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North Korea likely tested a weapon that could start a Second Korean War
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(Tony Benn, MP 1925-2014) " No country too poor, too small, too far away, not to be threat, a threat to the American way of life. (article 3)

The mention of one tiny country appears to strike at the rationality and sanity of those who should know far better. (article 3)

Sunday, 6 th August, for example, The Guardian headed an editorial: " The Guardian view on sanctions: an essential tool. (article 3)

This time of course, the target is North Korea upon whom the United Nations Security Council has voted unanimously to freeze, strangulate and deny essentials, normality, humanity. (article 3)

Then, there they were at the same venue but the Trump Administration clearly does not alone live in a land of missed opportunities, but of opportunities deliberately buried in landfill miles deep. (article 3)

This in spite of his having said in the same statement: " There is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea. (article 3)

A bit of perspective: 27 th July 2017 marked sixty four years since the armistice agreement that ended the devastating three year Korean war, however there has never been a peace treaty, thus technically the Korean war has never ended. (article 3)

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    KOREA, NORTH, Korean, missiles, Kim

    Source articles
    1. Naval accidents no setback to South China Sea operations, U.S. Pacific Air Chief says (Reuters, 08/25/2017, 426 words)
    2. North Korea likely tested a weapon that could start a Second Korean War (FOX News, 08/27/2017, 844 words)
    3. North Korea an Aggressor? A Reality Check (, 08/27/2017, 2307 words)
    4. North Korea uses multiple-rocket launcher to test missiles (, 08/26/2017, 808 words)
    5. North Korea tests short-range missiles as South Korea, U.S. conduct drills (Reuters, 08/26/2017, 846 words)
    6. North Korea missile tests didn't fail, US military says in revised report (FOX News, 08/25/2017, 716 words)
    7. The Latest: US revises assessment of N. Korea launch (, 08/26/2017, 418 words)
    8. Russian nuclear bombers fly near North Korea in rare show of force (Reuters, 08/25/2017, 567 words)
    9. Japan says to impose additional sanctions against North Korea (Reuters, 08/25/2017, 329 words)
    10. North Korea sanctions are finally getting serious (FOX News, 08/25/2017, 1198 words)
    11. North Koreans tortured and killed over religious beliefs, new State Department report says (FOX News, 08/24/2017, 633 words)
    12. Fox News (FOX News, 08/25/2017, 380 words)
    13. Canadian pastor escaped execution due to foreign citizenship: CBC (Reuters, 08/27/2017, 277 words)

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