North Korea missile test poses great threat to US: McMaster

Vastavam web: North Korea poses a great threat to the US and its allies, US National Security Advisor Lt H R McMaster said today and asked the international community to ratchet up sanctions against the reclusive nation.He said North Korea’s most recent missile test represents “open defiance of the international community.” He says North Korea poses “a grave threat” not just to the United States and its Asian allies, but also to China.McMaster said the US and the international community needs to do something in response to North Korea.

“We do have to do something, and so, we have to do something, again, with partners in the region and globally.That involves enforcement of the UN sanctions that are in place. It may mean ratcheting up those sanctions even further.North Korea developing missile weapons and nuclear weapons capabilities are both threatening.