Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi recently referred to the escalating tension between the United States and North Korea and said, “The two sides are like two accelerating trains coming toward each other, and neither side is willing to give way.” Are both sides preparing for a head-on collision?
ZoominKorea’s Hyun Lee spoke to Brian Becker on Sputnik News’ “Loud and Clear” about the danger of a potential U.S. military strike against North Korea.
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Last week, an official letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un proposing an inter-Korean summit was delivered to South Korean president Moon Jae-in. If realized, it would be the third inter-Korean summit in the history of the divided Korean Peninsula.read more
The dominant American narrative of South Korea depicts U.S.-South Korea relations as an enduring and equal partnership in the face of a shared enemy. What belies this comforting bilateral scenario, however, is the cynical U.S. response to recent joint ROK–DPRK initiatives leading up to the winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.read more
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