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Trump says North Korea shows 'great disrespect' to China with missile
May 29, 2017 / 12:39 PM / 6 months ago

Trump says North Korea shows 'great disrespect' to China with missile

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said North Korea showed disrespect to its major ally China after it fired a short-range ballistic missile on Monday that landed in the sea off its east coast.

People watch a television broadcasting a news report on North Korea firing what appeared to be a short-range ballistic missile, at a railway station in Seoul, South Korea. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

“North Korea has shown great disrespect for their neighbour, China, by shooting off yet another ballistic missile ... but China is trying hard!” Trump said in a post on Twitter.

Reporting by Doina Chiacu; Editing by James Dalgleish

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