Kim Jong Un says 'mentally deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat against North Korea

North Korea’s supreme leader Kim Jong Un escalated a dangerous war of words between Pyongyang and Washington on Friday, calling President Trump a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard" and warning that the U.S. will "face results beyond his expectation."

Kim, in an exceptionally rare, 500-word statement carried by the state-run Korean Central News Agency, personally hit back against Trump’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday.

In the speech, Trump called Kim "Rocket Man" and vowed to "totally destroy" North Korea if the U.S. were forced to defend itself or its allies.

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