Tuesday, May 2, 2017

North Korea Reacts To U.S. Bomber Flights Near The Korean Peninsula

Yonhap News Agency

Reuters: North Korea says U.S. bomber flights push peninsula to brink of nuclear war

North Korea accused the United States on Tuesday of pushing the Korean peninsula to the brink of nuclear war after a pair of strategic U.S. bombers flew over the area in a training drill with the South Korean air force.

The two supersonic B-1B Lancer bombers were deployed amid rising tensions over North Korea's dogged pursuit of its nuclear and missile programs in defiance of United Nations sanctions and pressure from the United States.

The flight of the two bombers on Monday came as U.S. President Donald Trump said he was open to meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the appropriate circumstances, even though Pyongyang suggested it would continue with its nuclear tests.

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More News On North Korea Saying That U.S. Bomber Flights Are Pushing The Peninsula To The Brink Of Nuclear War

North Korea charges U.S. with secretly deploying supersonic bomber -- UPI
US strategic bombers fly over Korea early this week -- Korea Herald
U.S. strategic bombers fly over Korea early this week -- Yonhap News Agency
US Strategic Bombers Fly Over Korean Peninsula -- Sputnik

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Do we have the flight path?
This is really carrot and stick diplomacy...or the infamous "walk gently but carry a big stick " - just in clumsy vision 2.0...."either we met and talk and I'd be honoured etc and you're a smart Cookie" and "strategic bomber training together with our allies" :)