Bitcoin hits all time high of over $23,000 dollars

Bitcoin has hit another all-time high of more than $AUD23,000 on Friday night, up 9 percent on the day. The cryptocurrency’s meteoric rises, up more than 1700 percent from the start of the year, have led to some experts warning that the bubble may burst soon. Andrew Bailey, head of the Financial Conduct Authority in…

U.S. “Ready to Talk” to North Korea Without Preconditions: Tillerson

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the US is “ready to talk anytime” with North Korea without preconditions, walking away from a key demand that Pyongyang must give up its nuclear arsenal before negotiations. Mr Tillerson claimed the U.S. “simply cannot accept a nuclear armed North Korea, but appeared to soften the U.S.’s stance…

North Korea Launches New Missile in U.S. Range

North Korea has fired an unidentified ballistic missile containing a “super-large heavy warhead” capable of reaching the United States (U.S.). The country’s state media made the announcement on Wednesday, hours after leader Kim Jong Un ordered the launch of the Hwasong-15 missile for 3 a.m. State news agency KCNA called it “the most powerful ICBM”…

Trump Warns Kim Jong Un of “Grave Danger” Over Missile, Weapons Program

United States President has issued further warnings to North Korea over its nuclear weapons program, telling him his weapons “are not making you safer, they are putting your regime in grave danger.” Mr Trump said to South Korean lawmakers on Wednesday Kim Jong Un’s regime has “interpreted America’s past restraint as weakness” claiming it “would…

Trump heads to Japan to meet with Abe, discuss North Korea

US President Donald Trump is set to visit Japan and meet with Japanese President Shinzo Abe as the first part of his five-nation visit to Asia. The trip aims to present a united front with the US and its Asian allies in the region, including Japan and South Korea, against North Korea in the face…

North Korea Warns to Take It’s Hydrogen Bomb Threat “Literally”

A senior North Korean official has warned the world it needs to take his country’s threat to test a nuclear weapon above ground “literally”. Official Ri Yong Pil told CNN in Pyongyang that the threat made last month by North Korea’s foreign minister should not be dismissed, claiming the country has “always brought its words…

Trump refuses to certify Iran deal

US President Donald Trump has refused to certify that Tehran is complying with the Iran deal in a move that has been expected for weeks. He announced the new strategy in a speech saying the US will take a stronger stance to ensure that Iran never acquires nuclear weaponry. “Our policy is based on a…

Reports Of North Korea moving missiles

South Korea’s Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) has reported that several North Korean missiles have been seen getting moved from a rock facility in Pyongyang. The report, which cites an unnamed intelligence source, said South Korean and US intelligence officials have detected the missiles being moved away from the Missile Research and Development Facility at Sanum-dong…

South Korea preparing for more North Korean missile tests

South Korea is preparing for North Korea to conduct more missile tests, with the north celebrating its foundation day this weekend. North Korea held a missile test last year on its September 9th anniversary, and South Korea has warned that it expects another missile test despite UN sanctions. There are reports that solar storms may…