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Is War With North Korea Inevitable?

Joseph64 Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 5:46 PM
"South Korea is not inherently weaker than the North." North Korea is not the problem. Everyone knows South Korea can kick the North Koreans all the way back to the Yalu river. The problem is China getting involved just like they did 60 years ago. If the South pushes the North back to the border, and the Chinese push back and we aren't there to backstop them, South Korea falls.
"If you see 10 troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you," said Calvin Coolidge, who ever counseled patience over the rash response.

Unfortunately, the troubles presented by North Korea's Kim Jong Un seem unlikely to run into a ditch before they reach us.

For Kim has crawled out on a limb. He has threatened to attack U.S. forces in Korea and bases in Asia, even U.S. cities. He has declared the truce that ended the Korean War dead and that "a state of war" exists with the South....