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Well North Korea that's another issue and that country going nuclear expanding its weapons program now saying that it is indeed enriching more uranium to build.
Atomic bombs -- -- North Korea both going ballistic of the same time generally not.
US ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton not surprise.
What -- we do ambassador with either or both what.
Well I think with respect to North Korea they've now made it very clear that they're determined to have nuclear weapons one way or another that the six party talks are dead.
That the President Obama is outstretched hand is not going to be reciprocated so.
I think there it's time for the US to torque up the pressure to use the proliferation security initiative.
In force the UN Security Council sanctions going back to October.
Cut North Korea out of international financial markets and most important go to China and say.
You need to use your leverage either to change this regime -- to end its nuclear weapons program.
All right but -- North Korea has to be the most sanctioned country on earth and and and in Iran I mean they've gotten sanctions thrown -- them -- and that doesn't.
But contained within the Nutting is in either country it's of this got to have to be in new.
Well remember North Korea's trade and assistance with China have continued and -- unaffected by sanctions China supplies.
90% of North Korea's energy and favored a cut that off they're -- change you can believe it.
Not a random -- about Iran because this this this these protests.
They're building this anger is building these shootings and more violence -- election are building.
That to me is it seems the more jarring message right now or or is.
Well I'd I'd be delighted if popular.
Outrage should overwhelm the Islamic revolution in 1979.
And overthrew the -- and got -- a completely new regime I think it's very hard at this point to predict.
How things will play out most importantly as of now.
Because the main actor has not walked onto the stage the Islamic revolutionary guards corps.
Issued an unmistakable warning a few days before the election to the followers of candidate -- -- Not the stepped out of line if there man lost.
And although the security forces have have brutally.
Repressed some of these demonstrations the red guards themselves.
Have not have walked onto the stage and I think until that happens.
Make predictions one way or the other how this is gonna turn out.
Well at the other guy were to somehow emerge as the legitimate victor and mean.
They're just agrees on how much they hate us right I mean this this this fellow of the states is -- Well -- a few basics number one the presidency of Iran is not its highest office that this is this is an election to a lower office.
At number two the presidency whoever it is doesn't control foreign and national security policy if you look at.
-- -- -- -- predecessor hot and a that was a time when Iran's support for international terrorism rose to its present heights and one.
Significant progress was made in its ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programs.
There may be enormous differences for policies inside Iran but for America's strategic interest.
They're not controlled by the presidency even if Moussaoui were to win.
All right ambassador Lewis -- having you thank you very much John Bolton.
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