US President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York, on September 19. Photo: Reuters

Trump’s threats at UN to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea demonstrate little relationship with reality

Donald Kirk writes that Trump’s over-the-top declaration can’t hide the fact that military action against the North would be deeply unpopular at home, costly and opposed by North Korea’s neighbours

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US President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York, on September 19. Photo: Reuters
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