North Korea's Kim puts army on alert; U.S. warns it can intercept missile

North Korea's Kim puts army on alert; U.S. warns it can intercept missileBy Idrees Ali and Christine Kim WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) – Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned on Monday that the U.S. military would be prepared to intercept a missile fired by North Korea if it was headed to Guam, while North Korean leader Kim Jong Un alerted his army that it should always be fire-ready. Mattis told reporters that the U.S. military would know the trajectory of a missile fired by North Korea within moments and would “take it out” if it looked like it would hit the U.S. Pacific territory.



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