PV International Desk : US President Donald Trump said that years of “strategic patience” with North Korea have failed and it is now time for a “determined response”, reports BBC.
“Together we are facing the threat of the reckless and brutal regime,” Trump said at a press conference with South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
Trump called on North Korea to “choose a better path… quickly”.
Separately, Moon said that it was necessary to continue to engage in dialogue with North Korean leaders.
The South Korean president added that his country would pursue defence reforms and continue to build up the capacity to defend itself.
Moon said the North Korea issue was a top priority during the talks, stressing that “only strong security can bring about genuine peace” in the Asia-Pacific region.