President Donald Trump vowed Friday that “there’s going to be big, big trouble in North Korea” if the country fired on Guam and promised that the U.S. Pacific territory “will be very safe” in any attack.
“I feel they will be very safe,” Trump told reporters at his golf resort in Bedminster, N.J., though he said he had not yet talked with Guam’s governor, Eddie Calvo. “Believe me, they will be very safe.
“And if anything happens to Guam, there’s going to be big, big trouble in North Korea,” he said.
Trump declined to be more specific on this comments, including on whether he would respond with military action.
“I don’t talk about that, you know that,” he told one reporter. “I’m not one that says, ‘We’re attacking Mosul in four months.
“We don’t do it — or we don’t do it.”
When asked again about possible military action, Trump