Republican Senator John McCain criticized statements by U.S. President Donald trump, who “fire and fury” has promised to respond to any provocations by North Korea. The politician advised the American leader is not to make threats against Pyongyang, if he is not ready to implement them.
“The most outstanding leaders from those whom I have seen, has not made threats until he was ready to act, and I’m not sure President trump is ready to act,” McCain said in an interview with American radio station KTAR.
In addition, McCain has expressed the opinion that North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN, though “crazy”, however, according to the Republican, he is not ready for war.
Earlier, Donald trump urged the authorities of North Korea to refrain from new threats against the US, otherwise they will be met with “fire and fury”. In a similar vein, expressed the assistant to the us President Sebastian Gorka. He said that Americans should not succumb to the blackmail of the North Korean regime. According to the Slides, compared with the US, North Korea — “midget nation”, all the threats of which is nothing more than bragging.
We will remind, on 5 August the UN Security Council voted for a resolution expanding sanctions against North Korea. The document was developed by U.S. diplomats in response to the held in July, two launches of Intercontinental ballistic missiles. According to the calculations of Washington, the sanctions will reduce the annual income of Pyongyang for a billion dollars.
DPRK authorities called the resolution a “terrorist act” and said that North Korea in response may use “physical action” and “to mobilize national power.” The Minister of foreign Affairs of the DPRK Lee Yun Ho, in turn, promised to teach Washington “a tough lesson with the use of nuclear weapons” in case of military provocation.