Trump Slams North Korea For “Behaving Very Badly”, Blames China
by Tyler Durden
Mar 17, 2017
Following Secretary of State Tillerson’s clear warning of the potential for a first strike against North Korea this morning:
“I think it’s important to recognize that the political and diplomatic efforts of the past 20 years to bring North Korea to the point of denuclearization have failed,” Tillerson said. “Let me be very clear: the policy of strategic patience has ended. We are exploring a new range of security and diplomatic measures. All options are on the table,” Tillerson told a news conference in Seoul and added that any North Korean actions that threatened the South would be met with “an appropriate response.”
Stirring the pot at both ends, just as China relations were starting to heal a little (even with the THAAD deployment).
Meanwhile, as previewed one week ago, the odds of an unexpected North Korean WMD attack are rising.