North Korea leader Kim Jong Un said his country is nearing its goal of "equilibrium" in military force with the United States, as the United Nations Security Council strongly condemned the North's "highly provocative" ballistic missile launch over Japan on Friday.
Hurricane Irma totally demolished the island of Barbuda, damaging 90 percent of structures, according to the nation's Prime Minister Gaston Browne. Antigua, its sister island, located just 30 miles from there was expected to be hit hard, too - but it was spared.
Cleanup is slow after an 8.2 earthquake shook southern Mexico earlier this month, but rebuilding will take even longer. A Christian miniistry is stepping in to help provide victims with their basic needs in the meantime.
North Korea has made sudden progress in its nuclear and missile technology in recent months, and that has experts wondering, who's helping them? As some countries are investigating, others are planning a Special Forces "decapitation" unit to target the regime.
On this day when we remember the thousands lost in the September 11th attacks, a TV Host on Egyptian MB TV Channel is ridiculing the United States claiming America is responsible for all the massacres in the Arab and Muslim world.