Trump to embark on tour of Asian countries in November
01 October, 2017, 00:52 | Author: Kristen Ingram
Trump's first Asia trip as president will take him to China, Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, the Philippines, and Hawaii.
The countries which he will likely to visit are China, Japan, South Korea, Vietnam and Philippines.
One of the objectives of Trump's Asia tour will be to "strengthen the global resolve to confront the North Korean threat and ensure the complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula", the White House said in a statement.
The month of September saw intensified North Korean threats aimed at South Korea and the USA and also several high profile nuclear and ballistic missile tests.
Asian leaders who met Trump at the United Nations General Assembly in NY last week persuaded him to attend in unity with key Asian allies, a USA official said. However visits by secretaries of state, defense and commerce and Trump's forthcoming visit indicates that the region figures in administration's priority list. Liberty Korea Party Chairman Hong Joon-pyo criticized Moon's perception of North Korea issues and remarked in a Facebook post, "such rash remarks are beyond astonishing and send shivers down my spine".
In an effort to check the rising nuclear threat from rogue nation North Korea, the president of the United States will be visiting 5 countries in Asia in November 2017.
Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera urged caution on Friday because more provocation was possible from North Korea on October 10, when the start of lower house election campaigns in Japan coincides with one of the North's main anniversaries.
The President has been applying pressure on his allies in the region to impose tougher sanctions on North Korea in the face of a series of missile tests conducted by Pyongyang.
The UN Security Council voted unanimously on September 12 to boost sanctions on North Korea, banning its textile exports and capping fuel supplies.
China and the United States in the past month have increased diplomatic activities as both sides prepare for a reset in their relationship following a reshuffling of the leadership in Beijing in October and Trump's visit the following month.
China accounts for around 90 per cent of North Korea's trade, and the isolated state is highly dependent on Chinese oil imports.
"It would be helpful if the President would highlight some trade practices of our partners we appreciate as well as those we most want to see changed", Scissors said.
Though no announcement has been made yet, Prime Minister Modi is expected to attend the regional summit, along with the American president. Liu and Tillerson concluded the first round of the US-China Social and Cultural Dialogue in Washington. He hosted the Chinese President Xi Jinping at his Mar-a- Lago residence in the early part of his presidency. The other two dialogues - Diplomacy and Security Dialogue, Comprehensive Economic Dialogue - had been held separately in June and July.
Australia has no choice but to prepare for a missile attack from North Korea, a former Pentagon nuclear weapons official warns.
What's more, Cumberland Farms is giving customers free coffee every Friday in October, no coupon or purchase required. "Other factors may include genetics, body mass, age, medication use and health conditions like anxiety disorders".
User growth was flat in Q2 2017, making it especially important for Twitter to increase time spent among the users it now has. What matters most is that this works for our community - we will be collecting data and gathering feedback along the way.
Couillard added this could also affect the US economy as the C-Series represents $30 billion and as many as 22,000 American jobs. The U.S. financial penalties aren't officially due until Bombardier delivers the first CS100 to Delta, expected in the spring.
Live streaming of India vs Australia 4th ODI will kick off at sharp 1:30 PM as per its scheduled time. A brilliant.brilliant innings came to an end, but the send-off from the bowler was worth noticing.
The bomb blast reportedly took place inside a auto which was parked outside a restaurant in Mogadishu's Hamarweyne district. However, the attack responsibility has not been taken by any group till yet.
The higher price of oil is also expected to translate into higher prices at petrol pumps, which could push inflation above 3%. Part of the reason for the improved outlook in the oil market is the result of OPEC's recent performance.
Trump has until October 15 to notify Congress on whether Iran remains has complied with the 2015 multilateral deal. Reports quickly surfaced that US radar and intelligence sensors did not detect a launch in the first place.
Frank-Steffen Walliser (Vice President Motorsport and GT-Cars) after the record lap at the Nurburgring Nordschleife. At the heart of this high-performance sports vehicle is a 515-kW (700-hp) six-cylinder biturbo flat engine.
Police have violently broken up street demonstrations protesting the effort to amend the constitution. The debate was postponed last week amid heavy police deployment to parliament.
Catalan referendum app removed from Google Play Store
Catalonia's residents protest against the independence referendum at Plaza Urquinaona in Barcelona , APA reports quoting Sputnik. Friday also saw a judge order media giant Google to remove an application giving information about the outlawed referendum.
Is the Sequel a Sci-Fi Masterpiece?
Searching for answers, the key to his investigation lies with a former Blade Runner , Richard Deckard ( Harrison Ford ). The screenplay was written by Hampton Fancher and Michael Green . "There were times where (a sequel) came up", he says.
UKIP should not focus on Islam, Neil Hamilton says
The leader will be announced at the party conference in Torquay, which, according to reports, Nigel Farage will not be attending. UKIP should not become a one-issue party centred around Islam, the party's leader in the Welsh Assembly Neil Hamilton has said.
AG Sessions: Re-commitment To Free Speech Long Overdue
He was giving a speech about the importance of the First Amendment and the freedoms that the First Amendments grants US citizens. Earlier in the conversation, the attorney general made it clear campus free speech is an issue he is committed to addressing.
Jared Kushner is registered to vote in NY as a woman
It wasn't immediately clear what happened that Kushner was registered as a woman, and was an active voter as of this November. It was revealed that Steve Bannon, Trump's daughter Tiffany, Sean Spicer and Steven Mnuchin also had multiple registrations.