Seoul's Defense Ministry later confirmed the deployment, but stated the launchers will only stay permanently in South Korea if the system passes a thorough environmental impact examination. The anniversary, which marks the 1948 establishment of the North's communist government, comes about a week after it carried out its sixth nuclear test and claimed the device was a hydrogen bomb created to fit on an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the United States.
In addition, a state of emergency has been declared for the whole of Florida by both state Gov. Rick Scott and President Trump. According to the National Hurricane Center, that specific type of warning "indicates there is a danger of life-threatening inundation from rising water moving inland from the shoreline somewhere within the specified area, generally within 36 hours".
Mar-a-Lago was already closed, even before Irma approached. As a result, mandatory evacuation orders have already been issued for Florida Keys and swaths of southern and coastal Florida, since Irma is the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decade, classified as a Category 5 storm with winds reaching 185mph.
The 316-90 vote would refill depleted emergency accounts as Florida braces for the impact of Hurricane Irma this weekend and Texas picks up the pieces after the devastation of Storm Harvey . "His last words, and I quote, was, 'Vote for the debt ceiling for me, ' " said Rep. Mark Walker, R-N.C., who leads a group of conservative members.
Then, shortly thereafter, they revealed the incident was over with, thankfully, no injuries. Columbus Police identified the suspect as Adan Abdullahi, 18.
An estimated 125 000 Rohingya Muslims , roughly 4% of Myanmar's population, have been forced to flee to Bangladesh since military operations were launched in the northern parts of Rakhine in the middle of August to find militants who allegedly raided police border posts, AFP reported.