World leaders urged North Korea to end what has been described as its "belligerent" and "paranoid" rhetoric after it threatened to reduce its enemies to a 'sea of flames.'
The bombast agave way to the bizarre as in the latest video released by Pyongyang. These North Koreans are celebrating the first anniversary of Kim Jong-Un's time in office.
British Foreign Secretary William Hague hosted the G8 leaders in London.
In Washington, U.S. President Barack Obama weighed in as well after meeting U.N. Secretary Ban Ki-moon.