Kim Yo-jong, the almighty sister of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, warned connected Tuesday the United States volition “face a much fatal information crisis” if it continues pushing the United Nations to instrumentality enactment against North Korea’s amerciable atomic rocket program.
Kim Yo-jong called the U.S. a “barking canine seized with fear” and blasted it for issuing a “disgusting associated connection unneurotic with specified rabbles arsenic Britain, France, Australia, Japan, and South Korea.”
“The U.S. should beryllium mindful that nary substance however desperately it whitethorn question to disarm the DPRK [North Korea], it tin ne'er deprive the DPRK of its close to self-defense, and that the much hell-bent it gets connected the anti-DPRK acts, it volition look a much fatal information crisis,” she railed.
The statement Kim referred to was delivered connected Monday by U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield connected behalf of 14 countries, including the “rabbles” Kim sneered at, positive Albania, Ecuador, Ireland, India, Malta, Norway, Switzerland, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The signatories jointly condemned North Korea’s intercontinental ballistic rocket motorboat (ICBM) connected November 17, “as good arsenic the consequent study successful the DPRK’s state-controlled media that it could beryllium utilized for a preemptive atomic strike.”
DPRK stands for the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, the tyrannical Kim regime’s bitterly ironic sanction for itself.
“This was DPRK’s eighth intercontinental ballistic rocket motorboat this year. Compared with the full fig of intercontinental ballistic rocket launches anterior to 2022, this represents a superior escalation and poses an unequivocal menace to planetary bid and security. The DPRK is acting with impunity successful the look of the Security Council’s inaction,” the associated connection observed.
The connection called connected each U.N. subordinate states to condemn North Korea’s “unlawful ballistic rocket launches” and to importune upon afloat implementation of existing U.N. Security Council (UNSC) resolutions against North Korea.
The connection concluded by urging North Korea to “abandon its unlawful weapons programs successful a complete, verifiable, and irreversible manner” and “engage successful meaningful dialog toward denuclearization.”
Russia and China prevented the U.N. Security Council from taking enactment against North Korea astatine an exigency league connected Tuesday. Russian Deputy U.N. Ambassador Anna Evstigneeva blamed “Washington’s tendency to unit Pyongyang into unilateral disarmament by implementing sanctions and exerting force” for the DPRK’s escalating acts of aggression.
Chinese U.N. Ambassador Zhang Jun besides blamed the United States for the rocket crisis, urging Washington to “put up realistic proposals, respond positively to North Korea’s concerns, halt subject exercises, and easiness sanctions.”
Emboldened by this enactment from chap tyrannies, North Korean Foreign Minister Choe Son-hui dismissed U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres arsenic a specified “puppet of the United States” for joining successful the condemnation of Pyongyang’s ICBM launch.
“I often instrumentality the U.N. secretary-general for a subordinate of the U.S. White House oregon its State Department,” Choe sneered.
“I explicit my beardown regret implicit the information that the U.N. Secretary-General has taken a precise deplorable attitude, oblivious of the intent and principles of the U.N. Charter and its due mission, which is to support impartiality, objectivity and equity successful each matters,” she said, lecturing Guterres that helium should person prevented the U.S. from calling a Security Council gathering to sermon the rocket launch.
The ICBM tested by North Korea connected November 17 was among the astir almighty missiles tested by the Kim authorities to date, and the largest of implicit 50 missiles it has launched implicit the past 2 months. Although the trial conveyance traveled lone astir 620 miles, Japanese Defense Minister Hamada Yasukazu said past week “the U.S. mainland was wrong its range.”
North Korean authorities media claimed the rocket launched past week was 1 of the caller Hwasong-17 “monster missiles,” a long-in-development ICBM whose erstwhile tests person ended successful explosions and failure. Some planetary analysts, specified arsenic researcher Joseph Dempsey of the International Institute for Strategic Studies, agreed past Friday marked the archetypal palmy trial of a Hwasong-17 prototype.
The ICBM trial connected Friday was besides notable arsenic the archetypal nationalist quality of Kim Jong-un’s daughter, the oldest of 3 children with his woman Ri Sol-ju. The dictator was filmed and photographed inspecting the monolithic rocket portion holding hands with the child, who was not named by North Korean authorities media.