According to a recent report from Reuters: "North Korea conducted at least one engine test for the KN-08 missile in late March or early April ...marking the latest in a series of tests for a missile believed to have a range of more than 10,000 km (6,000 miles)"
In addition, Reuters reports that "North Korea is believed to be developing on a nuclear weapon and the technology to miniaturize a warhead to mount it on a long-range missile."
Do these developments represent an eventual existential threat to the United States?
Any nuclear bomb is a threat. If a nuclear bomb can reach America, it's a greater threat. If a nuclear bomb can reach America, and it's controlled by a nut, it's a serious threat. That's why we need to do more about Iran. We can't allow another nut to have nuclear bombs.
by Money Fairy 5 years ago
What did we actually do to piss off North Korea?I just recently saw a short clip on the news about threats being made on South Korea and the USA? Curious why? We(the Us) were just doing demonstrations not meant for harm....just doing testing.
by Barbara 6 years ago
What do you think will happen to North Korea's nuclear weapons?Are you afraid, now that Kim Jong Ill is dead, that North Korea's nuclear weapons might fall into terrorist hands? What supports your opinion?
by fishskinfreak2008 9 years ago
There has been a lot of anger in recent days about North Korea's nuclear weapons because of THE POTENTIAL that the DPRK could use its enriched uranium for building bombs that could hit any Asian nation as well as Asia, BUT SO FAR IT HAS ONLY BEEN RHETORIC. The bottom line is: WE AS ADULTS CAN'T BE...
by Jack Lee 17 months ago
It is a delemma for me. As a conservative and one who does not like wars unless absolutely necessary, I am just not sure what we can do in this case.You have a dictator who is treated as a god by his own people, almost like a cult.They have been brainwashed to hate us and the west.They also possess...
by il Scettico 5 years ago
North Korea recently tested their third nuclear missile, bringing them a step closer to their goal of having missiles that can reach the U.S. In light of this, N. Korea also "vowed" to end the cease-fire that ended the Korean War in 1953 (AP News). The claim for doing this is...
by lesliebyars 4 years ago
If North Korea is a real issue what should be done about it?
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