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Earlier on Friday, the president said the US military was "locked and loaded" to deal with North Korea, should the need arise.

The two leaders seem to want to out-macho each other, out-shout each other and it's very unhelpful because it prevents the diplomats from trying to find a diplomatic out.

Trump said he is returning to Washington on Monday for an important meeting and a press conference. "That's where policy should emanate, not from others".

"Make a list of potential concrete shelters near your home, workplace and school", the sheet said. It suggested building an emergency kit and having a family plan, and in the event of an attack, lying flat and avoiding looking directly at the blast.

Speaking at at an informal news conference at his golf resort in New Jersey, Trump said Friday that if North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attacked Guam, "he will truly regret it and he will regret it fast".

Japanese media said Tokyo was deploying its Patriot missile defence system. "And I want to stay right there right now". "But he's now foreign minister, he's got to follow the party line".

The president made the comments after meeting with UN ambassador Nikki Haley, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and national security adviser H R McMaster.

"You know what, that could happen.it looks so beautiful to me", Trump said.

Asked if the United States was ready if North Korea committed a hostile act, he said: "We are ready".

According to NukeMap, if a bomb the same size North Korea tested in 2013 was dropped on Guam, it would result in 2,180 deaths and 8,780 injuries.

Its creator Alex Wellerstein Tweeted about the sudden surge in activity on the site this week.

Relations between Washington and Pyongyang have been tense for months, in the wake of the North's repeated missile tests.

The White House added the relationship between Mr Trump and Mr Xi was "extremely close" and "will hopefully lead to a peaceful resolution of the North Korea problem".

It has urged the "relevant side" to exercise restraint, avoiding words or actions that raise tension. North Korea is, for all practical purposes, China's client state.

The North's official KCNA news service in an editorial blamed Mr Trump for "driving the situation on the Korean peninsula to the brink of a nuclear war", calling the US "the heinous nuclear war fanatic".

Speaking to Guam Gov. Eddie Calvo, he promised: "You are safe". "They create crisis and switch it for maximum gain, and they try negotiations".

The Pentagon said the United States and South Korea would proceed with a joint military exercise in 10 days.

President Donald Trump continued his aggressive statements to North Korea, warning them not to threaten or act against America or any of its allies.

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