Trump: Japan will be able to shoot North Korean missiles ‘out of the sky’ with US military equipment

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TheHill—President Trump on Monday encouraged Japan to purchase United States military equipment, noting Japan will have the ability to defend itself against North Korea’s aggression.

Donald Trump Asked Why 'Samurai' Japan Isn't Shooting Down North Korean Missiles. President Donald Trump has headed to Japan at the head of an 11-day Asian tour, with last-ditch efforts to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis before it spirals out of control at the top of the agenda. And, true to form, the guy is not exactly being a confidence builder with respect to his understanding of missile defense systems.