Trump Breaks His Silence on North Korea

President Trump on Wednesday claimed the U.S. had been paying “extortion money” to North Korea.

“The U.S. has been talking to North Korea, and paying them extortion money, for 25 years,” Trump tweeted.

“Talking is not the answer!”

Trump’s comments come after the Pentagon confirmed Monday that North Korea had fired a missile that flew through Japan’s airspace.

Read more at The Hill.