Security

Trump garante que o seu “botão nuclear” é “maior” do que o de Kim

Trump garante que o seu “botão nuclear” é “maior” do que o de Kim

O Presidente dos EUA não resistiu à provocação do líder norte-coreano e resolveu subir a parada num tweet que alguns consideraram perigoso. Não é inédito que Donald Trump e Kim Jong-un troquem epítetos menos agradáveis — o primeiro escreveu sobre o segundo que “o doido será testado como nunca antes”; Kim respondeu prometendo “amansar de certeza e definitivamente o […]

Unity vital to world’s future, UN chief says

Unity vital to world’s future, UN chief says

Global leaders speak of progress, integration and jobs in speeches UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for nations to walk the path of unity in 2018 to overcome the challenges facing world peace, as he joined global leaders in delivering New Year’s messages. “Unity is the path. Our future depends on it,” he said on […]

U.S. sanctions North Korean missile experts, Russia offers to mediate

U.S. sanctions North Korean missile experts, Russia offers to mediate

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW – The United States announced sanctions on two of North Korea’s most prominent officials behind its ballistic missile program on Tuesday, while Russia reiterated an offer to mediate to ease tension between Washington and Pyongyang. The new U.S. steps were the latest in a campaign aimed at forcing North Korea – which has defied […]

Coreia do Norte considera novas sanções “um acto de guerra”

Coreia do Norte considera novas sanções “um acto de guerra”

Regime de Kim Jong-un ameaça países que alinharam com os EUA, o que inclui a Rússia e a China. As mais recentes sanções aprovadas pela ONU contra a Coreia do Norte são um “acto de guerra” e significam um total bloqueio económico, disse este domingo o ministro norte-coreano dos Negócios Estrangeiros, ameaçando castigar os que […]

Jakarta Is Sinking So Fast, It Could End Up Underwater

Jakarta Is Sinking So Fast, It Could End Up Underwater

JAKARTA — Rasdiono remembers when the sea was a good distance from his doorstep, down a hill. Back then he opened the cramped, gaily painted bayside shack he named the Blessed Bodega, where he and his family sell catfish heads, spiced eggs and fried chicken. It was strange, Rasdiono said. Year by year, the water […]

ANC resolves to downgrade embassy in Israel

ANC resolves to downgrade embassy in Israel

Ruling party says move sends clear message to Israel ‘that there is a price to pay for human rights abuses’. The African National Congress (ANC), South Africa’s ruling party, has resolved to “immediately and unconditionally” downgrade the South African Embassy in Israel to a liaison office. The ANC’s decision on Wednesday evening, announced during its 54th National […]

Honduras: Opposition Alliance Summons More Street Protests

Honduras: Opposition Alliance Summons More Street Protests

Mobilizations across the country have been organized for three days starting from dawn Wednesday, to demonstrate the opposition’s rejection of the disputed election results. Honduras’ Opposition Alliance party has called for more public protests against the controversial re-election of President Juan Orlando Hernandez. Mobilizations across the country have been organized for three days starting from […]