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12 August 2017, 12:26 | Floyd Cook
A U.S. B-1B bomber flies over Korea along with a South Korean F-15K fighter
Guam serves as a major military base for the United States, with U.S. Air Force and Navy installations occupying some 29 percent of the island's total land area.
The U.S. planes, which were created to carry nuclear bombs and later switched to conventional payloads, followed up the drills with Japan with a separate exercise with South Korean Forces, the ASDF said. "Some people think this is another one of the threats by North Korea and are not taking it very seriously", Analista said in a phone interview with DZMM on Thursday morning.
In the USA territory, there's a sense of patriotism among those who cite the island's history of Guam residents serving in the US military.
Malacañang on Thursday said contingency plans are in place in case a crisis hits Guam, the tiny United States territory recently thrust into the middle of the growing tension between the USA and North Korea. Their location in a US territory means its military is just hours from potential flashpoints in the western Pacific.
Guam is home to key military bases and 160,000 Americans. "The B-1s then performed a pass over the Pilsung Range before leaving South Korean airspace and returning to Guam", it added. A huge red, white and blue ribbon is outside the airport terminal.
Apple Removes VPNs From China App Store
The Chinese crackdown on VPNs is not particularly shocking, given the country's well-known isolation from the broader internet. In China , Apple is dealing with a law that's in place and no real legal footing to mount an opposition.
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Flynn had received payments secrets on the part of the Turkish government towards the end of the election campaign of 2016. The White House and Flynn's lawyer, Robert Kelner, did not immediately respond to requests from Reuters for comment.
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The move was revealed in a trading update from the bank, which showed pretax profit rose by 5% in the first-half to $10.2 billion. But on Monday he said that he could stay at the bank until December 2018, if an external candidate is appointed to take over.
White Sox OF Garcia lands on DL after Moncada collision
Abreu's RBI double and back-to-back homers from Matt Davidson and Yolmer Sanchez cut the Blue Jays' lead to 6-5 in the eighth. Both players were down on the field for a while, and Moncada had to be carted off with a knee injury.
TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of rain
The National Weather Service in Pueblo predicted highs of 84 degrees Saturday , 74 degrees Sunday and 67 degrees Monday . Winds will be out of the south at 5-10 miles per hour and there will be a 10 percent chance of showers through the day.
The Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend
If you get some clear skies, though, look up! It happens every year between the middle of June and the start of September. The meteor shower gets the name Perseids because it appears to radiate outward from the constellation Perseus.