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Pentagon Ready to 'Fight Tonight' as Tensions Between US, North Korea Escalate

13 Августа 2017, 08:07 | Opal Carroll

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reacts during the launch of a long-range strategic ballistic rocket

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reacts during the launch of a long-range strategic ballistic rocket

North Korean workers have held rallies in support of Kim Jong-un's regime as they country continued to rail against fresh United Nations sanctions that cut off $1billion in global trade.

"The relationship between the two Presidents is an extremely close one, and will hopefully lead to a peaceful resolution of the North Korea problem", the White House said.

The Labour leader's intervention comes after China's president warned the USA and North Korea not to exacerbate tensions after Mr Trump said Kim would "truly regret" military action.

Given the fact that all that stands in the way of North Korea conducting such a missile test is final approval from Kim, let's look at facts that most people may not know about the secretive world leader.

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects the long-range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-12 in this undated

"You have this guy [Trump] making bellicose threats against somebody else who has very little to lose over there", Ellison said.

"Our government must not drag our country into any military action over the Korea crisis, including joint exercises. There can be no question of blind loyalty to the erratic and belligerent Trump administration".

"We can not play fast and loose with nuclear weapons and nuclear threats".

Tensions between the United States and North Korea have dramatically escalated in recent days.

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Pyongyang responded by saying it is "carefully examining" a plan to strike the US Pacific territory of Guam with missiles, claiming preparations for the strike could be ready in days.

"He does something in Guam, it will be an event the likes of which nobody has seen before - what will happen in North Korea", Trump told reporters Thursday from his home in Bedminster, New Jersey.

On Thursday, Kim Jong-un threatened to strike waters around the USA base in Guam.

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