Mattis: ‘Storm clouds gathering’ over Korean Peninsula

AP Photo/Robert Burns Defense Secretary Jim Mattis greets soliders at Fort Bragg, N.C., Friday.

FORT BRAGG, N.C. — “Storm clouds are gathering” over the Korean Peninsula, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis declared Friday. And as diplomats try to resolve the nuclear standoff, he told soldiers that the U.S. military must do its part by being ready for war.