As tensions with North Korea escalate, Trump retweets several comparisons with Obama
13 August, 2017, 01:07 | Author: Malcolm Fuller
And the modernization effort that started under former President Barack Obama hasn't been altered by the Trump administration. "It is now far stronger and more powerful than ever before", he wrote on Twitter. "Hopefully we will never have to use this power, but there will never be a time that we are not the most powerful nation in the world!".
So while Trump may have said before he took office that the US has to "strengthen and expand its nuclear capability", not much has truly happened on that front just yet, no matter what you read on Twitter.
The statement is a direct response to bipartisan criticism of the ultimatum Trump issued to North Korea on Tuesday.
He said the president's threat to North Korea was "like pouring gasoline on a fire". He added that, "The great leaders I've seen don't threaten unless they're ready to act, and I'm not sure President Trump is ready to act".
The president's fiery rhetoric came as tensions mounted between the United States and North Korea.
President Donald Trump is retweeting news coverage about his heated rhetoric against North Korea, even as his secretary of state is downplaying Trump's words.
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North Korea, pursuing missile and nuclear weapons programs in defiance of U.N. Security Council resolutions, accuses the Washington of devising a "preventive war" and has said any plans to execute this would be met with an "all-out war, wiping out all the strongholds of enemies, including the USA mainland". Another included a video clip of Trump vowing to respond to North Korean threats with "fire and fury".
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