Kim Jong Un

Donald Trump, The Peace President

Whether President Trump’s approach of dangling peace and prosperity in front of North Korea’s Kim Jong Un will achieve long-term peace remains to be seen, but it is certain that over the past 50-years the foreign policy establishment’s efforts in Korea have failed, where Trump has stopped the missile launches and nuclear tests. Americans should give peace, and President Trump a chance.

Trump should talk to Kim Jong Un, but with a stopwatch and conditions

Editors, Washington Examiner

Ultimately, as we say, we are not optimistic that talks will bring about any durable success, nor even that Kim Jong Un would join them constructively. But we also believe that peace demands every practical effort. Time is not on America’s side, but the balance of power is. Trump should talk to Kim and judge the North Korean leader by how he responds.

Bandow: Pyongyang Remembers Libya

It never was likely that North Korea would yield up its nuclear weapons. But the Obama administration’s Libyan misadventure makes that prospect even less likely.

North Korea Threatens More Strikes On U.S.

The Associated Press

After its cyberattack on Sony Pictures North Korea warns of strikes against the White House, Pentagon and "the whole U.S. mainland, that cesspool of terrorism." Obama says it is cybervandalism, not economic warfare.