US Military Expert Reveals How Many ‘Would Die Every Day’ In War With North Korea

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We all like to think we’d know how a war between the US and North Korea would play out. 

Trump fires some missiles, Kim Jong-un fires some back – or vice versa – and both sides suffer obscene fatalities until one of them says ‘Hey, maybe we shouldn’t be killing innocent people in our own dick-measuring competition?’

We don’t spare a moment to just how fatalities there could be, say, on a daily basis.

Well, one retired US Air Force brigadier general has decided to enlighten the public on the godforsaken mortality rate.

Rob Givens told the LA Times:

Too many Americans have the view that [war with North Korea] would be like the invasion of Iraq or Afghanistan, or like combat operations n Libya or Syria, but it wouldn’t remotely resemble that.

Givens said the Pentagon estimates as many as 20,000 people a day could be killed in South Korea.

Donald Trump has warned North Korea that the US is ready to engage in war with the rogue nation, ‘if we have to’.

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He said:

We are totally prepared for the second option, not a preferred option.

But if we take that option, it will be devastating, I can tell you that. Devastating for North Korea. That’s called the military option. If we have to take it, we will.

Scary times we’re living in. Spoons anyone?