North Korea hits back at US involvement in Asia-Pacific arms deal
The country has warned that the US risks a ‘dangerous nuclear arms race’ because of Australian submarine deal
North Korea warned on Monday that the US risked a dangerous nuclear arms race by providing submarine technology to Australia, criticising its “double standards” and vowing countermeasures.
Last week, the US clinched a new trilateral security partnership involving Britain to provide technological aid to Australia to build at least eight nuclear-powered submarines.
North Korea joined China in decrying the US decision as an “irresponsible one” that destroys regional peace and stability, and global non-proliferation efforts...