Daily Archives: September 7, 2018


07.09.2018 - 05:50 [ KBS ]

VOA: ICBM-Anlagen nahe Pjöngjang vollständig demontiert

Ein kommerzieller Satellit habe am 1. September Aufnahmen erstellt, aus denen hervorgeht, dass die Anlagen in der Autofabrik „16. März“ in Pyongsong vollständig verschwunden seien. Auch Satellitenfotos von Planet Labs ließen keine Spuren der ICBM-Montage-Anlagen mehr erkennen, berichtete „Voice of America“ am Donnerstag. Dort hatte Nordkorea im November letzten Jahres die ballistische Interkontinental-Rakete des Typs Hwasong-15 abgefeuert.

07.09.2018 - 05:47 [ VOAnews.com ]

US Report: Trump Promised to Sign Off on Ending Korean War

(30.8.2018) Investigative news outlet Vox cited „multiple sources familiar with the negotiations“ as saying Trump made the promise during his summit with Kim in Singapore in June.

The report said Trump made the promise and later qualified it by asking North Korea to dismantle most of its nuclear arsenal first.

07.09.2018 - 05:44 [ Politico.com ]

„It will make him crazy“: Anonymous anti-Trump screed backfires

Many Republicans on Capitol Hill and in the White House privately agree with the Trump administration official who went rogue in The New York Times.

They also say the anonymous anti-Trump screed was a tremendous setback when it comes to curbing the president’s worst impulses.

07.09.2018 - 05:24 [ Tempo.co ]

Jokowi will Visit South Korea to Strengthen Economic Relations

President Joko Widodo or Jokowi will make an official visit to South Korea on September 10-11, to strengthen economic relations. It will be a return visit after South Korean President Moon Jae-in had visited Jakarta in 2017, which will be marking 45 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

07.09.2018 - 05:18 [ Korea Broadcasting System (KBS) ]

Präsident Moon zeigt sich mit Besuchsergebnissen seiner Gesandten in Nordkorea sehr zufrieden

Zum Auftakt der ersten Sitzung zur Vorbereitung auf das bevorstehende Gipfeltreffen mit Nordkorea sagte Moon am Donnerstag, er hege nun eine größere Hoffnung auf das Treffen mit Nordkoreas Machthaber Kim Jong-un und Fortschritte bei Gesprächen zwischen den USA und Nordkorea zur Denuklearisierung.

07.09.2018 - 04:03 [ Reuters ]

Yemen peace talks on hold as U.N. mediator awaits Houthi team

Two sources in the government delegation told Reuters that they had given the international envoy additional time to noon on Friday to persuade the Houthis to come to the Swiss city.

“By 12 pm if the Houthis don’t leave Sanaa, I think the government delegation will decide to leave (Geneva),” said one.

07.09.2018 - 03:56 [ Pars Today ]

Irans Verteidigungsminister in Peking eingetroffen

Irans Verteidigungsminister und seine Delegation werden während ihres Aufenthalts in China mit dem Chinas Verteidigungsminister und einer Reihe weiterer chinesischen Verantwortlichen aus Politik und Militär über bilaterale Beziehungen sowie die Zusammenarbeit im Verteidigungsbereich sprechen.

07.09.2018 - 02:55 [ The Intercept ]

IBM Used NYPD Surveillance Footage to Develop Technology That Lets Police Search by Skin Color

In the decade after the 9/11 attacks, the New York City Police Department moved to put millions of New Yorkers under constant watch. Warning of terrorism threats, the department created a plan to carpet Manhattan’s downtown streets with thousands of cameras and had, by 2008, centralized its video surveillance operations to a single command center. Two years later, the NYPD announced that the command center, known as the Lower Manhattan Security Coordination Center, had integrated cutting-edge video analytics software into select cameras across the city.

07.09.2018 - 01:28 [ Jason Ditz / Antiwar.com ]

Kim Jong Un Vows Nuclear-Free Korea Ahead of Summit With South

South Korean officials announced on Thursday that a deal has been reached to hold a summit in Pyongyang from September 18-20. The summit is to focus on “practical measures” which could be taken for denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.