Michael Peck Security, Asia The moment in 1950 the generals would like to forget. Key Point: Small defeats can still sting. In July 1950, North Korea defeated the United States Army. This wasn’t supposed to happen. In the summer of 1950, America was still savoring the glow of absolute victory in World War II. There was the Soviet threat, to be sure, and a Communist bloc swelled by the massive addition of China in 1949. But the United States still had the bomb, and the B-29s to carry the bomb,...The National Interest
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Without support from the U.S., other countries can’t go ahead with the talksTime
The U.N. Security Council will meet on Wednesday, at the request of the United States, over missile launches by North Korea and the possibility of an "escalatory" provocation after Pyongyang conducted what it said was a key test at satellite launch site.U.S.
The ambassador, Kim Song, said in a statement the "sustained and substantial dialog" sought by the United States was a "time-saving trick" to suit its domestic political agenda.globalnews.ca
The ambassador, Kim Song, said in a statement the "sustained and substantial dialog" sought by the United States was a "time-saving trick" to suit its domestic political agenda.Global News
The United States is ready "to simultaneously take concrete steps" toward a deal aimed at getting North Korea to give up its nuclear and missile programs, but the Security Council must be prepared to respond to any provocations, the U.S. envoy to the United Nations said on Wednesday.IN