How the US should handle a new missile launch by North Korea


September 09, 2017 5:20 AM

WASHINGTON – White House and Pentagon officials are scrambling to decide how the US should react if North Korea were to launch another intercontinental ballistic missile in the next few days and demonstrate that it can reach Guam, or a distance equivalent to striking the US West Coast. Here’s a look at the choices President Donald Trump has, and their downsides.