North Korea threatens nuclear strike, U.N. expands sanctions
North Korea threatened the United States on Thursday with a preemptive nuclear strike, raising the level of rhetoric as the U.N. Security Council approved new sanctions against the reclusive country.
The White House said North Korea's threats would only lead to Pyongyang's further international isolation and declared that the United States was "fully capable" of defending against any North Korean missile attack.
China's U.N. Ambassador Li Baodong said Beijing wanted to see "full implementation" of the new Security Council resolution, which tightens financial restrictions on Pyongyang and cracks down on its attempts to ship and receive banned cargo....
oooh! You'd better watch out, Ken, John U.K., might point out it happens every 2, 4, and 6 years in the U.S.A.
Interesting short article [URL=http://www.jpost.com/Headlines/Article.aspx?id=306256]]]US intelligence chief 'very concerned' on North Korea[/URL]. By the way I use the Firefox browser so I can clean off most advertisements, and the Jerusalem Post (shame on them!) especially on short articles like this might put some obnoxious ones at the bottom of the article. Just because I can't see them, when I'm not using an Android device doesn't mean they won't pop up in your browser or whatever you're using to look at this article.