Sputnik spoke to Dr Zhiguang Yin lecturer in Chinese at University of Exeter about the summit and how even without the US, it could go ahead. Sputnik: How important is it that the North Korean general is heading to Washington? Zhiguang Yin: I think it is quite significant event, of course it demonstrates the sincerity coming from the North Korean and the South Korean side in regards to their meetings earlier this month. When Trump pulled out and then wanted back in the summit, North Korea showed real patience and demonstrated they are willing to restart the negotiations. I think this news could be quite important. Sputnik: Do you think the summit can be revived after the US president pulled out? Zhiguang Yin: It is important that the summit continues, I’m sure it is in the interest of North & South Korea and the interests of the US and nowadays in the interests of China, that … [Read more...] about Expert Explains How North Korea Nuclear Issue Could Be Solved Without US
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North Korea’s main nuclear test site has collapsed following its latest bomb test and could be at risk of leaking radiation, research by Chinese geologists has shown. As a result, the Punggye-ri site under Mount Mantap has been rendered unsafe for further testing and should be monitored, scientists from the University of Science and Technology of China have said. Their findings raise questions about Kim Jong-un’s announcement his country was ceasing its testing programme ahead of planned meetings with the US president, Donald Trump, and his South Korean counterpart, Moon Jae-in. Kim Jong-un inspects weapon North Korea says is powerful hydrogen bomb 6 show all Kim Jong-un inspects weapon North Korea says is powerful hydrogen bomb 1/6 Photos released by North Korea show Kim Jong-un talking to subordinates next to a device thought to be the new thermonuclear weapon. There is no way of independently verifying the pictures STR/AFP/Getty … [Read more...] about North Korea’s nuclear test site has collapsed, say geologists
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Chinese geologists say North Korea nuclear test site collapsed, may explain end of program This may shed new light on North Korean President Kim Jong Un’s announcement that his country was ceasing its testing program. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 7 Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Christopher Bodeen, The Associated Press Published 10:34 a.m. ChT April 26, 2018 | Updated 11:21 a.m. ChT April 26, 2018 CLOSE President Donald Trump said in a tweet nuclear negotiations with North Korea could be unsuccessful, and criticized past administrations on how they dealt with the issue. Veuer's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more. Buzz60 … [Read more...] about Chinese geologists say North Korea nuclear test site collapsed, may explain end of program
Donald Trump said on Sunday the North Korean nuclear crisis was far from conclusion, striking a cautious note a day after the North’s pledge to end nuclear tests raised hopes before planned summits with South Korea and the US. North Korea said on Saturday it was suspending nuclear and missile tests and scrapping its nuclear test site, and instead pursuing economic growth and peace. “We are a long way from conclusion on North Korea, maybe things will work out, and maybe they won’t – only time will tell ... But the work I am doing now should have been done a long time ago!” Trump said on Twitter. Trump tweeted those cautious words immediately after boosting the North Korean move, while taking a shot at the host of NBC’s Meet the Press, a regular target to whom he has applied characteristic derogatory nicknames. The president wrote: “Sleepy Eyes Chuck Todd of Fake News NBC just stated that we have given up so much in our negotiations with North … [Read more...] about Trump says North Korea nuclear crisis ‘long way from conclusion’
THE world is currently on high alert as tensions between the US and Russia over Syria continue to escalate. Adding North Korea's nuclear ambitions into the mix, an all-out war could be on the cards - but just who would win if World War 3 broke out? We explore the options. Could World War Three happen? As the world comes under fire from terror attacks, escalating hostility between Russia and the US, and repeated shows of strength from the North Korean regime, a full-blown war could soon be more likely than ever. Here's what's happened so far: 2018 April 12: Cabinet backed UK intervention in Syria "to deter the further use of chemical weapons by the Assad regime". April 11: Defence chiefs in Russia say they will respond "immediately" if their military units in Syria are hit in any US airstrikes. April 11: Russia's ambassador to Lebanon has said US missiles fired at Syria would be shot down and the launch sites targeted. April 7: A suspected nerve agent … [Read more...] about Is there going to be a World War 3 and who would win? From Syria tensions between USA and Russia to the North Korea nuclear threat, what are the chances?