Tensions between the USA and North Korea spiked once again last week when American student Otto Warmbier, who was serving a hard labour sentence in Pyongyang for allegedly stealing a propaganda sign, died shortly after returning home in a coma.
North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that the United States believes could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, a USA official told Reuters on Thursday.
A second United States official also confirmed the test but did not provide additional details on the type of rocket component that was being tested or whether it fit into the ICBM program.
The rocket test was allegedly conducted on Wednesday at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station, where similar tests of the rocket technology took place on three occasions in March. In September 2016, Pyongyang carried out another nuclear test, while more than 20 missiles were test-fired during the year.
The US has also ramped up its military presence in the region, conducting drills with Japan as well as South Korea, and is installing a controversial missile defence system in Seoul, known as Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence system (Thaad).
Moon's office did not disclose the details of the missile being tested, but South Korea has been working to develop ballistic missiles with a range of 800 km (500 miles), a voluntary cap under an agreement with the United States. Intercontinental ballistic missiles have a minimum range of about 5,500km but some are created to travel 10,000km or farther.
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Alito also said trademarks are not immune from First Amendment protection as part of a government program or subsidy. Snyder has repeatedly insisted he will not change the team's name despite continuing objections by Native Americans.
Title-holders India were set a target of 339 to win the Champions Trophy final against arch-rivals Pakistan at The Oval on Sunday. Fast bowler Mohammad Amir has recovered fully from back spasm and has been recalled in the playing XI in place of Ruman Raees.
Critics of the rapprochement said Obama was giving too much away without extracting concessions from the Cuban government . Last year, Obama traveled to Cuba, becoming the first USA president in almost a century to visit the island.
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The Twitter attacks came as vice president Mike Pence hired a personal lawyer to represent him in the intensifying investigation. Mueller, who was at the helm of the Federal Bureau of Investigation during the September 11 attacks , as special counsel.
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