North Korea has been warned US military intervention would be “tragic on an unbelievable scale” amid fears of WW3. As tensions escalate on the Korean peninsula, Washington insists it will work with the UN, Japan, China and South Korea to reach a solution.  But US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis refused to rule out a military solution.   launched its

latest missile test on Saturday in defiance of international sanctions as the UN Security Council demanded Pyongyang halt all ballistic missile tests.  Talks continue to gather pace amid fears Kim Jong-un will carry out a sixth nuclear tests imminently.  North Korea has vowed to develop a missile mounted with a nuclear warhead that can strike the mainland , saying the programme is necessary to counter US aggression. READ MORE