After escalating tensions with a missile launch over Japan, North Korea says Guam is their next target as U.S. President Donald Trump says “talking is not the answer.”
The North Korean regime says their launch of a missile over Japan is a prelude to military operations towards Guam – a U.S. territory.
According to North Korea’s propaganda service, the launch was “the first step of the military operation of the (North Korean military) in the Pacific and a meaningful prelude to containing Guam.”
After the missile launch – which has brought tensions to a new level, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that “talking is not the answer,” to the North Korea standoff.
The U.S. has been talking to North Korea, and paying them extortion money, for 25 years. Talking is not the answer!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 30, 2017
Despite Trump’s tweet, U.S. Defence Secretary James Mattis said “We are never out of diplomatic solutions.”