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North Korea Says US ‘Declared War’ - Prof. Lee Joins KPCC's Airtalk to Discuss the Latest in Escalating Tensions

In the latest installment of the escalating verbal exchanges between the U.S. and North Korea, today North Korea’s Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said Trump’s statements on Saturday amounted to a declaration of war.

According to Ri, Pyongyang can now respond accordingly, which includes potentially shooting down U.S. bombers, even if they aren’t in North Korean territory.

Listen to the full conversation