Sanders on Kim Jong Un threatening Biden: 'But other than that, you like him'

Sanders on Kim Jong Un threatening Biden: 'But other than that, you like him'
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Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersNew campaign ad goes after Sanders by mentioning heart attack Biden on whether Sanders can unify party as nominee: 'It depends' Steyer rebukes Biden for arguing with supporter he thought was Sanders voter MORE (I-Vt.) and former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenPerry delegation talking points stressed pushing Ukraine to deal with 'corruption' GOP senator airs anti-Biden ad in Iowa amid impeachment trial Biden photobombs live national news broadcast at one of his rallies MORE shared a brief moment of levity as Biden cited North Korea’s insults directed at him while blasting President TrumpDonald John TrumpCNN's Don Lemon explains handling of segment after Trump criticism NPR reporter after Pompeo clash: Journalists don't interview government officials to score 'political points' Lawyer says Parnas can't attend Senate trial due to ankle bracelet MORE’s North Korea policies.

Biden was asked whether he would meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong UnKim Jong UnPentagon official: 'We don't fully know the reasons' North Korea didn't fire 'Christmas gift' Activity seen at North Korean missile research center: report South Korea and the billion mustache MORE without preconditions as president, with moderators noting that as a presidential candidate, Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaHouse Democrats push back on Trump's efforts to take credit for the economy America's 'cancel culture' should not decide business and banking regulation The Iowa Democratic caucuses, mapped MORE said he would do the same as president.

The former vice president said that he would not, saying that the Trump administration had already given Kim “everything he wants” and mentioning a statement issued by Pyongyang calling Biden a “rabid dog” who should be “beaten to death with a stick.”

“But other than that, you like him,” Sanders interjected, drawing laughter from the crowd. The moment came after the debate kicked off with the two squaring off on foreign policy differences, mostly relating to Biden’s support for the Iraq War.