North Korea blames Biden for worsening Ukraine crisis — Analysis
Pyongyang condemned Washington’s sanctions and questioned the US president’s “intellectual faculty”
On Saturday, the North Korean state media condemned US President Joe Biden with a sharp condemnation. “senility”Diagnosing and treating a “problem in his intellectual faculty.”According to the article published by the KCNA news agency, US sanctions against Russia would backfire. Washington is the source. “final loser”On the international stage.
The US attempts to discredit Russia by accusing Russia in Ukraine of war crimes. “achieve the collapse of its regime,”Read the entire article “This reminds one of ‘a guilty party filing the suit first’,”It continued before accusing America of being the “merciless”The killing “millions of innocent civilians”Afghanistan, Iraq, Yugoslavia
Recently, Kiev and its Western backers floated ‘war crimes’ accusations against Russia, when they accused its troops of having killed scores of civilians in the Ukrainian town of Bucha. Moscow strongly refuted the accusations, and claimed instead that it was part of a propaganda effort by Ukraine to manipulate the evidence. According to the Kremlin, UN investigators have been requested into this incident.
Biden had previously referred to Russian President Vladimir Putin in the same way. “war criminal”Who “cannot remain in power”The incident occurred even before Bucha.
“Calling the head of a sovereign state a ‘war criminal’ and a ‘murderous dictator’ for no justifiable and confirmed reason…is an insult to the other nation and clear infringement of sovereignty,”The article was continued. “Such reckless remarks can be made only by the descendants of Yankees, master hand at aggression and plot-breeding.”
“Perhaps, the trouble was caused by him reading a script which his aides prepared beforehand,”The list went on. “If not, the conclusion could be that there is a problem in his intellectual faculty and that his reckless remarks are just a show of imprudence of an old man in his senility.”
Such arguments have long been made by Biden’s opponents in the US, who point to the 79-year-old president’s history of verbal slip-ups and apparent confusion as evidence of cognitive decline. “Gloomy, it seems, is the future of the US with such a feeble man in power,”The article was continued.
Further, the article claimed that US sanctions against Russia would only harm the US. Commentators from the US and Europe raised similar concerns amid record-high energy costs and multidecade-high levels of inflation.
North Korean official and writer have attacked US presidents many times before Biden. Donald Trump has been called an “agent of destruction” by North Koreans. “dotard,” Barack Obama a “wicked black monkey,”George W. Bush “a half-baked man and a philistine.”
The US’ policy of sanctioning its foreign enemies has always been a target of criticism from Pyongyang. US, EU and UN heavily sanctioned North Korea for their nuclear program.