North Korea Missile Test: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Russia awards North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un a commemorative war medal
Published: May 6, 2020
On May 5, 2020, the Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded the North Korean leader a commemorative war medal. The medal has been awarded to mark the 75th anniversary of victory over Nazi Highlights The award was received by North Korean Foreign Minister Ri-Son-Gwon on behalf of Kim. Kim was awarded with the medal for preserving ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2020
Category: International Current Affairs
Bulletin: US approves Missile Sales to South Korea, Japan
Published: May 20, 2019
The United State recently approved Anti-Ballistic Missile sales to South Korea and Japan. The sale is worth more than $600 million and comes in backdrop of mounting tensions with North Korea. Key Highlights Objective: to support national security and foreign policy objectives of United States (US) by assisting its key allies. This will not alter ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Topics: Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile • AMRAAM • Anti-ballistic missile • Kim Jong-un • North Korea • North Korea Missile Test • SM-2 • Standard Missile-2 • Tactical Guided Weapon • US President Donald Trump • US-Japan • US-North Korea
US calls for new U.N. sanctions against N.Korea
Published: July 6, 2017
The United States has decided to present a draft resolution in the U.N. Security Council aimed at imposing new sanctions on North Korea as it has successfully launched its first intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). Salient Highlights An emergency meeting of the UNSC was called by the United States, Japan and South Korea to agree on a ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2017