N Korea threatens nuclear expansion (8)

IOL 2014.07.12 13:33
By SAPA AFP File photo: Pedro Ugarte. The North Korean regime bristled at the presence of a US aircraft carrier in South Korea on Saturday, calling the move "gunboat diplomacy" and accusing the United States of "nuclear blackmail." Officials for the communist government threatened to bolster the country's controversial nuclear program in response to the arrival of aircraft carrier USS George Washington.
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