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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