“…to judge how the VIX will react to the next North Korean testing, it will likely be more important to anticipate Trump’s Twitter reaction than to judge the implications of the test itself.”
N. KOREA FIRES BALLISTIC MISSILE: YONHAP CITES S. KOREA JCS
Where to begin?
“I don’t think there’s any evidence that what the Russians did changed enough votes, or any votes.”
If you were looking for clarity on anything, today was most assuredly not your day.
Pyongyang is sticking to their “commitment to developing a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching all the way to the East coast of the mainland US.”
Another day, another ultimately futile effort from Trump officials to walk back angry presidential tweets.
And speaking of things that are laughable, KCNA was out on Saturday with some further “commentary” on the upcoming joint naval drills.
This event occurred in the area of the previous North Korean Nuclear tests
Famous last words? “The long-term history with this situation is that it’s a lot of posturing and not much reality.”
Another weekend, another threat from the President of the United States issued via social media.
Although you’d be forgiven for asking where the “calm” was.
“…they even gave us calculations.”
“According to the calculations presented below, if the “unthinkable” happened, nuclear detonations over Seoul and Tokyo with North Korea’s current estimated weapon yields could result in as many as 2.1 million fatalities and 7.7 million injuries.”