PressTV-‘Help me stop Trump’s lunacy on North Korea’

US Congressman Eric Swalwell has urged House Republicans to support his effort to prevent President Donald Trump from starting a nuclear war with North Korea.

“If you love our country, help me put this lunacy in check,” Swalwell, a Democrat from California, said in a tweet.

Swalwell’s tweet followed one by Trump in which he boasted to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un that the US nuclear button is “much bigger” and “more powerful” than that of Pyongyang.  

Rep. Eric Swalwell (file photo)

“Will someone from his depleted and food starved regime please inform him that I too have a Nuclear Button, but it is a much bigger & more powerful one than his, and my Button works!” he tweeted.

In a televised speech Monday, Kim suggested that his nuclear arsenal was now complete and that “the entire United States is within range of our nuclear weapons, and a nuclear button is always on my desk. This is reality, not a threat.”

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