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Donald Trump ready to use ‘full range of capabilities’ against North Korea, says US ambassador

Robert Wood says tackling Pyongyang threat is US President’s ‘top priority’, Independent 22 Aug 17 , Ben Kentish   @BenKentish 

Donald Trump is ready to use the “full range of US capabilities” in response to North Korea, according to a US envoy.

Robert Wood, the country’s disarmament ambassador, said responding to missile tests by Kim Jong-un‘s regime was Mr Trump’s “top priority”.

It comes amid mounting tensions between the two states after the secretive communist state carried out several intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) tests, prompting fears that parts of the US could now be within range of a nuclear strike……http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/donald-trump-north-korea-nuclear-weapons-full-range-us-ambassador-war-military-action-robert-wood-a7906521.html

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August 23, 2017 - Posted by | politics international, USA

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