Trump: "There's A Chance We Could Have A Major, Major Conflict With North Korea."

politics
April 27, 2017

On Thursday, President Trump had a 42-minute interview right before his 100th day in office. 

He was asked about the nuclear and missile programs of North Korea. He responded saying, "There's a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea, absolutely."

Trump said he wanted to resolve these conflicts in a peaceful manner by providing multiple economic restrictions, while still keeping the option of military assistance as a possibility.

"We'd love to solve things diplomatically but it's very difficult," he said.

 

President Trump also mentioned in his interview that he wants South Korea to pay the cost of the anti-missile defense system because of a large trade deficit with Seoul.

When President Trump was asked when he would announce his intention to renegotiate the trade pact with South Korea, Trump said: “Very soon. I’m announcing it now.”

Read more about the interview, including other topics such as: the fight against the Islamic state, missing his old life, the Chinese president, trade deals, and more here

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