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Trump: U.S. "getting nothing" out of North Korea

Soldiers applaud yesterday in Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the election of late North Korean leader Kim Jong Il. Photo: Jon Chol Jin / AP

Trump called out American efforts to deal with the North Korean threat Monday morning on Twitter, noting the U.S. has been "getting nothing" out of it for 25 years.

Why it matters: This follows Trump's weekend tweet noting "only one thing will work" with North Korea, which his budget director, Mick Mulvaney, clarified was a reference to military options.