Trump Vows To "Totally Destroy North Korea" If Threatened

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un

North Korea was in the front row for Trump's speech, because the United Nations uses a lottery system to determine seating.

"I am against such threats", Merkel said in an interview with the radio station Deutsche Welle. "This situation is completely unacceptable and we can not stand by and watch", Trump said. "And this is why I am ready - and the foreign minister (Social Democrat Sigmar Gabriel) is ready - to assume my responsibilities".

Administration officials said the risk from North Korea's nuclear weapons program is rising, and underscored that President Donald Trump will confront the looming crisis at the U.N. General Assembly this week. "Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself and for his regime".

"The United States has great strength and patience, but if it is forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea", he said. "It has turned a wealthy country with rich history and culture into an economically depleted rogue state whose chief exports are violence, bloodshed, and chaos", Trump said. They spoke to the fears of the Breitbart crowd that USA collaboration with other nations in a global organization means giving up its sovereignty to foreigners.

The U.S. military has demonstrated this capability through frequent B-1B bomber flights over the Korean Peninsula and joint bombing drills with South Korea in response to North Korean provocations, from shooting missiles over Japan to testing a suspected thermonuclear weapon.

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"It is time for North Korea to realise that its denuclearisation is its only responsible future", Mr Trump said.

Trump confronted Iran's destabilizing behavior in the Middle East, leaving open the possibility that the USA will unilaterally pull out of the multinational nuclear deal with the country - which he deemed an "embarrassment" - and made an appeal to the Iranian people to stand against their government and seize their future. The U.S.is willing and able to take military action, Trump added, but "hopefully this will not be necessary".

Kim Jong Un's regime tells the North Korean people every day that the United States wants to destroy them and their country.

In short, Trump gave a speech that may have shocked the world but could not have surprised a single American who has watched his narcissistic cave-man routine for the past two years. Mr Trump told world leaders that he would not seek to impose U.S. values on the world.

Tuesday's speech comes on top of Trump's previous warnings that Kim will feel the full "fire and fury" of the United States and that the United States was "locked and loaded". He accused Tehran of squandering Iran's wealth by supporting Syrian President Bashar Assad, Lebanon's Hezbollah militia and Yemen's Houthi rebel group. He strongly hinted that his administration would soon back out of the deal with Iran's "murderous regime". He pledged the United States would be "partners in your work" to make the organization a more effective force for world peace. He said he would continue to place America's interests ahead of other countries.

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