The French news agency KCNA reported on Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had promised to raise North Korea’s nuclear weapons in his closing remarks at the ruling party’s conference. agerpres.ro.
“We must do all we can to build the most powerful military apparatus by strengthening our military barrier,” Kim said at the end of the Korean Labor Party conference, the official North Korean agency said.
During this eight-day conference, twice as long as in 2016, Kim Jong Un harshly criticized the United States, just days before the inauguration of Democratic leader Joe Biden.
The United States, he said, was “a fundamental obstacle to the development of our revolution and to our main adversary.”
“The real purpose of their policy on the DPRK will never change, no matter who comes to power,” Kim added, using the acronym “Democratic People’s Republic of Korea” as the country’s official name.
He did not mention the name of Joe Biden.
Kim also said that North Korea had developed plans to build a nuclear submarine – an evolution that would strategically change the data on the problem. He cited a long list of strategic weapons, including hypersonic nuclear weapons, military spy satellites and solid fuel intercontinental ballistic missiles.
North Korean military plans have progressed rapidly since Kim Jong Un came to power. During this period North Korea conducted its most powerful nuclear test and possessed missiles that could reach the entire surface of the United States.
Many UN The continued development of these weapons, which have been banned by Security Council resolutions, has led to the strengthening of international sanctions against Pyongyang.
During a military parade in October last year, North Korea unveiled a new large intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that experts say could move on the world’s largest liquid fuel rocket roads.