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'I would NEVER' call Rocket Man Kim Jong Un 'short and fat'

'I would NEVER' call Rocket Man Kim Jong Un 'short and fat'

In September Kim described Trump as a mentally deranged U.S. dotard - a word used to refer to a weak and senile old person - whom he would tame with fire.

President Trump and the leader of North Korea, Kim Jong un, have traded insults publicly, with the latest juvenile interaction suggesting that a mutually acceptable solution to North Korea's nuclear weapons programme is still some way off. It's all documented. With President Donald Trump, some people do think that his Twitter and overall personality could make a nuclear exchange more likely.

Only hours ahead of Saturday's (Nov. 11) show, President Donald Trump took aim at Kim Jong Un in a tweet, saying he would never call the North Korean dictator "short and fat".

Trump followed up his weird tweet by telling reporters that it would be a "good thing" for him and dictator to become friends.

North Korea has conducted dozens of ballistic missile tests in defiance of United Nations sanctions. Trump has denied that his campaign coordinated in any way with Moscow during last year's presidential campaign, and he said Saturday that Russian President Vladimir Putin again denied any involvement in trying to influence the US elections when Trump spoke with him at a regional summit in Danang, Vietnam.

"Every step you take down this dark path increases the peril you face".

"The weapons you are acquiring are not making you safer, they are putting your regime in grave danger", Trump said about North Korea during an address at South Korea's National Assembly in Seoul.

"If it did happen it could be a good thing I can tell you for North Korea, but it could also be good for a lot of other places and be good for the rest the world".

While North Korea has launched around two dozen missiles this year, including an intercontinental ballistic missile that can strike parts, if not most, of the continental US, and tested a staged thermonuclear weapon with an explosive yield far greater than anything the regime has previously tested, the North has not engaged in major provocations in almost two months. "I don't know if it will but it would be very, very nice", he added.

Lieutenant General Jan-Marc Jouas said the USA could be swarmed by North Korean troops in a number of shocking documents leaked to Congress.

Mr Trump called the claim an "artificial barrier" put up by Democrats and once again cast doubt on the conclusion from his own intelligence agencies that Russian Federation tried to interfere in the presidential poll to ensure Hillary Clinton was defeated.