In a rare interview, the senior official told us North Korea has nuclear weapons and is ready to use them.
“We are prepared,” he said. “That is why I say if a sparkle of a fire is made on the Korean peninsula, it will lead to a nuclear war.
“We don’t say empty words. We mean what we mean. It is not the United States that has a monopoly on nuclear weapons strikes.”
“So can I just be clear: you are telling me that the North Korea has the ability now to fire a nuclear missile?” I clarified.
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