North Korea’s leader called President Donald Trump “a frightened dog” and a “gangster fond of playing with fire” in an official statement released Thursday. Kim Jong Un responded to Trump’s United Nations speech in a dispatch written in the first person. South Korea’s government said it was the first such direct address to the world by any North Korean leader. “Far from making remarks of any persuasive power that can be viewed to be helpful to defusing tension, he made unprecedented rude nonsense one has never heard from any of his predecessors,” Kim said. “A frightened dog barks louder.” Hours later, North Korea’s foreign minister reportedly said his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean to fulfill Kim’s vow to take the “highest-level” action against the United States. North Korea’s Kim Jong Un calls Trump ‘mentally deranged US dotard’ Sept. 22, 2017 02:48 Trump hit back Friday morning on Twitter. “Kim Jong Un of North Korea, who is obviously a madman who doesn’t mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before!” he wrote. Trump, during his speech on the U.N. floor on Tuesday, threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea if the United States… Read full this story
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