Ex-Obama adviser: ‘God save us’ if Kim Jong Un mentions Clinton winning popular vote
The Hill ^ | 09/22/2017 | Max Greenwood
Posted on 9/23/2017, 8:12:26 PM by E. Pluribus Unum
A former foreign policy adviser to President Obama is warning there could be trouble if North Korean leader Kim Jong Un chides President Trump over the fact that he lost the popular vote to Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election.
“God save us if Kim Jong Un makes a comment about Hillary’s popular vote victory,” Ben Rhodes wrote on Twitter Friday.
Trump and North Korea’s leader have been locked for months in a war of words and threats that has prompted concern among foreign leaders who fear Washington and Pyongyang may be hurtling toward a confrontation.
Trump said last month that he would unleash “fire and fury” on North Korea if the country continued to threaten the U.S. and its allies.
Despite crushing sanctions, Pyongyang has continued its weapons testing, launching ballistic missiles over Japan and, earlier this month, detonating what North Korean officials claim was a hydrogen bomb.
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