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Sotto la nuova linea dello sviluppo parallelo dell'economia e del programma nucleare, inaugurata da Kim Jong-un nel 2013, il regime nordcoreano è riuscito in questi anni a riallocare parte dei fondi destinati al mantenimento dell'esercito convenzionale a favore dello sviluppo di nuovi armamenti capaci di conferire a Pyongyang un vantaggio competitivo nei confronti dei suoi avversari.
  • Pence says USA commitment to South Korea stronger than ever

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    The US vice president was speaking after American officials said a North Korean medium-range missile exploded seconds after it was launched on Sunday. Choe Ryong Hae said President Donald Trump was guilty of "creating a war situation" on the Korean Peninsula by dispatching US forces to the region. "The president has no further comment".
  • Pyongyang tenta lancio missile ma ha fallito

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    Il fallito test di Pyongyang arriva dopo il monito di Trump (" La Corea del Nord è un problema di cui ci occuperemo") e contestualmente alla visita del vicepresidente, Mike Pence , a Seul , in Corea del Sud . Mentre il ministro degli esteri della Cina Wang Yi ha "invitato tutti a smettere di minacciarsi a vicenda, ed a non permettere che la situazione degeneri da un momento all'altro, con tutte le disastrose conseguenze derivanti".
  • United States warns N Korea after missile launch, says all options on table

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    Earlier this week North Korea fired a medium range ballistic missile that fell into the Sea of Japan. The missile was launched from the city of Sinpo - the site of a submarine base - and flew for 40 miles before plunging into the sea. The summit is expected to include talks on the nuclear threat from the North. In a related development, the Japanese government made a decision to extend its own unilateral sanctions against North Korea by two years over the test launch.
  • 16 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of rubbish collapses

    16 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of rubbish collapses

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    Sri Lanka Police probe the collapse of the garbage dump while rescue efforts continue Sun, Apr 16, 2017, 09:14 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. The 300-feet-high pile had shifted after floods and a fire, and subsequently collapsed on Friday evening onto homes located around the dump, where some 600 people lived, the official said.
  • Boat Race: Oxford University Favorite To Beat Cambridge University

    Boat Race: Oxford University Favorite To Beat Cambridge University

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    Oxford has won the 163rd University boat race on Sunday, beating Cambridge by more than a length in one of the longest running competitions in world sport. While the Cambridge women's boat set an astonishing time of 18:33- the first time the 19-minute mark has been broken- the Oxford boat suffered an early crab, which left a lead that could only grow overtime.
  • N.Korea shows off 'ICBM' during massive parade

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    Regarding "North Korea calls US aircraft carrier dispatch "outrageous" (April 10): I hope that the U-T readers recall how many potential North Korean "crises" have been waved in our faces over the years every time a president needs to look tough.
  • The Weeknd, Selena Gomez make it official on Instagram

    The Weeknd, Selena Gomez make it official on Instagram

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    The Weeknd , real name Abel Tesfaye, and Selena were also spotted together at a friend's party on Friday (07Apr17) night showing public displays of affection. "We have replaced them with much more halal nude photos of her which were no doubt taken before she was defiled by the micropenis of actor Justin Long", the editor of the website told Gossip Cop .