North Korea Leader Warns US of Reality of its Nuclear Program
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says the United States must realize that the North's nuclear program is a reality. In his annual New Year's address Monday, Kim warned that he has a nuclear button on his desk. "The entire area of the U.S. mainland is within our nuclear strike range," Kim said. "The United States can never start a war against me and our country." The North Korean leader said his country "can cope with any kind of nuclear threats from the U.S. and has a strong nuclear deterrence that is able to prevent the U.S. from playing with fire." "The U.S.," he said, "must realize this is not blackmail, but reality." Kim's annual New Year's address is widely considered to be an indication of his direction and priorities for the upcoming year. Last year, Kim and U.S. President Donald Trump engaged in a series of escalating verbal exchanges,... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline article, North Korea Leader Warns US of Reality of its Nuclear Program, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give 'Phuket Hotel Deals' a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you visit 'VOA NEWS'. Thank you
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