Edition: India  
 
> >

Does Trump Already Have A Strategy In Mind Regarding North Korea? Indeed He Does

One News Page Staff Lindsey GrahamLindsey GrahamDonald TrumpDonald Trump
Monday, 7 August 2017 ()

Does Trump Already Have A Strategy In Mind Regarding North Korea? Indeed He Doesby

North Korea – the reclusive state overseen by incumbent leader Kim Jong-Un – continues to court controversy in international media and politics thanks to its decisions to test missiles, to implement controversial human rights practices and, in many cases, to detain foreign nationals as a result of their own divisive legislation. The state also still provides capital punishment – and is consistently brought forward as an example of a nation in need of human rights intervention. However, despite such outcry from overseas, the nation has remained unmoved – and the dynasty in charge has remained so for decades. With Donald Trump having been sworn in as US President earlier this year, it seemed that the US’ relationship with Pyongyang could change – and it has, at least in terms of some of the rhetoric being used.

Trump has previously voiced his concern over the reclusive country, as have Presidents before him – and it has recently emerged that he is keen to take action against Kim Jong Un should there be any threat made to US citizens. Senator Lindsey Graham advised press recently that Trump had spoken to him directly about what he would be willing to do should North Korea continue to progress with missile developments and testing – that the US President would be prepared to enter war with the country should its programs persist.

Mr Graham advised that Trump was keen to assert that Mr Kim would not be allowed to ‘have a missile that could hit America’. “If thousands die, they’re going to die over there. They’re not going to die over here – and (Trump)’s told me that to my face,” the Republican Senator stated. Indeed, a US President’s willingness to defend their country is admirable – but when it comes to the escalating drama surrounding North Korea and their ongoing testing, many are unsure as the best option to take – should this mean war or otherwise.

North Korea has recently put intercontinental ballistic missiles into testing in recent weeks – missiles that could potentially reach the edge of the US, as close as Hawaii – and it’s thought that further development may mean that missiles with a greater reach could arrive in their arsenal in the near future. The US, meanwhile, though not in reaction to Pyongyang, ensured that their own nuclear arsenal was up to scratch.

Where will it all end? No one is sure – but Trump appears to be very clear on where he stands regarding Mr Kim.

24
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: News Video Online - < > Embed

News video: U.S. would like dialogue with North Korea at some point: Tillerson

U.S. would like dialogue with North Korea at some point: Tillerson 01:37

The United States does not seek to topple the government of North Korea and would like to have a dialogue with Pyongyang at some point, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

You Might Like


Other recent news in World

‘What about the alt-left?’ Trump doubles down, blaming ‘both sides’ for CHARLOTTESVILLE violence:In New York on Tuesday, Donald Trump again said there is “blame on both sides” for the weekend’s violence.Backlash against DONALD TRUMP after insistence in 'blame on both sides' for Charlottesville rally
CHARLOTTESVILLE VIOLENCE: After sharp criticism, Donald Trump casts blame on left and right wing extremistsDonald Trump on STEVE BANNON: 'We'll see what happens'
BOTH SIDES to blame for Virginia violence: TrumpNIGERIA violence: Female suicide bombers kill 27
BRITAIN needs another 190k extra care home places by 2035DANIEL CRAIG confirms he'll play James Bond again
LINCOLN MEMORIAL vandalised with profanity in Washington DCEx-KKK leader DAVID DUKE THANKS TRUMP for press conference

Twitter

pic

Rick Fox Does this man have any brain cells still firing? Asking for a friend . https://t.co/OlH1FayncD 4 hours ago

pic

Jan They probably already have. Trump does not listen to anyone. He thinks he is better tan everyone else in the world. https://t.co/XpbjqrR9Gn 6 hours ago

pic

Ross Garlick RT @ThatJoeHalpin: Trump tells us we have to ask ourselves "Where does it stop?" As if we haven't already been asking ourselves that every… 6 hours ago

pic

Condor O'Shea Trump: Now, does anyone have questions about infrastructure? Keeping in mind that I already explained about Neo-Naz… https://t.co/6SgW7QH8Ut 8 hours ago

pic

SaveUS(A) RT @CitizensFedUp: Does Muller already have Trump’s tax returns... Did Mueller obtain them secretly under 26 U.S. Code § 6103...?? https:/… 9 hours ago

pic

Sammie Lenz RT @ThatJoeHalpin: Trump tells us we have to ask ourselves "Where does it stop?" As if we haven't already been asking ourselves that every… 9 hours ago

•More original news reports from newsR
Environmentally friendly: newsR is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 newsR / One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter