August 29, 2017
President Donald Trump blasted North Korea as a ‘threat to the entire world,’ following its latest provocation – a ballistic missile launch over Japan today.
In a return to the saber-rattling of the last flare up with North Korea, Trump is warning that ‘all options are on the table’ – an obvious reference to U.S. military might.
His tough words came as North Korea’s latest launch, this time of a missile over Japan’s northern island, terrified Japanese citizens and caused a sudden drop in financial markets.
Weeks ago, Trump had warned that North Korea would face ‘fire and fury’ if it issued threats to the U.S.
The U.S. led an effort for new sanctions against the rogue regime that were approved by the UN Security Council.
In a White House statement, U.S. President Donald Trump said North Korea had made its contempt for all UN nations ‘loud and clear’.
This article was posted: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 8:52 am