Japan might shoot down North Korean missiles with U.S. army know-how, President Donald Trump has stated.
Trump stated Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe can be well-equipped for an assault from North Korea after shopping for gear from the U.S.
“He’ll shoot them out of the sky when he completes the acquisition of plenty of further army gear from the USA,” Trump advised a press convention Monday.
“He’ll simply shoot them out of the sky, similar to we shot one thing out of the sky the opposite day in Saudi Arabia, as you noticed.”
Trump was referring to a missile fired by Yemen, which was reportedly intercepted by Saudi Arabia over the weekend.
The president referred to that specific missile as “a needle within the sky,” and stated that the U.S. makes “the most effective army gear by far.”
He added that the buying of army gear would carry each employment to the U.S. and security to Japan.
“It is a number of jobs for us, and a number of security for Japan, and different nations which are likewise buying army gear from us, that frankly a yr in the past or two years in the past weren’t.”