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Trump again cites 'military' option against North Korea

13 August 2017, 04:25 | Terri Saunders

The american president Donald Trump reiterated Saturday that the United States was willing to take, if necessary, "military action" against North Korea, during a telephone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, has reported on the White House in a press release.

In a statement Saturday, Macron said the situation "undermines the preservation of worldwide peace" and the North Korean regime "poses a serious threat to the security of its neighbors". "President Trump stated that the United States is ready, along with its allies, to apply the full range of diplomatic, economic, and military measures to achieve that goal", said a readout of the phone call.

President Trump suggested that his earlier warning to North Korea that it would be "met with fire and fury" if it continued to threaten the U.S.

The report quotes Xi as saying: "At present, the relevant parties must maintain restraint and avoid words and deeds that would exacerbate the tension on the Korean Peninsula". On Friday, he tweeted that America's military remains "locked and loaded" in the region.

Soderberg criticizes the president's lack of diplomacy and she personally wishes that the global community increase pressure on North Korea rather than use outright force.

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In response, Japan began on Saturday to deploy its missile defense system Patriot, after threats from Pyongyang.

In a statement, the 39-year-old voiced his "concern at the ballistic and nuclear threat coming from North Korea", saying world leaders needed to work to get Pyongyang to "resume the path of dialogue without conditions".

Asked Friday if the USA was going to war, he said cryptically, "I think you know the answer to that".

Xi Jinping, the leader of North Korea's key ally China, urged Trump on Saturday to avoid rhetoric that could inflame tensions, after the U.S. leader ramped up his warnings to Pyongyang, saying the Stalinist regime would "truly regret" taking hostile action against the United States.

"It is clearly time for all parties to focus on ways to reduce tensions", she said Stephane Dujarric, spokesman for the secretary-general of the united Nations, Antonio Guterres.



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