“We’ll see what happens. I hope things work out well, I hope there’s going to be peace,” Trump told Fox News’s Ainsley Earhardt, who caught up with him on the White House grounds.
Trump spoke shortly after Vice President Mike Pence visited the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea. Pence warned that “all options are on the table” when it comes to North Korea, and he said “the era of strategic patience is over.”
In response, a North Korean official accused the United States of bringing the world to the brink of thermonuclear war.
In his interview with Earhardt, Trump noted that previous presidents, going back to Bill Clinton, have “all been outplayed” by the North Korean regime. Clinton, in October 1994, announced an agreement with North Korea that would “end the threat of nuclear proliferation on the Korean Peninsula.” But the opposite happened.
On Monday, Earhardt asked Trump what happens if North Korea launches another missile.Read more at CNSNews