Harris accuses Trump of being 'punked' by North Korea

Harris accuses Trump of being 'punked' by North Korea
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Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisOvernight Energy: Schumer votes against USMCA, citing climate impact | Republicans offer details on their environmental proposals | Microsoft aims to be carbon negative by 2030 Here are the 10 senators who voted against Trump's North American trade deal Team Trump criticizes Sanders for vote against USMCA MORE (D-Calif.) on Wednesday night said President Trump “got punked” when it comes to the administration’s so far unsuccessful denuclearization negotiations with North Korea.

Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpLev Parnas implicates Rick Perry, says Giuliani had him pressure Ukraine to announce Biden probe Saudi Arabia paid 0 million for cost of US troops in area Parnas claims ex-Trump attorney visited him in jail, asked him to sacrifice himself for president MORE got punked,” she said during the 2020 primary debate. “He has traded a photo-op for nothing.”  

Harris added that Trump has “conducted foreign policy since day one borne out of a very fragile ego,” and that he “is the greatest threat to our national security.”


North Korean officials earlier this week said that the nation will not agree to another meeting between the country's leader, Kim Jong UnKim Jong UnBrent Budowsky: The patriotic duty of Senate Republicans US ambassador: 'I was personally surprised' North Korea did not send 'Christmas gift' Overnight Defense: Foreign policy takes center stage at Democratic debate | House delivers impeachment articles to Senate | Dems vow to force new vote on Trump's border wall MORE, and Trump without more concessions than the United States is currently offering.

“We are no longer interested in such talks that bring nothing to us. As we have got nothing in return, we will no longer gift the U.S. president with something he can boast of,” North Korean Foreign Ministry adviser Kim Kye Gwan said in a statement.

The United States and North Korea have held three meetings since June 2018, but no formal denuclearization agreement has been made.

Harris also said she would not make additional concessions to bring Pyongyang to the negotiating table again.