'Let's See' What N. Korea Does With Guam

Japanese soldiers take part in joint military exercises between the US Japan France and UK on Naval Base Guam
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Trump then went on to say that he should have been in the job eight years ago, suggesting that he would have prevented the current situation from taking place.

"Mr President, as the Governor of Guam, representative of Guam's people, and as an American citizen, I felt never more safe and confident with you at the helm", the Governor said with a smile. And I wanted to call you and say hello.

The Pacific island nation - an unincorporated territory of the U.S. - was this week threatened by Pyongyang with missile strikes, which has been widely condemned by the global community.

"With all the criticism that's going on over there, from a guy that's being targeted, we need a president like you".

"You've become extremely famous", he told Mr Calvo of the global news coverage following North Korea's threat.

Calvo agrees. "It's paradise, " he says.

"It just looks like a lovely place", Mr Trump said. "We've got 95 per cent occupancy and after all this stuff comes down we're going to have 110 per cent occupancy".

If North Korea does launch a missile strike, there is a public warning system in place and a 14-minute window to react, Guam Homeland Security said. You are safe. We're with you 1,000%.

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Ruszczyk said his daughter was killed by a bullet, that was sacked by an agent of the state, and he will continue to seek justice. He read some of the uplifting messages she would free-write every morning and called her a "living example of self-mastery".

"If caught outside, do not look at the flash or fireball - It can blind you".

Trump continued to exchange pleasantries with Calvo, saying that the governor had "become famous", and suggesting that he would visit the U.S. territory in the future.

The Government has instructed residents to be proactive and create emergency supply kits, a family emergency plan and a list of concrete shelters in their vicinity.

"We are the best in the world by a factor of five", he said.

These are among the guidelines Guam has released as, amid escalating tensions with North Korea, the small Pacific island contemplates the nightmare scenario of a nuclear strike.

Trump has warned the North that it would "truly regret" attacking the USA, and that the United States military is "locked and loaded".

Despite the threats, the Lt. Governor said the people of Guam feel safe.

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