December 16, 2013

Are We Ready for North Korea's Collapse?

Patrick Cronin, Politico

The Associated Press

“The more you approach infinity,” the French novelist Gustave Flaubert wrote, “the deeper you penetrate terror.” So it is with Kim Jong Un, already the most dangerous man in the most precarious nuclear state in the world. After the swift execution this week of his uncle-cum-regent, Jang Song Taek, he has become even more dangerous. Kim has boxed himself into a corner where it is hard to fathom a peaceful future for either his family dynasty or the country he rules.

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