Kim Jong Un and his rogue nation of North Korea certainly seem hellbent on hitting the United States with a nuclear-tipped missile, despite majorly embarrassing failures during the early part of 2017.
The bizarre tyrant has been defying international decorum and the threat of further sanctions to continuously test short and medium range ballistic missiles, although, a great many of these attempts have been the victim of premature payload expulsions. In layman’s terms, the things blew up before they even got to altitude. These failures haven’t deterred the diminutive dictator from threatening the United States with total annihilation, however, and his latest claims are more of the same.
“North Korea says it is ‘not far away’ from test-firing an intercontinental ballistic missile that could strike the United States.