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North Korea knocks Trump’s State of the Union address

Former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. John Bolton offers insight.

North Korea on Sunday knocked President Donald Trump ’ s State of the Union address, calling it “ the height of Trump-style conceit ” and promising that the routine ’ s nuclear abilities would discourage the president “ and his lackeys from displaying on the Korean peninsula.”

Pyongyang ’ s foreign ministry representative countered at Trump in an interview launched by the state-run Korean Central News Agency. The main contested the president ’ s declare that the United States had “ made extraordinary development and attained amazing success ” in the in 2015.

“ This is undoubtedly the height of Trump-style conceit, arbitrariness and self-conceit, ” the representative stated.

“The entire world is deeply worried, viewing as a prophecy of brand-new catastrophe the address of Trump who asserted’America First’and ‘unequaled power’ based upon nuclear weapons while requiring other nations to send themselves to the United States chauvinistic interest, ” he continued, inning accordance with Yonhap.

North Korea knocked Donald Trump ’ s State of the Union address, calling it “ the height of Trump-style conceit.”(KCNA through Reuters )

The foreign ministry authorities stated that North Korea’s “self-reliant defense ability with the nuclear force as its foundation will, nevertheless, entirely prevent Trump and his lackeys from displaying on the Korean peninsula. “

He included, “If Trump does not eliminate his dogmatic and anachronistic point of view, it will just produce the effect of additional threatening security and future of the United States. ”

President Trump consulted with North Korean defectors in&the Oval Office on Friday. (Reuters )

Trump stated in his State of the Union address recently that North Korea ’ s “ negligent pursuit of nuclear rockets ” might threaten the United States in the future.

“ No program has actually oppressed its own residents more completely or extremely than the terrible dictatorship in North Korea, ” Trump stated in his address.

Trump stated the United States is “ waging a project of optimal pressure ” versus North Korea.

The president included, “ I will not duplicate the errors of previous administrations that got us into this hazardous position. We require just look at the base character of the North Korean routine to comprehend the nature of the nuclear hazard it might position to America and our allies. ”

Trump on Friday met about half-dozen North Korean defectors in the Oval Office, consisting of Ji Seong-ho, who was at the State of the Union and raised his crutches in accomplishment when Trump singled him out amongst guests. Ji had actually utilized crutches to leave the reclusive nation after a train ran over his limbs.

Ji Seong-ho was at the State of the Union and raised his crutches in accomplishment when Trump singled him out amongst guests. (Reuters)

The president has actually revealed a desire to handle increasing stress with Pyongyang through diplomacy, however he has stated the United States would utilize military force on North Korea if required.

The Associated Press added to this report.

Katherine Lam is a breaking and trending news digital manufacturer for Fox News. Follow her on Twitter at @bykatherinelam