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The Pentagon confirms -- positioned another warship in the western Pacific the second to arrive there in two days.
This comes after North Korea's leader Kim Jung Kim the younger -- can we call it.
Fired off yet another threat and it's a serious one this time vowing to restart a nuclear reactor the first step toward making a nuclear bomb.
US officials -- the new threat quote extremely alarming unquote here's the secretary of state John Kerry.
It is dangerous.
And the United States will not accept the DP RK as a nuclear state.
And I reiterate again the United States will do what is necessary to defend ourselves.
And defend our ally's Korea and Japan.
That reactors about fifty miles north of the capital city Pyongyang.
North Korea close the site back in 07 in exchange for food aid from the west that's almost always the goal.
Made a big show of shutting it down here even blew up the plant's cooling tower for the cameras and because of that.
It's not like they can just push a button and get a bomb.
Analysts say it would take years to actually build a new.
The fox reports chief correspondent Jonathan -- is live in the United Nations headquarters in New York what what else do we know about this navy ship we've sent over there.
Well this is a second destroyer ship this is the USS -- -- shot.
It joins the USS John McCain already confirmed to be in the region.
I officials would only say that both of those destroyers.
Our in quote the western Pacific that's as much as they'll tell us about the location but they have confirmed that both are on what they call.
A missile defense mission make clear reference to the threats from North Korea and other secular state John Kerry said today.
US actions are being taken out of a desire.
To show with the US is readiness and willingness to defend itself and its allies rather than -- -- any -- desire.
To add to the -- listen.
We are going to proceed thoughtfully and carefully as the president has indicated.
But we take nothing for granted.
Are not in different to the meaning.
These of the risks that are involved.
I'm clearly the risks are increasing in this stand -- every day -- that the United Nations -- spoke out about this latest threat today right.
Yes -- general bang Ki moon's remarks clearly aimed chiefly at the young that.
On North Korean leader Kim Jong -- who has been upping the ante seemingly every week for the -- -- months not.
Ban Ki Moon is saying that nuclear threats on not a game of this crisis has already gone to follow some.
Things must begin to calm down.
As this is situation.
Made worse by the level of communication.
Could -- -- -- path.
That nobody should want to funnel.
The big -- of course -- is that Kim Jong-un is simply trying to prove himself.
To the hardline generals in North Korea and in that atmosphere.
A mistake could lead to war shot Jonathan.
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