North Korea warns US: don’t mistake our good mood for ‘weakness’ ahead of talks

North Korea warned the United States on Sunday not to misread peace overtures as a sign of weakness, accusing the Trump administration of deliberately provoking Pyongyang with tough talk and a show of military strength.
“It would not be conducive to addressing the issue if the US miscalculates the peace-loving intention of the DPRK [North Korea] as a sign of ‘weakness’ and continues to pursue its pressure and military threats,” a spokesman for the North Korean foreign…