Archive for October 6th, 2017

NKorean workers prep seafood going to US stores, restaurants

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The workers wake up each morning on metal bunk beds in fluorescent-lit Chinese dormitories, North Koreans outsourced by their government to process seafood that ends up in [...]
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Chemist says VX traces found on both suspects in Kim murder

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A government chemist testified Thursday he found traces of the banned VX nerve agent on the two women who are standing trial in Malaysia on charges of murdering the estranged [...]
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Korean student freed of drug trafficking charge

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The Seremban High Court has freed South Korean student, Kim Yun Soung, 20, of drug trafficking after the main witness of the case lied during cross examination. The judgement [...]
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N Korea is testing not just bombs but the entire global nuclear monitoring system

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Qz | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s apparent nuclear detonation on September 3 has drawn our attention to a remarkable international organisation that helps detect and identify nuclear [...]
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N Korea chemical arms a concern for peace: Watchdog

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s chemical weapons stockpile is a “concern for peace and stability” on the Korean peninsula and beyond, the world’s chemical watchdog said [...]
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World War 3: USA issues MAJOR warning to N KoreaOur bombers will NOT stop!

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

AMERICAN Air Force commanders have vowed to continue flying bomber missions near North Korea despite a warning from Kim Jong-un’s regime they could be shot down. In a [...]
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CIA fears ANOTHER N Korea nuke test on Tuesday to celebrate anniversary of Kim’s brutal dynasty

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Sun | 6:00 AM

North Korea often tests nukes or rockets on key state anniversaries including those marking the foundation of the brutal dictatorship FEARS are growing North Korea could test [...]
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Trump Aides Set to Push Korea to Buy More American Cars

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Trump administration officials are set to push South Korea to buy more American cars and agricultural products even as tensions run high on the Korean peninsula. The two [...]
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US Missile Defense Gets $400 Million After N Korea Threats

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Congressional defense committees have approved shifting more than $400 million from other accounts into missile defense programmes to clear the way for more ground-based [...]
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American seafood shoppers may have unwittingly funded N Korea: report

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

American shoppers buying seafood at some popular stores may have unwittingly helped fund North Korea, according to a new report Wednesday. An Associated Press investigation [...]
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Launching strike on N. Korea possible, but outcome would be uncertain Putin

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | RT | 6:00 AM

A global strike to disarm North Korea would be possible, yet its outcome uncertain, as it is a “closed state,” Russian President Vladimir Putin stated. “Let [...]
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Putin Says Strike Against N Korea Is Possible but Results Would Be Unpredictable

Putin Says Strike Against N Korea Is Possible but Results Would Be Unpredictable

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday a global military strike to disarm North Korea is “indeed” possible. But he also contended the results would be [...]
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Russia throws N Korea lifeline to stymie regime change

Russia throws N Korea lifeline to stymie regime change

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Russia is quietly boosting economic support for North Korea to try to stymie any US-led push to oust Kim Jong Un as Moscow fears his fall would sap its regional clout and [...]
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HKL pathologist could not confirm body was of Kim Jong-nam, High Court heard

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Forensic pathologist in Kim Jong-nam murder case could not confirm the identity of the deceased, the High Court was told today. Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL) Forensics [...]
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China puts more boots at Doklam

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Hindu | 6:00 AM

Conclave of Indian Army Commanders next week to discuss military preparedness A conclave of Army Commanders next week is set to discuss military preparedness along the China [...]
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