Post Tagged with: "South Korea"

September 20, 2011 14:32

Sen. McConnell chastises Obama and unions for holding up Free Trade Agreements

Obama has implied that the FTA’s are held up by the GOP but its the unions demanding another half billion in funding for Trade Adjustment Assistance which pays unions for claims that jobs were lost to overseas companies. Solyndra employees are filing for over $14 million in assistance even though the failure of Solyndra has nothing to do with foreign competition. Senator McConnell says that American jobs are more important than Obama appeasing his union allies.

February 14, 2011 07:54

More warming? South Korea chaos after ‘heaviest’ snowfall

The heaviest snowfall in more than a century on South Korea’s east coast is causing widespread chaos.

December 17, 2010 07:55

North Korea threatens nuclear war beyond South Korea

“If war breaks out, it will lead to nuclear warfare and not be limited to the Korean peninsula,” it said in a posting dated Thursday.

December 16, 2010 06:11

GOP House Will Link Colombia and South Korea Trade Deals

Republican congressional leaders say they will use a new trade deal with South Korea that President Obama wants to pass, as leverage to move a long-delayed agreement with Colombia.

November 27, 2010 11:24

Give South Korea nukes?

Charles Krauthammer says its time to offer South Korea and Japan nuclear weapons.

November 24, 2010 06:10

Foreign relations fiascos

John Bolton on the Korean military conflict and the embarrassing revelation that the Afghan Taliban negotiator was a fraud.

November 23, 2010 05:24

North and South Korea fire artillery shells

North and South Korea fire artillery shells across their tense western sea border, in one of the most serious clashes since the Korean War in the 1950s.

November 15, 2010 17:07

President Obama “Strikes Out” in Trip Around the World

This coming immediately after the elections in which the Democratic Party lost control of the House of Representatives and its majority in the Senate was reduced considerably, painted a vivid portrait of an administration in trouble.

August 16, 2010 04:33

North Korea threatens ‘severest punishment’

“The military counteraction of (North Korea) will be the severest punishment no one has ever met in the world,” he said.

July 23, 2010 04:36

North Korea vows ‘physical response’ to US exercise

North Korea has promised a “physical response” to joint US-South Korean military exercises this weekend. The comments came as Asian foreign ministers met in Vietnam for a regional security forum.