Firefighters have managed to extinguish a massive fire that broke out at state-run PetroChina’s 410,000-bpd refinery earlier this week, narrowly avoiding a halt in oil processing operations. The.. OilPrice.com
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria's army and its allies have encircled an Islamic State (IS) pocket in central Syria after a series of advances in the desert region, state media, a Hezbollah military media unit.. Reuters
The island of Guam is ensnared in a heated exchange of threatening rhetoric between the United States and North Korea. Authorities have expressed concern that the current US-North Korea hostile.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
North Korean state-run media reports leader Kim Jong Un was apparently presented with the plans to launch four ballistic missiles toward the island of Guam, but he decided to hold off for now. South.. Source: CBS News -
North Korea appears to be stepping down from its threats to attack Guam. North Korea state media reports say that Kim Jong Un has opted "not to fire missiles at this time." Anthony Ruggiero, a senior.. Source: CBS News -
Kim Jong-un’s decision to step back from the brink has been welcomed as a sign of easing tensions in the crisis over North Korea. Pyongyang won’t fire missiles towards the US Pacific territory of.. Source: Euronews English -
BEIJING (Reuters) - A fire that broke out on Thursday at state oil major PetroChina's plant in northeastern China, one of the country's largest refineries, has been put out with no reported casualties,.. Reuters
Gold and other safe haven assets retreated this morning as the threat of a nuclear stand-off between North Korea and the US eased.
Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea, said he would wait to.. City A.M.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian government forces seized full control of the last major town in Homs province held by Islamic State, Syrian state media reported on Saturday, as the army and its allies press.. Reuters
North Korea has outlined plans to launch a missile strike near the US island of Guam in the coming days.
The coutry said its army will be ready to carry out plans to fire four intermediate-range.. City A.M.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China has sent an "unbreakable" code from a satellite to the Earth, marking the first time space-to-ground quantum key distribution technology has been realized, state media said on.. Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's propaganda chief on Wednesday visited government workers holidaying at the resort of Beidaihe, state media said, in the first hint that an annual conclave there of senior.. Reuters
Tensions between the US and North Korea hit new highs overnight after US President Donald Trump said he would retaliate to any escalation with "fire and fury".
The North Koreans have responded by.. City A.M.