Don’t Ignore North Korea Human Rights, UN Says

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA – Negotiations with North Korea have been stalled for months, but if and when they resume, the United States and South Korea should ensure the talks incorporate concerns about North Korean human rights abuses, the United Nations’ human rights office in Seoul said Tuesday. 

Trump to VOA: ‘We’re Going to Denuke North Korea’

Trump: “Very well. I mean, we obviously were talking about the denuclearization 90 percent of the time, but we put a lot of other things, including human rights were mentioned, getting the remains back were a big factor, in fact we put it in the document, we were able to get that in the document, […]

Trump Proclaims Summit as ‘Fantastic…Positive’

At their lunch meeting, the U.S. side included Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, National Security Adviser John Bolton and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly.The North Korean participants included former military intelligence chief Kim Yong Chol, Minister of Foreign Affairs Ri Yong Ho, and Ri Su Yong, vice chairman of the ruling Workers’ Party.

China’s second century of shame, thanks to its Communist Party

Beyond China’s borders, war against the world was the Chinese Communists’ calling card.  Within months of its creation, China joined in North Korea’s invasion of South Korea, for which it was branded an aggressor state by the United Nations. At the same time, it invaded and occupied the autonomous states of Tibet and East Turkestan. […]

Kim Jong-un Dismisses State Security Minister for Power Abuse – S Korean Gov’t

A number of officials were reportedly executed as a result of the investigation. According to Japanese Kyodo news agency, the probe is ongoing and Kim’s punishment could be made harsher. As of now, many of the security ministry’s top officials, up to deputy ministers, have been executed or otherwise punished.

Trump acknowledged downplaying COVID-19 threat, says Woodward book

“We don’t want to have to show panic. We’re not going to show panic, and that’s exactly what I did,” he said during an event to announce potential Supreme Court nominees. “And I was very open, whether it’s to Woodward or anybody else — it’s just another political hit job — but whether it was […]

Pelosi: ‘In eight weeks we’ll be celebrating the election of Joe Biden’

The book also revealed that Trump reveled in flattery from North Korean leader Kim Jong UnKim Jong UnSarah Sanders memoir reportedly says Trump joked she should hook up with Kim Jong Un Pompeo speaks to GOP convention from Jerusalem in controversial speech North Korea’s Kim admits five-year economic plan has been ‘seriously delayed’ MORE, disparaged […]

Politicians have ruined Nigeria by their greed — Utomi

It will be a good thing for Nigerians to focus more on governance than power. There is too much talk of who has it, who is exercising it rather than how Nigerians are governed well. I usually find this discussion of power rotation, this people or that people, a little tiresome; if we have a […]

E-sports pros have “dream” jobs—but game publishers have all the power

Publishers made a game. They sell the game. They own the IP. Anything having to do with the games has to go through them. And now they own the leagues, too: In 2013, Riot Games launched its own League of Legends league, the League of Legends Championship Series. Activision Blizzard’s Overwatch and Call of Duty […]