Lunes, 22 Octubre, 2018

Rodman says he's going to NKorea to open a door

Irune Rengel | 14 Junio, 2017, 11:21

"We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalised and terrorised by the pariah regime [in North Korea]", Fred and Cindy Warmbier said in a statement to The Associated Press.

An American college student who has been in a coma, according to his parents, while serving a 15-year prison term in North Korea, was released and evacuated Tuesday as the Trump administration revealed a rare exchange with the reclusive country.

"This has been an unimaginable, traumatic year for them", said Sara Kenny, University of Virginia Student Council President, about the Warmbier family.

North Korea has woefully inadequate medical care and it is not clear how North Korean doctors had been caring for Warmbier during more than a year in an unconscious state.

Rodman isn't representing the USA government or serving as President Donald Trump's emissary, Anton said.

After returning to the United States following the 2014 visit, Rodman spent three weeks at a New Jersey-based alcohol rehabilitation center, which he said was not about giving up drinking, but to "decompress from all things" he was going through.

US, NK officials ahead of student's release
Tillerson also said the discussing with Beijing Chinese entities possibly violating North Korea sanctions. North Korea has released USA citizen Otto Warmbier , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has reported.

In April the President said that he would be willing to meet the North Korean despot "under the right circumstance".

Trump told Fox & Friends,"Maybe Dennis is a lot better than what we have", after one of Rodman's trips.

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - Dennis Rodman, the former National Basketball Association bad boy who has palled around with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, flew back to Pyongyang on Tuesday for the first time in Donald Trump's presidency.

There are now three American citizens being held in North Korea.

The US state department said it is aware of his visit.

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson confirmed Tuesday that Otto Warmbier, 22, had been released from prison and would be reunited with his family. His current visit has already been roundly criticized by some for its timing, during high tensions between the USA and North Korea over its weapons programs and recent missile launches.

President Trump Accuses Fired FBI Director James Comey Of Lying Under Oath
Trump insisted on June 9 that he is being truthful and he is "100 percent" willing to testify under oath. Bush. "Who would do that?" "I think he's proven himself to be a liar in all of this".

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is believed to be a big basketball fan and has struck up a friendship with Rodman.

Warmbier was on a New Year's Eve tour in North Korea, en route to Hong Kong, where he was to do a January study-abroad trip.

Even so, Rodman endorsed Trump for president in a tweet in 2015, calling him a "great friend for many years". (Rodman first appeared on the reality television show in 2009).

On Twitter on Tuesday, Mr Rodman said his latest trip was being sponsored by a company that provides digital currency for the marijuana industry.

Mr Rodman endorsed Mr Trump's presidential campaign.

Former NBA player Charles Smith said at the time that he felt remorse for coming to Pyongyang with Rodman because the event was dwarfed by politics and tainted by Rodman's own comments. Ripley also reported that State Department officials were caught off guard Tuesday morning by news of Rodman's travels and called it a "strange coincidence" with talks to free Wambier.

Jeremy Corbyn says Labour in 'permanent campaign mode'
Mr Corbyn told the MPs and peers: "We must remain in permanent campaign mode on a General Election footing". Labour leader tells his MPs they could soon be in government .

Early in the dictatorship of Kim Jong Un, North Korea called on its people to rally behind him and protect him as "human shields". Bae, a Christian missionary, was released in November 2014.


  • Paro nacional de 24 horas en la educación pública por Rendición — URUGUAY

    Paro nacional de 24 horas en la educación pública por Rendición — URUGUAY

    La voluntad de los trabajadores es que ese encuentro no se concrete más allá del 15 de junio. Se concentrarán sobre las 13 horas frente a la sede del Ministerio de Economía.

    Otto Warmbier, jailed USA student, freed by North Korea

    North Korea repatriated a sick US citizen it had held captive for 17 months, and Dennis Rodman arrived with fanfare in Pyongyang. A 2009 visit by former President Bill Clinton secured the freedom of American journalists Euna Lee and Laura Ling.

    DPRK-detained American returns home in coma

    Fowle left a Bible in a local club hoping a North Korean would find it, which is considered a criminal offense in North Korea. The official, who was not authorized to publicly discuss intelligence and spoke anonymously, said there were concerns that Mr.
  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges swift Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

    Former Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg, who was Deputy PM under David Cameron at the time, lost his seat in Parliament last night. The turnout in the election is estimated at around 68.7 per cent - up 2 per cent on the last general election.
    Suspected N.Korea drone photographed US missile defence site

    Suspected N.Korea drone photographed US missile defence site

    South Korea has repeatedly accused the North of flying suspected spy drones across the tense border. Many see it as an unnecessary provocation of China, Russia, and North Korea.

    Jeff Sessions Dodges Trump Questions, Angering Democrats

    The post Sessions brands Russian Federation collusion claims a "detestable lie" appeared first on The Independent Uganda :. Democratic Senator Ron Wyden told Sessions, "I believe the American people have had it with stonewalling".
  • Golden State Warriors unanimously decline to visit White House, Donald Trump

    Last night, Wanda made yet another appearance as her son accepted an even more impressive MVP award, this one for the NBA Finals. Newly minted Warriors star Kevin Durant , who scored 39 points in the game, was named the Finals most valuable player (MVP).

    Treat it as big opportunity rather than big match:Bangla coach

    Against the Kiwis in Cardiff last week, Bangladesh raced to 268-5 from a tottering 33-4 to eliminate Kane Williamson's team.
    PlayStation 4 exclusive Spider-Man coming in 2018

    PlayStation 4 exclusive Spider-Man coming in 2018

    Announced at tonight's Sony E3 Press Conference, it appears that Shadow of the Colossus is getting a remake for the PS4. When he was spotted, the web-head then took to fighting the enemies in combat reminiscent of the Batman: Arkham games.
  • Haley: 'President Trump believes the climate is changing'

    Haley: 'President Trump believes the climate is changing'

    The United States had already become the leader in cutting Carbon dioxide emissions while still leading in oil & gas production. He repeatedly has said the Paris deal will "make the planet great again", a play on Trump's campaign slogan.

    North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma

    A North Korean foreign ministry official confirmed that Mr Warmbier had been released and had left the country on Tuesday morning. Officials involving with securing Warmbier's release told The Washington Post that Rodman had nothing to do with it.

    Esure Group PLC's (ESUR) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

    The Established Markets includes Benelux, Canada, Denmark, France, Ireland, Norway and Switzerland. The stock of Vitec Group plc (LON:VTC) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, April 5 by Peel Hunt.

Pictures of US missile site in South Korea found on downed drone Pictures of US missile site in South Korea found on downed drone Equipped with a digital camera made by the Japanese company Sony , the device looked bigger than the previous drone, the JCS said. Security Council and threats of military action by the USA , which backs South Korea and regional ally Japan.

"Los goles van a venir" — Ángelo Sagal En suelo azteca compartirá camarín con Edson Puch , que dejó el Necaxa y también será refuerzo del equipo que adiestra el uruguayo Diego Alonso.

Trump's cryptic tweet 'covfefe' #1 trend on Twitter Trump's cryptic tweet 'covfefe' #1 trend on Twitter Talk show host Jimmy Kimmel tweeted: "What makes me saddest is that I know I'll never write anything funnier than #covfefe ". The president also made light of the subject when he tweeted: "Who can figure out the true meaning of "covfefe"??? ".

Golden State Warriors take NBA title Despite being on the losing side, James was one of the stars of the Finals, scoring 41 points in Monday's game. They have an aging core, most of whom are free agents or can opt-out and become free agents this summer.

Cyclone Mora claims 7 lives in Bangladesh Cyclone Mora claims 7 lives in Bangladesh Schools and government offices are being used to shelter people, and residents of hilly areas are also being urged to evacuate . With wind speeds of over 100 km per hour, the severe cyclonic storm hit the Chittagong-Cox's Bazar coast at 6am on Tuesday.

Stoke City keen to sign Hull City defender Josh Tymon? Stoke City keen to sign Hull City defender Josh Tymon? Josh Tymon is a product of the Tigers' academy setup and has progressed rapidly to be a regular part in the first-team. Silva left Hull when they were relegated and is looking to poach a number of players, including the young left back.

Aprueban recuento total de votos en Nayarit Aprueban recuento total de votos en Nayarit Durante la sesión especial permanente se acordó que por ley se realice el recuento total de votos, debido a que dentro de la misma se establece que cuando existan inconsistencias en más del 20 por ciento de las casillas electorales instaladas se procederá al recuento total de la votación.

Jack Nicklaus on Tiger Woods' latest trouble: He needs our help Although the 41-year-old tested negative for alcohol, he told police he was taking a mix of prescribed medication. Golf great Tiger Woods wants his fans to know that alcohol was not a factor in his arrest on Monday.

Theresa May is forming a minority government - here's what that actually means May had also said she was ready to walk away from the Brexit negotiations without a deal, rather than signing up to a "bad deal". May, who is the second female Prime Minister for the United Kingdom after Margaret Thatcher, didn't win elections in 2016.

PGR confirma detención de exgobernador Roberto Borge en Panamá Borge fue detenido gracias a labores de elementos de la Agencia de Investigación Criminal, adscritos a la Interpol México en coordinación con agentes de la Interpol Panamá .

PlayStation 4 reaches 60.4 million sold worldwide PlayStation 4 reaches 60.4 million sold worldwide Finally we have two games announced in the past few weeks: Tiny Trax from Futurlab is on display as is on-rails shooter Archangel. Those eagerly awaiting to start playing the game, will have to wait at least till the first quarter of 2018 for its release .

Columnist Kirsten Powers: 'How was Sen. Harris hysterical?' If only this tweet would get old, but nope still relevant because the white dudes keep interrupting Senator Kamala Harris . Before Sessions could answer, McCain interceded.

Warriors Win Title, LeBron Contemplates Future In all five games, GSW forward was demolishing the Cavs averaging 35.2 points per game, 8.4 rebounds, 5.4 assists and 1.6 blocks. For the next several months, Dub Nation will only grow stronger while the attacks on LeBron James' legacy only grow louder.

Heinrich: Sessions' testimony shows 'concerted effort' to obstruct investigation Heinrich: Sessions' testimony shows 'concerted effort' to obstruct investigation Sessions said he "racked my brain" and had no meeting with any Russian in his capacity as a Trump campaign adviser. Trump watched Sessions testify aboard Air Force One during about 90-minute flight to Milwaukee, an aide told CNN.

Betting tips on a draw in football Betting tips on a draw in football They are fighting, especially in spring and summer, motivated teams- those who want to get into European Cups or avoid relegation. For an expert, it is a reason to ensure a stable income with the competent rates combined with rational management of the bank.