Nuclear launch button on my desk, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's New Year message

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said he was always within reach of the nuclear button in a defiant New Year message today after months of escalating tensions over his country's weapons programme.

Nuclear launch button on my desk, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's New Year message

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said he was always within reach of the nuclear button in a defiant New Year message today after months of escalating tensions over his country's weapons programme.

"The nuclear button is always on my table. This is not blackmail but reality," said Kim, reiterating his claims that North Korea was a nuclear state. 

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