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-- North Korea a country already know as a hermit kingdom has just taken another step to cut itself off from the rest of the world.
Today we learned that the north Koreans had severed a military hotline this to South Korea.
And the north Koreans warned that war could begin at any moment.
This is but the latest from the dictator there Kim -- on Kim the younger who has ramps up his rhetoric -- Armageddon levels.
Dennis -- best buddy recently threatened -- -- Washington and tore up the sixty year old cease fire that suspended the Korean War the north Koreans are not gonna achieve.
Through these threats -- provocations.
And there are only get a further isolate the north Koreans and undermine.
In national efforts to bring peace and stability in northeast Asia and the White House reiterated the United States stays ready to protect itself and its allies.
Here we go again The Fox Report chief correspondent Jonathan -- as you know we've heard about north Koreans cutting -- communication lines before what's different this.
Well -- the -- like we've heard about before dealt with issues such as humanitarian.
Concerns but the shutting down of today's -- line.
Was one that dealt -- direct military.
To military contact.
Between north and South Korea that raises all biggest concerns.
Especially when you put it alongside the kind of rhetoric we're now hearing from the north Koreans for instance a statement read on state TV today he said in pot.
Not woods but only bombs will look on the US and the South Korean puppet forces.
The will of the army and people of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea North Korea to you -- me.
To safeguard the sovereignty in the supreme dignity of the country will be displayed through practical.
Can interaction so obvious concerns when they're talking like this once again chip -- they're talking about war but does anybody think there really are gonna start a war.
Well nobody seriously thinks that it's -- a -- -- directly with the United States by -- some sort of long range.
Missile in our direction that of course would be suicide but -- the problem.
In the north you have Kim Jong -- -- a young unproven leader.
Trying to show the generals that how tough -- is you have the hard line generals.
Trying to flex their own military muscle and then on the south side of the border you have a new.
South Korean president perhaps trying to prove -- -- that concern is.
That in those circumstances with so many people trying to prove so much someone might inadvertently.
Pull a trigger which could calls -- concentration conflagration even across not a whole region Jonathan thank you very much.
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