the map if it wanted to China In Their Hands

China could now wipe most countries off the map if it wanted to

You’d be grand in South America, if you’re worried.

From The42 One of Man United's rumoured transfer targets just tried to burst the net with this missile Rocket

One of Man United's rumoured transfer targets just tried to burst the net with this missile

Memphis Depay continues to impress for PSV.

From TheJournal.ie Pilot captured after Islamic State shoots down coalition jet for the first time Hostage

Pilot captured after Islamic State shoots down coalition jet for the first time

It is believed a heat-seeking missile shot down the warplane.

From TheJournal.ie Family pays tribute to Irish woman killed in MH17 disaster Malaysia Airlines

Family pays tribute to Irish woman killed in MH17 disaster

Edel Mahady’s family said she would not want time wasted hating those responsible for her death.

From TheJournal.ie Updated: Ballistic missilies fired in Mediterranean was US-Israel drill Ballistic Objects

Updated: Ballistic missilies fired in Mediterranean was US-Israel drill

Russia’s Defence Ministry detected ‘ballistic objects’ being launched in the area this morning.

From TheJournal.ie John Kerry pushes for talks as North Korea threatens defiant missile launch Tensions

John Kerry pushes for talks as North Korea threatens defiant missile launch

There is speculation that North Korea will try a missile test today to coincide with birthday celebrations for former leader Kim Il-Sung.

From TheJournal.ie Pentagon report says North Korea has capability of nuclear strike North Korea

Pentagon report says North Korea has capability of nuclear strike

High-ranking officials have played down the report, however, saying there is no US consensus on North Korea’s abilities.

From TheJournal.ie South Korea raises alert as North Korea missile test looks likely Tensions

South Korea raises alert as North Korea missile test looks likely

Tensions are growing ahead of a key anniversary in North Korea this week.

From TheJournal.ie Satellite images show North Korea launch operations North Korea

Satellite images show North Korea launch operations

The US is claiming the North Korean rocket launch is a smokescreen for long-range missile tests.

From TheJournal.ie Iran holds second test with surface-to-surface missile War Games

Iran holds second test with surface-to-surface missile

The ‘Ghader’ missile is an upgraded version of a previous missile with a 200km reach – prompting fears of marine warfare.

From TheJournal.ie Iran tests surface-to-air missile Iran

Iran tests surface-to-air missile

The country says it performed the test today – amid reports it is a drill for closing waterway should the West block Iran’s oil sales.

From TheJournal.ie US budget woes could threaten European missile defence plans Defence

US budget woes could threaten European missile defence plans

A slice of the US defence budget is expected to be cut following a breakdown in talks in the US.