Rodong Sinmun, North Korea's official newspaper, said the volunteers had offered to join or rejoin the People's Army after the Korea Central News Agency (KCNA) issued a statement on Monday condemning new sanctions imposed by the United Nations in retaliation for North Korean missile tests.
"In North Hwanghae Province, 89,000 young men pleaded to enlist or reenlist on August 9 alone".
Over 100,000 citizens gathered in Pyongyang to support the government's pledge of retaliation against the United States.
Tension has been rising since North Korea tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles or ICBMs in July. Russia, however, said that the missiles were intermediate range. United President Donald Trump has personally praised India for this step. Trump has repeatedly stated that the White House has run out of patience with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
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North Korea threatened to strike the United States and its Pacific territory of Guam.
Earlier this week, the DPRK's military said it was considering a missile attack near the USA territory of Guam after President Donald Trump threatened Pyongyang with "fire and fury".
Sources close to the matter said that as of now, the attempts to convince North Korea to change its policy regarding the country's missile program have failed.
KCNA said: "The "sanctions resolution" is no more than the last-ditch efforts of those frightened by the might of (North Korea)".
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In the meantime, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Friday that there is a strong risk that Washington and Pyongyang could engage in military conflict. He said, "I think India's could help everyone, they could help North Korea to understand the seriousness of the situation".
"It's a total mismatch", Ivashov, who now heads the Academy of Geopolitical Problems, said of a possible confrontation between Washington and Pyongyang.
But amid global disquiet over the crisis, senior US officials have sought to play down tensions. "North Korea can't compete with America on any level".
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