Trump Plans to See Putin in Asia Amid Scrutiny of Campaign Ties

US President Donald Trump, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in leave after posing for

"This is a country that grew out of the total devastation of the Korean War, and over a matter of six, seven decades we've become a thriving democracy. and a thriving market economy", the foreign minister said.

"You'll hear more about that soon, I think", the adviser, H.R. McMaster, said at a briefing on the eve of Trump's five-nation tour of Asia, which starts Friday.

South Korean presidential spokesman Park Soo-hyun speaks at a media briefing on U.S. President Donald Trump's upcoming state visit at Cheong Wa Dae on November 5, 2017.

"Every once in a while in the past, they underestimated us". The president joined Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Japan on Sunday and Monday, enjoying a casual burger lunch and golf - and discussing the nuclear crisis. These lawmakers are also keen to make it clear that President Trump can not unilaterally attack North Korea without Congressional authorization.

President Donald Trump visits South Korea on Tuesday on the second leg of his first official Asian tour. "We want Putin's help on North Korea, and we'll be meeting with a lot of different leaders", Trump told reporters on Air Force One.

Trump's trip comes amid escalating tensions with North Korea, which has continued to pursue its missile and nuclear programs and ramped up its missile testing. Earlier in the day, North Korea warned Donald Trump to refrain from any "irresponsible remarks", the France press reported.

North Korean officials a year ago also stated the country could seek to target the USA mainland if American nuclear forces mobilized against it.

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"If the US misjudges (North Korea's) toughest will and dares to act recklessly, the latter will be compelled to deal a resolute and merciless punishment upon the former with the mobilization of all forces".

The claim was made in September by a retired Air Force general who said the figure was estimated based on a conventional war scenario and did not include potential use of nuclear weapons.

"I'm not anxious about my safety at all in North Korea, I've never experienced a safer place to be".

Meanwhile, South Korea has also begun tightening its measures against the Pyongyang by implementing sanctions against 18 North Koreans.

North Korea has said in public statements that it wants an official end to the Korean War.

A report by the Congressional Research Service released last month estimates that as many as 25 million people on either side of the border, including more than 100,000 USA citizens, could be affected by an escalation of a military conflict on the Korean Peninsula.

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