Vice President Mike Pence will travel to South Korea in the face of hugely soaring tensions over North Korea’s nuclear program. He is going right to the front. Mike Pence is now in Seoul after a long-planned 10-day trip to Asia as war could break out on the Korean Peninsula “at any moment” after Trump’s warning that “North Korea is a problem” that “will be taken care of.” The Real Question: Why is Mike Pence going to South Korea on the eve of an upcoming battle?
On Saturday, North Korea will celebrate the birthday of national founder Kim Il-Sung on Saturday. This national holiday in North Korea will be marked by a show of military might and 38 North has reported on satellite images that show that the country’s nuclear site is “primed and ready.”