Korea, US Promise Collaboration against N. Korea

8 9 17 victek COTD

South Korea's Presidential Office of Cheong Wa Dae has just confirmed that National Security Office Chief, Chung Eui-yong, and U.S. National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster spoke over the phone this morning.

Seoul foreign ministry spokesman Cho Joon-hyuk said Thursday North Korea's defiance would ultimately work against the regime, South Korean news service News 1 reported.

The opposition forces have introduced the term "Korea Passing" to describe the situation in which South Korea is pushed out by other countries in tackling the North Korean nuclear issue, according to the newspaper.

On Tuesday, Trump told reporters that North Korea would face an unprecedented level of "fire and fury" if it continues to threaten the United States.

WeChat, Weibo, and Tieba investigated for breaching regulations
In China, recent internet crackdowns have led to Apple withdrawing a number of apps from the App Store which allowed users to browse the internet privately.

Tesla To Develop Self-Driving Semi-Truck, Will Test In California & Nevada
That's the term for automated vehicles traveling very close together at speed, which significantly cuts aerodynamic drag. In the paperwork, Tesla would have to explain to the DMV how they have tested the truck and safety measures.

The McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Given "Buy" Rating at Argus
It increased, as 21 investors sold Hudson Pacific Properties Inc shares while 51 reduced holdings. (NYSE:AN) for 6,755 shares. Integral Derivatives Llc increased Ntes (Put) (NASDAQ:NTES) stake by 11,000 shares to 13,600 valued at $2.93M in 2016Q4.

Anchor: As tensions intensify between the US and North Korea, presidential security advisers of Seoul and Washington held talks on the phone.

The South Korean official said member states of ARF reaffirmed it shared the common goal of the global communities to "achieve a complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization of North Korea in a peaceful manner". They agreed that South Korea and the US will work together and remain transparent amid rising concerns that Washington could make a unilateral move against the North.

Tension escalated in the region after Pyongyang tested intercontinental ballistic missiles, known as Hwasong-14, twice in July.

Related:

  • Investors Purchase High Volume of Wal-Mart Stores Put Options (NYSE:WMT)

    The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI increased its stake in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 7.2% in the first quarter.
    North Korea spat rattles Wall Street

    North Korea spat rattles Wall Street

    The S&P 500 lost six points, or 0.24%, to close at 2,475 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 13 points, or 0.21%, to 6,370. Gold futures, which dipped $2.10 to $1,262.60 an ounce in the previous session, are jumping $18 to $1,280.60 an ounce.
    Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Position Lowered by Selway Asset Management

    Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Position Lowered by Selway Asset Management

    Vaughan David Investments Inc increased Royal Dutch Shell Plc B Adr stake by 14,800 shares to 325,031 valued at $18.84M in 2016Q4. Equities research analysts forecast that Cisco Systems, Inc. will post $2.38 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
  • 'Weekend Update' pokes Trump, Scaramucci on 'SNL'

    'Weekend Update' pokes Trump, Scaramucci on 'SNL'

    A rhythm they hope translates to prime-time laughter. "It felt like it was time for me". Scaramucci, so taken with himself, announced, "Everybody loves the Mooch ...
    Trump Hotel DC Has Profited Nearly $2 Million This Year

    Trump Hotel DC Has Profited Nearly $2 Million This Year

    Competing luxury hotels in Washington - like the Willard, Hay-Adams and Four Seasons - charge an average of $495 a night. The only divisions of the hotel that didn't churn a profit were retail, parking, and the Spa by Ivanka Trump.
    Destiny 2 PC Beta Changes, Fixes & Tweaks Listed

    Destiny 2 PC Beta Changes, Fixes & Tweaks Listed

    These matchmaking settings may take longer, but we feel that the quality of the gameplay experience will be worth the wait. That has been bumped up from 75 points to 100 to grant more time to play and use their abilities.
  • U.S. stocks end lower after comments from Trump

    In overseas trading, stock markets across the Asia-Pacific region saw further downside during trading on Thursday. Trump said Tuesday afternoon that North Korea needs to stop with the threats or seemingly face military action.
    Trump's unjustified boast about United States  nuke power

    Trump's unjustified boast about United States nuke power

    Trump added that the USA would be putting more money into its $40 billion ballistic missile defense system. Multiple parts of this tweet are incorrect.
    They're Already Killing Me - Chelsea New Boy Aware Of Price Tag Pressure

    They're Already Killing Me - Chelsea New Boy Aware Of Price Tag Pressure

    On his exit from Real Madrid, where he made 26 appearances last season, Morata said the situation had been "difficult". I don't think I have to adapt to the Premier League but rather to my new coach.
  • Investec Asset Management Ltd Sells A Little More Danaher Corporation (DHR) Stock

    The median estimate represents a 12.18% increase from the last price. 3,681,397 shares of the company's stock traded hands. Wells Fargo & Company initiated coverage on shares of Danaher Corporation in a research note on Thursday, July 13th.
    Everton boss Koeman confirms Rooney will start against Stoke

    Everton boss Koeman confirms Rooney will start against Stoke

    Only Frank Lampard and Alan Shearer (8) have scored more goals on Premier League opening day than Rooney (7). They've bought in players, spent money and they are having a go though, so fair play to them.

    $1.23 EPS Expected for Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) This Quarter

    Dreman Value Management Llc increased Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK) stake by 645.66% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd.

Comments

Latest news

RCA now selling Roku TVs from $250
These TVs are available through a variety of different retailers. I've never heard of that last one, but it's an incredible name.

Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower
SIMMERING TENSIONS: North Korea revealed on Thursday a detailed plan to launch a salvo of ballistic missiles toward the U.S. Avis Budget Group slumped 9.9 percent after the vehicle rental company cut its guidance following a weak second quarter.

President Trump more popular than Congress
About one-third of Democrats said health care was the top issue, while 22% of independents did, the CNN poll found. This trend points to a broader problem for Democrats: their lack of a credible, unifying, positive message.

European markets open lower on Friday
The reclusive state raised the stakes further with a detailed plan to send a salvo of missiles towards the U.S. territory of Guam. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index fell back 1.3 percent, driven by losses in the commodity sector.

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata says knives already out for him
It's something that motivates me and makes me work harder every day. "I know twice as many people will be watching me". The pressure to perform for an Italian coach is just one of the ominous parallels with a certain Fernando Torres.

Ezekiel Elliott discipline could come as early as Friday, report says
Fantasy Impact Breaking Thursday night, Pro Football Talk is reporting it's nearly inevitable that Elliott will serve a ban in 2017.

Barcelona Target Coutinho 'Definitively' Not For Sale - Liverpool
So we want to keep our guys and add new ones. "So what they offer in the end doesn't matter", Sky Germany quoted Klopp as saying. Liverpool have released a statement regarding the ongoing transfer speculation surrounding star man Philippe Coutinho .

Guliyev shocks favorite Van Niekerk in 200m at worlds
Isaac Makwala has experienced a whirlwind of emotions in the past 48 hours at the IAAF World Championships in London . Makwala is considered to be the main challenger to Olympic champion and world record holder Wayde van Niekerk .

Edinburgh Airport praised over disabled access improvement
The 1,413,272 passengers at Edinburgh Airport made last month the busiest ever at a Scottish airport. It found the majority of United Kingdom airports were providing "very good" or "good" support.

No Man's Sky fans excited by leak promising "joint exploration"
It's Friday, so time is running out for it to appear this week. The past couple of months have seen an ARG leading up to today. Fans should not have too long to wait and find out.

Steelers Training Camp Rumors: Latest On Martavis Bryant, James Conner & More
The Steelers will showcase new additions on both sides of the ball, with the expected debuts of first-round pick T.J. Pittsburgh should have one of the most dynamic offenses in the NFL . "If we do that, we are up for a good day".

Markets Right Now: Stocks drop, led by technology companies
The latest sell-off was the most severe yet, amounting to the biggest single-day drop for the stock market in almost three months. Other markets: Gold futures gained almost 1% as investors moved toward safety plays, with the Swiss franc up more than 1%.

Gareth Morgan Investments Limited Partnership Lowers Its Position in BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)
The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website . The hedge fund held 16,189 stocks of the asset manager's shares after purchasing an extra 2,770 shares through out the quarter.

Nintendo Facing Lawsuit Over Switch Design
California-based Gamevice filed its lawsuit at the US District Court for the Central District of California on Wednesday, July 9. That said, Nintendo did lose a lawsuit to Philips in the United Kingdom over its Wii motion controllers back in 2014.

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD) Lowered to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub
Cowen Inc. raised its stake in Brocade Communications Systems by 73.2% in the second quarter. (NASDAQ:BRCD) for 163,800 shares. Brandywine Glob Management Ltd Liability Corp invested 0% of its portfolio in Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Other news