Top US Officials Say Talking to North Korea Fruitless, Action Necessary

 

"If called upon, we are ready to respond with rapid, lethal, and overwhelming force at a time and place of our choosing."

 

Senior U.S. officials said Sunday the time for talking about the diplomatic consequences of North Korea’s latest missile test is over, since the danger to international peace that Pyongyang poses is now clear to all nations. In this photo provided by S. Korea Defense Ministry, South Korea’s Hyunmoo II Missile system fire missiles during the combined…

 

* feature photo by Japan Air Self Defense Force, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers fly with a Japan Air Self Defense Force F-2 fighter jet over Japan’s southern island of Kyushu, just south of the Korean Peninsula, during a Japan-U.S. joint exercise Sunday, July 30, 2017.

 



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