Ignoring Trump’s warning that ‘fire and fury’ would befall North Korea, Kim Jong-un has conducted his most provocative ballistic missile test to date
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Donald Trump responded to North Korea’s sixth nuclear test by turning on one of Washington’s closest allies in the region, South Korea, blaming it on Seoul’s policy of “appeasement”.
Pyongyang’s rhetoric and actions leading up to the test have been aimed at the US, however, and detonation of the most powerful nuclear device the regime has built so far reflects the failure of any remaining hope Trump might have had that his own bellicose rhetoric would work as a deterrent.
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