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Rising tensions Between The USA and North Korea

Is the world going to end up suffering from hyperbolic war threats or ballistic missiles?
If history dictates the present, there will be no serious damage caused by the constant threats made against one another in this childish and undiplomatic back-and-forth between North Korea and the USA. David Kang, director of Korean Studies Institute at the University of Southern California, said, "The big thing we keep missing about North Korea is that their threats are always the second half of a sentence, and we ignore the first half. North Korea consistently says, 'If the United States attacks us first, we will fight back." What we need to keep in mind is that the threats made by either party are no indication of a first strike. This pattern of belligerent rhetoric is similar to previous years. Although the tone has changed with the current administration, the intentions remain the same - to make a move only if attacked. Why is Kim Jong-un making flamboyant demonstrations with missiles? To answer this question, we need to look a little deeper into the bubble he lives in. One that...