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North Korea Says It Has Suspended Missile Testing and Plans to Close Nuclear Site

(SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site. The North’s official Korean Central News Agency said the country is making the move to shift its national focus and improve its economy. The North also vowed to actively engage with(…)

Why Vladimir Putin’s ‘Invincible’ Missile Claim Comes at a Bad Time

Standing before a fiery video simulation of nuclear warheads raining down on the state of Florida, Russian President Vladimir Putin declared Moscow ready to deliver a swift response to American military aggression. He also revealed an arsenal of four new nuclear weapons that are under development and designed to render American defenses “useless.” The saber-rattling(…)

What If Hawaii’s False Missile Alert Had Been Real? Here’s What Would Happen Next

Hawaii’s false ballistic missile alert was the latest reminder of the nuclear threat that North Korea poses to the U.S. amid the rising tensions and war of words between the two nation’s leaders. “BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL,” said the emergency system alert pushed to people’s(…)

Alert About Missile Bound for Hawaii Was Sent in Error, Officials Say – New York Times

New York Times Alert About Missile Bound for Hawaii Was Sent in Error, Officials SayNew York TimesAn early-morning emergency alert mistakenly warning of an incoming ballistic missile attack was dispatched to cellphones across Hawaii early Saturday morning, setting off widespread panic in a state that was already extremely anxious because of …Hawaii officials say 'NO(…)