North Korea threatens South Korea with nuclear weapons

Experts say such comments could be a sign North Korea will soon conduct more major weapons tests and radicalize its stance toward South Korea.

Kim Yo-Jong, the sister of the supreme leader of North Korea, Kim Jong-un, has threatened South Korea if the north country is attacked by its neighbor. Photo: Courtesy.

By Dennis Aguillón

North Korea threatens South Korea with its 'nuclear fighting force' if attacked, Kim Yo-Jong, the sister of the supreme leader of North Korea, Kim Jong-un, has threatened South Korea if the north country is attacked by its neighbor.

The communist party official has clarified that North Korea will never attack first. But if South Korea, for any reason, opts for military action such as the "preemptive strike" disclosed by Defense Minister Suh Wook.

Seoul has long maintained its preemptive military strategy to deal with North Korea's growing missile and nuclear threat..

Experts say such comments could be a sign North Korea will soon conduct more major weapons tests and radicalize its stance toward South Korea..

Kim Jong Un, he has not hesitated to explain what he would do since he would go to those nuclear weapons. “We will leave South Korea as a state of total destruction and ruin”.

These statements as reported by the state news agency, “South Korea could face a serious threat due to the reckless statements of its defense minister, South Korea must discipline itself if it wants to avoid disaster.", he added.