Just days after U.S. Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin's visit to Seoul, North Korea denounced Washington's moves with a 'nuke for nuke' warning. Pyongyang has blamed Washington for pushing the situation in the Korean Peninsula to an extreme red-line. The United States reaffirmed its 'ironclad' commitment to South Korea through deploying strategic assets and scaling up combined military drills with Seoul. North Korea has warned saying it will take the toughest reaction to any military attempt of the U.S. on the principle of 'nuke for nuke and all-out confrontation for an all-out confrontation'. Hindustan Times Videos bring you news, views and explainers about current issues in India and across the globe. We’re always excited to report the news as quickly as possible, use new technological tools to reach you better and tell stories with a 360 degree view to give you a better understanding of the world around you.