North Korea missile: US says it will use military force ‘if we must’

The US has said it will use its “considerable military forces” on North Korea “if we must”, following Tuesday’s long-range missile test. US ambassador Nikki Haley said a new resolution would also be tabled against Pyongyang at the United Nations. She described the test as a sharp military escalation and also threatened to use trade…

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Malaysia Airlines plane threat foiled by 'heroes', witness says

A witness has described how passengers tackled a man who allegedly made a false bomb threat on a Malaysia Airlines plane. Flight MH128, bound for Kuala Lumpur, was forced to return to Melbourne after the man tried to enter the cockpit. The flight landed safely and the passenger was arrested, police said, adding it was…

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