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Kim Jong-un calls for ‘merciless’ strikes in preparation for ‘actual war’ with South Korea | World | News

Kim Jong-un calls for ‘merciless’ strikes in preparation for ‘actual war’ with South Korea | World | News

[ad_1] Kim Jong-un has threatened South Korea with war as North Korea’s military conducts artillery drills. The dictator declared the South as the “principal enemy” and warned that war would come if Seoul infringed on North Korea’s territory by “even 0.001mm.” Kim told his soldiers to “vigorously push forward the work for making preparations for regular combat mobilisation” and to “take the initiative with merciless and rapid strikes” in the event of an “actual war.” The leader in Pyongyang was seen observing the drills while wearing a leather jacket and laughing with his generals. Kim’s anger has come after the US and South Korea took part in joint military drills this week. READ MORE: War fears soar after North Korea warned Seoul can ‘overwhelmingly’ respond South Korea’s military said of the North Korean exercises: “Our military is closely monitoring North Korea’s signs of provocation … while maintaining a firm joint defence posture and conducting the ongoing Freedom Shield exercises and joint drills. “If North Korea commits a provocation, we will punish overwhelmingly and firmly in …