sanctions

North Korea Threatens Trump With ICBM Capable Of ‘Hitting US’

North Korea Threatens Trump With ICBM Capable Of ‘Hitting US’

Wednesday, North Korea tested its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) to date. After landing in the Sea of Japan, expert analysis of the missile’s height indicated the weapon to be capable of reaching the U.S. mainland. Despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s public assurances to the contrary, North Korea’s dictator, Kim Jong Un, has developed […]

GOP Blames Obama For ‘Delegitimizing’ The PEOTUS, And Putin Is Loving It

GOP Blames Obama For ‘Delegitimizing’ The PEOTUS, And Putin Is Loving It

A surprising outcome of the assessment that Russia infiltrated the U.S. presidential election is the denial that it happened. Especially from a President-elect who is dismissive of the foundations of our nation’s own national security. More telling is how persistent Republicans are to use the President’s sanctions against Russia against him. For instance, last week, […]

Obama Punches North Korea In The Nose With Strong Sanctions

Obama Punches North Korea In The Nose With Strong Sanctions

North Korea’s chinless leader, Kim Jong-Un, is finding that being an arrogant, hard-headed ass with nukes has its drawbacks. On Wednesday, President Obama signed an executive order implementing U.N.-backed sanctions against North Korea that target the country’s energy, financial, and shipping assets. The order freezes North Korean government property in the United States and bans […]

If The World Isolated The U.S. With Sanctions, Could The U.S. Survive?

If The World Isolated The U.S. With Sanctions, Could The U.S. Survive?

Tiff found this on Slate, and this question originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus.  Answer by Dan Holliday, I am an American: Of course the U.S. could survive, […]

U.S. Boosts Sanctions Against North Korea

U.S. Boosts Sanctions Against North Korea

  Following the cyber attack against Sony, allegedly perpetrated by North Korea, the United States has ramped up economic sanctions considerably against the “Democratic Republic.” According to the BBC, the sanctions specifically mention a few government officials, The Korean Mining Development Trading Organization, and the Reconnaissance General Bureau, a North Korean intelligence agency. BBC goes […]