The US plan is to militarily board North Korean ships, and officials are conceding that’s almost certainly a recipe for military confrontation.
Documents show Egypt objected to UN ‘terrorism’ designation, in move described as classic case of denial by Riyadh and its allies.
Documents revealed that the UN Security Council’s handling of the terrorism sanctions list back in February attempted to add four more ISIS affiliates to the list, affiliates from Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Libya, and Pakistan. Ultimately, only the last three affiliates were added, and the matter was hushed up. The