By Ted Galen Carpenter
The US appears heading without delay towards a war of words with North Korea as Koreans within the south, and countries world wide, anxiously witness mounting pressure. chippie and Bandow have a look at the dual crises now afflicting US coverage in East Asia: the reemergence of North Korea's nuclear guns application and the transforming into anti-American sentiment in South Korea. They query no matter if Washington's East Asia safety method is sensible with the looming prospect folks troops stationed in South Korea turning into nuclear hostages. wood worker and Bandow positioned forth the main provocative resolution but to this gnarled and unsafe situation.
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