Elton Lee Kassel

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Wormholes

It's Too Late To Stop North Korea As A Nuclear State — But Here's What We Can Do

The window to roll back Pyongyang's weapons programs has been closed.<p>BEIJING ― By now, North Korea has successfully conducted its sixth nuclear test ― along with a series of intercontinental ballistic missile tests. At this point in time, it is believed to potentially possess the tools to put it in …

North Korea

Iraqi Army Seizes Kirkuk From Kurds

Baghdad isn't pleased with the region of Kurdistan's emboldened attempts at independence.<p>BAGHDAD, Iraq, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Iraqi government forces captured the Kurdish-held city of Kirkuk on Monday, responding to a Kurdish vote on independence with a bold lightning strike that transforms the …

Middle East

U.S. Strikes ISIS In Yemen For The First Time, Killing Dozens Of Militants

The terror group has claimed responsibility for a series of attacks in the country since 2015.<p>DUBAI (Reuters) - The United States said it launched its first attack on Islamic State’s deadly Yemen branch on Monday with a series of nighttime airstrikes that residents said targeted two villages and …

Middle East

A Newly Assertive C.I.A. Expands Its Taliban Hunt in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON — The C.I.A. is expanding its covert operations in Afghanistan, sending small teams of highly experienced officers and contractors alongside Afghan forces to hunt and kill Taliban militants across the country, according to two senior American officials, the latest sign of the agency’s …

Afghanistan

North Korea is 'mass producing biological weapons' and could unleash smallpox, cholera, plague and anthrax on US troops

<b>KIM Jong-un is feared to be secretly mass producing biological weapons to unleash nightmarish plagues on US troops, a report has found.</b><p>Under the …

North Korea

EXCLUSIVE: US Preparing to Put Nuclear Bombers Back on 24-Hour Alert

If the order comes, the B-52s will return to a ready-to-fly posture not seen since the Cold War.

Cold War