Tuesday, April 18, 2017
All hail the great god of the sun
North Korea displayed what appeared to be new long-range and submarine-based missiles on the 105th birth anniversary of its founding father, Kim Il-Sung, on Saturday, as a nuclear-powered US aircraft carrier group steamed towards the region.
Missiles appeared to be the main theme of a giant military parade, with Kim Il-Sung’s grandson, leader Kim Jong-Un, taking time to greet the commander of the Strategic Forces, the branch that oversees the missile arsenal.
A US navy attack on a Syrian airfield this month with Tomahawk missiles raised questions about US President Donald Trump’s plans for reclusive North Korea, which has conducted several missile and nuclear tests in defiance of UN sanctions, regularly threatening to destroy the US...http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/all-hail-the-great-god-of-the-sun-20170415