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North Korea: Answering Children's Questions
ABC News experts talk with kids about their questions on the North Korean threat.
Obama's Fired Up About Guns, But Will It Matter? (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES GET-THE-GUNS WEEK BEGINS: President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Michelle Obama all have events scheduled this week to advocate for the administration’s gun proposals, but even though Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., moved a ...
Top US General in South Korea Cancels Trip to Washington Due to North Korea Situation
The ongoing tense situation on the North Korean peninsula has led the top American general in South Korea and South Korea’s top general to cancel long-planned trips to Washington this week. It has also led U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to postpone an ICBM...
South Korea Prepares for Possible North Korea Missile Test Launch
While North Korea isn't backing away from threats of nuclear war, neighboring countries are taking precautionary measures for a possible missile test launch. South Korea's presidential office told reporters Sunday that they take Pyongyang's surprise warning to foreign embassies and international
Roundtable: North Korea's Threats
The roundtable to talk about north korea is right here. As they take their seats, take a look at martha raddatz on the north korean border with american commander james thurman. An unpredictable and inexperienced dictator. What do you think the likelihood is that kim jong-un will act against south
North Korean Propaganda Shows White House Under Attack
New video from pro-north Korean group comes as Pyongyang talks tough about war.
Not Obama's First 'Rodeo' (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES CASHING IN: Just five months after winning re-election, President Obama is shaking the money tree in California, kicking off his effort to boost the Democratic Party’s coffers ahead of the 2014 midterm elections, ABC’s MARY BRUCE notes. Obama lent ...
US General in North Korea: 'We'll Defend Ourselves'
Martha Raddatz talks exclusively with General Thurman on the North Korean border.
U.S. General Says North Korea Situation Is 'Volatile' and 'Dangerous'
Gen. James Thurman, the top U.S. commander in South Korea, said that in his two years on the job he has never seen things as tense as they are right now, telling ABC News the situation on the Korean peninsula as "volatile" and "dangerous." Thurman said in his exclusive interview with ABC News that
Trying to Prevent War on the Korea Border
North korea has raised the ante specifically on nuclear weapons approximate at the skruft secretary of state called the threat provocative and reckless. Abc's martha raddatz is the only american reporter to make her way to the bder with north korea today, to talk to the american general, literally