rump has taken to Twitter once again to ramp up tensions between the US and North Korea.
Trump tweeted: “The US has been talking to North Korea, and paying them extortion money, for 25 years.
“Talking is not the answer”.
The U.S. has been talking to North Korea, and paying them extortion money, for 25 years. Talking is not the answer!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 30, 2017
A war of words has been taking place since Kim Jong-un fired a missile over Japan on Tuesday
he move was branded “unprecedented” as was North Korea’s first launch of its kind since 2009.
It is feared the missile launch was designed to show the US that they are capable of striking the island of Guam.
Kim Jong-un hailed the launch as the “first step” in his military action in the Pacific.
In a statement released through his state media, North Korea said they would “be fully ready to go into action for decisive battle so as to launch powerful ballistic rockets”.It comes as the US shot down a medium-range missile fired from a warship near Hawaii in a show of force.But experts have cast doubt that US troops could shoot down a missile launched by tubby dictator Kim Jong-un.British Prime Minister Theresa May refused to rule out British troops attacking the hermit kingdom.