US options on N. Korea threat effective: Trump
Washington, Sept. 16: President Donald Trump has said America and its allies will never be intimidated and insisted that the US’ options for addressing the threat posed by North Korea are both “effective and overwhelming”.
Mr Trump’s remarks came in response to the latest ballistic missile test conducted by North Korea. The remarks also came after H.R. McMaster, the US’ National Security adviser, reaffirmed that the Trump administration has military options in place for dealing with North Korea.
“After seeing your capabilities and commitment here, I am more confident than ever that our options in addressing this threat are both effective and overwhelming,” Mr Trump said in his address to air force personnel and families on the 70th anniversary of the US Air Force.
Mr Trump said America and its allies will never be intimidated. “We will defend our people, our nations,” he said.