Kennedy praised Trump, along with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley, for the harsh sanctions passed unanimously in the U.N. last week against North Korea, but noted the oil trade into the country still allows its ships, missiles, and planes to function.
Whenever North Korea ratchets up its rhetoric, the world typically turns to the US president for a response.
"What the president was doing was sending a strong message to North Korea in a language that Kim Jong Un would understand, because he doesn't seem to understand diplomatic language", Tillerson told reporters on the plane. "They will be met with fire and fury, like the world has never seen", Trump says. "I think the rhetoric being used by the administration and by the president himself needs to be dialed back a bit so we don't get to a point where a young ruler miscalculates".
Humphrey said that Donald Trump should be relieved of the powers of the Presidency as soon as possible. They will be met with fire, fury and frankly power the likes of which this world has never seen before.
An expert on North Korea security told LBC that the rogue nation will NOT start a nuclear war with the U.S. - unless they are provoked into doing so.
"They count on me to be a straight shooter with a calm voice", he said to start his monologue Tuesday.
The Late Show host then mentioned how North Korea threatened the USA territory of Guam in reaction to Trump's comments. I'm not saying what we have isn't special. Colbert said. "You're going to get us all killed". Or is the United States moving closer to all out war?