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Korea fight is latest conflict for indigenous people of Guam

Aug 16, 2017

Korea fight is latest conflict for indigenous people of Guam

The threatened missile attack by North Korea on Guam has prompted calls for peace from the island's indigenous people, who are weary of yet another conflict after enduring centuries of hostilities. About one-third of the U.S. territory's 160,000 people identify as Chamorro, the indigenous group ...

Political feud erupts between Australia and New Zealand

/ Aug 16, 2017

Political feud erupts between Australia and New Zealand

Like squabbling siblings, New Zealand and Australia have close ties but also a rivalry that can sometimes turn ugly. That tension spilled into politics on Tuesday, when Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop accused New Zealand's opposition Labour Party of conspiring to undermine her government, a ...

North Korea shelves Guam missile plan after Mattis warning

Aug 15, 2017

North Korea shelves Guam missile plan after Mattis warning

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said Tuesday he would hold off on a planned missile strike near Guam, but warned the highly provocative move would go ahead in the event of further "reckless actions" by Washington. Some analysts suggested Kim's comments opened a possible path ...