Earlier, we reported on NBC’s claim that the U.S. military was preparing for a pre-emptive strike against North Korea, should they try to test a nuclear weapon in the near future.
Fox News and others are now reporting that the Pentagon is pushing back heavily against this claim.
Multiple sr defense officials say this report is "wildly wrong" "crazy." Pentagon pushing back on NBC report, call it "extremely dangerous." https://t.co/BLnoPHnhj9
— Jennifer Griffin (@JenGriffinFNC) April 13, 2017
At this point, we don’t know which story is true, as it really is Anonymous Sources vs. Anonymous Sources. The best thing to do now is to keep an eye on that region of the world to see what North Korea, South Korea, China, and the U.S. do in the coming week(s).