Trump: new threats of the DPRK to the United States will be met with “unprecedented fire and fury”
WASHINGTON, 8 Aug. /TASS/. The President of the United States Donald trump warned the authorities of the DPRK against new threats against the United States, which, according to him, will be met with an unprecedented fire and rage.
“North Korea should no longer propose a threat to the United States. They will be met with fire and fury, which the world has never seen before”, — said the head of the White house reporters on Tuesday. “His [Kim Jong UN] threats go beyond the norm and, as I said, they will be met with fire, fury and simply force the likes of which this world has never seen,” added the head of state.
Earlier, the Washington Post, citing a report of the intelligence services reported that North Korea has managed to produce a nuclear warhead that can be mounted on developed by Pyongyang of the rocket.
According to the intelligence community, the move was for the DPRK another milestone on the way to becoming a full-fledged nuclear power.
A survey conducted last month by the intelligence Department of the Ministry of defense analysis at the disposal of North Korea today can be up to 60 nuclear warheads. However, independent experts, according to the Washington Post, I believe that this figure is somewhat overstated.
The situation on the Korean Peninsula remains extremely tense on the background of active development of the North Korean missile program. In July, the DPRK has twice tested a ballistic missile, which caused a sharp reaction from the United States, Japan and South Korea. Washington has repeatedly said that in relation to the North Korean problem does not exclude any option, including military.