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From TheJournal.ie North Korea fires projectiles hours after offering talks with US Missiles

North Korea fires projectiles hours after offering talks with US

The US has said it is closely monitoring the situation.

From TheJournal.ie Two killed and radiation levels rise in second incident at a Russian military base this week Explosion

Two killed and radiation levels rise in second incident at a Russian military base this week

The far-north town of Nyonoska was affected by the blast during the testing of a jet engine.

From TheJournal.ie Turkey receives first batch of Russian missile defence system angering US NATO

Turkey receives first batch of Russian missile defence system angering US

NATO said it’s “concerned about the potential consequences” of the purchase.

From TheJournal.ie ‘I don’t care, I believe Putin': Ex-FBI chief details alleged Trump denials about North Korea's nuclear arsenal Andrew McCabe This post contains videos

‘I don’t care, I believe Putin': Ex-FBI chief details alleged Trump denials about North Korea's nuclear arsenal

Andrew McCabe was acting director general of the FBI after the firing of James Comey.

From TheJournal.ie Israel developing missiles to hit anywhere in Middle East, defence minister says Missiles

Israel developing missiles to hit anywhere in Middle East, defence minister says

“The project for setting up a precision rocket and missile system is underway.”

From TheJournal.ie EU, Trump and Russia praise North Korea's plan to halt nuclear tests Progress

EU, Trump and Russia praise North Korea's plan to halt nuclear tests

Donald Trump tweeted that “progress [is] being made for all”.

From The42 'I was the target of lots of missiles, cans, baguettes' Hate

'I was the target of lots of missiles, cans, baguettes'

Neymar was also constantly harried and niggled by a series of fouls in the grudge game in Marseille.

From TheJournal.ie Trump says talking is 'not the answer' to North Korean situation Mixed Message

Trump says talking is 'not the answer' to North Korean situation

His comments are at odds with remarks made by US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis.

From TheJournal.ie 'There will be no war on the peninsula': South Korean president on North's aggression War Games

'There will be no war on the peninsula': South Korean president on North's aggression

Tensions in the region have been rising.

From TheJournal.ie US tells North Korea: 'Stop missile tests if you want to talk' Come To The Table

US tells North Korea: 'Stop missile tests if you want to talk'

The UN Security Council on Saturday unanimously approved a US-drafted sanctions package over the weekend.

From TheJournal.ie New sanctions imposed on North Korea are 'a whole new level' United Nations

New sanctions imposed on North Korea are 'a whole new level'

A ban on exports aims to deprive Pyongyang of about €850 million in annual revenue.

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 US trying to pressure North Korea into dismantling nuclear weapons Trump Card

US trying to pressure North Korea into dismantling nuclear weapons

Officials said they want to bring North Korea back to the “path of dialogue”.

From TheJournal.ie "A new stage of threat": Condemnation of North Korea as missiles reach Japanese waters Provocatively Close

"A new stage of threat": Condemnation of North Korea as missiles reach Japanese waters

The US and South Korea began annual joint military exercises last week – and they always infuriate Pyongyang.

From The42 Chelsea promise to ban fans found guilty of throwing coins at Man City players Zero Tolerance

Chelsea promise to ban fans found guilty of throwing coins at Man City players

Missiles were sent from the lower section of the Matthew Harding Stand as City celebrated their goal.

From TheJournal.ie Parents asked 'do you know where your kids are?' after teenagers riot Glencaw Park

Parents asked 'do you know where your kids are?' after teenagers riot

Two teenage boys were arrested as officers responded to the scene last night.

From TheJournal.ie Russian missile system used against Ukraine, Poroshenko claims Missiles

Russian missile system used against Ukraine, Poroshenko claims

Russian state TV said that Ukrainian troops “crucified” a three-year-old boy.

From TheJournal.ie America is sending missiles and drones to Iraq War

America is sending missiles and drones to Iraq

The weapons were shipped on the back of increased Al-Qaeda violence.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Is it time for the US to abandon the pipe dream of missile defence? Opinion

Column: Is it time for the US to abandon the pipe dream of missile defence?

While protect itself with the threat of using nuclear weapons is far from ideal, it is infinitely preferable to the situation in which the US has now found itself: chasing its tail over costly and ineffective missile technology, writes Jason Douglas.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea fires another short-range missile from east coast North Korea

North Korea fires another short-range missile from east coast

The test is the fourth launch in just two days, at a time when tensions with South Korea and Japan remain high.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea launches three short-range missiles North Korea

North Korea launches three short-range missiles

They were fired as part of a military drill, landing in the Sea of Japan.

From TheJournal.ie Near-miss as two missiles target Russian passenger plane over Syria NordWind Airlines

Near-miss as two missiles target Russian passenger plane over Syria

159 passengers were on the NordWind Airlines plane when two land-to-air missiles exploded nearby.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea tells European countries it cannot guarantee embassy safety North Korea

North Korea tells European countries it cannot guarantee embassy safety

European countries have been told to consider withdrawing personnel from Pyongyang if the tension there escalates further.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea moves missile to its coast, increasing tensions Escalation

North Korea moves missile to its coast, increasing tensions

“The North is apparently intent on firing missiles without prior warning,” a South Korean official said.

From TheJournal.ie US deploys missiles as North Korean army gets ‘final approval’ for nuclear attack North Korea

US deploys missiles as North Korean army gets ‘final approval’ for nuclear attack

The Pentagon said this evening that the US remains “vigilant in the face of North Korean provocations” as it announced the deployment of the missile system.

From TheJournal.ie Syria: Turkey request for missiles 'new act of provocation' Syria

Syria: Turkey request for missiles 'new act of provocation'

Syria’s foreign ministry accused Ankara of causing “tension and destruction”.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: How Israel developed its 'Iron Dome' rocket defence system Conflict

Explainer: How Israel developed its 'Iron Dome' rocket defence system

Israel’s Iron Dome missile defence system has been used heavily over the last week. Here’s the story behind it…

From TheJournal.ie North Korea says its rockets can hit the US, analysts say it's bluster North Korea

North Korea says its rockets can hit the US, analysts say it's bluster

The secretive state’s latest public comment came in response to the announcement of a new deal between South Korea and the US to triple the range of its missiles.

From TheJournal.ie London tower block residents lose appeal against missiles on roof Missiles

London tower block residents lose appeal against missiles on roof

The missiles are to be placed on the roof of the complex for the duration of the Olympic Games.

From TheJournal.ie Iran prepares for 'war games' as sanctions take effect Sanctions

Iran prepares for 'war games' as sanctions take effect

Three-day drill starts days after EU and US imposed new sanctions.

From TheJournal.ie UN experts to investigate North Korea's Mercs North Korea

UN experts to investigate North Korea's Mercs

In new UN report, sanctions experts raise issue of luxury cars in Pyongyang and suggest fake missiles were used in major NK military parade.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Use of drones 'ethical' and 'wise' says White House adviser Drones This post contains videos

Use of drones 'ethical' and 'wise' says White House adviser

Counter-terrorism chief John Brennan defended US drone attacks.

From TheJournal.ie Missiles installed on London roof in advance of Olympics London 2012

Missiles installed on London roof in advance of Olympics

Residents of a London apartment complex have been informed that missiles and soldiers will be stationed on their roof for the duration of the Games.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie War games: Iran planning further naval drill Iran

War games: Iran planning further naval drill

Iranian media reports that naval exercises will be held in the Strait of Hormuz next month.

From TheJournal.ie Medvedev: Russia will deploy missiles if US shield goes ahead in Europe Cold War 2

Medvedev: Russia will deploy missiles if US shield goes ahead in Europe

Russian president takes a tough stance over the controversial missile defence shield,

From TheJournal.ie US signs missile defence deal with Romania Missiles

US signs missile defence deal with Romania

A new US-operated missile interceptor system will be introduced to Romania by 2015, according to US officials.

From TheJournal.ie Twelve people arrested after evening incident at Connolly Rush Hour

Twelve people arrested after evening incident at Connolly

Eleven men and one woman are arrested over a public order incident at the bustling Connolly Station during rush hour.

From TheJournal.ie US missiles kill 25 people 'including women and children' in Pakistan Pakistan

US missiles kill 25 people 'including women and children' in Pakistan

The attack, aimed at targeting Taliban militants, is unlikely to improve already strained and deteriorating relations between Washington and Islamabad.