North Korea has threatened to cancel an unprecedented summit between its leader Kim Jung-un and US President Donald Trump.
Washington will “have to undertake careful deliberations about the fate of the planned North Korea-US summit in light of this provocative military” said the North’s official news agency KCNA on Tuesday.
“This exercise, targeting us, which is being carried out across South Korea, is a flagrant challenge to the Panmunjom Declaration and an intentional military provocation running counter to the positive political development on the Korean Peninsula,” it added.
Shortly after the announcement, Washington said that it was continuing with preparations for meeting between Trump and Kim.
“We will continue to plan the meeting,” said State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert, adding that US had received “no notification” of the meeting’s cancelation from Pyongyang.
“We have not heard anything from that government or the…