Wednesday, 19 December, 2018

Trump claims he 'probably' has a good relationship with N. Korea leader

Trump claims he 'probably' has a good relationship with N. Korea leader Trump claims he 'probably' has a good relationship with N. Korea leader
Patty Aguilar | 13 January, 2018, 01:36

They argue about whose nuclear button is bigger.

President Trump refused to say whether he has spoken directly with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in an interview on Thursday, but said he "probably" has "a very good relationship" with the dictator.

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during the Second Plenum of the 7th Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) at the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang October 8, 2017.

Asked whether he has spoken with the North Korean leader, Trump told the newspaper: "I don't want to comment on it". "I'm not saying I have or haven't".

The administration had been due to hold a Cabinet-level meeting this week to sharpen its economic and military options for dealing with North Korea.

The president has threatened the North with "fire and fury", warning that America is prepared to "totally destroy" North Korea if necessary.

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Advisories are based on information from intelligence agencies, United States embassies and host countries' governments, she said. This stems from the recent update of how the US Department of State shares information with US travellers on January 10th.

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President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Jan. 10, 2018, in Washington . And Pyongyang may hope South Korea could resume desperately needed economic aid at some point.

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He expressed satisfaction that three members of the team who sustained injuries were responding to treatment. They were meant to start the new NPFL season with a home game against Niger Tornadoes on Sunday.

Earlier in January, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. He said the North Korean ruler had succeeded in developing a nuclear warhead capable of hitting any target. Such a strike could be triggered by evidence that North Korea was fueling an ICBM, the official said.

In the Journal interview, Trump suggested his combative tweets are part of a broader strategy.

"That's good for the United States that they can at least start getting back into talks", she said. "President Trump is aware of the consequences".

The new analysis of the Punggye-ri satellite imagery was done by Frank Pabian, Joseph Bermudez Jr. and Jack Liu, the 38 North website said.

The prevailing view at the State Department is that military action is not worth the huge risk, a senior US official said.

"It may be unsafe after the Olympics", the lawmaker said.

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