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Drawing red lines 'hasn't really worked': Spicer

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 01:24

In response to a reporter's question about North Korea's missile tests, White House Spokesman Sean Spicer says President Trump will not be 'telegraphing' how he responds to any military situation going forward and says ''drawing red lines hasn't worked in the past.'' Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: White House Spokesman Sean Spicer said President Trump will not be 'telegraphing' how he responds to any military situation going forward. "What we're going to do or what we're going to ask others to do will not be a smart strategy to lay it all out in public," Spicer said. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence put North Korea on notice on Monday, warning that recent U.S. military strikes in Syria and Afghanistan showed the resolve of Trump should not be tested. Pence and South Korean acting president Hwang Kyo-ahn, speaking after a failed missile test by North Korea and a huge display of missiles in Pyongyang, said they would move ahead with the early deployment to South Korea of the U.S. THAAD missile-defence system, in spite of Chinese objections.

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Drawing red lines 'hasn't really worked': Spicer

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 01:24