Referring to Kim, Trump added: "If he utters one threat. or if he does anything with respect to Guam or any place else that's an American territory or an American ally, he will truly regret it, and he will regret it fast".
He said President Trump was just trying to give the country's people hope when he floated the idea on Friday that the United States would take military action after condemning Venezuelan leader Nicholas Maduro for human rights abuses and calling for him to hold "free and fair elections".
In response, North Korea announced a detailed plan to fire ballistic missiles towards Guam, a USA territory in the Pacific. "We've engaged the world to support that policy", Pompeo told host Chris Wallace.
That was the second missile alleged to be an ICBM to be tested by the regime of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, after on July 4, it carried out a ballistic missile test, and claimed that the rocket was the much coveted intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
Tropical Storm Gert expected to form
It is located about 260 miles east of the southeastern Bahamas and is expected to become a Tropical Storm by this afternoon. With its current forecast track, the only impact to the United States will be some increased surf along the coast.
"He responds to adverse circumstances", he said. Us has sponsored over the Pyongyang nuclear missile weapon programs by Changing the new economic sanction.
In a separate interview on ABC News, Trump's national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, struck a similar tone.
"Our response is we are prepared militarily to deal with this if necessary".
He played down the gravity of Trump's tweet Friday that the US military is "locked and loaded" to respond to North Korea's threats.
"Imports of fuel, food, fertilizers, other various raw materials and daily necessities will drop significantly soon, possibly within a few months", Ri said, highlighting the broad impact the sanctions will likely have on North Korea's overall economy.
China has repeatedly called for dialogue to peacefully resolve the mounting tensions, but its proposal for North Korea to suspend its weapons programs in exchange for the United States and South Korea halting joint military drills has been ignored.
Mr Trump said the U.S. military was "locked and loaded", while Pyongyang has accused him of "driving" the Korean peninsula to the "brink of a nuclear war". "But the goal of capable, ready forces is to preserve peace and prevent war".
Yuvraj dropped, Ashwin, Shami rested for SL ODIs and T20I
Wicket-keeper batsmen Rishabh Pant and Dinesh Karthik have also been dropped from the limited-overs squad that toured West Indies. India , who are now in Sri Lanka, have already sealed the Test series 2-0, with the third Test now being played.
Man accused of beating mother, sister, friend to death
Police say he used that same weapon to attack everyone he saw, including a fourth woman, 29-year-old Candace Murray. He took a framing hammer from the garage, broke into the home and attacked the group of women, according to police.
3 militants, 2 soldiers killed in Shopian encounter
Five soldiers were injured in the gunfight yesterday and had to be evacuated to 92 Base Hospital of the Army for treatment. Internet services have been blocked in Badgam district following the identification of Itoo among the slain militants.
Indian hospital accused of oxygen failure
On reports that oxygen shortage had caused the deaths, he said if it were the case, it would have been a "heinous act". There was panic at the hospital with relatives trying to support staff using manual breathing bags, local media say.