13 iunie 2018

A Blow to Interventionists, as US and North Korea Move Toward Peace

counterpunch.org

Photo by Dan Scavino Jr. | Public Domain Critics and pundits have been reacting dismissively to President Donald Trump’s engagement with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. A few weeks ago Donald Trump was going to start World War III with the Korean peninsula’s “Rocket Man,” or so observers said. Now, the prospect for peace, which has never been formally codified by treaty with North Korea since 1953, seems to have critics equally vexed and upset. Yet, hoping for peace to fail in order to prevent Trump [...]