Trump: ‘Fire and fury’ warning to North Korea might not have been tough enough…………………………………………….!

Trump: ‘Fire and fury’ warning to North Korea might not have been tough enoughThe Washingtonton Examinter ^ | 08/10/17 | Melissa Quinn Posted on 8/10/2017, 3:24:22 PM by Enlightened1President Trump said Thursday his warning that the U.S. would meet North Korea with “fire and fury” may not have been tough enough.”They’ve been doing this to our country for a long time, for many years, and it’s about time someone stuck for the people of this country and for the people of other countries,” he said in Bedminster, N.J., in response to criticisms of his comments this week, according to a pool report. “If anything, maybe that statement wasn’t tough enough.”The president also urged the rogue regime to “get their act together,” and said the U.S. military backed his statements “100 percent.”Trump issued a stern warning to North Korea on Tuesday, days after the U.N. Security Council voted to sanction Pyongyang.”North Korea best not make any more threats to the United States,” Trump said. “They will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen.”Trump’s comments appeared to be prompted by a statement issued to the state-run Korean Central News Agency, which said “packs of wolves are coming in attack to strangle a nation.”

Congressional Democrats criticized Trump for his comments, but Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Defense James Mattis came to the president’s defense.When asked about Trump’s comments Wednesday, Heather Nauert, spokeswoman for the State Department, said the U.S. was speaking with “one voice” on North Korea. On Thursday, Nauert reiterated that U.S. policy toward North Korea hasn’t changed after Trump’s reiteration.(Excerpt) Read more at washingtonexaminer.com …

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