> North Korea threatening to counter the Us, If it holds joint military exercises with South Korea. The warning comes after it was reported that the US will begin the drills with the South in early April. The latest in a series of exercises seen as a threat by Pyongyang.
North Korea's official KCNA news agency saying on Saturday, if the U.S. finally holds joint military exercises while keeping sanctions on the DPRK, the DPRK will counter the US by its own mode of counteraction. The US announced in late February that it was imposing its largest package of sanctions against North Korea in an effort to pressure Pyongyang to give up its nuclear and missile programs.
ile the North has slammed Trump for the sanctions, it also said it was open to talks and reiterated that on Saturday. However, it also added that it would not beg for talks with Washington. In a phone call with Trump, South Korean President Moon Jae-In, said he plans to send a special envoy to North Korea after an invitation from the North's leader, Kim Jong-un.