The President of the United States Donald trump asked the President of China XI Jinping to convey to the leadership of North Korea that Washington has armed not only has aircraft carriers, but nuclear submarines. It is stated in the excerpts from an interview with an American leader, published on Wednesday, April 12, the newspaper The Wall Street Journal.
As writes the edition, APR 11, trump called XI Jinping voiced this request during the nearly one-hour telephone conversation.
“We cannot allow North Korea to have nuclear weapons. As long as they have no means of delivery [of such weapons], but they will”, — such opinion was expressed by the President of the United States.
He added that the sending of United States carrier battle group to the Korean Peninsula “means the deterring Pyongyang from further action”.
12 April, an informed source in Russian power structures said “the Tape.ru” that the unfolding off the coast of Korea group of the U.S. Navy included at least one modified submarine type “Ohio” carrying 154 missiles “Tomahawk”. According to him, the nuclear submarine joined the carrier strike, the Union led by the aircraft carrier “Carl Vinson”.
8 April it was reported that the coast of Korea extends carrier strike group the U.S. Navy led by the nuclear aircraft carrier “Carl Vinson”. On 10 April it became known that Washington suddenly turned the ships that were supposed to go to Australian ports, to the coast of South Korea.