Pyongyang, March 24 (KCNA) -- A spokesman for the National Peace Committee of Korea on Friday issued a statement titled "U.S. should not run wild, pondering over the catastrophic consequences to be entailed by its attempt at a preemptive strike".
The statement said that the new U.S. administration is floating a
rumor that it has excluded the plan for a preemptive attack on the DPRK
despite its recent bluffing that it was examining all-inclusive policies
toward the DPRK comprising the political, military, diplomatic,
economic and all other fields.
This is a deception to calm down criticism of the public at home and
abroad directed toward its extreme hostile policy toward the DPRK and
its toughest countermeasure, and a revelation of a criminal design to
put the preemptive attack plan into a practice, it noted.
It urged the new U.S. administration to listen to voice of concern
made inside its own country about the serious consequences to be
entailed by the preemptive strike and to make a wise option to evade a
It also urged the U.S. to immediately stop the racket for war
exercises aimed at preemptive strike against the DPRK and take all means
for a preemptive attack out of the Korean peninsula and its vicinity.
If the U.S. shows even the slightest sign of a preemptive attack on
the DPRK, bereft of reason, the powerful nuclear strike means of the
DPRK will blow up the bases of aggression and provocation with its-style
offensive and preemptive nuclear attack, the statement said.
It warned that the U.S. should not run wild, pondering over the
catastrophic consequences to be entailed by its attempt at a preemptive