UNSC mulling reduction in North Koreans working abroad: Kono

/ Sep 3, 2017

UNSC mulling reduction in North Koreans working abroad: Kono

Foreign Minister Taro Kono said Sunday the U.N. Security Council will consider reducing the number of North Koreans working outside the reclusive state as part of new sanctions. The measure is aimed at reducing funding for North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. The UNSC resolution adopted ...

Hideo Tsuchiyama, leader of Nagasaki peace movement, dies at 92

Sep 3, 2017

Hideo Tsuchiyama, leader of Nagasaki peace movement, dies at 92

Former Nagasaki University President Hideo Tsuchiyama, leader of the peace movement and nuclear abolition campaign of atom-bombed Nagasaki, died early Saturday morning. He was 92. Tsuchiyama was away from Nagasaki on Aug. 9, 1945, when the United States dropped its second atomic bomb on the ...

North Korea tests push U.S. to action on Chinese banks

Aug 31, 2017

North Korea tests push U.S. to action on Chinese banks

The failure of U.N. sanctions to even slow North Korea's nuclear missile program has many in Washington pushing for unilateral U.S. action against the finance houses doing business with Pyongyang — a move that would set up a confrontation with China. World powers maintained a ...