Chinese President Xi Jinping made a plea for cool-headedness over escalating tensions between the U.S. and North Korea in a phone conversation with U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday, urging both sides to avoid words or actions that could worsen the situation.
The call came after Trump unleashed a slew of fresh threats against North Korea on Friday, declaring the U.S. military ‘locked and loaded’ and warning North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he ‘will regret it fast’ if he takes any action against U.S. territories or allies.
In response, North Korea on Saturday released a statement warning Trump to ‘talk and act properly’ if he wanted the US to avoid its ‘doom.’
Chinese President Xi Jinping (pictured) urged calm in a phone call to Trump over N. Korea
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