The U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, paid a 6-day visit to Asia with the hope of pressuring North Korea to put a halt on its nuclear weapon testing. This is not an easy task. For decades, the U.S. has expected China to be the one to influence North Korea, but there is a battle of power between the these three nations forming a complex triangle of power.

On the other hand, Scotland is considering a second attempt to gain independence from the UK as it prepares to leave the European Union. As of now, the vote between leaving and staying is divided amongst the Scottish population. This vote could take place between 2018 and 2019.