North Korea also criticized the decision of US President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The communist regime again called Trump a 'senile elderly' and 'mental mentality' in his latest statement.
As reported by AFP Saturday (9/12/2017), North Korea joins world countries criticized Trump's controversial decision about Jerusalem. The country led by Kim Jong-Un called Trump's decision "sloppy and evil."
"Considering the fact that this crazy senile senile elderly calls for total destruction of a sovereign state in the United Nations, this action is not so surprising," the statement a spokesman for the Foreign Ministry of North Korea was quoted as saying Korean Central News Agency (KCNA).
The term 'senile senile elderly mentality' refers to Trump. In his statement with this English, the North uses the word ' dotard ' which means senile and weak elderly. This term has been used by North Korea before to insult Trump who first mocked Kim Jong-Un as a 'rocket man' in his speech before the UN General Assembly some time ago. [But] this step clearly shows the whole world, who is the world's security and peace crusader, who is the man and is dangerous in the international community, "added the statement, referring to the words often used by many to call the North.  In a statement via KCNA, North Korea expressed 'strong criticism' of US steps that recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The North also emphasized 'unshakable support and solidarity for Palestinians and Arabs fighting for their legitimate rights'.
"The United States will be responsible for all the consequences of this careless and wicked action," the North said in a statement.
Trump and Kim Jong-Un have fought a war of words and exchanged insults in recent months, as tensions on the Korean peninsula are heating up due to North Korea's nuclear threat.
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