The US is ready to make a preemptive strike on North Korea to prevent another nuclear weapons test. On it informs TV channel NBC, citing senior us intelligence officials.
According to them, intelligence has information that Pyongyang is preparing to conduct a nuclear test this weekend. The sides of the channel reported that about 500 km from the North Korean nuclear test site, the United States deployed two destroyers, capable of hitting cruise missiles “Tomahawk”. In addition, if necessary, the U.S. air force is ready to engage the bombers, located on the island of GUAM in the Pacific ocean.
Earlier it was reported that the US sent to the shores of the Korean Peninsula a carrier battle group led by the aircraft carrier Carl Vinson. In response, as in many cases before, North Korea threatened the United States with a nuclear strike.
Last week NBC reported that the national security Council, the US suggested Donald Trump several options possible impact on Pyongyang, including, in particular, was the murder of the head of the DPRK Kim Jong-UN. In addition, according to the channel, the President proposed to send to North Korea subversive group or to deploy nuclear weapons in South Korea.