SBN – Piggybacking on his tough talk about North Korea’s nuclear threats Thursdsay, President Trump tweeted this morning, that “military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely. Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path.” Meantime, in a statement, North Korea says it’s Trump who is “driving the situation to the brink of a nuclear war.” And, Trump raises eyebrows with more praise of Vladimir Putin.
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Meantime, China warns North Korea, if it strikes Guam (a U.S. territory) first, they’re on they’re own; while vowing to defend it’s Asian ally should the U.S. strike first, according to the Global Times, a daily Chinese newspaper controlled by the Communist Party.
“If the U.S. and South Korea carry out strikes and try to overthrow the North Korean regime, and change the political pattern of the Korean Peninsula, China will prevent them from doing so.”
In response to the president’s tweet this morning, U.S. military officials were quick to say this morning, that preparations have been “at the ready” against North Korea for quite some time.
Military solutions are now fully in place,locked and loaded,should North Korea act unwisely. Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 11, 2017
— U.S. Pacific Command (@PacificCommand) August 11, 2017