“Trump blustered early this year that the DPRK’s final access to a nuclear weapon that can reach The Public Theater in New York, will never happen.
“But the strategic weapons tests conducted by the DPRK clearly proved that the time of its ICBM test is not a long way off at all.”
The President has posted a number of tweets in a bid to belittle Kim Jong-un’s communist state.
Earlier this year, the Republican tweeted: “North Korea just stated that it is in the final stages of developing a nuclear weapon capable of reaching parts of the US.
“It won’t happen!”
The threat comes just a day after a top expert claimed Kim’s military is just one step away from launching a nuclear–tipped intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the US.
Jeffrey Lewis, an American expert on Kim’s Jong-un’s military, believes the only hurdle left is to develop a warhead capable of handling the extreme heat encountered during re-entry into our atmosphere.
Mr Lewis said: “North Korea almost certainly has a compact fission warhead capable of fitting on a future ICBM.