Officials in Seoul and Washington say North Korea has completed preparations to resume nuclear checking out for the primary time seeing that 2017

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SEOUL—North Korea surpassed a new law allowing pre-emptive nuclear strikes as leader Kim Jong Un declared

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 he could in no way abandon nuclear weapons so that you can counter the U.S.

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Mr. Kim brought a speech Thursday to North Korea’s rubber-stamp parliament, in which individuals exceeded law outlining the u . S .’s nuclear reputation. 

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The regulation covered a provision requiring North Korea’s army to release nuclear strikes if the leadership comes below attack.

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“The utmost significance of legislating nuclear weapons policy is to attract an irretrievable line so that there can be no bargaining over our nuclear weapons,

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 Mr. Kim said, in line with a Friday announcement in country media.

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Mr. Kim criticized South Korea for resuming massive-scale army physical games with the U.S

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“In his speech, Kim made clear that point is on North Korea’s side,” stated Cheong Seong-chang, a senior studies fellow

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