(ANSA) – WASHINGTON, MAY 19 – “North Korea could carry out another missile or nuclear test both before or after Biden’s visit to the region”. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said this in a briefing at the White House. The American president will leave tomorrow for a multi-day tour that will take him to South Korea and Japan.
“It would not be abnormal for North Korea to launch a missile or conduct a nuclear test at some point in the short term, as signs of such provocations have been detected and Pyongyang has almost completed its preparations,” said Democrat Kim Kim. Byung-kee, quoted by Yonhap.
Just yesterday, Kim Tae-hyo, number two of President Yoon Suk-yeol’s Office of National Security, explained to the media in a briefing dedicated to Biden’s arrival that the possibility of a nuclear test by the weekend was “relatively low. , but preparations for an ICBM launch appear to be imminent. ” (HANDLE).