Could it actually happen? Could North Korea carry out a pre-emptive strike on a U.S. territory that initiates a nuclear war? Not since the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962 have Americans felt they were on the brink of a nuclear catastrophe.
North Korea’s continued intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) testing led the United Nations Security Council to pass a resolution imposing more sanctions on the Communist country, targeting many of its exports, according to CNN.
U.S. officials have said North Korea may have the ability to attach nuclear weapons to missiles that could reach areas in the U.S.
Following more threats from North Korea, President Donald Trump made it clear that any more threats to the U.S. “will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen.” North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un had earlier promised to “make the U.S. pay dearly” for the UN sanctions.
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