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JH Ahn was an NK News contributor based in Seoul. He previously worked as an interpreter for United States Forces Korea.
North Korea’s National Defense Commission threatened to "liberate" South Korea and strike the U.S. mainland with nuclear weapons should the ROK-U.S. joint training forces ever make a "minor, threatening" movement to overthrow the North Korean leadership.
Just as they did a few days ago, North Korea reacted furiously toward a theoretical "beheading operation" by its enemies to terminate Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un should Pyongyang show any signs of using weapons of mass destruction.