CIA Director Mike Pompeo would not address “the capacity or the wisdom of a preemptive strike.”
The North announced that Feb. 8, the day before the Games open in Pyeongchang, South Korea, would be a national holiday honoring its army.
Dave Majumdar Security, So what is Trump going to do about it? The Central Intelligence Agency assesses that North Korea will have a reliable capability to strike at the continental United States in only a few months. “The way we ought...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo said Tuesday that North Korea is moving "ever closer" to putting Americans at risk and that he believes leader Kim Jong Un won't rest until he's able to threaten multiple nuclear attacks against the U.S. at the same time.
The worst-case scenario for North Korea’s missile program is about to become a reality. During an interview with CBS This Morning on Monday, CIA Director Mike Pompeo repeated his claim that a nuclear North Korea is only a “handful of months” away from being able to strike the US, according to a new report. Show More Summary
With North Korea and the U.S. trading threats of war, a new poll reveals the majority of Americans distrust President Trump with his nuclear authority. Read more...
NEW: CIA's Pompeo gives the latest indication Trump is considering a preemptive strike on North Korea.https://t.co/O1ztzxLShM — Spencer Ackerman (@attackerman) January 23, 2018 Everything is fine. jumps into Christmas tree
Mike Pompeo speaks at the American Enterprise Institute on Tuesday in Washington DC. The CIA director, Mike Pompeo, has said that the Trump administration is intent on preventing North Korea from being able to fire multiple nuclear missiles at the United States, apparently sketching out a new red line for the regime in Pyongyang.
ABOARD AIR FORCE TWO (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence plans to use his attendance at the Winter Olympics in South Korea next month to try to counter what he sees as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s effort to “hijack” the games with a propaganda campaign, a White House official said on Tuesday.
North Koreans are happy and prosperous. They treat Americans with respect, and people are skiing, not starving! Well, that's the line Lester Holt sold on NBC's Today. The post VIDEO: Watch NBC’s Lester Holt Try Out to be North Korea’s Baghdad Bob appeared first on RedState.
BRUSSELS — A major reason Vice President Pence will attend the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea next month: He is worried North Korea's Kim Jong Un will “hijack the Olympics … in terms of optics and messaging,” and he wants to be able to provide a fact-based counter, according to a senior White House official. “He […]
NORTH KOREA, NOVEMBER 1950: Tanks from the USMC’s 1st Tank Battalion roll toward Chosin Reservoir in North Korea. Frozen Chosin became a nightmare. Earlier this week StrategyPage.com began a Korean War memorial photo series, similar to the Battle of the Bulge series that ran from December 2016 to January 2017. This is the first photo […]
North Korea claimed millions visited the captured USS Pueblo, which lies on the Pothong River at the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum in Pyongyang.
Sebastien Roblin Security, Asia Some history you need to know about. Of course, North Korea is not the only state to destroy an airliner full of civilians the 1980s. In 1988, a U.S. cruiser shot down an Iranian airliner, killing 290, while Soviet fighters earlier shot down two South Korean airliners, on the second occasion killing 269. Show More Summary
A South Korean delegation is visiting the mountain resort as a possible venue for a joint training of North and South Korean Olympic athletes.
Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast The Central Intelligence Agency is briefing President Donald Trump on the risks and opportunities of a limited attack on North Korea, its director revealed on Tuesday. CIA Director...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo (pahm-PAY'-oh) says North Korea is moving "ever closer" to putting Americans at risk with its nuclear weapons. Pompeo says he believes leader Kim Jong Un won't rest until he's able to threaten multiple nuclear attacks against the U.S. Show More Summary
The provocative incident involving the USS Pueblo was peacefully resolved, in part because of the ongoing Vietnam War
The U.S. has said it cannot tolerate North Korea as a nuclear power.