North Korea's History Of Broken Nuclear Promises
North Korea has reportedly offered to halt its nuclear program if the U.S. agrees to call off its annual military drill with South Korea.By Jake Godin | January 10, 2015
“I wanted to say a few words about North Korea’s announcement that it has conducted a nuclear test as well as its decision to attempt a short range missile launch. North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs pose a grave threat to the peace and security of the world, and I strongly condemn their reckless action,” said President Obama during a 2009 press conference outside the White House. (Video via The Guardian)
The last few years have been especially tense between the U.S. and North Korea. But now it seems the Hermit Kingdom might be trying to calm things down. (Video via Columbia Pictures / 'The Interview')
Pyongyang has reportedly offered to suspend its controversial nuclear tests if the U.S. calls off its annual military drills with South Korea. According to the state-run DPRK news agency, North Korea extended the offer “through a relevant channel” on Friday.