Expert reacts to latest North Korean threat of Guam attack

Palace: Contingency plans in place for Pinoys on Guam

Palace: Contingency plans in place for Pinoys on Guam

Local nuclear proliferation expert Dinshaw Mistry, a University of Cincinnati professor of political science and Asian studies, said he believes the US was caught off guard.

Analista said North Korea's threat to bomb the USA territory worry Filipinos there but it there is no disruption in their daily life for now. "What may be a surprise is that this has come six months to a year sooner than folks expected".

The U.S. has maintained a regular bomber presence in the Indo-Asia-Pacific since 2004 and this mission demonstrated our continued ironclad commitment to regional allies. ABC News reported that some members of President Donald Trump's inner circle were caught by surprise by his threat that North Korea would "face fire and fury like the world has never seen" if they continue with their nuclear weapon program.

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The exercise began hours after Japan's defense minister said the Japanese military could shoot down North Korean intercontinental ballistic missiles before they reach the US territory of Guam.

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has taken a softer tone. "Kim Jong Un would be compelled to respond".

North Korea has made no secret its plans to develop a nuclear-tipped missile able to strike the United States and has ignored worldwide calls to halt its nuclear and missile programs.

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The Defence Force has confirmed an Air Force aircraft is in Guam as part of a military exercise, but will not comment on the North Korean threat against the country.

"We should get over this crisis in a bipartisan manner by pooling wisdom together", Park said.

"I believe we might need a complete defense reform at the level of a rebirth instead of making some improvements or modifications", the president said while meeting with six new top commanders of the three armed services in a promotion ceremony held at the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae.

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