Tillerson: Force an option to rein in North Korea

Over nuke, missile threats, U.S. out of patience, he says


Photographs by AP/LEE JIN-MAN

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits with Gen. Vincent Brooks, commander of the combined forces in South Korea, on Friday in Panmunjom.

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned Friday that "all options" are being considered to counter North Korea's emerging nuclear threat, including a military strike if necessary to safeguard allies and tens of thousands of U.S. troops stationed in the region.

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se hold a news conference Friday in Seoul. Tillerson visited the world’s ...

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