N.Korea lashes back after Trump's latest warning

13 August, 2017, 04:39 | Author: Pamela Mathis
  • Trump's mix of threats and secret talks with North Korea are 'coercive diplomacy 101'

President Trump, in contrast, Savage said, responded to Kim's threat to fire missiles that would strike near the USA territory of Guam with a warning that North Korea would be met with "fire and fury like the world has never seen".

"You have this guy making bellicose threats against somebody else who has very little to lose over there", Ellison said, according to the Post.

The comments came after Trump unleashed a slew of fresh threats against North Korea on Friday, declaring the USA military "locked and loaded". "It's tailor-made for somebody to misuse".

"I will tell you this, North Korea better get their act together or they're going to be in trouble like few nations ever have been in trouble in this world", Trump said.

Tillerson says NKorea must halt launches to talk
China urged North Korea to stop conducting missile and nuclear tests because it provokes the "international community's goodwill". She hailed the resolution as the "single largest economic sanctions package ever leveled against the North Korean regime".


Pentagon officials told Fox News on Friday that the U.S. military stands ready to "fight tonight" on the Korean Peninsula, as President Trump said the U.S.is "locked and loaded" and retweeted images from U.S. Pacific Command showing B-1B Lancer bombers on Guam.

Kim Jong Un thinks "the nuclear weapons will prevent USA from getting involved", Sun said. "Mother of dragons, Kim Jong-un, Donald Trump". "What we need is someone bringing calm to the situation, not spiking it".

Washington and Pyongyang have been engaged in an escalating war of words since Wednesday when Trump warned of "fire and fury like the world has never seen" if the North continues escalating its nuclear threat.

The crisis blew up following the disclosure that USA intelligence analysts had concluded North Korean scientists had developed a nuclear warhead small enough to fit on a ballistic missile.

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