America is ready to protect Japan that is facing the North Korea threat using military potential. US President announced this during his telephone conversation with the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, reports AFP.
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“The president emphasized that the USA stands with its allies - Japan and South Korea in the face of the serious threat that North Korea continues to represent. The president also made it clear that America will continue to strengthen its positions to defend itself and its allies by using the full range of military capabilities, "the White House press service reported.
Earlier it was reported that North Korea trained to strike US bases in Japan. Washington and Tokyo called on for extraordinary UN Security Council meeting.