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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.
Pyongyang took a swipe at long-standing ally China on Friday, implying that Beijing was “cooperating” with Washington for the collapse of North Korea, via an article in the Rodong Sinmun.
In the same article, Pyongyang also threatened to launch "nuclear thunderbolts" at the U.S., should Washington show any sign of a preemptive strike against the North.