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por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 09:13

Mahatma Ghandi's granddaughter has written to State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi, urging her to use her position to stop attacks targeting Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state, lSouth African daily The Times reported Monday. The UN said there was a sharp increase in arrivals on Wednesday, when at least 300 boats from Myanmar landed in Bangladesh. In recent days, Bangladesh officials have said they plan to go ahead with a controversial plan to develop an isolated, flood-prone island in ...

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 08:57

The North Korean government has spoken about plans for an attack on USA military facilities in Guam. However, a possible U.S. Both countries, however, share some trade and humanitarian ties. Minister of National Defense Song Young-moo's unexpected remarks about a redeployment of tactical nuclear weapons also rattled the administration's policy focus.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 08:56

It comes days after the regime in Pyongyang claimed to have exploded a hydrogen bomb capable of being delivered on an intercontinental ballistic missile. Pyongyang has staged a series of missile tests in recent months, culminating in an intercontinental ballistic missile that appeared to bring much of the U.S.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 08:27

The five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council and Germany conducted long-running talks with Iran that led to a 2015 deal for worldwide sanctions to be lifted in exchange for Tehran curbing its nuclear activities. It was meant to be maximalist. "It does sound like US patience is running out", Ruggiero said. Seoul's presidential office welcomed the new resolution, saying that its approval confirms that the worldwide community holds the shared belief that stronger measures are ...

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 08:28

The official said the United States is anxious about a rising threat of "miscalculation" by North Korea, which may think the warnings of USA force are hollow. Gallup also said 59 percent of respondents were against the idea of the United States attacking North Korea first should North Korean provocations continue, while 33 percent said it should.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 08:10

Despite the vocal backing of the United States , which proposed the sanctions, they could be vetoed by Russian Federation and China which have expressed skepticism about the harsh measures. The company said North Korea is a "pariah nation" that "operates in many ways like a criminal enterprise" and has been forced to find new ways to make money by various economic sanctions.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 07:41

Accordingly, the price difference of Samsung and LG strategic smartphones are now widened to 145,200 won (US$129). First, the good news: no iFixit employees left the teardown with burns - or any other injuries, for that matter.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 07:35

There were yet no signs of imminent additional provocations by the North that could lead to another missile or nuclear test, the South's government said. North Korea unveiled a remarkably powerful bomb in its latest nuclear test, one with the ability to level entire urban centers. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is certainly keeping the door open to diplomacy , but he's focused on this sanctions track for now - the pressure side - so that if talks eventually get going, the US will go into ...

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 07:33

But many of those who have fled say troops responded to attacks by Rohingya militants on August 25 with a brutal campaign of violence and burning of village aimed at driving them out. "If the political price of your ascension to the highest office in Myanmar is your silence, the price is surely too steep", said Tutu, who became the moral voice of South Africa after helping dismantle apartheid there.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 07:32

Urging the Trump administration to 'do diplomacy instead of all this bluster", Richardson said in an interview on Bloomberg Television that "we need to talk to North Korea in some way but get something in exchange for that. Kim Hyun-Wook, professor at the state-run Korea National Diplomatic Academy, told AFP the Americans had softened their stance because it was vital to keep Moscow and Beijing on board.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 07:29

Eric Silagy, the CEO of Florida Power & Light, said Irma caused the most widespread damage in the company's history. Five deaths in Florida have been blamed on Irma, along with three in Georgia and one in South Carolina. Over 4 inches of rain will be possible in the east, with amounts of less than 2 inches possible in west Alabama through Tuesday . Scott Hagen, director of the Center for Coastal Resiliency at Louisiana State University, said there is a "gee whiz" element to the phenomena.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 07:31

However, moderates have also jammed up the works on occasion. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said at the time the letter signified a partisan response by Democrats that could force him to use a legislative process called "reconciliation", which requires only a majority of votes to pass some form of tax reform.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 07:23

Phil Schiller, Apple's SVP of worldwide marketing, called it " the future of how we unlock our smartphones and protect our sensitive information". Apple held a Tuesday keynote event for the newest iteration of the iPhone . The 8 will retail starting at $699 while the Plus will go for $799. As well as being used to unlock the device, Face ID technology can also be used to create Animoji - animated emoji controlled by the user's face.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 07:03

Earlier this month North Korea tested what U.S. officials now believe was a thermonuclear, or hydrogen, bomb - which could have a much larger impact than a conventional nuclear weapon. There's environmental risks if radiation spills across its northeastern border. If they abstain in a sanctions vote, the measure could pass with at least nine votes on the 15-member council.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 06:53

In the past quarter, user uptake of the Watch grew by over 50% compared to the previous year, and Apple said its heart rate monitor is the most-used unit in the world. If you regularly hit the gym, there's now support for syncing your Apple Watch with treadmills, bikes and other equipment. Apple also beefed up the Series 3 with improved cardiac monitoring.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 06:48

It stressed that if the resolution is passed, North Korea "shall make absolutely sure that the US pays due price", taking measures that will cause the United States "the greatest pain and suffering it had ever gone through in its entire history".

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 06:31

We've got you covered. Inside is Apple's new A11 bionic chip. The screen measures 5.8-inches diagonally. It was on Jan. 9, 2007, that Steve Jobs , the late CEO and Cook's immediate predecessor, introduced iPhone as "a revolutionary product".

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 06:17

The storm killed at least 11 people in Florida and Georgia. A tired Gov. Rick Scott , who has flown across the state during the past five days sounding the alarm bell ahead of landfall, acknowledged that it won't be easy for residents in the days ahead.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 05:59

Land interaction and increasing wind shear rapidly weakened Irma on Sunday and Sunday night, and the storm is now a minimal Category 1 with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph near the center, which is currently located about 60 miles north of Tampa and moving north-northwest at 18 mph.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 05:58

It killed at least 26 people before leaving the Caribbean for Florida . Hurricane Irma made landfall earlier today in the Florida Keys (as a category 4) followed by a second landfall near Marco Island, Florida . "It took longer to make that turn to the north that we started to see more over the last 12 hours". Helen Conklin carries sandbags as her husband, John Conklin, loads the vehicle at Lealman Community Park, 3890 55th Ave.