North Korean leader and his wife – level 2
Kim Jong Un and his wife arrived at a flight combat contest. The couple watched the country’s air force firing targets on the ground.
North Korea wants to show the world that it is a powerful country. North Korea also threatens to carry out a nuclear test. Other countries worry that this country may be on its way to a nuclear arsenal.
Difficult words: threaten (to say that you will do something bad), arsenal (group of weapons).
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