North Korea vows strong countermeasures against USA pressure
02:00, Sep 10, 2017
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Mexico on Thursday said it had given the ambassador, Kim Hyong Gil, 72 hours to leave Mexico in order to express its "absolute rejection" of North Korea's recent nuclear activity, describing it as a grave threat to the region and the world.
The government added that President Enrique Pena Nieto ordered Kim's expulsion because of United Nations Security Council resolutions that imposed sanctions on people and entities associated with Pyongyang's nuclear programme.
Even as the tests drew global condemnation, this was clearly a response to Mr. Trump's sabre-rattling rhetoric claiming that the US would rain "fire and fury" over the country and implying that its nuclear weapons were "locked and loaded" to respond to any threat from North Korea.
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But neither side appears willing to budge.
North Korea backed off its Guam threat, announcing it will instead "watch a little more [of] the foolish and stupid conduct of the Yankees", but continued its nuclear program with an apparent test of a hydrogen bomb September 3.
Amid the rising tension, South Korea installed the four remaining launchers of a USA anti-missile Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (Thaad) system on a former golf course south of its capital, Seoul, early on Thursday. Two launchers have been operational at the site since May. A fire department official in Seongju said 38 people, including six police officers, were injured, none seriously.
The decision to deploy THAAD, created to shoot down short- to medium-range missiles mid-flight, has drawn strong objections from China.
China lodged another stern protest on Thursday.
Guterres reiterated his call on North Korean authorities to comply fully with its worldwide obligations, including the various UN Security Council resolutions.
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