US Vice President warns N. Korea

Monday, 17 April 2017 - 12:07

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US Vice President Mike Pence has declared "all options are on the table" in dealing with North Korea, the day after the rogue state's latest failed missile test.

Pence told reporters near the Demilitarised Zone, separating North and South Korea, the US has lost patience with the unwillingness of the North Korean regime to move toward ridding itself of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.

He said US President Donald Trump is hopeful China will use their "extraordinary levers" to pressure the North to abandon their weapons



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