North Korea Tests the Waters
For the first time during the Trump administration, North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile early Sunday morning. The firing was quickly condemned by Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who recently completed a visit at the White House last week. United Nations Security Council resolutions forbid North Korea from this kind of activity, but that has not stopped the regime from test-firing missiles more than 50 times in Kim Jong Un’s 5 years in power. Trump made a statement in support of Japan, but his administration’s official policy on North Korea’s nuclear program has yet to be determined.
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