Tillerson: Trump ‘Felt It Necessary To Issue a Very Strong Statement Directly to North Korea’

‘The American people should sleep well at night’

TILLERSON: "Americans should sleep well at night. I have no concerns about this particular rhetoric over the last few days. I think the -- the president again as commander-in-chief, I think he felt it necessary to issue a very strong statement directly to North Korea. But I think what the president was just reaffirming is the United States has the capability to fully defend itself from any attack and defend our allies, and we will do so. And so the American people should sleep well at night."

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