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Trump says military action is not his 'first choice' on North Korea

Trump says military action is not his 'first choice' on North Koreaā€¯

U.S. President Donald Trump says he has given the go-ahead for Japan and South Korea to buy a "substantially increased amount" of sophisticated military equipment from the United States. "Certainly, that's not our first choice, but we will see what happens", Trump said when asked if he is considering military action. -South Korea free trade agreement, congressional leaders overseeing trade called on the White House to pursue further discussions instead of pulling out of a pact with an important economic and strategic ally, particularly at a time of heightened tensions in the Korean peninsula.

'I believe that President Xi agrees with me 100 per cent...

This came amid North Korea's continuous nuclear tests, the most recent one being the sixth test, considered the most powerful to date.

"Moreover, the United States economy - specifically the production agriculture sector-greatly benefits from the South Korea Free Trade Agreement".

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There has been speculation North Korea may be planning to fire an ICBM this weekend when the republic celebrates its foundation on September 9.

The US wants the Security Council to impose an oil embargo on North Korea, ban the country's exports of textiles and the hiring of North Korean labourers overseas and subject leader Kim Jong Un to an asset freeze and travel ban, according to a draft resolution seen by Reuters on Wednesday. "Pyongyang's missile and nuclear programme is a crude violation of UN Security Council resolutions, undermines the non-proliferation regime and creates a threat to the security of northeastern Asia", Putin said at a joint news conference.

Other measures could include preventing North Koreans from working overseas and putting top officials on a blacklist aimed at imposing asset freezes and travel bans.

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"But it is too early to say whether these strong words will be followed by strong actions and, if so, what those actions will entail and whether they will make any difference in altering North Korea's strategic calculus", he said.

"We'll see what happens".

White's statement said Mattis and Song discussed ways to improve regional defense cooperation.

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