PressTV-Trump ‘nuclear button tweet’ draws backlash

President Trump’s tweet in response to a recent threat by North Korea’s leader about his “nuclear button on his desk” has sparked a backlash while renewing fears about the possibility of a nuclear war.

The US president had tweeted that he had a “much bigger & more powerful” nuclear launch button than North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.

“North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un just stated that the ‘Nuclear Button is on his desk at all times.’ 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!” Trump said in a tweet on Tuesday.

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