Each missile costs roughly $80 million, so this is a multi-billion dollar proposal. “Buying that kind of insurance for everybody, not just Alaska but for every city in America, to me is a price that almost any American would want to pay,” Sullivan said.
The president-elect’s comments on Israel, China and nuclear policy also highlight how reactionary comments on social media can immediately spur international concern and attention.
North Korea’s leader was speaking at the country’s highest-level political gathering since 1980. This comes after it has conducted a series of provocative weapons tests.
The Israeli prime minister has warned about the dangers of the Iranian nuclear program for two decades. He has shaped the debate, but will he influence the final outcome?
The United States is urging North Korea to refrain from a new nuclear test amid indications of “heightened activity” at Pyongyang’s Punggye-ri test site.