Lee statue in the city. Governor Roy Cooper took to social media Tuesday to speak out against last weekend's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia and offer his suggestions for how best to handle Confederate markers in North Carolina moving forward.
The missile plans were previously announced. North Korea's state news agency KCNA reported earlier in the day that leader Kim Jong Un had examined plans for a launch. "If we stick with our strategic end-state being denuclearization, then we're talking war and limited strikes are not going to take care of the problem if we decide truly we can not live with a nuclear North Korea", Scott Silverstone, a senior fellow with the school's Center on the Future of War , said.
In fact, it's not the first time the Lincoln Memorial has been defaced this year. "A gel-type architectural paint stripper that is safe for use on historic stone", will be used to clean the memorial, the Park Service said in a statement.
Following Trump's vow to unleash " fire and fury " on North Korea, Kim's regime threatened to fire four Hwasong-12 missiles over Japan into waters near Guam, home to United States military bases in the region. Separately, Mr Moon met with the top United States military officer, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford, in Seoul, who said the U.S.
Trump spoke earlier Monday and condemned white supremacist groups like the KKK and neo-Nazis by name; on Saturday, in the wake of the violence in Charlottesville, he took sharp criticism for his initial statement condemning violence "on many sides".
Xi, in his phone conversation with Trump , urged calm. The title of the so-called "301 investigation" that Trump is expected to call for Lighthizer to consider, refers to Section 301 of the U.S. One tour operator targeting wealthier, more adventurous travelers said it was receiving more inquiries in recent weeks over whether it was safe to travel.