Mattis warns North Korea of ‘massive military response’ if it threatens US, allies

Daily News Article - September 6, 2017


1. The first paragraph of a news article should answer the questions who, what, where and when. List the who, what, where and when of this article. (NOTE: The remainder of a news article provides details on the why and/or how.)

2. What provocative actions has North Korea taken over the past few months?

3. What warning did U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis issue to North Korea in statement outside the White House on Sunday?

4. How did the Hill reporter characterize North Korea’s recent actions?

5. What statement did the White House issue Sunday night following President Trump’s phone call with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe?

6. Ask a parent: Do you agree or disagree with the Trump administration’s threat of military retaliation should North Korea attack us or our territories or allies? Please explain your answer.