North Korea continues to launch missiles, develop its nuclear weapons program, and engage in threatening rhetoric and behavior.Read more here.
'We stand with our peace-loving Republic of Korea ally to maintain stability on the peninsula and in the region,' he added.
'America's commitments to defending our allies and to upholding our extended deterrence guarantees remain ironclad: Any attack on the United States, or our allies, will be defeated, and any use of nuclear weapons would be met with a response that would be effective and overwhelming.'
Friday, February 03, 2017
No more milquetoast!
Secretary of Defense James Mattis met with leaders of South Korea, and addressed these comments to the Dictator of North Korea: