'This Man Will Not Get Away With What Heâ€™s Doing, Believe Me' Trump Says
PresidentÂ Donald Trump is not done playing hardball. On Friday afternoon he continued his threats of starting a nuclear war against against North Korea, and focusing his anger on Kim Jong-un directly.
"This man will not get away with what heâ€™s doing, believe me, and if he utters one threat," Trump told reporters, "he'll truly regret it."
Pres. Trump on Kim Jong Un: â€œThis man will not get away with what heâ€™s doing, believe me, and if he utters one threatâ€¦he'll truly regret it" pic.twitter.com/um3DTsBo5aâ€” ABC News (@ABC) August 11, 2017
The president claimed there are "tens of millionsÂ of people in this country that are so happy with what I'm saying," and expressed pride in what he sees as being a "president that's sticking up for ourÂ nation."
He also warned Kim Jong-un to not do "anything with respect to Guam or any place else that's an American territory, or an American ally, he will truly regret it. And he will regret it fast."
Asked by a reporter about his "locked and loaded" comments directed at North KoreaÂ FridayÂ morning, Trump replied, "I hope that they are going to fully understand the gravity of what I said. And what I said is what I mean."
"What I said is what I mean," Pres. Trump explains what he meant by military being "locked and loaded" as it relates to N. Korea. pic.twitter.com/JrfQuR3Glyâ€” CBS News (@CBSNews) August 11, 2017
Trump added that his words are "easy to understand."