Watch for North Korea to turn over the remains of some Americans who died 65 years ago. Trump will say it’s a triumph. But what about the nukes? No talk of turning those over.
Severe measures are now required. Up to now, a patient Washington has been encouraging even more dangerous Chinese behavior.
“The problem is, we’re afraid Trump wants to get rid of troops there altogether,” said one current U.S. official.
South Korea has just complicated the already fraught negotiations with Kim Jong Un by raising the question of his heavy artillery zeroed in on Seoul.
The South Korean thriller released last year takes us to the brink of peninsular apocalypse, and now it’s playing on Netflix.
Robert Work, the one-time deputy defense secretary, warns that Trump’s shock announcement to pause drills with South Korea is a gift to Moscow and Beijing.
North Korea’s reaction to Trump canceling the Singapore summit was not what one might expect. The door’s still open, but deep misunderstandings remain.