President Donald Trump has promised to “take care” of Kim Jong-un’s brutal regime but has not yet been successful.
Speaking exclusively to Express.co.uk, Dr Lassina Zerbo, executive secretary for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organisation (CTBTO) said North Korea must be stopped soon, or the globe may face the dire consequences.
He said: “This is precisely the big risk if the situation continues in the Korean peninsula.
“We have the Non-Proliferation Treaty, that was set forward to try to reduce the proliferation of nuclear weapon and this is how the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty came into play.
“If the Korean peninsula situation doesn’t find a suitable solution for the international community, the risk is others might come unilaterally, I’m not going to name anyone, but people might think ‘okay if the Koreans can do it why not us?’
“That is the risk to the Proliferation Treaty and to the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty too.”
Mr Zerbo added that it was the only region where nuclear testing was happening and there was a “fear” over not responding.
“There is a fear that if nothing is done, what temptation do we give to the rest of the…Read More