Verbal escalation continues between
Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. The North Korea a “perverse dictatorship”, “can not blackmail the world”, warned the US president during a speech Wednesday, November 15, returning from an Asian tour 12 days. Donald Trump also promised to put “maximum pressure” on Pyongyang, and announced that China would exert “economic pressure” on North Korea, a country that Chinese President Xi Jinping considers “a great threat,” a- he specified.
Through this trip, “we have asked all nations to support our campaign of maximum pressure for North Korean denuclearization, “ continued the US president.
“He’s just a hideous criminal”
At the end of his Asian tour, in Hanoi, Donald Trump had already provoked the North Korean leader on his weight and size. “Why would Kim Jong-un insult me by calling me ‘old’ when I will never treat him ‘little fat’?” he had said on Twitter.
North Korean media said the US president deserved the death sentence for insulting Kim Jong-un and accused him of cowardice for giving up on the inter-Korean border.
The “worst crime for which he can never be pardoned is that he dared to undermine the dignity of the supreme leadership in a harmful way, “ writes the North Korean newspaper Rodong Sinmun. “He must know that he is only a hideous criminal sentenced to death by the Korean people.”