Democrat walks back comment that Kim Jong-un 'more responsible' than Trump

Cheryl Sanders
August 13, 2017

A US B-1B Lancer bomber is stationed at the Anderson Airforce Base in Guam.

However, the tweet did not seem to have gone down well with several Twitter users, including actor Kal Penn, who quoted the tweet asking if Trump's Twitter account could be suspended for "threatening violence" against North Korea?

The International Olympic Committee should offer the 2026 Winter Olympic Games to North Korea.

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Of all the issues that the United States should be focusing on in Asia and Africa, the focus has been put on North Korea, a tiny blip in the global order that has managed to get under America's egotistical skin.

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"It needs to ask the usa to respect its efforts to reconnect the inter-Korean dialogue channel while staying alert toward the North's provocations at the same time". This is what Trump does all the time.

But legal experts in the USA told the news outlet that the situation is "complicated", suggesting that North Korea's current threats do not necessarily meet all the requirements that justify the U.S. making a pre-emptive attack in self-defense.

On Thursday, Defense Secretary James Mattis said the military is ready to counter the threat from North Korea, but also said the effort is being "diplomatically led".


During an appearance at the Netroots Nation conference in Atlanta Friday, Ellison addressed the recent exchange of inflammatory rhetoric between Trump and North Korea, saying North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was acting more responsibly than the USA president.

The column says many outlets omitted the second half of North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho's refusal to negotiation, which said "unless the hostile policy and nuclear threat of the US against the D.P.R.K. are fundamentally eliminated".


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