Pyongyang launched what South Korean officials called a Scud-type missile on Monday. It flew 280 miles before falling into waters near Japan.
“When I arrived, I could feel how large the gap was,” said Mr. Guo of the difference in care.
His arrest, announced on Friday, marks the first time the Chinese authorities have charged someone from Taiwan with subversion. Many people in Taiwan fear it w
Troops have so far cleared just half of Marawi of militants from the Abu Sayyaf and Maute groups, but the insurgents have broken up into small groups and proved elusive, said Zia Alonto Adiong, a spokesman for the Lanao del Sur provincial government. The military’s inability to drive out the rebels has become a major challenge for the government of President Rodrigo Duterte, who declared martial law in the region last week in vowing to quash the insurgents.
Atop its main building, large red characters praise “General Kim Jong-un,” the country’s provocative young leader. At the front of lecture halls hang smi
“When I come to work, the first thing I do is recite a verse of the Quran at his grave,” said Jan Agha, the headmaster of the seminary, in Parwan Province.
President Moon Jae-in of South Korea called a security council meeting for later Monday morning to discuss the missile launch, coming a week after the North last tested a ballistic missile, and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan condemned the launch as a provocation.
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He flung the letter to the floor and just like that, Ms. Khan’s seven-year marriage was over.
The government’s vacillation over the statue of a blindfolded woman holding scales of justice shows the pressure it faces from the Islamist group, Hefazat-e-Islam, which has become bolder and more demanding.