Nuclear war could start at any moment, said the DPRK
Nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles needed to Pyongyang for self-defense, and the DPRK will not abandon them until the threat from the United States, said zampolpreda North Korea at the United Nations.
UN, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti. The DPRK supports the idea of a total ban of nuclear weapons, but intends to keep its Arsenal until they have United States, said the Deputy permanent representative of North Korea at the United Nations Kim In Ryong, adding that nuclear war “could break out any moment.”
Speaking at a meeting of the Committee of the UN General Assembly on disarmament, the diplomat expressed support accepted in July of the Convention on the complete prohibition of nuclear weapons, and stated that the document is the Washington.
The DPRK has consistently supported the complete destruction of nuclear weapons and efforts to denuclearize the entire world. However, while the U.S., which persistently threatened and blackmailed the DPRK with nuclear weapons, deny the Treaty to ban nuclear weapons, North Korea will not join the agreement.Kim In Resumetimer permanent representative of North Korea at the United Nations
The presence of Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles, according to the diplomat, “is justified as self-defense”. “No country in the world has undergone such an extreme and direct nuclear threat from the US for such a long time”, — said the representative of the DPRK. “The situation on the Korean Peninsula, which attracted the attention of the whole world, has reached a critical point, nuclear war could begin at any moment”, — he added.