"So I want them (the Pentagon) to stop sending dependents and I think it's now time to start moving American dependents out of South Korea", Graham said.
South Korea's military is pushing for a broader three-pronged defense platform against the North's threats and provocations - the Kill Chain pre-emptive strike system, the Korean Air and Missile Defense (KAMD), and the Korea Massive Punishment and Retaliation (KMPR) scheme.
The two countries are set to begin their largest ever co-operative air exercise - dubbed Vigilant Ace - on Monday, with 230 aircraft, including F-22 Raptor stealth jet fighters, ready to take flight.
A parliamentary committee on defense on Saturday approved a resolution to condemn North Korea's latest long-range missile test and its violation of an armistice agreement that ended the 1950-53 Korean War.
Japan panel agrees on April 30, 2019 for emperor's abdication
A law enacted in June allows Akihito, who turns 84 on Dec 23, to step down, but details have yet to be worked out. Japan's constitution defines the emperor as a symbol of the state and the people, without political power.
The national security advisor reiterated that the North Korean threat is "increasing every day" and explained that we're "in a race to be able to solve this problem".
North Korea said the U.S. is "begging" for a nuclear war by planning the "largest-ever" joint aerial drill with South Korea just after concluding an exercise with nuclear-powered aircraft carriers.
A South Korean defense official confirmed to CNN on Sunday that the USA is sending dozens of high-end fighters, bombers and support aircraft to the drills.
It flew 600 miles (950 km) before splashing down in waters near Japan and is potentially capable of striking targets as far as 8,100 (13,000 km), which would put Washington within reach.
Jones, Bailly and Fellaini to miss Man Utd clash with Arsenal
United were beaten at Chelsea, Tottenham and Arsenal in the league last season and drew with Liverpool and Manchester City . It is Arsenal , and that is hard enough without us being focused on other things. "Focus on this game".
Graham said he has had extensive discussions with the Trump administration about the situation. The exercises come after the North fired an intercontinental ballistic missile last Wednesday.
But the national security adviser said Kim was extremely unlikely to change his behavior "without some significant new actions in the form of much more severe sanctions" and "complete enforcement of the sanctions that are in place".
"I would need to see a bit more differences to fully believe they made this themselves", Dave Schmerler, a research associate at the James Martin Centre for Nonproliferation Studies, said of the launch transport vehicle. "But what we want to do is convince others, it is in their interest to do more", McMaster said.
Gunmen attack agriculture institute in Pakistan, wounding 11
Wali and another student rushed to his aid, hiding from the gunmen for nearly an hour before they were rescued by security forces. Noor Wali, a 19-year-old student at the institute, described a terrifying ordeal that began when he was woken by gunshots.