North Korea Just Called Trump’s Bluff. Here’s What the US Can Do – Defense One

There will be more tests of the Hwasong-14 missile and likely of two other ICBMs revealed in this April’s military parade. If Kim is not stopped it is likely that he will have missiles capable of hitting Los Angeles, New York, and Washington with a thermonuclear warhead by the end of Donald Trump’s first term.

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North Korea went nuclear on George W. Bush’s watch, advanced rapidly under Obama’s, and now, under Trump’s, will achieve what only two other U.S. adversaries have done in history—put America in its nuclear crosshairs.

Can he be stopped? Yes, but it won’t be easy.

North Korea Just Called Trump’s Bluff. Here’s What the US Can Do – Defense One