Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 15km S of Npongge, Indonesia
Khamenei: Our stance against Israel is the same stance we have always taken. Israel is a malignant cancerous tumor in the West Asian region that has to be removed and eradicated: it is possible and it will happen. 7/31/91 GreatReturnMarch
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Newly released images of India's sixth and latest test of the Agni-V IRBM by DRDO, showing successful cold ejection and engine ignition. (And looks like a new airframe livery.)
Indonesian police raid university over suspected Islamic State plot to attack assemblies
Four Pakistani soldiers also wounded in those clashes at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, says Pakistani army
Pakistani forces kill 6 attackers at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border in Bajaur and Qamar Din Qarez (Balochistan), they were targeting Pakistan border fencing teams: Pakistan military statement
China warns U.S. trade benefits hinge on stopping tariffs
Syria's Assad says will visit North Korea, news agency reports
KCNA: Assad: "The Syrian government will as ever fully support all policies and measures of the DPRK leadership and invariably strengthen and develop the friendly ties with the DPRK."
KCNA: Assad: "The world welcomes the remarkable events in the Korean peninsula brought about recently by the outstanding political caliber and wise leadership of HE Kim Jong Un. I am sure that he will achieve the final victory and realize the reunification of Korea without fail."
KCNA: "Bashar Al-Assad, president of the Syrian Arab Republic, received credentials from DPRK Ambassador Mun Jong Nam on May 30he said: I am going to visit the DPRK and meet HE Kim Jong Un."
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 172km SE of Sarangani, Philippines
China warns any agreements with Washington to end trade dispute 'will not take effect' if US tariff hike goes ahead.
KCNA: "Extending the warmest congratulations and comradely greetings to Raul Castro Ruz on his 87th birthday, Kim Jong Unsaid: I am pleased with the fact that under your wise leadership, the Communist Party and people of Cuba have steadily advanced the socialist cause."
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia
KCNA: "Rampant are such bullying acts of burning holy Koran or throwing it into toiletwhich add to the religious abuses committed by the U.S. worldwide. The U.S. has shaken off its mask of 'religious freedom' in Korea, recording hideous crimes related to religion in Korea."
KCNA: "To meet its interests, it branded Islam, one of three religions in the world, as a bellicose oneAs a result, the Mid-east has turned into a region troubled by daily occurrences of disputes among countries, nations, ethnic groups and religious factions."
KCNA: "U.S. rhetoric about 'religious freedom' is aimed to destabilize sovereign states and create pretexts for invasionThe U.S. speaks volumes about 'religious freedom' but historical factsprove it is not entitled to say anything about it."
KCNA: "The U.S. State Department again faulted the DPRK in '2017 International Religious Freedom Report' on May 29. Enumerating 'persecution' of religion and 'arrest and detention' of believers in the DPRK, the report tried to make the 'data' sound plausible."
KCNA: "If the 'Liberal Korea Party' and other conservative forces of south Korea continue to go against the great cause of the nation while making desperate efforts, they will finally find themselves in the abyss of ruin."
KCNA: "The conservative forces, including Hong Jun Phyo who has no elementary national conscience, are seeking to show that they are more important thanthe Panmunjom Declaration, an epoch-making event. This is as foolish an act as a worm dreaming of becoming a dragon."
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 163km SE of Sarangani, Philippines
Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 - 163km SE of Sarangani, Philippines
India - National Investigation Agency arrested a 34-year-old man who was involved in assisting Pakistani militants who carried out the terror attack on Army camp at Nagrota on 29th November 2016.
KCNA: "The Abe group has been anxious about any undesirable change on the peninsula ever since DPRK-U.S. dialogue has become the topic of a talk. A wise man finds his way out on time."
KCNA: "Japan's U-turn makes one think what miserable position Japan is in Why does Japan dislike and oppose the atmosphere of reconciliation and peace in the peninsula?"
KCNA: "When the U.S. announced within 24 hours that the fixed date of the DPRK-U.S. summit remains unchanged, Abe welcomed it, saying that he proactively backs it and that he expects the talks to be held more eagerly than anybody else."
KCNA: "Shortly after hearing the news of the cancellation of dialogue with the DPRK by Washington, Japanese Prime Minister Abe hailed it, saying that he respects and supports it and that he thought that north Korea-U.S. summit was of no significance essentially."
KCNA: "It is truly foolish to curry favor with outsiders and get the power for settling the issue of the north-south tiesThe way for improving the north-south ties desired by the Korean nation, the only just way for national reunification, is the way of national independence."
KCNA: "The Koreans cherish the desire for national reunification as a homogeneous nation that has inherited a single blood vesselIt is the Korean nation that has vital interest in the national reunification andalso the Korean nation which has the capacity for realizing it."
KCNA: "The north and the south should be responsible for consistently implementing the declaration they promised to before all Koreans and the world, no matter how the situation and surrounding circumstances may change."
KCNA: "The Panmunjom declaration is a historic landmark as it indicated the clearest way for re-linking the severed blood vessel of the nation and achieving the national reunification by developing the north-south relations."
KCNA: "The fourth inter-Korean summit, provided by the respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, is an event to be specially recorded in history that will further accelerate the development of the north-south relations and the trend of peace and prosperity in the Korean peninsula."
KCNA: "The south Korean authorities should admit the unheard-of atrocity of the former Park Geun Hye government, severely punish those involved in the case, send our women citizens to their families without delay and thus show the will to improve the inter-Korean relations."
KCNA: "The 'case of group defection of north Korean restaurant workers' in April 2016 was proven to be conspiratorial farce cooked up by the Park Geun Hye government of south Korea, through interviews of the victims and the criminal involved in the case."
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 111km SE of Tezu, India
KCNA: "It is also a political savvy to be able to properly face up to the trend of the times and weigh one's words, if necessary."
KCNA: "We respect the freedom of expression but never tolerate the speech and behavior aimed at wrecking the present trend of peace and straining the situation on the Korean peninsula by misusing the pretext of the freedom."
KCNA: "Now that dialogue between the DPRK and the U.S. is due and a door to lasting peace has opened thanks to the historic courageous decision, the U.S. politicians have to be much prudent about their language."
KCNA: "The reality reminds the international community to feel how deep mistrust and hostility between the DPRK and the U.S. are and how vulnerable the state of dialogue is due to their deep-rooted hostile relations."
KCNA: "The 'global threat' uttered by the said U.S. politician is absurd and the motive behind it is very sinister, tooIt is no more than unseemly remarks running counter to the peaceful trend toward dialogue."
KCNA: "The recent situation on the Korean Peninsula needs more careful and responsible handling of matters. Nevertheless, days ago a U.S. congressman cried out for the 'expansion and increase of sanctions' at a meeting of NATO member states, calling the DPRK a 'global threat'."
Mattis: Issue of US troops in South Korea "is not on the table here in Singapore on the 12th" during Trump-Kim summit
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.