North Korea has managed to overtake the Middle East when it comes to being the center of international attention. He now has most everyone’s attention including that of the U.S. and its military. The question is, what’s next?
The stakes are high, and the information that is shared with the public paints a very ominous picture. The unknowns are many. While our government obviously has classified intelligence that gives it a much more comprehensive view of the situation, there remain numerous factors that must be difficult to predict such as the state of mind of Mr. Kim and whether his generals will carry out any order he gives, regardless of how reckless.
Yet, it’s not just North Korea that is sending ominous signals. The fact that our senators were called to a classified briefing on North Korea by the White House indicates the seriousness of the situation. Are matters with North Korea coming to a head? And if so what will that look like?
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